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MetroFresh opening second Atlanta location and more dining news from the week

These are the stories that created a buzz on the metro Atlanta dining scene this week:

•MetroFresh Uptown is set to open to the public from 7 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 21, with regular hours starting Aug. 22. Located in One Midtown Plaza at 1360 Peachtree St. NE, this will be the second location for owner and retired actor Mitchell Anderson’s quick-serve restaurant. The first location is housed at Midtown Promenade, a shopping center near Piedmont Park and the Eastside Beltline. 

•Westside Pizzeria will move from its current location at 2341 Marietta Blvd. NW to mixed-use development Westside Village at 2260 Marietta Blvd. NW in 2020, What Now Atlanta reports. The pizzeria has been at its current location for 15 years.

•Chill-N Nitrogen Ice Cream plans to enter the metro Atlanta market, Atlanta Business Chronicle reports. No specific locations have been announced. 

•The Duke, an Irish pub from the restaurant group behind bars including Ye Olde Dunwoody Tavern, the Royal Oak and Iron Horse Tavern, is slated to open later this month on Ashford Dunwoody Road next to Spruill House, Eater Atlanta reports.

MORE DINING NEWS FROM THE WEEK:

Vietvana Pho Noodle House opening in Avondale Estates

Lazy Dog now open in Peachtree Corners

Sugar Factory opening in Midtown this month

Slutty Vegan to open location on Edgewood Avenue

Junior’s Pizza now open in Summerhill

Adalina closes in Buckhead after less than a year

Owner of O4W Pizza opening pizza shop in Virginia-Highland

Fin & Feathers now open on Edgewood Avenue

Nuts ‘n Berries taking over Rainbow Natural Foods space in Decatur 

Bakery, cafe coming to Pinewood Forest

Read the AJC Spring Dining Guide: The Atlanta barbecue issue

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