Food & Wine

Barrel and Board Tasting Room

St. Simons Bottle Opens Tasting Room

The Barrel and Board Tasting Room is a new addition at St. Simons Bottle. Come in for fine wines by the glass, custom cocktails, craft beer on tap, cheese plates and charcuterie, all in a nice, relaxing atmosphere, adjacent to the package shop.

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Certified Burgers Chef Dave Carrier at work

Benjamin Galland, h2o creative group

Read about the delicious offerings and community atmosphere at Certified Burgers & Beverage in this story by Lexi Snyder. Photos by Benjamin Galland capture the feel of this St. Simons Island grinder-to-griddle restaurant & tempt your tastebuds too. Read more

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Sea Island's Southern Grown Festival returns August 31-September 2 to celebrate all things Southern & we have details! Sea Island's own history of Southern hospitality is being served up in their new cookbook, Spirit of the South & we have recipes! Read more


Owner Zack Gowen & the Georgia Sea Grill staff

Julie Andrew

Georgia Sea Grill + 1% = A Winning Combination. EIL is joining together with the St. Simons Land Trust to profile their participating partners in the 1% for St. Simons campaign. This month's featured local business is Georgia Sea Grill. Read more

St. Simons Land Trust 1% Spotlight

The much-anticipated expansion at Golden Isles Olive Oil is complete. The additional space includes a demonstration kitchen managed by Chef Traci McWain, which will host cooking classes, plus a new wine bar. Read more

Business Showcase

Vera Stewart

Peter Frank Edwards

Learn more about the culinary adventures of Vera Stewart from the home ec classroom to an Augusta cafe loved by professional golfers, a cooking show, and a successful mail order business. She now turns a new chapter with "The VeryVera Cookbook." Read more

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Palmer Fortune, owner of Palmer’s Village Café, and partner Mills Garwood have opened St. Simons Island’s newest eatery, Porch. Nashville hot chicken, fried catfish & all the fixins in a casual indoor/outdoor setting - with cornhole too! C'mon by! Read more

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Two of our favorite island natives, Griffin Bufkin and Harrison Sapp, have done it again with Southern Soul Barbeque earning, for the second year, the prestigious distinction from Southern Living of being the South’s Best Barbecue Joint 2018 for GA. Read more

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Catch 228 will be celebrating its 10 year anniversary during May. Come in for their great happy hours and enjoy fresh seafood plus a remarkable oyster menu. Read more

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happy friends having dinner at summer garden party

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We think it's time for a Supper Club revival. What's better than finding an occasion to spend a fun time with friends over some good food?! We're got some ideas to help you start your own club and plan some dinners. Bon appetit! Read more

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Much loved local chef Kate Buchanan and former owner of Indigo Coastal Shanty brings her fresh flavors to The Crab Trap on St. Simons Island. Stop in to see what she's got on the board for specials tonight! Read more

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Belinda Thomas V2

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