Todd DeFeo

More than 20 restaurants confirmed for Taste of Buckhead

ATLANTA — More than 20 restaurants are now confirmed for the Taste of Buckhead.

Sponsored by the Buckhead Business Association (BBA), Taste of Buckhead runs from 6:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. on Sept. 24 at the historic Buckhead Theatre; general admission tickets are $50 and a limited number of VIP tickets are available for $75.

Confirmed restaurants are 521 Kitchen & Que, American Food & Beverage, A Piece of Cake, Bhojanic, Bistro Niko,Coast Seafood & Raw Bar, Corso Coffee, Davio’s, Del Frisco’s Grille, Doraku Sushi, Eclipse di Luna, F&B Atlanta,Georgetown Cupcake, Holeman & Finch Public House, Le Bilboquet, Maggiano’s Little Italy, Nancy G’s Cafe & Neighborhood Bistro, JW Marriott Buckhead’s Nox Creek Lounge Hotel Bar, Rock’s Chicken & Fries, Seasons 52,Thirteen Pies, Twist Atlanta and Your Pie.

In addition to the restaurants, several breweries and distributors will be offering samples to attendees. Confirmed participants include Red White & Blue Distributors, Monday Night Brewing, SweetWater Brewing Co., Bombay Sapphire, Speakeasy Spirits, IPV Trading, Virgil Kaine Whiskey, Chateau Elan, American Spirit Whiskey and Diageo.

VIP attendees have the opportunity to attend a reception at 7:30 p.m. There, they can enjoy chef demonstrations, sip special cocktails and try exclusive food items from JW Marriott’s Nox Creek, Gypsy Kitchen, Vine & Tap and others; they will also receive a gift bag filled with giveaways.

Gas South is the presenting sponsor of this year’s Taste of Buckhead. Other sponsors include Bank of North Georgiaand Georgia Primary Bank as gold sponsors and Metcalf Davis CPSs, Private Bank of Buckhead and Water USA as silver sponsors. Just Add Wine, Whole Foods, Peachtree Tents and Events and Balloons Over Atlanta are in-kind sponsor of this year’s event. Simply Buckhead is the presenting media sponsor, and The Atlanta Journal-Constitutionis a secondary media sponsor.

UBER is offering a special to Taste of Buckhead attendees to make sure they stay safe. By using the codeTASTEOFBUCKHEAD15, users will receive a free first ride up to $20.

Buckhead Atlanta is also validating two hours of parking in their parking garage, and each additional hour will be $3. Validation tickets will be distributed to attendees at registration.

For more information, including how to sign up as a vendor or for sponsorship opportunities, contact the Buckhead Business Association at (404) 467-7607. To purchase tickets, visit http://www.buckheadbusiness.org/taste-of-buckhead.

About Todd DeFeo
Todd DeFeo loves to travel anywhere, anytime, taking pictures and notes. An award-winning reporter, Todd revels in the experience and the fact that every place has a story to tell. He is owner of The DeFeo Groupe and also edits Express Telegraph and Railfanning.org.