Midtown Restaurant Veni Vidi Vici Closing May 31, 2015
Pano Karatassos announced the closing of the popular Midtown Italian eatery, Veni Vidi Vici today. “This was a difficult decision, since the restaurant has a loyal following,” said Karatassos. “However, and while we are and shall always remain dedicated to our base and loyal customers in our Atlanta restaurants, the growth of the company is moving in a much different direction. For more than five years, we have strategically concentrated our efforts on the development and expansion of our Atlanta and Florida ‘big box restaurants.’“
Niko Karatassos Named President / COO
Buckhead Life Restaurant Group, Inc., is proud to announce that Niko Karatassos, formerly Director of Operations, has been promoted to President and Chief Operating Officer. Niko, son of founder and CEO, I. Pano Karatassos, has worked in various positions in Buckhead Life for more than 20 years.
National Seafood Month
Get hooked on seafood in October during National Seafood Month at the Atlanta Fish Market. Throughout October, Buckhead Life and the Atlanta Fish Market will celebrate National Seafood Month by highlighting sustainable fishing, the health benefits of a diet rich in seafood and seasonal seafood choices including the return of the highly sought after stone crabs.
Corner Cafe Named One of the Top 100 Brunch Spots in America by OpenTable Diners
Corner Café has been named a winner of OpenTable Diners’ Choice Awards for the Top 100 Best Brunch Restaurants in America. The list of winners is derived from more than five million reviews submitted by OpenTable diners for more than 19,000 restaurants in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.
You’ll Laugh, You’ll Cry, You’ll Thank the Academy on March 2
Atlantans are invited to a one-night-only trip to Hollywood on Sunday, March 2, as premier contemporary Italian restaurant, Pricci, hosts the 16th Annual Academy Awards Telecast Viewing Party.
The Forecast Calls for Snow and Santa at Buckhead Diner
Local children will have a holly, jolly Christmas again this year at the 21st annual Breakfast with Santa at Buckhead Diner. The weekend event will offer sessions for families on Saturday and Sunday, December 14 and 15, beginning at 8:30 a.m. Normally sold out by Thanksgiving, the Breakfast with Santa tradition has become a mainstay for children all over the city as more than 80 percent of them are repeat guests.
Lobster Bar Sea Grille Opening Scheduled for August
Lobster Bar Sea Grille is the newest concept from the national award-winning Buckhead Life Restaurant Group of Atlanta, Georgia, and owners of the popular Chops Lobster Bar and City Fish Market in Boca Raton, Florida. Guests can look forward to a restaurant with a casual, sophisticated atmosphere complete with modern-contemporary nautical touches.
Buckhead Life Restaurant Group Outlines Future Plans
Atlanta’s premier fine dining company, the Buckhead Life Restaurant Group (Buckhead Life), unveiled plans today to position the company for the future starting with a nod to the company’s past. Fans of the former Pano’s & Paul’s can look for the opening of the new Pano’s restaurant in the late Fall of 2012.
PAULA DEEN, GIADA DE LAURENTIIS & HOST OF JAMES BEARD NOMINEES BRING CULINARY EXPERTISE TO THE COBB
The weekend of April 30 and May 1, 2011 the Metropolitan Cooking & Entertaining Show will return to the Cobb Galleria Centre with special events featuring Food Network and Cooking Channel stars and renowned chefs from across the region hosting cooking demonstrations.
Buckhead Life Restaurants team with Greenco Environmental
Buckhead Life Restaurant Group is pleased to report our 2010 compost totals. In an effort to stay ecologically friendly and aware, five of our restaurants have signed on with Greenco Environmental (“Greenco”) to recycle their food residuals.