Noon Midtown closes
The rumors have been circulating for the past week (Here and here), but owner Katie Birmingham has confirmed, via email, the unfortunate news: After nearly two years in business, Noon Midtown on Crescent Ave. closed their doors on Jan. 7th. Known for serving breakfast and lunch, owner Katie Birmingham briefly added extended dinner hours in April of ’10, but the dinner service was short lived. There is no news on what will take the restaurants place.
In Other News…
Mellow Mushroom founder opens new pizza place
Rock Back Pizza and The Morning Glory Café, a new rockabilly themed pizza parlor in Newnan, opened Jan. 3rd. Started by Biff Farmer and Rocky Reeves, – one of the original founders of the popular pizza franchise Mellow Mushroom- Rock Back offers pizza, calzones, and sandwiches. Some of the unique pizza choices include a BBQ pulled pork pizza, and the Pesty-Billy pizza, topped with pesto sauce, shrimp, bacon, and onions. 5 p.m-10 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 5 p.m.-midnight Saturdays-Sundays. 311 Newnan Crossing Bypass, Newnan. 770-251-2252, www.rockbackpizza.com, $-$$
-By Jon Watson, Food & More blog