With so many fantastic restaurants offering spectacular dishes to tantalize your tastebuds, it’s a tough decision more often than not to decide where to go for dinner. Here are our Thursday Picks for the Porch! Tell them we sent you and let us know what you think. We would LOVE to showcase your experiences!
Campania | Alpharetta, GA
The Pizzaioli at Campania treat each pizza they create as a journey to the origin of pizza.
I consider myself a pizza conniseur, and Campania is the best I’ve had. The detail that goes into their pizza is stellar.
Campania uses traditional double zero flour, natural yeast and sea salt. Only imported San Marzano tomatoes are used for their homemade Pomodoro sauce and authentic, imported Italian meats and cheeses such as, Calabrese salami, Parma Cotto, Prosciutto di Parma, Italian sausage, Mozzarella di Bufala, Fontina, Provolone, and Parmigiano Reggiano are featured.
Their unique hand-made oven is the star of the show at Campania. Made from bricks of volcanic soil from the Mt. Vesuvius region and created in Naples by master mason Stefano Ferrara, it is a masterpiece.
Recommendations from The Porch: The Sophia Pizza and the Charcuterie Board.
Mon-Thu 11:30am – 9:30pm
800 North Main St | Suite 100 | Alpharetta, GA 30009 | Phone: 770.559.4674
Saltyard | Atlanta, GA
In some ancient cultures, salt was a rare commodity that was given to guests as a sign of hospitality and friendship; eating salt under someone’s roof created a bond of obligation between a guest and host.
Small plates are a personal favorite, and no one does them better than Saltyard. There are always so many fabulous options to choose from, and small plates afford you the ability to try as many things on the menu as you like.
With the exposed rafters, sun–bleached reclaimed wood, and open kitchen, Saltyard presents a casual but ambient atmosphere that always offers an evening of good food and relaxation with friends and family.
Saltyard’s philosophy is spot on: “No pretention here, we serve delicious and that’s all that counts.”
Recommendations from the Porch: Chicken Live Pate, SFF Rabbit Wings, Pot de Creme
Monday thru Thursday, 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Friday & Saturday, 5:00pm – 11:00pm
Sunday, 5:00pm – 9:00pm
1820 Peachtree Road NW #101 | Atlanta, GA 30309 | 404.382.8088
Tavernpointe | Atlanta, GA
…the core principles of only using high quality produce and local and sustainable proteins are the focal point of the kitchen.
Tavernpointe opened in the summer of 2015 and has been a hit on the local food scene.
Tavernpointe is a public house, offering modern cuisine presented in a casual and comforting format. With a constantly evolving menu, including specialties such as Smoked Peruvian Style Meats and fresh pastas on the menu daily, Tavernpointe is a great place to host groups as well as a destination for a casual date night.
Madison Burch, bar manager for Tavernpointe, has designed a program which is centered around a diverse wine selection, progressive classic cocktails, house made jerk sodas and a 16 tap draft system, showcasing 14 beers and two cocktails on draft. Tavernpointe is open for lunch and dinner, featuring a private dining area which can seat up to 60 guests and an outdoor patio.
Recommendations from The Porch: Smoked Ruby Beets, Smoked Peruvian Meats
Monday thru Thursday 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Friday 11 a.m. -11 p.m.
Saturday 4 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Sunday 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
1545 Peachtree St. | Suite 101 | Atlanta, GA 30309 | 404-549-3954