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Monday, February 11, 2013

Notes: From Bocado to the terror lurking in many restaurants

I lunched Friday with my usual crew at Bocado. This was after stopping by Gio's Chicken Amalfitano, hoping to introduce more friends to the restaurant's novel fare. But, alas, they are open for lunch on weekends only.

That's not to say that lunch at Bocado wasn't predictably delicious. My sandwich (right) included roasted pork, cracklings, arugula, fried lemon, and caper aioli. The cracklings reminded me of my favorite sandwich at the much-missed Super Pan ...

At Ansley Mall: Boardwalk Burgers has closed, and the rumor mill says a pizzeria will open in its place ... Panera Bread's management has taken the daring step of authorizing a tip jar on the counter. Use it, please ...

Warning to all you lovers of McDonald's, Krystal and Polished Nail Salon! Those are among the businesses at which customers were hit by an 11-member credit-card theft ring. Their method was more subtle than usual. Basically, they turned customers' credit cards into gift cards. The Lilburn Patch has the full story ...

Don't we all know that pigging out is a much more effective remedy for depression than pills? You can make your happy meals more pointed, though, by being ingredient-selective. You could make a sundae out of Greek yogurt, grass-fed lamb, and asparagus drizzled with honey and topped with a cherry tomato. Really, it cures the blues, and Rodale explains why ...

All right, restaurant operators. You're already being bugged by food writers checking out your health department inspections. I'm gonna start taking pics of terrifying bathrooms. Seriously.

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