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Essential Hot Dogs; Kit Lewis Interview; The Halal Guys

All the latest dining and nightlife news from Eater Atlanta.

CITYWIDE — Who doesn't love a hot dog? The sausage served on a bun is a symbol of America, and there are plenty of different ways to serve it. This map covers 12 of the best hot dog joints Atlanta has to offer, offering everything from Chicago-style to unique Southern creations.

VIRGINIA-HIGHLANDKit Lewis of Fifth Group Restaurants has seen a meteoric rise over the last couple of years, jumping from bartender at Alma Cocina to general manager at The Original El Taco. In this interview, Lewis discusses his cocktail inspirations, how he got where he is, and taking patrons "down the path of righteousness."

CITYWIDEThe Halal Guys, one of New York City's favorite street-food vendors, is coming to Atlanta as part of a massive nationwide expansion. No locations have been set in stone, but one franchisee shares details of where the restaurants might pop-up. It sounds like the entire metro area will get in on the action.