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Ryan Lee

Ryan Lee: Post-gay politicians

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GA Voice named to top 50 worldwide gay blogs list

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’10th and Piedmont’ restaurant opening in former Outwrite bookstore space



Gilbert's Cafe and Bar owners say a restaurant named "10th and Piedmont" will  open in December in the space once occupied by Outwrite Bookstore & Coffeehouse in the heart of the gayborhood.

Located next door to the former Outwrite space, the gay-friendly Gilbert's has been working on the expansion since early this year. It's December opening was first reported by the Midtown Patch  just days after news that a new restaurant named "10" is opening in the former Five Napkin Burger space.  So "10" will be located across the street from "10th and Piedmont" — a number developers are apparently hoping has the magic touch, at least much more so than five (Five Napkin only stayed open for about a year.)