Category Archives: Dining

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday.

FLOYD MI ALAZAN 2 CENTRAL PL ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 80 BARTOW STURK’S WINGS AND THINGS (MOBILE) 18 CLEAR PASS ADAIRSVILLE, GA 30103 Last Inspection Score: 100 STURK’S WINGS & THINGS (BASE) 18 CLEAR PASS ADAIRSVILLE, GA 30103 Last Inspection Score: 100 GORDON BOWMAN’S RESTAURANT & CATERING 868 COUNTY LINE RD RESACA, GA… Read more

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Dining: Thatcher’s Barbecue & Grill opens in Summerville; latest stop for family fueled regional chain.

Dining: Thatcher’s Barbecue & Grill opens in Summerville; latest stop for family fueled regional chain.

  Photos courtesy of the city of Summerville Thatcher’s Barbecue & Grill has had Summerville in its sights for at least 18 months if not longer. For a community still dealing with the loss of hometown favorite Armstrong’s, just any ‘cue and stew wouldn’t do. At the same time, the small regional chain founded by John… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday. 71 (C) for Calhoun fast food spot.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday. 71 (C) for Calhoun fast food spot.

FLOYD Bojangles, Turner McCall, 86. BARTOW Daylight Donuts, Cartersville, 86. Pupuseria Dona, Cartersville: Mobile, 96. Base, 100. GORDON Popeye’s, Calhoun, 71. Previous score: 86 on Jan. 19. 4-1A Violation of Code: [511-6-1.04(4)(c)1(i)(ii)(iii)(v)(vi)(vii)(viii)] Observed raw chicken batter stored directly on top of slaw and cooked rice at walk-in cooler. Corrective Action: CFSM was notified about the issue, CFSM… Read more

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Dining: Rome, Cartersville favorites on the 2019 ‘Georgia 100 Plates’ list and rightfully so. But what did they miss? You tell us.

Dining: Rome, Cartersville favorites on the 2019 ‘Georgia 100 Plates’ list and rightfully so. But what did they miss? You tell us.

    It’s called Georgia’s 100 Plates, a selection of “100 outstanding plates from around the state Georgians know best.” The 2019 edition is posted and has a few locals included — including a repeat or two from past years. The list of dishes “locals love” for our area, as selected by the Georgia Department… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday.

FLOYD State Mutual Stadium, 91. BARTOW No reports. GORDON No reports. POLK Pizza Hut, Rockmart, 97. Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen, Rockmart, 90. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Food & Drink: Chicken Salad Chick hiring this Sunday. Krispy Krunchy Chicken opens Calhoun shop. ‘Bar Olympics’ return to Giggity’s, Rome City Brewing July 27. Doughnut deal this Friday.

Food & Drink: Chicken Salad Chick hiring this Sunday. Krispy Krunchy Chicken opens Calhoun shop. ‘Bar Olympics’ return to Giggity’s, Rome City Brewing July 27. Doughnut deal this Friday.

  Chicken Salad Chick is opening soon on Martha Berry; job fair is Sunday. Interviews are set at 800 Martha Berry Blvd. at 2, 4 and 6 p.m. You can preapply here. The pitch: “Are you seeking a fun and rewarding job that guarantees Sundays off? We can’t wait to tell you about this amazing… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday.

FLOYD No reports BARTOW Subway, Ga. 20, 99. AMC 12 theaters,  97. GORDON No reports. POLK Huddle House, Cedartown, 88. Buffet Queen, Cedartown, 90. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

FLOYD Floyd Medical Center/Starbucks, 88. Brookdale, Rome, 93. Wendy’s, Martha Berry Boulevard, 92. BARTOW Fairfield Inn & Suites, Cartersville, 96. GORDON Krispy Krunchy Chicken, Calhoun, 99. POLK The Avenue, Cedartown, 97. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Updated: Bucket o Shrimp ribbon cutting, soft opening is Tuesday. ‘So close’ for Thatchers in Summerville. Plus: Krab Kween and Dos Bros.

Updated: Bucket o Shrimp ribbon cutting, soft opening is Tuesday. ‘So close’ for Thatchers in Summerville. Plus: Krab Kween and Dos Bros.

    Bucket of Shrimp to arrive even earlier; noon ribbon cutting, soft opening until 3 p.m. Tuesday: That’s the word this Monday morning from the folks behind Bucket o’ Shrimp coming to 1517 Dean Ave. in Rome. The latest word: “Tuesday, July 16, is the ribbon cutting at noon and soft opening. We’re open… Read more

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Dining: Bucket o’ Shrimp expected to open Tuesday on Dean Avenue in East Rome.

Dining: Bucket o’ Shrimp expected to open Tuesday on Dean Avenue in East Rome.

  UPDATED MONDAY, JULY 15: Bucket of Shrimp to arrive even earlier; noon ribbon cutting, soft opening until 3 p.m. Tuesday: That’s the word this Monday morning from the folks behind Bucket o’ Shrimp coming to 1517 Dean Ave. in Rome. The latest word: “Tuesday, July 16, is the ribbon cutting at noon and soft… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

FLOYD Coosa Country Club, pool hut, 96. BARTOW Character’s barbecue, Adairsville, 96. LakePoint Station Sweets, Emerson, 87. Taco Bell, Adairsville, 96. GORDON Krystal, Calhoun, 91. POLK Exotic-Que,  Rockmart: Base, 100. Mobile, 100. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dos Bros Mexican Grill adds signage, should open in two to three months off Shorter. Nanny G’s at the Covered Bridge bakery opening in Euharlee. Buffalo Luke’s to replace Cheeseburger Bobby’s in Calhoun?

Dos Bros Mexican Grill adds signage, should open in two to three months off Shorter. Nanny G’s at the Covered Bridge bakery opening in Euharlee. Buffalo Luke’s to replace Cheeseburger Bobby’s in Calhoun?

  Dos Bros Mexican Grill continues to prep for its opening in Rome at Carter Avenue, next door to Mathis True Value Hardware, just off Shorter Avenue. Recent building permits show Mike and Mark Mathis have been busy preparing the location with electrical and plumbing updates. This update from the restaurant group: “You know how things go… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday. 60 (U) for Rome restaurant.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday. 60 (U) for Rome restaurant.

FLOYD Mi Alazan, Rome, 60. Previous inspection: 81 on Nov. 5. 1-2A Violation of Code: [511-6-1.03(1)(a)-(c)1,4,5,6-14,15, 16] Observed CFSM not performing duties by ensuring all food workers are maintaining safe food handling practices and guidelines as required by state regulations. Personnel will be trained, re-trained on all food safety guidelines. This will be rechecked  New Violation. 1-2B… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday.

FLOYD Lovejoy Community Services, Branham Road, 91. Bucket o Shrimp, Dean Avenue, has posted an inspection sheet/score of 100 but it is not among the reports showing up this morning. We’ll check for more. BARTOW No reports. GORDON No reports. POLK No reports. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

FLOYD No reports BARTOW No reports. GORDON No reports. POLK Cedar Springs Health and Rehab, Cedartown, 99. Papa John’s pizza, Cedartown, 99. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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