Dessert shop Beard Papa's is set to open its first Georgia location in Peachtree Corners early next year. The store will be located in Peachtree Corners Town Center, What Now Atlanta reports, and will serve a variety of flavors of cream puffs including vanilla, chocolate, green tea and honey butter.
•New York chain Mamoun's Falafel announced it will open its first Atlanta location in the West Midtown Center between 17th Street and Northside Drive, next year. It's one of six planned locations in metro Atlanta and Athens. Founded by Syrian immigrant Mamoun Chater 45 years ago in New York, Mamoun's serves up traditional Middle Eastern dishes including falafel, shawarma and baba ganoush in the United States. Now operated by Mamoun's sons, the restaurant has locations in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. The Georgia Mamoun's locations will be overseen by franchisees Kalki Patel and Parimal Patal.