Antico Pizza to open neighboring gelato and coffee bar

By on August 8, 2012

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Pizzeria submits building permit application for Antico Gelateria across the street.

UPDATE (August 16,2012): UPDATE: Bar Antico and the Piazza slated for fall opening

Antico Pizza has plans to open a new Italian style ice cream and coffee concept across the street from its Midtown location.

The popular pizzeria, at 1093 Hemphill Avenue, submitted an application for a building permit to City of Atlanta for “Antico Gelateria,” at 1077 Hemphill. The space is a multi-family home located near the pizzeria’s parking lot across the street, according to a listing on

Antico Gelateria will occupy 1,989-square-feet of the multi-family house, according to the permit. An estimated $250,000 will be spent to build-out the space.

Antico was not immediately available for comment.

About Caleb J. Spivak

CJS is the Founder of What Now Atlanta. He was recently featured in The New York Times, Creative Loafing's "20 People to Watch in 2012," named "Lifestyle Blogger You Need To Know" by Rolling Out Magazine and highlighted as Atlanta's Metropolitan Male in fashion magazine, 944. WNA was named "Best of Atlanta" by Creative Loafing and Atlanta Magazine.


  1. Sam

    August 13, 2012 at 3:52 pm

    HELL YEAH!!!!! <3 me some Antico

  2. Jack

    August 15, 2012 at 2:55 pm

    Does anyone actually consider that Midtown?

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