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501 Edgewood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312, USA
For being such a popular neighborhood, the Old Fourth Ward is lacking in the coffee department. But after starting a successful pop-up shop, husband and wife team Kyle and Kelly Taylor added a coffee shop to the front of their Edgewood Avenue...
6640 Akers Mill Rd SE, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA
You can't see this coffee shop from the street, as it's located at Walton on the Chattahoochee apartment complex, but buzz in and say "coffee" and they'll let you in. Only open to non-residents during the week, Chattahoochee Coffee Company stays...
465 North Highland Avenue Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30307, USA
You may have already driven past Folk Art without realizing it, but once you've been you'll always want to go back. Featured on Diners, Drive Ins and Dives, the restaurant is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. As sister restaurant to...
4225 Roswell Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30342, USA
Drive past this restaurant on a weekend and you'll see a full parking lot with people lined up outside. Chef Suzanne Vizethann's Southern fare is that good. Buttermilk Kitchen, named for the all-important ingredient in regional cooking, serves...
999 Peachtree St NE #140, Atlanta, GA 30309, USA
Hugh Acheson's Atlanta flagship is far from a stuffy restaurant you might expect from the many accolades. At its core, it's a community restaurant, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. They saw a need for a coffee shop and so they opened a coffee...
303 E Howard Ave, Decatur, GA 30030, USA
Kimball House is one of Atlanta's top rated restaurants and it doesn't take long to learn why. Every detail is impeccable, from the excellent service to the carefully crafted cocktails to the meals themselves. Set in an old train depot in Decatur,...
2450 S Milledge Ave, Athens, GA 30605, USA
Located on the outskirts of town, the State Botanical Garden of Georgia is a nice place to spend the afternoon wandering among the greenery and taking time to reflect. Take advantage of the miles of nature trails, whether that be going for a run...
217 Hiawassee Ave, Athens, GA 30601, USA
Prior to a glowing write-up in a major travel publication, you might drive past the white building with peeling paint. But what you'd miss is White Tiger Gourmet, a 100-year old neighborhood grocery store turned casual eatery. An area native and...
295 E Dougherty St, Athens, GA 30601, USA
Named for its history as an iron foundry, The Foundry is a part of The Graduate Hotel. The small music venue has a balcony section, making for a unique experience with great acoustics. During its tenure as a performing space, The Foundry has...
90 Carlton St, Athens, GA 30602, USA
Attached to the University of Georgia Lamar Dodd School of Art, the Georgia Museum of Art was founded in 1948. It became the state's official art museum in 1982 and has been a pillar in the local arts community ever since. The permanent collection...
Atlanta, GA, USA
Most people don't think of Atlanta as having its own cuisine, especially when compared with parts of the South like Louisiana and South Carolina, but they clearly haven't been on a tour with Atlanta Food Walks. Created by world traveler and food...
675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA
After many years of construction, the former Sears building and city hall annex reopened as a mixed-use development with lofts, offices and storefronts. The massive brick structure that dominates the neighborhood skyline also has a food hall...
815 W Broad St B, Athens, GA 30601, USA
If you're looking for a New York-style breakfast in the college town of Athens, look no further than Ideal Bagel Co., set inside a former toy store. On any given morning, you'll see students and townies lingering over their morning bagel and cup...
1615 Memorial Dr SE, Atlanta, GA 30317, USA
It's easy to drive past the restaurant without giving it a second look, especially in an area surrounded by run down strip malls and liquor stores. But it's here that you'll find what the Wall Street Journal named the "Best Burger in America." But...
224 Ponce De Leon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA
If you ask anyone who’s visited Atlanta for restaurant recommendations, they’ll almost certainly suggest Mary Mac’s Tea Room. While the spot is a favorite of tourists—and celebrities, for that matter—it’s also a...
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