Boba Theory Offers Bubbles With Little Trouble

Liwen Xu/Contributing As soon as my friend and I entered the inviting double doors of Boba Theory’s second store, located at Emory Point, I was immediately reminded of coffee shop culture. With dim lighting accompanied by jade green lamps, pots of plants and a table-and-sofa area, the new boba shop serves as both an aesthetic [...]

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Ebrik Spills the Beans at Carlos

Ayushi Agarwal/Photo Editor In the hushed candlelight of the Michael C. Carlos Museum’s third floor, Ebrik Coffee Room has set up the humble beginnings of its third location in a quaint corner. A rhythm of groovy indie and alternative music plays in the background.   Ebrik specializes in Arabic coffee, according to the barista. Popular [...]

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Chido and Padre’s Brings Baja to Buckhead

Liwen Xu/Contributing Writer Chido and Padre’s entrance welcomes guests with a brightly lit decor and drapes of bright magenta, delicate turquoise and sunset orange. Latin music streams from inside to match the colorful interior. Chido and Padre’s replaced Smokebelly BBQ in Buckhead in March. The lively restaurant focuses on Baja Mexican cuisine and fresh ingredients, [...]

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Koinonia Coffee Pops Up, Then Settles Down

Liwen Xu/Contributing Writer Koinonia means “community, fellowship or joint participation.” Tucked in the quiet suburbs of Westview neighborhood is a coffee shop that aims to facilitate just that — Koinonia Coffee ATL, a coffee shop that sits among the cafes, markets and hairdressers on Ralph David Abernathy Boulevard. Founder Eduardo Lowe named the coffee shop “Koinonia,” [...]

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‘Mochi’ Do About Nothing | Wagaya Comes to Emory Village

The day we finished our first semester of college in 2015, my friends and I drove to the Atlanta-based Wagaya Japanese Restaurant in Midtown.  The savory broth and chewy noodles really hit the spot, so we made it a tradition to go after finals every semester. Since then, I’ve sampled many ramen spots in and [...]

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