Food & Chefs: Breaking Chews! Taste of Atlanta and Burger Battle

Published by: David Danzig on Sunday October 14th, 2018

David Danzig

Monster festivals are coming!  Next weekend, October 19-21 jump on two BIG ones! 

Celebrating its 17th year in 2018, Taste of Atlanta is the city's premier food and drink festival showcasing the local restaurant scene and attracting food lovers from the region and beyond. Throughout three days of bites and bevs, more than 90 of Atlanta’s favorite restaurants will show off their most craveable dishes alongside live on-stage cooking demos and group classes from top chefs, and an all-inclusive Friday Night ‘World of Taste’ Kickoff Party with outstanding food and music. Photos from past festivals can be found here.

Or check out The third annual Best Burger Battle Saturday, October 20 from 1pm-5pm at Lenox Square. The event features over two dozen of the best local burger joints, bourbon, blues, and brews that Atlanta has to offer.   2018 Best Burger Battle participants include: American Cut Steakhouse, ATL Taco, Butcher & Brew, Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse, Dixie Q, El Super Pan, Farm Burger, Grub Burger Bar, Jim Adams Farm & Table, KirbyG’s, Local Republic, Marlow’s Tavern, NFA Burger, Oak Steakhouse, Public Kitchen and Bar, Shake Shack, Seven Lamps, The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar, THERE Brookhaven, Village Burger, Williamson Brothers BBQ and Zinburger, among others.  The event is 21+.  Tickets can be purchased here