Kirkwood Bar & Grill’s liquor license application denied by Mayor

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Restaurant owner notified of denied license through local publication, waiting for official City notification. UPDATE (June 11, 2013): Kirkwood Bar and Grill has ‘officially’ closed After its temporary liquor license was put in front of the city’s License Review Board in December, Kirkwood Bar and Grill will not be granted a liquor license in 2012, East Atlanta Patch first reported. … Read More

Caleb J. SpivakKirkwood Bar & Grill’s liquor license application denied by Mayor

Kirkwood’s ‘The Pullman’ announces it’ll open January 13

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American-style eatery tweets opening information Friday. The Kirkwood neighborhood is getting a new restaurant. The Pullman, which is replacing the now shuttered Jak’s All Inn (formerly Ace’s Bar and Grille), announced it will open soon in a tweet Friday. “Opening night is January 13th!,” The Pullman tweeted. “So excited to be able to announce that finally!” Although The Pullman’s menu … Read More

Caleb J. SpivakKirkwood’s ‘The Pullman’ announces it’ll open January 13

Residents try to shutter Kirkwood Bar and Grill; Owner tweets they’re racist

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Neighborhood fights for city to deny restaurant its liquor license. Owner pouts on Twitter. UPDATE (Jan. 30, 2012): Kirkwood Bar & Grill’s liquor license application denied by Mayor Remember David Johnson, the restaurateur who recently reopened Kirkwood Public House as Kirkwood Bar and Grill? No? We’re not surprised. Let’s refresh your memory on some background: Johnson purchased the shuttered Kirkwood … Read More

Caleb J. SpivakResidents try to shutter Kirkwood Bar and Grill; Owner tweets they’re racist

Jak’s All Inn (formerly Aces Bar and Grille) closes

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Kirkwood neighborhood calls restaurant’s bluff. Jak’s All Inn has closed in Kirkwood. Formerly a dive bar called Aces Bar and Grille, the restaurant at 1992 Hosea L. Williams Drive closed in May with plans to reopen under a new name and concept. Josh Adam Kahn, who opened Aces six years ago, reopened the dive bar as Jak’s All Inn, implementing … Read More

Caleb J. SpivakJak’s All Inn (formerly Aces Bar and Grille) closes