A selection of local eateries recently featured in the Gwinnett Daily Post:
· Houndstooth Grill & Tavern
Houndstooth Grill & Tavern exudes subtle elegance with attention to details, from the brown paper strings tied neatly around black cloth napkins to the intricate wall murals that reflect the restaurant's theme based on the sport of hunting. The restaurant offers a large variety of lunch and dinner menu options. Popular lunch items include sandwiches, soups and salads, while dinner favorites lean toward steaks and seafood. The scope of the menus, both lunch and dinner, means there's likely something for everyone, from burgers and fries to various pasta dishes.
6326 Grand Hickory Drive, Suite 200-A, Braselton, GA 30517. 770-967-2225
· Home Spun
Diners can get their fill of Southern fare at Home Spun, which has been open for 17 years at the same location. The restaurant offers different meat and vegetable combinations each day of the week. Popular meats are fried chicken and pork chops, while popular veggies include sweet potato souffle, turnip greens and fried green tomatoes. Homemade peach cobbler, apple crisp, fudge cake, strawberry shortcake and lemon pie will satisfy a sweet tooth, and customers can wash down their fixins with a tall glass of sweet tea.
4992 Nelson Brogden Highway, Sugar Hill, GA 30518. 770-932-1164
· Sunny's Cafe
The aroma of coffee and freshly cooked food might make your mouth water with anticipation as you enter Sunny's Cafe, which offers table seating in a cozy atmosphere. Sunny's Cafe offers breakfast and lunch items. Lunch selections include cold and hot sandwiches, salads and Korean dishes. The most popular lunch item is the chicken salad sandwich, followed by the Bul-go-gi - Korean-style beef or chicken with broccoli and carrots on a bed of steamed brown and white rice served with a mahn du, or pot sticker. Sunny's Cafe also offers a large selection of coffees and teas.
15 Scott St., Buford, GA 30518. 678-714-6869
· Big Fish Seafood Grill
Big Fish Seafood Grill plays on the nautical theme with its indoor and outdoor decor, from boats and lighthouses to shells and fishing nets. The restaurant interior is similar to a boathouse with booth and table seating as well as barstools at the bar area. While Big Fish primarily serves seafood, the menu is rounded out with steak, chicken and pasta. Seafood selections include tilapia, catfish, salmon, tuna, scallops, oysters, shrimp, squid and crab.
6385 Spalding Drive, Suite E, Norcross, GA 30092. 770-242-3230
· Sabri Kabab House
Sabri Kabab House offers traditional Pakistani foods prepared fresh, including spicy barbecued kababs and curries. Photos of each dish hang on the wall beside the order counter so customers know what they're getting. The most popular dish is the biryani, a rice dish that can be cooked with mutton, chicken or vegetables. Sabri also offers a lassi, a milkshake-like beverage made with milk, yogurt, ice and sugar.
6075 Singleton Road, Norcross, GA 30093. 770-236-0014