Ludacris shut down his successful Midtown Atlanta restaurant Straits to make way for opening this venture. There was a brief controversy in 2012 when it was reported that he and Jay Z were battling for space at the Atlanta Airport. Jay wanted to open a 40/40 Club there, but Luda was able to lean on the Mayor’s office and City Council to something done.
There’s nothing like a hometown advantage.
Chicken and Beer is located on Concourse D if you ever traveling through the A and want to check it out.