Best Atlanta Restaurants

With so many great restaurants and chefs in Atlanta there’s no reason to eat average quality food. To help navigate the local culinary field we offer our guide to the best of where to eat in the city. Our picks are broken down into descriptive categories to help you find the right atmosphere, setting and food you’re looking to experience. These selections cover a diversity of areas within the city and focus on the local eateries that you can’t get elsewhere. These lists of select restaurants are our favorites but they aren’t in a ranking order – you can deem your top spot from the best of each category.

We will be adding categories in the coming months so check back for more.

Bacchanalia Interior smallBest Upscale
For your anniversary, to celebrate a promotion or just because life is too short to wait for a special occasion to experience fine-dining. At these restaurants you’ll be treated to more than just a meal so make reservations, bring your AmEx Black card and look sharp.

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kevinrathbunsteak1-smallBest Steakhouses
A carnivore’s proper domain. Dark wood, prime cuts, reserve wines, rich sides, and big desserts – this is power dining at its pinnacle.

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MillerUnion smallBest Modern Southern
Mixing the culinary traditions of the South and the creativity of today’s skilled chefs. These picks celebrate the unique flavors of the New South with farm-fresh regional ingredients, a rustic heritage and a metropolitan vibrancy.

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Grindhouse-Best Of SMALLBest Burgers
Quality meat, hand-shaped, juicy and sizzling to just the right temperature – the ultimate hamburger is not an effortless or common creation. Toppings range from the classic to the creative at these spots that each have their own unique version of the American standard.

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BBQ - Best Of cubeBest BBQ
BBQ is sacred in the South. Debates over true Q methods, sauces and sides will rage on for generations. Whether you’re an East Coast vinegar enthusiast, a sweet tomato Memphis fan or a spicy red Texas guy, one of these joints will oblige your loyalty.

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