By Chris Fuhrmeister
A new Taco Mac is coming soon to Cobb County.
COBB COUNTY - Taco Mac is opening its newest location in Cumberland on Monday, November 10. The new T.Mac will feature the Atlanta chain's latest design from ai3 and is located at 3101 Cobb Parkway SE, Suite 210, near the future home of the Atlanta Braves. [EaterWire]
DECATUR - Ohio-based ice cream purveyor Jeni's is officially opening in Decatur Square on Friday, November 7. On Thursday, November 6, the shop will host a free ice cream party from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., and the first 50 people through the door will receive a limited edition print created by the Jeni's Splendid Art + Design Team. Jeni's Decatur is located at 545 North McDonough Street. [EaterWire]
AWARDS SEASON - The Georgia Restaurant Association announced the winners of its eighth-annual GRACE Awards on Monday. Among the honorees are Gunshow chef/owner Kevin Gillespie, who received the Innovator Award, and Todd Ginsberg, Ben Johnson, Jennifer Johnson, and Shelley Sweet, who combined to win Restaurateur of the Year. See the full list of winners online. [EaterWire]