Savannah restaurants contribute to ‘Smash the Pastry-archy’ cookbook

Savannah restaurants contribute to ‘Smash the Pastry-archy’ cookbook

Proceeds benefit Planned Parenthood Southeast
FOR MANY years, Planned Parenthood Southeast (PPSE) has received proceeds from the hard work and talent of Georgia bakers and eateries who have led the annual Cookie Grab in Atlanta and Cookies for Choice in Savannah.

Auspicious timing

Popular bakery’s new location employs pre-order system, distancing measures
You can go into seemingly just about any restaurant in Savannah and find a baked good created by Auspicious Baking Company

Local restaurants pivot for new business during the pandemic

The 5 Spot and Cotton & Rye talk about pop-ups, outdoor dining, and adaptation

Meals for Medical organizer Jennifer Smith Green reflects on her movement

Meals for Medical was an easy way for people to help, and it benefited both medical workers and local businesses, two groups who’d be hit hardest by the pandemic

Savannah set to expand sidewalk dining options

Less-restrictive ordinance framed as economic recovery effort
TOURIST CITIES around the world have featured sidewalk cafes for as long as anyone can remember. Whether it’s Paris and its legendary thriving café culture, or newer destinations like Greenville, S.C., stylish al fresco seating is a key attraction for visitors and locals alike.

Find the food trucks: The week’s schedule

WITH the help of the Savannah Food Truck Force (, we’ve compiled this schedule of the week’s food truck appearances, through Sunday.

To open or not to reopen? That is the question

Local restaurants navigate public sentiment and mixed messages from government
WHEN GOV. KEMP issued his instantly controversial executive order allowing restaurants in the state to reopen dining areas this past Monday — albeit with many restrictions — local restaurant owners had to navigate a series of difficult, and ultimately completely individual, decisions: • What does reopening look like?

Tacos for a cause

Bull Street Taco and Location Gallery pair up for Moveable Feasts
As of this writing, Bull Street Taco has donated and delivered over 100 taco boxes, and Location Gallery is responsible for 37 of those boxes

Food News

Georgia Southern aquaponics farm on Armstrong Campus donates produce during COVID-19 pandemic The folks at FORAM Sustainable Aquaponics Research Center (SARC) on Georgia Southern University’s Armstrong Campus want you to know that sustainability is at the forefront -- even during a pandemic.

Local Farmbag: Fresh produce, direct to you

'We've been doing this for ten years -- we're not exactly new to this.'

‘Our team is our family’

Local food and beverage community finds common ground during pandemic
SAVANNAH-AREA restaurants — many already experiencing the disastrous economic effects of necessary COVID-19 measures — came together last week to petition Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp to initiate state-level relief for their industry.


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