Double Take Cafe Opening in Marietta

Double Take Cafe Scoop OTP MariettaIt would be so fun to live in one of these great downtown OTP areas with all their fun restaurants and shops! Another new restaurant called Double Take Cafe is making it’s OTP debut off the Marietta Square at 34 Powder Springs Street on 8-1 (update below). It’s just a couple doors down from the Marietta Wine Market and recently opened 1 Block Over.

If you are craving smokehouse favorites, modern southern cuisine and decadent house-made desserts, this restaurant needs to be on your Marietta rotation. With an email address of, their desserts better be good!

Double Take Cafe Scoop OTPB.J. Shaffer, a local artist and food fanatic, and Army vet and Le Cordon Bleu graduate Stoney Morris are opening their first restaurant as owners. Stoney is from Scoop Approved Century House Tavern and has been working with with Chef Daniel Porubiansky for the past couple of years.

The owners are vested in the area, and the restaurant will feature artwork from Kennesaw State University rising artists on a monthly basis. They are also working with a couple of local farmers to be as close to Farm-to-Table as possible, too.
I loved this line from their crowdfunding request:
We are pro-people, pro-food, and pro-dogs. We love everyone who wants to eat delicious things!

We are finally ready to open!  We are hosting a tasting party on Saturday 8/1. 6pm-8pm.
Come celebrate our grand opening with us and try samples of our menu. From slow smoked brisket and pulled pork to shrimp and grits and mac & cheese fritters come try it all!

We are also super excited to be featuring three of our favorite KSU artists to debut our gallery wall: Leann Alame, Christopher Neuenschwander, and Sydney Privitera.

$10 per person for fantastic food and art with part of the proceeds going to Mutt-Madd-ness, a Marietta based dog rescue organization.

If you like BBQ, you may also enjoy Stockyard Burgers and Bones in Marietta. Doughnut Dollies is also opening soon under Canvas in Marietta. Love all the new places opening OTP!