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Atlanta Restaurants

Bones Steakhouse Atlanta

High Steaks Dining Recently, having done a considerable amount of work for an even more  considerable fee for some good clients and friends, they were forward enough to strongly suggest that I should treat them to dinner for all they had paid me, so at their choice we dined recently at Bones. Luckily

Miscellaneous Rants and Raves

I stopped in at Murphy’s (one of my favorite haunts) for lunch a few weeks ago, and having returned from a recent trip to Slovenia was pleased to see a Slovinian white wine on their “by the glass” list. It was $9.00 per glass, but you can also buy it in their

Bacchanalia – Is It Worth It?

On the occasion of our thirtieth anniversary, your food curmudgeon took Mrs. Curmudgeon to Bacchanalia to celebrate the event. Afterwards, the most frequently asked question by my friends was not “How was the food?” but “Was it really worth it?”. If you are from the school believing that the highest and best compliment you could pay

Azur Restaurant Dubrovnik, Croatia

To those of you who think of destination dining as a pleasant drive from Atlanta to the Highland Grill in Birmingham, allow me to push the envelope just a bit. On a recent trip to the coast my wife and I had grown tired of grilled fish and the ever

A Service Rant

Please allow me a rant on what I deem to be the deplorable level of service at most of the restaurants wherein I dine. It begins with that most hackneyed of phrases, “Hi, my name is (fill in the blank) and I will be taking care of you tonight. It