Novo Cucina
Novo Cucina

Novo Cucina is now open for lunch and dinner in the Dunwoody Hall shopping center on Chamblee Dunwoody Road. Created by Richard Ullio (Soto Soto, Fritti), the Italian menu features pizza, pasta, salads and a large wine selection.

The Southern Gentleman at Buckhead Atlanta is now offering lunch service daily from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., featuring a variety of field green salads, Southern sandwiches and larger plates for leisurely lunches. For more information, visit

Fast food franchise Wingstop has opened its first location at 2941 North Druid Hills Road. Wings are cooked to order with sauces like teriyaki, lemon pepper and garlic parmesan. For more, visit

Tomorrow’s News Today reports that Varasano’s Pizzeria will open a new outpost in Perimeter Mall in Dunwoody in June. The new restaurant will have a sports bar vibe with 30 big screen televisions and a private “speakeasy” that will allow smoking and a full bar.

Restaurant reservation website OpenTable has named its Top 100 Hot Spot Restaurants in America, which includes three in Atlanta: Cooks & Soldiers, do Restaurant at The View and UMI. See the full list at

Restaurant delivery service Caviar has expanded to Atlanta offering food direct to your door from independent restaurants including Bell Street Burritos, The Pie Shop, 7 Hens, Empire State South, Makan, The Nook, Chai Pani, Le Metro Creperie, LottaFrutta, Doc Chey’s Dragon Bowl, BLT Steak, Mix’d Up, Smoke Ring, The Warren City Club, Spoon, NaanStop, Dave’s Cosmic Subs, Panbury’s Double Crust Pies and Stone Soup Kitchen. More options will be coming soon. Order online at or download the free app for iPhone or Android.

Woodfire Grill, a mainstay on Cheshire Bridge Road for more than a decade, will close May 20.

Le Bilboquet

Le Bilboquet at Buckhead Atlanta has opened a Bilbo To-Go, a walk-up window at the corner of the building with health-focused, ready-to-eat food and drink options.