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Welcome Revival Yarn Shop to the guide2athens Family!



We are so excited to announce that yet another great locally owned business off of Prince Avenue will be joining the g2a team for the 2014-2015 year. Located in the “trendy” Bottleworks, Revival Yarns was founded in 2014 by co-owners Lindsay and Cara. Revival has been described as a place where knitters and crocheters can gather, be creative, hone their craft, an...

Tagged: revival yarns, knitting, athens, hobby, craft, bottleworks

Welcome J. Christopher's to the guide2athens Family!



It really seems as if everything in 5 Points is turning over…I feel like I see new businesses popping up here every day! They’ve got the wonderful BMA at Home interiors shop, Cinco y Diez, a trendy Mexican-inspired dining spot, new southern eatery The Pine (where Aroma’s used to be) and finally a “cannot miss” authentic cafe …J. ...

Tagged: jchristophers, breakfast, lunch, 5points, athens

Welcome Home.Made Catering to the guide2athens family!



We are so happy to welcome Home.Made Catering as part of our guide2athens family for the 2014-2015 season! Owner and Chef Mimi Maumus created Home.Made during her eight years working as the executive sous chef under renowned restaurateur and chef Hugh Acheson at Athens’ favorite Five and Ten. Mimi is now in the Home.Made kitchen full-time, and Home.Made has ...

Tagged: homemade, homemade, catering, local

Welcome The Iron Factory to the guide2athens Family!



We are so happy to welcome The Iron Factory to our guide2athens family and the 2014-2015 guide2 book! The Iron Factory, a Korean BBQ restaurant, is one of the newest additions to Athens having just opened on June 26th! Brought to you by some of our favorites, Jay and Diane Suh of Shokitini, The Iron Factory features tables fitted with their own cast iron hoods ove...

Tagged: the iron factory, korean bbq, karaoke, shokitini, new

Last call: get your business in the 2014-2015 guide2athens book!



As the summer comes to an end, the 2014-2015 guide2athens book is nearing completion! There are currently 102 businesses on the roster for this year’s book, including new additions like City Salon, Cinco y Diez, and Landmark Properties. However, it’s not too late for more new additions! Here’s a sneak peak at the current participators: Food & ...

Tagged: g2a, guide2athens 20142015