THIS RESTAURANT HAS CHANGED NAMES Nancy G's Cafe & Neighborhood Bistro
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THIS RESTAURANT HAS CHANGED NAMES Nancy G's Cafe & Neighborhood Bistro Restaurant Review: Nancy G's has a friendly atmosphere where kids (or grown-ups) may draw with crayons on the table coverings. Noted for its Southern classic offerings such as fried green tomatoes with rémoulade for an opener and mains of fried chicken, cornmeal-crusted catfish, and shrimp and grits, the restaurant is named for its owner, Nancy Goodrich. Atlanta chef Ron Eyester was hired to reinvigorate its menu after a 10-year run. North Georgia trout, Waldrep Farms pork and Springer Mountain chicken are among the local suppliers. Grilled salmon from Nova Scotia’s Bay of Fundy comes medium rare as ordered. For sweets, fancy a huge portion of banana pudding. The kids' menu is a step up from those at most restaurants. There's even a doggie menu, if you're eager to dine with your personal pooch on the patio. The wine list is short but manages to hit many parts of the winemaking world, and all selections are poured by the glass. Standouts include the Stuhlmuller Chardonnay and Massimo Malbec. Free WiFi makes possible a relaxing working lunch. Brunch brings dishes such as a basic Benedict, omelets, bread pudding french toast and cornmeal pancakes. For folks attending concerts at nearby Chastain Park, pre-arranged picnic baskets may be picked up before the event.