Atlanta North for Couples
Collected by Frederick Simeon
Northern Atlanta has all the advantages of the suburbs with convenience of the city. Here, you'll discover plenty of "hidden gems," from kayaking the Chattahoochee, to the local foodie and artistic scenes, to world-famous entertainment.
4Lowry Hall, 3rd Floor, 4484 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30319, USA
Oglethorpe University, founded in 1835, has an unexpected art museum in one of its libraries that has constantly changing exhibitions. The fifth floor galleries opened in 1993 and have hosted works by internationally renowned artists including...
5600 Buford Hwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30340, USA
Need some boba for bubble tea? Done. Seafood that's alive and kicking? No problem. Fancy Russian chocolate? Easy. Dragon fruit? Cactus (edible cactus, of course)? Seven different kinds of eggplants? Frying cheese, Parmigiano Reggiano (not the...
3660 Clairmont Rd, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
A trove for the true book lover, here you’ll find rare out-of-print reads and signed first editions, along with shelves full of books with topics ranging from aviation to railroads, to metaphysics. There’s also a large section of children’s...
5450 Interstate N Pkwy, Sandy Springs, GA 30328, USA
Cochran Shoals is one of the most popular areas of the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, which stretches through metro Atlanta. The flat trails are great for runners and views of the river and woods make exercise even more enjoyable....
234 Hilderbrand Dr, Sandy Springs, GA 30328, USA
The intimate music venue has different styles of music for every night of the week, ranging from bluegrass to blues to polka and everything in between. Steve’s serves as a place for up-and-coming artists to showcase their talents at open mic...
101 Riverview Dr, Marietta, GA 30067, USA
If you’re feeling out of balance you can enjoy drop-in classes at Peachtree Yoga Center for only $15. Each class is 90 minutes long and visitors can choose from a variety of levels available throughout the day. They even offer yoga in Spanish and...
955 Canton St, Roswell, GA 30075, USA
Located in nearby Roswell’s historic downtown, Roswell Provisions takes pride in what it sells, namely artisan meats, cheeses, breads, and pastries. They also have olive oils, vinegars, and over 100 wines for sale. Ask about the locally made...
220 Sandy Springs Cir #209, Atlanta, GA 30328, USA
An unassuming strip mall may not be where you expect to find authentic Thai food, but Little Thai is a pleasant surprise. Expect all the favorites, including Thai tea, spicy curries, soups, noodles, and stir fries. Their coconut cake is an...
4478 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd, Dunwoody, GA 30338, USA
Named “Atlanta’s Best Ice Cream,” Morelli’s is a highly sought-after dessert. Locals rave about the salted caramel flavor, and Conan O’Brien even stopped by for a scoop when he filmed his show in town. The gourmet flavors are posted daily on the...
1577 N Decatur Rd, Atlanta, GA 30307, USA
Named for the flour that makes the famous Neapolitan pizza, Double Zero Napoletana has brought upscale Italian to the suburbs. The pizza, cooked in authentic ovens brought over from the motherland, are clearly the star of the show, particularly...
4505 Ashford Dunwoody Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30346, USA
Modeled after the cafes of Europe, Cafe Intermezzo brings you to Vienna with its European-style coffee, desserts, and late-night bites. Their sweet and savory crepes, breakfast dishes, and selection of more than 70 cakes and pastries are all well...
6017 Sandy Springs Cir, Atlanta, GA 30328, USA
There’s always something going on at Three Sheets, a cocktail bar and lounge in Sandy Springs. One of the more popular is “flavor tripping,” an event where guests have a Miracle Fruit berry before sampling foods, completely...
801 Atlanta St, Roswell, GA 30075, USA
Red Baron’s Antiques is known in the region for selling the most unique and quirky antique pieces around. While auctions are their main focus, bringing in buyers from around the country, the store imports pieces from Europe, so you never know what...
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