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Buttermilk Kitchen: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Buttermilk Kitchen
(1027 ratings)

4225 Roswell Rd NE Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30342
(678) 732-3274
buttermilkkitchen.com
  • Chicken Bisket
    fried chicken breast on homemade biscuit w/ housemade red pepper jelly served w/ pimento cheese grits & house pickles; available only on weekend brunch & Wed (check website for update menu); looks good
  • Lox Plate
    beet-cured salmon, onions, capers, farm greens, cream cheese on Jerusalem bagel
4.5 out of 5
1027 ratings
farm-to-table restaurant in country kitchen setting; serves breakfast & lunch only; owner/chef Suzanne Vizethann was winner of Chopped! (Season 8)
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Home Grown: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Home Grown
(1020 ratings)

968 Memorial Dr SE Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30316
(404) 222-0455
www.homegrownga.com
  • Grant's Stack Sandwich
    homemade pimento w/ fried green tomatoes & bacon on grilled Texas Toast; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1020 ratings
#4 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Fried Food); neighborhood favorite offering creative & delicious breakfast options & a hearty brunch menu on the weekend; serve only breakfast & lunch
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Joy Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Joy Cafe (CLOSED)
(447 ratings)

316 Pharr Rd NE Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30305
(404) 816-0306
www.joycafeatl.com
  • Biscuit & Sawmill Gravy
    southern biscuit topped w/ sawmill gravy, house-made sausage & soft scrambled eggs (Guy got cheesy hash browns instead); served only for brunch (check website); looks good
  • Shrimp & Grits
    grits topped w/ Louisiana-style BBQ sauced shrimp, rosemary corn; not on menu...call to find when served
4.5 out of 5
447 ratings
CLOSED; opened in 2011; serving Southern specialty & hospitality; only serve lunch & brunch...check website for times; motto: "Made with Love, Served with Joy"
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BeetleCat: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
BeetleCat
(433 ratings)

299 North Highland Ave NE Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30307
(678) 732-0360
beetlecatatl.com
As Seen On:
Man v. Food (New), Episode: "Atlanta, GA"
  • The Glazed Chicken
    crispy chicken between two plain janes (2 glazed doughnuts), fried egg
4.0 out of 5
433 ratings
putting innovative spin on Southern classics
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Blue Ridge Grill: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Blue Ridge GrillSee Blue Ridge Grill Video
(155 ratings)

1261 W Paces Ferry Rd NW Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30327
(404) 233-5030
www.blueridgegrill.com
  • Fried Pickle Chips
    not on menu...you have to ask for it; served w/ herb buttermilk dressing as dipping sauce
4.0 out of 5
155 ratings
"established as one of the 'in spots' for Atlanta's movers and shakers...rustic, yet casual, elegance" (from its website)
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Bone Garden Cantina: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Bone Garden Cantina
(706 ratings)

1425 Ellsworth Industrial Blvd Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 418-9072
www.bonegardencantina.com
  • Carne Adobo Tacos
    grilled steak marinated in guajillo chile, crushed red pepper & garlic, topped w/ cilantro & onion served on folded soft corn tortillas; comes w/ side of salsa picante; looks good
  • Puerco Azteca Tamales
    top selling tamale; corn masa filled w/ spicy pork, red chiles, garlic & onion; steamed in a banana leaf & served w/ salsa verde
4.0 out of 5
706 ratings
authentic Mexican cuisine; offer over 60 premium tequilas; playful Mexican tradition skeleton art decor based on Dia de los Muertos ("Day of the Dead"), a fall fiesta honoring family ancestors
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Busy Bee Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Busy Bee Cafe
(599 ratings)

810 Martin Luther King Jr Dr Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30314
(404) 525-9212
www.thebusybeecafe.com
  • Fried Chicken & Pancakes
    signature dish; brined overnight, crispy; looks good
4.0 out of 5
599 ratings
since 1947; inspired by a modest but loving restaurant during an African missionary; Southern cuisine; celebrity sightings include Martin Luther King
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4.0 out of 5
14 ratings
CLOSED
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Colonnade Restaurant: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Colonnade RestaurantSee Colonnade Restaurant Video
(376 ratings)

1879 Cheshire Brg Rd NE Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30324
(404) 874-5642
www.colonnadeatl.com
  • Kangaroo Tenderloin
    very lean meat
  • Knuckle Sandwich
    lobster claw meat is put on a foccaio bread, covered in herbed mayo and grilled tomatoes and scallions
  • Redneck Sushi
    sushi w/ pulled pork, battered & fried
4.0 out of 5
376 ratings
founded in 1927; 2nd oldest restaurant in Atlanta; Southern comfort food
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Daddy D'z BBQ Joynt: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Daddy D'z BBQ JoyntSee Daddy D'z BBQ Joynt Video
(648 ratings)

264 Memorial Dr SE Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30312
(404) 222-0206
www.daddydz.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Sauced"
  • BBQ Pork Rib Tips
    looks good
4.0 out of 5
648 ratings
Picked by USA Today as "The best place to eat"; Rated "Number One" by the New York Times
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Folk Art: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Folk ArtSee Folk Art Video
(647 ratings)

465 N Highland Ave NE Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30307
(404) 537-4493
folkartrestaurant.com
  • Bad to the Bone Sandwich
    house roasted pork shoulder topped w/ collard green cole slaw, date chili bourbon BBQ, gruyere cheese, & caramelized onions; looks good
  • Meatball Burger
    3-patties of flatten meatballs w/ marinara, provolone, truffled mushrooms & caramelized onions; looks good
4.0 out of 5
647 ratings
breakfast, lunch, dinner and brunch spot specializing in all-day diner-style favorites; Other Recipes: Date "Bourbon" BBQ Sauce
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Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Fox Bros. Bar-B-QSee Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q Video
(2896 ratings)

1238 Dekalb Ave NE Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30307
(404) 577-4030
www.foxbrosbbq.com
  • Chicken Fried Ribs
    double sided, thick cut smoked ribs that are breaded, deep-fried & served w/ housemade white BBQ sauce
  • Fox Bros. "Burger"
    chopped Brisket topped w/ bacon, tomato, red onion, pickles, melted pimento cheese & jalapeno mayo on a buttered, toasted brioche bun; looks good
  • The Everything Plate
    choice of four meat portions: pulled pork/ beef brisket (chopped/sliced)/ 1/4 chicken/ ribs/ 4 wings; Buddy gets ribs, brisket, wings & pulled pork; looks good
  • Beef Short Rib
    9-inch, bone in beef rib w/ salt & pepper rub; smoked over oak & hickory for 12 hrs; looks good!
4.0 out of 5
2896 ratings
opened in 2007; owned & operated by twin brothers; Other Recipes: Bar-B-Q Brisket Chili | Brisket
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  • "The Maven"
    lox (salt cured), nova (smoked), sable, baked salmon sala; served w/ bagel
  • Smoked Hash
    a top seller; crispy homemade pastrami, potatoes, cabbage, peppers, caramelized onions, sunny eggs; looks good
4.0 out of 5
801 ratings
modern American restaurant inspired by classic New York Jewish deli...from the food to the décor; restaurant named for the refugee transport ship that brought co-owner Jennifer Johnson's mother & grandparents, Holocaust survivors, to New York in 1949; Gerry "G." Garvin made guest appearance
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  • Bibim-Bop
    beef rice bowl w/ veggies; $6 at airtime
4.0 out of 5
826 ratings
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Holeman & Finch: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Holeman & FinchSee Holeman & Finch Video
(1247 ratings)

2277 Peachtree Rd NE Map It!
Atlanta, GA
(404) 948-1175
www.holeman-finch.com
  • The Burger (Double Cheeseburger)
    only 24 burgers served after 10pm...sometimes selling out w/in minutes; everything is homemade including bun, ketchup, mustard, pickles; not on menu, served after 10pm, only 24 burgers per night; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1247 ratings
#1 (America's Best: American Classics); according to website, burgers are also a regular part of Sunday brunch offering
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JCT Kitchen & Bar: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
JCT Kitchen & Bar
(1428 ratings)

1198 Howell Mill Rd Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 355-2252
www.jctkitchen.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "With Bacon"
  • "Angry" Mussels
    cooked with bacon
4.0 out of 5
1428 ratings
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Mary Mac's Tea Room: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Mary Mac's Tea Room
(2735 ratings)

224 Ponce de Leon Ave Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 876-1800
www.marymacs.com
  • Georgia Peach Cobbler
    served hot & topped w/ vanilla ice cream
4.0 out of 5
2735 ratings
est. 1945; grown from a single dining room to 6 dining rooms (taking 5 storefronts) plus a full bar; Jimmy Carter, Hillary Clinton, Leonard Nimoy, Dalai Lama, Richard Gere have visited; unique feature: Goodwill Ambassador, Jo Carter personally visits all guests giving her specialty back rubs...you can even get a T-shirt saying "I got my belly filled and my back rubbed all at Mary Mac’s Tea Room"
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As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Grilled"
  • Australian Lamb Chop
    looks good
4.0 out of 5
458 ratings
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Rosebud: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Rosebud (CLOSED)
(552 ratings)

1397 N Highland Ave NE Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30306
(404) 347-9747
www.rosebudatlanta.com
  • Fried Green Tomato BLT
    thickly sliced locally grown green tomato dredged in seasoned flour & buttermilk & pan-fried in cast iron; served w/ arugula, bacon, remoulade sauce on bread "toasted" on same pan used to make bacon (w/ bacon fat)
4.0 out of 5
552 ratings
CLOSED; Throwdown: Bobby Flay won [recipe]; neighborhood restaurant "focusing on good food, kind flavors and lots of atmosphere" (from its website)
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  • Oreo Ice Cream "Burger"
    Oreo ice cream sandwich w/ doughnuts as buns w/ top bun crusted w/ more Oreos & frosting
4.0 out of 5
958 ratings
since 2008
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Veni Vidi Vici: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Veni Vidi Vici (CLOSED)See Veni Vidi Vici Video
(227 ratings)

41 14th St Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30309
(404) 875-8424
  • Agnolotti
    BBQ ravioli
4.0 out of 5
227 ratings
CLOSED
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  • Double Bypass Burger
    half-pound burger topped with two fried eggs, six slices of American cheese, and eight slices of bacon, all served between the two grilled cheese sandwiches as buns; uses grilled cheese sandwich as buns
  • Blue 'shroom Burger
    Adam's college favorite
4.0 out of 5
1415 ratings
#90 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); college hangout
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  • Corn Pups
    three corn dog pops: homemade WB Cheddarwurst, corn bread battered & fried, curry catsup & yellow mustard
  • Pastrami Sandwich
    house cured & smoked local brisket, baby collard kimchi, Korean chili-garlic mayo & baby Swiss, marble rye; looks good
4.0 out of 5
608 ratings
opened in 2011; in a 20th-century Victorian-style home that used to be a Methodist Protestant church and then a dance school; Other Recipes: Crispy Pickled Pig Ears
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As Seen On:
Man v. Food, Episode: "Atlanta"
  • Midnight Train
    4 wings & waffles; a top seller
  • Sweet Potato Cheesecake
3.5 out of 5
1195 ratings
CLOSED
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Highlander: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
HighlanderSee Highlander Video
(323 ratings)

931 Monroe Dr NE Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 872-0060
www.thehighlanderatlanta....
  • Jerk Chili
  • Mozarella Sticks
    Wrapped in sheeted egg pasta & fried
3.5 out of 5
323 ratings
opened in 1992; neighborhood bar w/ atypical bar food; chef from West Africa
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