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Hildebrandt’s — You Need to Go Here

Hildebrandt’s — You Need to Go Here

The name is an indicator of its heritage, but it’s the slogan that exposes the heart and soul of one of downtown’s oldest family-owned businesses, Hildebrandt’s: Part German. Part Southern. All Welcome. Located on 6th Street, Hildebrandt’s is still operated by the family that bears its name, and it still resides in the same Gothic […]

Cuisine Scene

Cuisine Scene

Bryan Mitchell didn’t grow up in Georgia or South Carolina, so the kind of cooking we’re used to isn’t something he had growing up. “I had never really had mac and cheese except for Kraft mac and cheese,” he said. “We had lima beans, but they were in a can. We had sweet potatoes, but […]

“Overnight” Success

“Overnight” Success

Walk into any of Diablo’s Southwest Grill’s four locations for the first time and a customer would be forgiven for thinking it’s a national chain. The décor is impeccable, the food is fantastic and the restaurant itself is filled with thoughtful touches like cell phone charging stations at each booth. “A lot of people in […]