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Eating Around Georgia Tech: 4 Rivers Smokehouse

4 Rivers Smokehouse opened up a few months ago in the old firehouse on Marietta across from Georgia Tech. They offer a variety of meats: beef, pork, chicken. They also serve a very wide selection of sides. A very helpful staffer explained that they are a chain out of Florida; this is their first out-of-Florida location. They food is prepared in their central kitchens and brought here.

I ordered a burnt ends sandwich. The meat was tender and with a bit of texture around the edge; the sauce was fun, a little spicy but not hot. The collard greens were quite good. I really enjoyed my fried grits cake with its ideal combination of comfort food components.


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