Buttermilk Kitchen. 4225 Roswell Road, Atlanta. 678-732-3274, buttermilkkitchen.com.
"Every time I go there, I feel like I’m trying something different," said Parkhurst about Buttermilk Kitchen, his family's go-to breakfast spot. "We usually try to get a lot of things for the table and share."
Credit: Becky Stein
Credit: Becky Stein
Favorite place for lunch:
My wife’s and my favorite place is Seed in Marietta. We love that place. We get more lunch dates than dinner dates. It’s quaint. It’s eloquent. It’s friendly people. Everything we’ve tried, food-wise, has been delicious. My favorite is the chicken schnitzel.
Seed Kitchen & Bar. 1311 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta. 678-214-6888, eatatseed.com.
Favorite place for happy hour:
The only time we’ll do something would be if we were going to a Braves game or something like that. We’d go over to the Battery. But, no place specific; wherever it’s not that crowded.
The Battery Atlanta. 800 Battery Ave., Atlanta. batteryatl.com.
Favorite place for dinner:
Our favorite spot is a little sushi place called Wagaya on 14th Street in Midtown. It’s a little hole in the wall you would drive by and not see. The people are friendly. The sushi is phenomenal, and we love sushi.
Wagaya. 339 14th St., Atlanta. 470-575-5799, wagaya.us.
Favorite place after an Atlanta United home match:
Our go-to spot would be Barcelona on the Westside. We love tapas. It’s easy eating at night, small portions. A little sangria never hurts, as well. That would be after a later game.
If it was an early game, and we had the kids, we’d probably go get pizza at Pizzeria Lucca. It’s over in Roswell. We don’t go to any other pizza places.
With teammates: Fadó, either location. They are supporters of the club. They always have soccer on the TV. Guys will go out from there afterward, but that’s usually when I head home.
Barcelona Wine Bar. 1085 Howell Mill Road, Atlanta. 404- 872-8000, barcelonawinebar.com.
Pizzeria Lucca. 96 Bulloch Ave., Roswell. 470-294-1222, pizzeria-lucca.com.
Fadó Irish Pub. 273 Buckhead Ave., Atlanta. 404-841-0066. And 933 Peachtree St., Atlanta. 404 260-7910. fadoirishpub.com.
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