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Formerly executive chef at ECCO and Latitude, chef Micah Willix has opened Community Smith in Atlanta

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NEW RESTAURANTS IN ATLANTA

Chef Linton and Gina Hopkins (Restaurant Eugene, Holeman & Finch Public House) will open C. Ellet's, a modern take on the classic American steakhouse. C. Ellet's, 2605 Circle 75 Pkwy., Ste. 400, Atlanta, GA 30339, no phone.
 
The Otherside Steakhouse at Uncorked on Main adds Southern touches to the steakhouse experience. While steaks are a focus, appealing chicken, salmon and a shrimp-and-grits dish vary the options. The Otherside Steakhouse at Uncorked on Main, 129B Main St., Villa Rica, GA 30180, 678-941-3699.
 
Food Terminal presents Malaysian fare in a bright, intelligently designed space in Chamblee. Noodles are a signature item, but you'll also encounter five-spice seasoned pork belly with tofu and soft-boiled egg cooked in soy sauce; watercress prepared with black bean sauce; and mango sticky rice for dessert. Food Terminal, 5000 Buford Hwy. NE, Ste. B201, Chamblee, GA 30341, 678-353-6110.
 

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NOTEWORTHY ANNOUNCEMENTS

Anne Quatrano and Clifford Harrison have moved Bacchanalia Bacchanalia & Star Provisions Change Locations
Anne Quatrano and Clifford Harrison have moved Bacchanalia and Star Provisions to a building they own independently. Chef Joe Schafer remains as executive chef for Bacchanalia. The new building has been erected at the Ellsworth Office Lofts site on Ellsworth Industrial Boulevard, about a mile and a half from the original location. Local firm Perkins + Will is the project's designer. Bacchanalia, 1460 Ellsworth Industrial Blvd. NW, Atlanta, GA 30318, 404-365-0410.
 


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ATLANTA RESTAURANT CLOSINGS


Nexto will serve as a private events space for the summer. The restaurant is expected to start regular meal service again in Fall 2017. Nexto, 828 Ralph McGill Blvd. NE, Atlanta, GA 30306, 404-809-3763.
 
The Café and Lobby Lounge at The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead are closed for renovations. A new food and beverage concept is expected to debut in late Fall 2017. The Café, The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead, 3434 Peachtree Rd. NE, Atlanta, GA 30326, 404-237-2700.
 
Metro Diner has closed its Atlanta area location Florida-based chain Metro Diner closed its location in the metro Atlanta area. Metro Diner, 880 Holcomb Bridge Rd., Ste. 100, Roswell, GA 30076, no phone.
 
Doggy Dogg's Decatur shop is temporarily closed. Access has been limited due to work on the nearby sewer and water lines. Doggy Dogg, 310 E. Howard Ave., Decatur, GA 30030, No phone.
 

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