Photo: Curtis Compton
Photo: Curtis Compton

8 places to eat and drink in Atlanta this week | July 20 - July 26

If you like to eat and if you like to drink, there are some great events in the Atlanta area this week.

Monday, July 20- National Fortune Cookie Day (Multiple locations)

Dragon Bowl and Doc Chey's all day. To celebrate National Fortune Cookie Day, Dragon Bowl at Emory Village, Doc Chey's Morningside and Doc Chey's Grant Park will give guests a prize hidden inside a fortune cookie. One of those prizes will be an Apple Watch.

Tuesday, July 21- Beak to Tail Dinner (Sandy Springs)

Cibo e Beve at 6:30 p.m.  In a dueling competition, Cibo e Beve Chef Linda Harrell and One Flew South Chef Duane Nutter will battle to create a four-course dinner using chicken from Springer Mountain Farms. Guests will have the opportunity to vote on their favorite dish during each course. Drinks will be paired with each meal. Complimentary cocktails and hors d'oeuvres will also be served before dinner, and all of the prize money will be donated to the winning chef's chosen charity. Tickets are $60 and can be purchased by calling 404.250.8988.

Wednesday, July 22- Wine Down Wednesday (Buckhead)

Food 101 in the evening. Enjoy 3 selected wines for $10 or $12 at Food 101. A different wine region is featured every month. For more information, visit

Thursday, July 23- Punch Party (Buckhead)

Cook Hall at 5 p.m.  Spend happy hour at Cook Hall and receive a complimentary mug of boozy bunch and snacks. With a VIP Punch Card, you can track your party attendance. The restaurant will also provide 3-hour valet parking. For more information, call 404.523.3600 or visit

Friday, July 24- F'Off Fridays (Dunwoody)

Vino Venue at 5 p.m. Ditch work and enjoy $5.50 cocktails, such as the hibiscus sparkler and light bites. Check for more information.

Saturday, July 25- Food Demonstration (Midtown)

Green Market in Piedmont Park at 11 a.m.  Check out the Green Market in Piedmont Park as Chef Zeb Stevenson talks through his use of local foods to prepare seasonal dishes. The organic ingredients he uses will be available at the market for purchase. Visit for more information.

Sunday, July 26- Yoga on the patio (Roswell)

Osteria Mattone at 10:15 a.m. Cleanse from your previous week and prepare for your upcoming week with a free, relaxing yoga session on the patio of Osteria Mattone. Certified yoga instructor Laura Beisel will lead the class designed to help you unwind and de-stress with Vinyasa style yoga. The class will last one hour and is appropriate for all levels. Participants should bring their own mat and water bottle. Complimentary Bellini is available afterward, and guests will be entered in a raffle for free yoga classes and a $20 Osteria Mattone gift card. For more information, visit or call 678.878.3378.

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