Team behind Pho Dai Loi opens new restaurant plus other top metro Atlanta dining news from the week

The team behind Vietnamese restaurant Pho Dai Loi opened Pho Dai Viet earlier this month at 4279 Roswell Road in the Chastain Square development in Buckhead.

The eatery replaces burger spot Burger 21,

ExploreTomorrow's News Today first reported.

Pho Dai Loi also has restaurants in Forest Park, Chamblee and Duluth.

More metro Atlanta dining news from the week:

  • Brash Coffee is now open in the Atlanta History Center, Eater Atlanta first reported.
  • Brendan Keenan has been named executive chef at il Giallo Osteria & Bar. He previously worked as executive chef at Marietta restaurants Seed, Stem and Drift and has also worked at Woodfire Grill, The Sound Table and Bluepointe.
  • Southern Property Hospitality restaurant group announced four new chef appointments this week: New corporate chef hire Benjamin Meyer and Beni's Cubano executive chef Cesar Velazquez are now overseeing culinary operations for the company while Gary Finzer and Q. Matisse' Myers have been promoted to executive chefs at Gypsy Kitchen and The Southern Gentleman respectively.