Atlanta Travel Guide

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What to Eat in Atlanta

Atlanta may be quickly climbing the country's culinary ranks, but that doesn't mean it's left its traditional Southern roots behind. The Big Peach is known for hearty comfort foods like fried okra, fried chicken and sweet tea, but a growing immigrant population is broadening the playing field. For everything from Korean to Peruvian, head to Buckhead, where most of Atlanta's top dining spots are located. Also save time for one of Atlanta's up-and-coming foodie neighborhoods: West Midtown.

If you're looking for a more upscale meal, travelers recommend steakhouses like Bones, The Capital Grille and Chama Gaucha Brazilian Steakhouse and contemporary American establishments, such as Canoe and The Optimist. But if want to grab a more casual (and affordable) bite to eat, Fat Matt's Rib Shack, the Atlanta Breakfast Club and Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q are favorites, as are ethnic options like Aviva by Kameel and Desta Ethiopian Kitchen. Meanwhile, visitors suggest quenching your thirst at the Prohibition-style speak-easy Red Phone Booth.

Find the Best Restaurants in Atlanta

  • #1
    Aviva by Kameel
    #1 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 777 reviewsTripAdvisor (777)
    $ | Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
    225 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303-1701
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  • #2
    Babette's Cafe
    #2 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 383 reviewsTripAdvisor (383)
    $$ | Italian, French, Mediterranean
    573 North Highland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307
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  • #3
    Bone's Restaurant
    #3 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1879 reviewsTripAdvisor (1879)
    $$ | American, Steakhouse
    3130 Piedmont Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305-2508
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  • #4
    Eight Sushi Lounge
    #4 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 166 reviewsTripAdvisor (166)
    $ - $$ | Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
    930 Howell Mill Rd NW Suite B, Atlanta, GA 30318-5627
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  • #5
    Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams
    #5 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 172 reviewsTripAdvisor (172)
    $ |
    1198 Howell Mill Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30318-5626
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  • #6
    Herban Fix - Vegan Kitchen
    #6 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 219 reviewsTripAdvisor (219)
    $ - $$ | Asian, Fusion
    565 Peachtree St NE Ste A, Atlanta, GA 30308-2213
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  • #7
    The Capital Grille
    #7 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 773 reviewsTripAdvisor (773)
    $$ | American, Steakhouse
    255 E Paces Ferry Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305-2233
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  • #8
    La Grotta Ristorante Italiano
    #8 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 377 reviewsTripAdvisor (377)
    $$ | Italian
    2637 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305-3667
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  • #9
    Poor Calvin's
    #9 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 650 reviewsTripAdvisor (650)
    $ - $$ | Asian, Thai
    510 Piedmont Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30308-3411
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  • #10
    Canoe
    #10 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2118 reviewsTripAdvisor (2118)
    $$ | American
    4199 Paces Ferry Rd SE, Atlanta, GA 30339-5750
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  • #11
    Red Phone Booth
    #11 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 232 reviewsTripAdvisor (232)
    $ - $$ | Bar, American
    17 Andrew Young International Blvd NE Suite 100, Atlanta, GA 30303-1951
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  • #12
    Desta Ethiopian Kitchen
    #12 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 527 reviewsTripAdvisor (527)
    $ - $$ | African, Ethiopian
    3086 Briarcliff Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30329-2654
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  • #13
    Chama Gaucha Brazilian Steakhouse
    #13 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 371 reviewsTripAdvisor (371)
    $$ | Steakhouse, Brazilian
    3365 Piedmont Rd NE Ste 1350, Atlanta, GA 30305-1708
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  • #14
    Nikolai's Roof
    #14 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 543 reviewsTripAdvisor (543)
    $$ | Contemporary
    255 Courtland St NE Hilton Atlanta, Atlanta, GA 30303-1265
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  • #15
    Fox Bros. BBQ
    #15 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1534 reviewsTripAdvisor (1534)
    $ - $$ | American, Bar, Barbecue
    1238 Dekalb Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307-2026
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  • #16
    Atlanta Breakfast Club
    #16 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 632 reviewsTripAdvisor (632)
    $ | American, Diner
    249 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30313-1953
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  • #17
    Buttermilk Kitchen
    #17 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 307 reviewsTripAdvisor (307)
    $ - $$ | American, Cafe
    4225 Roswell Road North East, Atlanta, GA 30342-3716
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  • #18
    Thumbs Up Diner
    #18 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 379 reviewsTripAdvisor (379)
    $ | American, Cafe, Diner
    573 Edgewood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312
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  • #19
    The Porter Beer Bar
    #19 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 255 reviewsTripAdvisor (255)
    $ - $$ | American, Bar, Pub
    1156 Euclid Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307-1939
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  • #20
    Nan Thai Fine Dining
    #20 of 4,711 Places to Eat in Atlanta
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 463 reviewsTripAdvisor (463)
    $$ | Asian, Thai
    1350 Spring St NW Ste 1, Atlanta, GA 30309-2864
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