Located in Senoia, in a cute brick building with a green and white awning, this family-run cafe boasts some of the best coffee and food in the area. The owner, David Pengelly, is dedicated to the art of coffee, roasting the beans himself and creating delicious espresso drinks. You can also get a tasty breakfast or brunch, as well as dinner on Fridays and Saturdays. Please note that Senoia Coffee and Cafe is closed on Sundays during the summer.
This lovely bistro has an upscale feel while remaining casual. It has an extensive wine list that serves by the bottle or glass and a diverse food menu. Here is small example of their dishes: Shrimp and Pesto Pizza, Crabcake Salad, Lobster Mango Ceviche, Steak Medallions, California Wraps, Mahi Mahi Fish Tacos and Gourmet Meatloaf. If your mouth isn't watering yet, you might also be enticed by their desserts and first-rate coffee.
The slogan at Pascal's is "American Cuisine...with a French Accent." This highly-rated restaurant is located within the Westpark Walk Shopping Center. Lunch features a gourmet pasta bar and salads, while dinner is more formal and features an array of French-inspired dishes, including Baked Brie, Shrimp Provençale and Filet Mignon. Don't forget the creme brulee for dessert! Outdoor dining is available, and the bar serves up drink specials on certain days of the week.
Georgia Shrimp Company features fresh seafood caught only a couple hours away in the Gulf. The fine cuisine here is influenced from many regions, including South Africa, Mexico and Greece. A romantic ambiance, live music, and an excellent wine list with varietals from all over the world round out the experience. This is definitely the place to go for a special night out.
This Virginia-based burger chain was voted to have the "best burger in America" by the 2010 Zagat Fast Food Survey. The menu is simple: choose from a few basic burger types, then add any of the 17 different free toppings, including grilled mushrooms, jalapeno peppers and a variety of sauces. Prices are reasonable and portions are large (especially the fries).
Barbecue is the name of the game at Shane's Rib Shack. There are locations all over the south, but the original Shane's is the Atlanta area, not far from Peachtree. Check out the Kedron Village location to choose from a wide variety of options that will make you drool, including pulled pork, BBQ chicken, ribs, wings, sandwiches and side dishes such as coleslaw, mac-n-cheese, fried okra and collard greens. Catering is available.
If you're craving good old fashioned BBQ, ease on down to Smokey Bones, a restaurant that combines authentic American cuisine and a cozy, mountain lodge atmosphere. Try their award-winning smoked St. Louis-style ribs, hand pulled pork or slow-roasted chicken drenched in their signature BBQ sauce. Since it's open late (until 1a) and has a full bar, it's also a great place to grab a drink.
The bar at Taco Mac is always hopping with folks stopping by after work or beginning their weekend. If you're a beer drinker, they've got the best selection in town with 100 types on draft and 200 in bottles. And if you're hungry, try the famous Taco Mac Wings or a massive plate of nachos with chili, cheese, tomatoes and sour cream. With 41 TVs, this is also a great spot to catch a game.
If there's one thing the South does well, it's steak. LongHorn Steakhouse is a well-received chain with locations throughout the South, Midwest and East Coast. The branch in Peachtree City is situated in the heart of the downtown area. Casual and family-friendly, LongHorn serves up a wide variety of high quality steaks at reasonable prices. Try the recommended "Flo's Cut" - their most tender cut of beef, or the Ribeye, Porterhouse, T-Bone or Prime Rib. If you're not a red meat fan, don't fret; you can also find a generous variety of seafood and poultry on the menu (in particular, try their Wild West Shrimp appetizer or the LongHorn Grilled Salmon). Be sure to come on an empty stomach as portions here are large.
Originally from Seattle, Starbucks Coffee can now be found in thousands of cities around the world. The decor is standard with spotlight lamps and round tables featuring a chessboard design. A small selection of pastries, cakes and sandwiches is available. But, of course, Starbucks's strength lies in its coffee and specialty coffee drinks. So whether you need a pick-me-up at 6a or 8p, a friendly staff member at Starbucks can provide that for you.
Opened in 2009, Athenas Pizza and Greek Cuisine is committed to serving the freshest and finest Greek food in Peachtree City! Its award-winning menu consists of amazing Greek pizzas, gyros, spanakopita (spinach and feta in a filo dough), wings with a special "secret sauce" and other mouth-watering Greek delicacies, all of which are baked daily. The decor is casual, warm, traditional and down-to earth. All in all, it's a perfect place to satiate your Greek cravings!