Outside The Perimeter: Dantanna’s Sandy Springs


Krispy Kreme Bread Pudding

Everyone is familiar with the popular Atlanta upscale restaurant Dantanna’s ,who’s Buckhead location is known for its steaks and seafood. Since opening that location in 2003, you can now find Dantanna’s in other parts of the city including Sandy Springs. What sets this location apart is its neighborhood feel, but with a diverse menu that will cater to anyone, using fresh local ingredients.  Continue reading


New Menu Items at Genki Noodles and Sushi {Sandy Springs, GA}


Any opportunity I get to enjoy sushi I take advantage it. I’ve done posts on Genki Noodles and Sushi  in the past and I’ve used them for catering at my job as well. They’ve recently launched new menu items, so I went to the Sandy Springs Prado location on Roswell Rd. with my friend Alexis to check it out.  Continue reading

I Ventured Outside The Perimeter to Maya Steaks and Seafood

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Prime Beef Carpaccio

I’ve been in Atlanta almost 10 years and I am guilty (and slightly embarrassed) of being that Atlantan that never travels outside of the Perimeter. I recently had the opportunity to visit Maya Steaks and Seafood located on Roswell Rd. in Sandy Springs owned by Chef Mimmo Alboumeh who also owns the popular Red Pepper Taqueria. People seem to think the best restaurants are in town, but I’m here to tell ya, that is definitely not the case.

Maya Steaks is bringing your classic American style steakhouse to Sandy Springs, but with a Spanish flair in an upscale environment. It’s pretty quaint walking in and it is definitely a great date night place because of how intimate the setting. The lights are pretty dim and the seating is cozy. Our waiter Brian was very knowledgeable about the menu and made some really great recommendations that we used throughout the evening. Continue reading

Marlow’s Tavern has turned into one of my favorite places

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If you follow me on Instagram, then you know I’ve frequented Marlow’s Tavern on a number of occasions the last couple of months. I stopped in recently to try some items from their new “Bayou n’ Bourbon” menu that celebrates Cajun style food which is right on time with Mardi Gras season. Continue reading