I was walking around the newer shopping spot in Atlanta – Ponce Market with a few of my fellow foodies and we could not help but to notice the long line in front of this chicken spot called hops. It was a bit intriguing for me since I figured that due to the long line, the food here must be quite exceptional.
No Tables No Chairs
Its pretty obvious after your waiting for 45 min to make your order that there is no chairs or tables so the food here and grab and go. There are tables all around the Ponce City Market but good luck grabbing one on the weekend. Still, my team and I endured the journey hoping that Hops would be – in fact – worth the hype.
Fried Chicken Served Any Way
The menu at Hops is pretty direct. You can get nuggets, tenders, sandwiches or pieces (legs
OVERCOOKED FRIED COOKEN?
I must say, for the wait – it was not worth it for me. I got the house chicken sandwich and frankly, I would have rather went to Chick Fil La for a better experience. It was made in a similar way, with a basic bun, a few
Jenny got the chef special chicken sandwich which was done better
THE WAFFLE THAT NEVER MADE IT…
Daral, on the other hand, got the Chicken and Waffles. Not only was the chicken overcooked but the waffle was literally bending fork – hard and black from being overcooked. Despite the blackness of the chicken and waffle, he still thought the flavor was there (on the portions that were edible).
AFFORDABLE MENU BUT NO KETCHUP
Price wise, this is probably one of the cheaper routes you can stop by and eat when
675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30308