Ali’s Cookies: Ali’s offers up to 20 varieties of cookies—including chocolate chip, lactose-free and gluten-free cookies, all baked fresh daily the old-fashioned way, using the best and freshest ingredients, like sweet creamery butter, real vanilla, and fresh cracked eggs. Located at 1561 North Decatur Road. Hours: Sunday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m.to 9 p.m. 404.377.2547 www.shipacookie.com/default.asp
All Fired Up: This pottery painting and glass fusing studio provides a comfortable environment where people of all ages can have fun and where families can play together. All Fired Up is the perfect place to explore your inner creativity and find the artist in you! 404-270-9048. www.allfiredupinc.com
Bank of America: Bank of America offers full-service banking solutions for your financial needs. Among its features are free student accounts and no-fee mortgages for homebuyers. The bank has locations in 29 states and over 16,000 ATMs nationwide. 404-329-4839. www.bankofamerica.com
Barnes & Noble Emory Bookstore: This multi-faceted bookstore provides Emory students with current-semester textbooks, as well as Village neighbors with a wide selection of both classic and contemporary selections. Books can be ordered at the store for later pickup. It also features a diverse array of Emory-themed merchandise. 1390 Oxford Rd.; 404-727-6222 emory.bncollege.com
Chipotle Mexican Grill: Fresh, local and organic (when possible) burritos and tacos.1401 Oxford Rd. Hours: Monday through Sunday 11 am to 10 pm. (404) 855-4990. www.chipotle.com
CVS Pharmacy: Open 24/7, CVS is much more than a neighborhood pharmacy to fill prescriptions. Its goal is to have a little bit of everything for daily, anytime, one-stop shopping. It stocks thousands of items, ranging from milk to magazines to medicines to mascara. 404-373-4534. www.cvs.com
Dave’s Cosmic Subs: Dave’s is a unique sub shop that incorporates ’60s rock ‘n’ roll atmosphere with sandwiches guaranteed to make you a repeat customer. It’s open for lunch and dinner, seven days a week. 404-550-0453. www.davescosmicsubsatl.com
Doc Chey’s Dragon Bowl: The former Doc Chey’s Noodle House focuses on Asian-inspired bowls piled high with grilled meats, healthy grains and a variety of locally grown/seasonal ingredients. The menu showcases a variety of signature dumplings and made-to-order bowls. New hours: Monday through Saturday: 11:30am to 8pm for take out or eating on the patio. Closed Sunday. 1556 North Decatur Road, 404-378-8188. http://dragonbowlatl.com/
Domino’s: As the world leader in pizza delivery, Domino’s is synonymous with fresh, delicious pizza. It has a variety of sizes, toppings and crusts, including a new Dessert: Oreo Pizza. 404-370-3030. www.dominos.com
Double Zero: Located at 1577 North Decatur Road, Double Zero specializes in modern Italian fare including small and large plates, pizza and pasta. It offers in house dining, patio seating (weather permitting), take out, and delivery. Dine in daily from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Takeout available from 12 pm. to 9 p.m. daily. Seating is limited and reservations are strongly recommended. Valet parking available. Double Zero has established extensive Rules of Engagement to help insure the health and safety of its guests and employees. 404 991 3666. http://www.doublezeroatl.com
Emory Starbucks: Sharing space with the multi-story Emory Barnes & Noble, this handsome Starbucks (featuring stonework and a see-through fireplace) offers all your favorite coffee drinks, plus seasonal specials. It’s the largest Starbucks on a college campus, and one of the largest Starbucks in the Southeast. Open. Oxford Rd. www.emory.edu/dining/starbucks
Falafel King: An inexpensive menu of sushi as well as Middle Eastern food makes Falafel King a unique and popular location for lunch and dinner. For example, you can enjoy tasty falafel and schwarma or fresh fish or vegetarian sushi. Open for take out 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. 404-377-1716.
Jimmy John’s: One of Atlanta’s favorite sandwich shops, Jimmy John’s bakes bread fresh daily for customizable sandwiches, which they serve with chips, pickles and cookies. For those who don’t want bread, they also make “unwich” lettuce wraps. And they deliver! 1574 N. Decatur Road. 404-600-3498.
Majik Touch Cleaners: All your cleaning needs can be met at Majik Touch Cleaners, including clothing, rugs and leather. It offers dry cleaning, wash and fold, alterations and shoe repair. MajikTouch Cleaners is open Monday through Friday 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 404-373-9119.
Panera Bread: This bakery-café, whose mission is “a loaf of bread in every arm,” has a very comfortable and friendly dining room and patio, with free Wi-Fi. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily, Panera features fresh breads and other baked goods, sandwiches, salads and soups. 404-373-4240. www.panerabread.com
Railroad Earth: Railroad Earth is a full-service production facility for Emory audio, video and special events. It specializes in video production and editing, music composition and digital design. It also hosts numerous performances and presentations. 678-770-9181. www.rre.net
Shield’s Market: Founded in Decatur in 1947, it is among Atlanta’s oldest remaining independent butcher shops. Shield’s specializes in choice meats, including aged beef; organic meat available by special request. It also has cheese; wines; local, pesticide-free produce and breads from Alon’s. 404-377-0204.
Spa Aeon, located at 1459 Oxford Road, is Emory Village’s first spa. Owner Christine Giustra, who is a licensed esthetician, offers clinical skincare, including peels, facials, and microdermabrasion, as well as beauty services such as waxing, organic spray tans, and lash and brow tints. Other spa services include eco-friendly manicures and pedicures, and soon massage therapy will be available. Spa Aeon is open Tuesday-Saturday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Reservations are recommended. Book online or call 404-496-8763.
SunTrust: For three decades SunTrust has been meeting the banking needs of small businesses and individuals, including home equity lines, money markets and investments. It offers free checking for students. SunTrust is open Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday. 404-728-1200. www.suntrust.com
Supercuts: This hair salon has been providing stylish services for men, women and children for a quarter of a century. Its full range of services includes shampoos, haircuts, blow-dries, color, waxing and facials. No appointment is necessary for these affordable services. Supercuts is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and Sunday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m..404-371-0896. www.supercuts.com
Tudor Salon: You’ll find a relaxed atmosphere, a cup of tea and great cuts and styles at Tudor Salon, as well as cosmetics and beautify supplies. Located at 1581 North Decatur Road, the salon is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. (404) 873-6512
Wagaya: Wagaya means “Our Home” in Japanese, named after the owner’s passion to introduce to Atlanta the authentic Japanese food he grew up eating, including fresh sushi, ramen, donburi and so much more. Wagaya, located at 1579 N Decatur Rd NE,, follows CDC and state recommendations of social distancing inside the restaurant and on its patio area as well as all other protocols. It also offers carry out and delivery through its website at www.wagaya.us. Open Monday-Thursday, 5 p.m.–9:30 p.m.; Friday 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. and 5 p.m.-10p.m.; Saturday Noon-3 p.m. and 5 p.m. -10 p.m.; and Sunday 12 p.m.-3 p.m. and 5 p.m. -9 p.m. 678-949-9278 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Zoe’s Kitchen: Fresh ingredients are the heart and soul of Zoës Kitchen.It’s tasty, Mediterranean-inspired recipes originate from the southern kitchen of founder Zoë Cassimus, drawing from her Greek heritage. Today, everything is still made fresh daily. Open. zoeskitchen.com/home.aspx