Atlanta is a beautiful city in all seasons. Its skyline is one of the best in the United States, and you can never run out of attractions, whether you are visiting for business or leisure. The cultural diversity from the rich blend of cultures working for all the various Fortune 500 companies as well as other multinationals helps to ensure that there is a great culinary diversity. It implies that you can sample dishes from nearly every part of the world in the city of Atlanta. Additionally, the range of restaurants serving various cuisines is incredible and irrespective of what types of foods you desire, Atlanta has something for everyone. With that said, here are our top picks for the best fancy restaurants in Atlanta, Georgia.
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AG is a fancy steakhouse that boasts of an “Atlanta twist.” The dining experience in this establishment is inspired by the culture and the cuisine of the south. Conveniently located right at the heart of downtown Atlanta, AG treats diners to modern cuisine carefully crafted from local and seasonal ingredients. Some of the delicacies you will find on the menu include southern favorites such as fine steaks and cocktails, specialty iced teas, and waffle-fried chicken.
Address: 181 Peachtree Street NE Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Opening hours: 6:30am - 10:00pm (daily)
2. Southern Art and Bourbon Bar
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Southern Art and Bourbon Bar is the place to be if you want to have a taste of modern southern cuisine from the legendary and celebrity chef Art Smith – a two-time James Beard Foundation award recipient. The restaurant blends modern, urban eatery with the classic southern charm to treat diners to a variety of delicious southern-inspired cuisines in a warm and relaxing atmosphere. The Bourbon Bar, on the other hand, is the perfect place for post-dinner and after work gatherings where you get to enjoy great times in a friendly atmosphere.
Southern Art and Bourbon Bar
Address: 3315 Peachtree Rd NE Atlanta, Georgia 30326
Website: Southern Art and Bourbon Bar
Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 6:30am - 2.00am; Sun: 6:30am - 12:00am
3. Park 75
The list of fancy restaurants in Atlanta, Georgia, will not be complete without the mention of Park 75 – a restaurant located in the Four Seasons Hotel right in the heart of midtown. With the culinary team headed by Executive Chef Michael Patria, you can expect that every dish from the kitchen will be the definition of perfection at its best. The ambiance and the setting of the restaurant also contribute immensely to an already good fancy dining experience.
Address: 75 14th St NE Atlanta, GA 30309 Midtown
Website: Park 75
Opening hours: Mon - Fri: 6:30am - 11am; Sat - Sun: 7:00am -11:00pm
4. The Capital Grille
The Capital Grille in Atlanta, Georgia, is not your ordinary steakhouse. The restaurant is popular for its seafood, steaks, and an extensive wine list. The service is impeccable, and the staff will stop at nothing in ensuring you get impressed. In this restaurant, only the finest and the freshest ingredients find their way into the diner’s plates, and long before the steaks meet the grill, they are dried and aged on the premises for more than 17 days to give the incomparable flavor and texture that The Capital Grille steaks are known for.
The Capital Grille
Address: 255 E Paces Ferry Rd NE Atlanta, GA 30305
Website: The Capital Grille
Opening hours: Mon - Fri: 11:30am - 10pm; Sat: 5:00pm - 11:00pm; Sun: 5:00pm - 9:00pm
5. Nikolai’s Roof
If you are looking for a fancy restaurant located up in the skies of Atlanta, where you will be assured of a perfect place to enjoy a world-class dining experience, then you have every reason to check out Nikolai’s Roof restaurant. The head chef, Stephanie Alderete, works magic on the menus by blending together her seasoned culinary skills with a vibrant and fresh approach to dining that leads to a presentation of bliss on your plate. With the views of Georgia’s skyline, incredibly delicious foods and over 900 wines handpicked by the sommelier, the dining experience at Nikolai’s Roof is nothing but orgasmic.
Address: 255 Courtland St NE, Fl 30th Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Website: Nikolais Roof
Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 5:00pm - 11:00pm (closed on Sun)
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A unique experience rooted in an ever-changing menu of inspired small plates and curated cocktails crafted by hand awaits you at Atlas. This is one of the few fancy restaurants in Atlanta where you are guaranteed to find the best in seasonal American cuisines prepared by an expertly trained team of chefs and served and presented by staff with unparalleled culinary experience. The menus and the dining experience is inspired by the south and boasts of fresh and innovative approaches to an otherwise very traditional dining experience.
Address: 88 W Paces Ferry Rd NW Atlanta, Georgia 30305
Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 5:30pm - 10:30pm; Sun: 5:30pm: 10:00pm
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Sear is a fancy, fire-inspired steakhouse boasting of a menu developed from locally available ingredients by a skilled, experienced and top-grade culinary team. The restaurant underwent major renovations in a bid to improve the ambiance and the experience, and its menu was also reimagined in 2019 to accommodate additional improvements for a better dining experience. Whether you are a local with a passion for southern foods, or you are a visitor who wants to sample some of Atlanta’s finest, a visit to Sear restaurant will never leave you disappointed.
Address: 265 Peachtree Center Avenue Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Opening hours: 24/7
If you are looking for fancy and innovative restaurants in Atlanta, then you will find Cassis at the top of the list. It serves a contemporary menu inspired by the culinary genius of Chef Jesse McDannel. Cassis is located in Grand Hyatt in Buckhead and guests have the convenience of going for either a la carte menu or a buffet for breakfast and lunch.
Address: 170 Beach Dr. Saint Petersburg, Florida
Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 8:00am - 11:00pm; Sun: 8:00am - 10:00pm
9. Prime Meridian
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Prime Meridian is known for its great location in downtown Atlanta with the magnificent views of the Fountain Rings and the Centennial Olympic Park. Delicious dishes in a refined atmosphere await you in this restaurant right at the heart of the CNN Center. An experienced executive chef is in charge of the steakhouse where you will enjoy unforgettable servings of meals prepared from unique local and regional ingredients.
Address: 100 CNN CENTER ATLANTA, GEORGIA 30303
Website: Prime Meridian
Opening hours: 24/7
10. Fandangles Restaurant & Bar
Fandangles Restaurant & Bar provides diners in Atlanta with a healthy Southern menu that boasts of local flavors. The restaurant and the bar are beautifully located overlooking a pool and a benignant garden courtyard that will treat you to nice views ideal for enjoying your meals. The menu in this restaurant features diverse southern-inspired highlights such as local goat cheese, fried green tomato napoleon, Niman Ranch prime brisket burger, and roasted red pepper fondue. There is also a kid’s menu with favorites such as chicken strips, homemade apple sauce, and cheese pizza amongst others.
Fandangles Restaurant & Bar
Address: 165 Courtland St NE Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Website: Fandangles Restaurant & Bar
Opening hours: 5:30am - 10:30pm (daily)
Enjoy authentic southern delights in Atlanta
There is more to having a delicious meal on your plate in Atlanta. For you to enjoy the meal, a wholesome experience is necessary and this encompasses the meal, the ambiance, and the accompanying service. In the above restaurants, you will find a perfect combination of all the three, thus increasing your chances of enjoying every bite from your plate.
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