Quick bites: new One Flew South outpost, opening Umbrella Bar, brunch at Rowdy Tiger
Jackmont Hospitality and Chef Todd Richards will open a new outpost of flight south in June on the Atlanta BeltLine Eastside Trail at 670 DeKalb Ave., Suite 102. The popular Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport location will remain and continue scheduled service. Diners can expect the same menu – poke tacos, collard green ramen, lamb chops and sushi – as the airport with a few new additions.
Cuban sandwich and coffee ATL Cubanswhich has locations in Sandy Springs, Cumming and Chattahoochee Food Works, opened a fourth at 1050 E. Piedmont Road inside Belen De La Cruz Empanadas & Pastries.
Hello ATL Biscuit Cafe is open in the former Grant Park Coffeehouse space, 753A Cherokee Ave., across from Zoo Atlanta, serving cookie sandwiches, scones, pastries, soups, salads, and more.
Umbrella bar — a food kiosk by Poke Burri co-founder Seven Chan — will open Friday in the Central Food Hall at Ponce City Market. Inspired by stalls found in Korean night markets, the menu will feature twists on quick dishes and drinks like Japchae Dumplings, Bulgogi Beef Tater Tots, kimbap, bibimbap, fried Korean corn dogs and more. On the drinks side, they will offer Korean beers, soju and creative games on Korean cocktails. Umbrella Bar will feature an “island” counter in the center of Ponce City Market’s new food court wing, with an adjacent bar counter connected by an alley with colorful umbrellas and lights hanging from the ceiling.
5Church Buckhead is set to open for dinner on June 3 at the former Sage Woodfire Tavern space at 3379 Peachtree Road.
Rowdy Tiger Roof in Midtown will launch its upside down tea Brunch, with entertainment by famous local drag queens, on June 5. Brunch will take place every Sunday from 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. at 2 p.m., with the drag show from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. You reserve a table for up to six guests, a sectional table for up to ten guests, or individual tickets, which will be seated in the bar area.
Anna’s BBQ in Kirkwood is under new management after Lakesia owner Anna Phelps decided to retire after nine years. Alexander Coates, who took over the barbecue, said the menu and sides would remain the same. However, Phelps is not yet out of the food business. She and her daughter, Destiney, are going to launch their own food truck, Anna and Cali’s Cafethis summer, serving barbecue, burgers and fried fish.
The Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead will celebrate Queen Elizabeth’s Platinum Jubilee, marking 70 years of service to the people of the United Kingdom, with the Royal Corgi Afternoon Tea Service every Sunday in June. Guests are encouraged to don their finest royal attire for a selection of teas, sandwiches and pastries fit for a queen. All tea services will include appearances by special Corgi guests, with a portion of the proceeds going to a local animal sanctuary. Reservations for each seat at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. are required and can be made by visiting the link here, or by calling (404) 995-7545.