Whether youre a lover of smooth red, fiery green or mellow yellow, its easy to appreciate the balance of heat and heart that goes into each of the curries at SPOON
. And while we can gush all day about the addictive qualities of the Kang Dang with tofu or the Panang with shrimp, Spoons noodles and specials (most notably the soft shell crabs) manage to live up to the hype thats hogged by the signature curry dishes. Lucky for the residents of Ormewood Park, Grant Park and East Atlanta, 2009 saw the arrival of Spoons Eastside location, meaning they now have to-die-for Massaman within stumbling distance. 768 Marietta St., 404-522-5655; 749 Moreland Ave., 404-624-4713. www.spoonatlanta.com.