Kale & Fennel Salad at The Alden. Photo credit: Henri Hollis

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The October Hit List: The Alden, Bread & Butterfly, Banshee, and More


With a new season and the end of the year rolling in, the restaurant industry in Atlanta continues to evolve. The pandemic is still an everyday reality and as countless places shutter for good, others are opening their doors for the first time in hopes of survival. Here’s our list of locally-owned businesses to support throughout Atlanta, from a cafe that will bring you to Europe to a Memphis-inspired barbecue joint. 

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