You might not expect to find a chef-driven, locally sourced restaurant in the heart of Kennesaw, Georgia, but that’s exactly what you’ll find at The Rotisserie Shop. Executive Chefs and Owners Karla Geniso and Chris Malfitano have impressive backgrounds in international cuisine and classical training, so it’s no surprise their restaurant is one of the best places to eat in Kennesaw.
The restaurant feel is rustic with a friendly edge, and the menu consists of Southern favorites with a “unique gastronomical experience.” Customers say the service is impeccable, with friendly and attentive staff from the moment you walk in. To ensure the best tasting food possible, the restaurant sources all natural meats and local produce.
What to Order
In the mood for a modern Southern classic? The “Chicken and Waffles” entree has great reviews. Crispy fried chicken with a buttermilk waffle and maple pecan butter, with your choice of a side. Dining with a family? Why not try one of the family picnic menu options. You get a whole rotisserie chicken or a full pound of BBQ pulled pork, with your choice of sides. Some of the mouthwatering sides include: corkscrew mac and cheese, sweet potato fries, hand cut french fries, stone ground cheddar grits, jalapeno cole slaw, redskin smashed potatoes, and more.
There’s also a nice dessert menu and kids menu, along with a selection of craft, domestic, and imported beer, and wines.
Plan Your Visit
The Rotisserie Shop features several weekly specials you can take advantage of, including 15 percent off family picnics on Mondays, $2 tacos and $2 beer specials on Tuesdays, and 50 percent off wine bottles on Wednesdays. Check the restaurant’s website to see all current specials and check out the menus.
The restaurant is located at 2615 George Busbee Parkway in Kennesaw, and is open every day except Sundays.