Bhamwiki reports that Scott's Koneys
has closed (a mixed-use high-rise project is slated for the block he's occupied since '95) and plans to move into the Liberty National Building at the corner of Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd. and 3rd Avenue South ... Veranda on Highland
is launching a Sunday brunch starting this weekend, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., with items such as duck and biscuits and Eggs Veranda (poached eggs with smoked chicken, tasso and wild mushroom hash with grilled green onion Hollandaise) ... The Grape
in Five Points South has closed and plans to reopen as La Mesa Grill & Cantina
, a Spanish tapas bar ... Black and White
reports that a casual restaurant called Matthew’s Bar & Grill
has opened at 2208 Morris Avenue. The owner plans live jazz, blues and acoustic acts and simple foods, such as barbecue, burgers, chicken tenders, etc.