Get your poké on at Ba Bellies

the growing affinity among Atlanta chefs for another Hawaiian favorite: poké. It’s essentially a fish salad, typically made with chunks of raw tuna marinated in soy sauce and sesame oil — although other types of fish and seafood can hit the plate — and accented with the likes of avocado, green onion, jalapeno, sesame seeds, wakame and roe…Try the fishy mélange at Ba Bellies

You want the poké, we’ve got the poké. Thanks for the mention, myAJC.

The Most Anticipated Atlanta Restaurant Openings, Summer 2016

Thanks for the mention, Eater Atlanta! We’re so excited to be so very close to opening!!

Memorial Day has come and gone, which means summertime is unofficially here. With the weather heating up, Atlanta’s restaurant scene is sure to catch fire in the coming months. We saw a number of major openings last year, and several more have already come online in the first half of 2016. With the future in mind, it’s time to take a look at the summer tracking guide, running through the most anticipated restaurants set to begin service before fall arrives. These are listed in alphabetical order, and we’ll update statuses as they open.

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Nuit Belge brings together tastes of Belgian beer and Atlanta food

Among a sampling of Atlanta restaurants at Nuit Belge, Cooks & Solders will pair Straffe Hendrik Wild with mussels, Georgia white shrimp escabeche and squid ink crostini. Holeman & Finch will pair Orval Trappist with house pâté de campagne, Orval beer mustard and smoked onion jam. And soon-to-open Ba Bellies will pair Three Taverns Theophan the Recluse Belgian-style Russian Imperial Stout with Valrhona chocolate, Vietnamese coffee ice cream, peanuts and sea salt.

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Get a first look at the lunch and brunch menus of Ba Bellies, opening soon in Norcross

Southern-Asian fusion restaurant Ba Bellies is set to open in Norcross in the next few weeks, and we’re giving you a first look at what to expect for lunch and brunch.

The spot from Nam Phuong owners David and Tina Nguyen and Chef Mike Yang, will serve lunch, dinner and weekend brunch in Norcross in the former Firenze space at 6025 Peachtree Parkway.

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