Destiny Thompson

Back-to-School Stress Doesn’t Have to Derail Dinnertime

Destiny Thompson
Back-to-School Stress Doesn’t Have to Derail Dinnertime

With the start of the school year just around the corner, schedules are becoming too hectic to plan a well-balanced meal. Luckily, these Atlanta restaurants are easing back-to-school stress by keeping you out of the kitchen.

  • For the most popular chicken tenders in the city, head to Atkins Park Restaurant & Bar, where young ones also will be happy to partake in the toys and games found in the restaurant’s designated kids nook.

  • HOBNOB Neighborhood Tavern feeds kids 12 and under for free with the purchase of an adult entrée from 5-7 p.m. Sunday through Thursday. The restaurant also donates 25 cents from every kids meal sold throughout the week to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

  • Milton’s Gourmet makes it easy to place an online order and serve farm-fresh fare in your own home with four different meal kit options that serve two to four people.

  • Intown residents will appreciate Murphy’s Sunday take-out dinner that includes choice of a whole roasted chicken or sausage and spinach meatloaf, large mixed green salad, two sides, rolls or biscuits and cookies for four people for only $40.

  • All items from Storico Fresco Alimentari e Ristorante’s lunch and dinner menus are available for to-go orders, plus the retail market features more goodies and fridge staples.

  • Taco Mac offers online ordering and delivery, making it an all-star pick for busy families and game days alike.