Kool Korner Sandwiches and Crazy Cuban

Here’s another slice of the storied history of Atlanta’s most beloved cuban restaurants. The first one, about Havana Sandwich Shop and its successors Havana and Havana Grill is here. nce upon a time (AKA 1985), a couple named Ildefonso and Lucia Ramirez opened a cuban sandwich shop on 14th Street in Midtown Atlanta called Kool […]

Little Cuba

A couple of weeks back, I went to lunch with fellow RMIers Claire, Anish, and Chibuzo at Little Cuba up in Chamblee. This modest little restaurant resides in a strip center. I neglected to take a photo of the exterior, but you can check one out on Pig Out Spot’s Little Cuba post for an […]

Papi’s Cuban & Caribbean Grill

Papi’s Cuban and Caribbean Grill is a small Atlanta-based chain of (unsurprisingly) cuban and caribbean restaurants. There are to my knowledge five Papi’s locations, and if I had to guess, I’d hazard that this midtown location was the first. I have driven by this corner countless times over the years, but had never stopped by […]

Havana Restaurant

Exciting news folks! We are now North of Clairmont! This intersection is our first big landmark in the journey. After El Potro, there’s a lot of apartments, some medical-type buildings, and A Aroma Cafe, which doesn’t seem to serve anything that isn’t pre-made, making it some sort of walk-in vending machine. Which might be nice […]