‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’ star Peter Thomas to open Bar One in Grant Park

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Can reality T.V. make a failed restauranteur successful? God, let’s hope so. Because if air time on Bravo doesn’t make Peter Thomas’ restaurant a success, he’ll have to resort to singing back-up for Kim Zolciak. Ahem. Peter Thomas (husband to “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Cynthia Bailey) is opening Bar One — a tapas and music centric bar and lounge … Read More

Caleb J. Spivak‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’ star Peter Thomas to open Bar One in Grant Park

Cross between The Little Tart Bakeshop/Octane to open in Grant Park

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The Little Tart Bakeshop/Octane hybrid slated for The Jane at Grant Park The Little Tart Bakeshop, a bakery specializing in french-style confections sold at various farmers markets around town, is joining forces with Octane for a new Grant Park venture, according to Omnivore’s Laura Horton. Located at 437 Memorial Drive inside The Jane at Grant Park, — which houses Six … Read More

Caleb J. SpivakCross between The Little Tart Bakeshop/Octane to open in Grant Park

Abandoned airplane hanger in Grant Park begins restaurant conversion for 2011 opening

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Developer’s proposed name: “The Hanger.” It’s gonna be a super fly space. And that’s why several respected Atlanta restaurateurs have been trying to land a lease for the hanger, according to developer and longtime Grant Park resident, William Michael Shelton. Shelton talked with Creative Loafing in 2006 discussing the project and after nearly 5 years, the space will be ready … Read More

Caleb J. SpivakAbandoned airplane hanger in Grant Park begins restaurant conversion for 2011 opening