Would you like to start your day with hot waffles sprinkled with spiced honey butter, a strong cup of coffee, and some muffins? If so, this is definitely the place for you. The West Egg Cafe coffeehouse and sandwich shop is a favorite among locals. Known for its delicious breakfast and brunch, it also offers a wide variety of wholesome lunch and dinner options. Sandwiches, salads, soups, brownies, cupcakes and more; it doesn't get any better if you're looking for filling and affordable food. Do not leave without trying their famous Coca-cola cake. The cafe also has a relaxed lounge area with wireless Internet access.
This is a vegan paradise yet those who are not will still love this place. Dulce Vegan Bakery & Cafe is 100 percent vegan and does not use any processed sugar or hydrogenated oil in their dishes and desserts. This store-front restaurant serves yummy desserts, coffee, tea, and hearty sandwiches and soups. They also bake wedding cakes and for other special occasions.
Visit this charming tea room in the Chamblee Antique Row for a Zen-like tea tasting experience. Zen Tea offers over 100 varieties of the beverage from around the world. Sip on a herbal chai, oolong tea or a fruit flavored one served in stylish teaware. A flight of teas is much recommended, or enjoy your selection while exploring the historic neighborhood. Their tasteful decor makes for a great ambiance. This place hosts live entertainment over the weekend and regular meditation and yoga workshops.
Giving a flavor of Spain in the Inman neighborhood is Barcelona Atlanta, a wine bar and tapas restaurant. The delish menu is a creative spin-off of the chef's interpretation on traditional dishes, yet it carries a unique flavor that is delightful. The impressive wine selection comprises of all kinds of Spanish wines from reds to desserts. The exposed bricks, communal tables and fireplace gives it a very earthy look that is very appealing. There are small tables as well for a more intimate gathering. You can choose to dine at their lovely curved patio for an alfresco dining experience. Visit Barcelona for a memorable time with friends and family.
German national Wolfgang Hartert aspires to share the rich culinary heritage of his country with Americans at his co-owned restaurant Der Biergarten. The quintessential Bavarian establishment with an ambiance to match transports you to an outdoor beer garden in Munich. Catch live European football on the flat-screen TVs or enjoy a game of Fussball on the side. The menu features traditional classics like schnitzel, schweinshaxe, bratwurst and an array of sausages. The brews on offer represent drafts from Belgium, Ireland and England, and of course Germany, for an authentic taste of German culture.
Located in a renovated industrial space with floor-to-ceiling windows that gives it a spatial look and sporting a minimalist look, you will like Condesa Coffee. Not only for the decor, but for the great espresso coffee and delish small plates. Equally noteworthy is their tea collection, craft beers, selective wine list and unique cocktails. You will definitely come back for more.
Anatolia Cafe and Hookah Lounge is a Mediterranean restaurant and bar located on Peachtree Street. It offers classic Mediterranean delights of wraps, kebobs, soups and salads with influences from Turkish flavors. You can accompany your meal with an international selection of draught beer, wines and other spirits. Hookah smokers can indulge in wide variety of shisha flavors. The cafe has been named as 'Best Hookah Bar' in 2014 by Creative Loafing.
Café Lucia is situated in the historic Healey Building in the Five Points District, Downtown Atlanta. It is just some blocks away from Georgia State University and, consequently, a favorite coffee shop with students. The historic nature of the building is evident in the vintage decor of the cafe, which serves as a charming date spot. It resembles a quaint Parisian cafe, albeit with history unique to Atlanta, and is best if you seek a quiet spot to enjoy coffee with your partner or a group of close-knit friends. Spend time admiring their large photo mural, get work done using their free WiFi facility, or simply walk in before class or work for a cup of strong coffee. If it is hot outside, their Iced Dutch Coffee should rejuvenate you within no time.
Located a short distance from major city attractions, this downtown public house is popular among locals and tourists alike. Select from an impressive list of beer and spirits that match unrivaled pub grub. Executive chef Jordan Wakefield’s Southern upbringing reflects in the food menu that includes sweet potato pancakes and shepherd's pie. With entertaining live music on Saturdays, Meehan's is a great place to make a pit stop during your sightseeing excursions.
A refreshing addition to Peachtree Center, Aviva By Kameel serves up a healthy yet delicious take on Mediterranean cuisine. Tucked away from the bustle of the food court, the restaurant specializes in organic and gluten-free fare made from ethically-raised meat and locally-grown produce. Savor an array of authentic and contemporary dishes, sandwiches, soups and exotic salads in signature dressings. Check website for more details.
Located in the Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Sear is a sophisticated restaurant with comfortable seating and an eclectic decor. The decor is inspired by the element of fire with the perfect use of the colors and shades that depict fire. The menu features a lot of dishes which include some delicious steaks and seafood. Don't miss trying the decadent desserts either like the homemade ice-cream and the Wall of Chocolate which is a 15 layer mocha cake. Sear also has a bar lounge which is equipped with over 140 wines. Check website for details.
Set atop the Hilton Atlanta, Nikolai's Roof offers the epitome of romance. The view from the roof is breathtaking, and the elegant service is second to none. The gourmet menu features fine Russian and French cuisine, and the dishes are planned to go with and enhance the many vodka options available. The prix fixe menu is expensive, but offers a truly exemplary Russian meal. Reservations and jackets are required.