Atlanta is home to so many incredible wine bars that it’s becoming difficult to pick a favorite! We’ll let you be the judge, so go and check out these incredible bars in A-Town where it’s always wine o’clock! It doesn’t matter if you’re a lover of red, white, or rosé, it’s a grape time to be in the ATL. Here are eleven wonderful wine bars in and around the city.
1. Lucian Books & Wine
Books and fine wine collide at this beloved addition to Buckhead’s culinary scene. The swanky interiors compliment the exquisite selection of wines, with a new wine list to try out every couple of months. Expect thoughtful dishes throughout their lunch & dinner menus, and you can even expand your book collection before you leave! Click here for more information.
Another wine bar from Buckhead has hit up our top spots, with this converted Blockbusters receiving rave reviews only weeks after opening earlier this year. Enjoy charcuterie excellence with an extensive wine list to match. One unique feature of this wine bar is the VHS wall which pays tribute to its previous life as the beloved video rental store.
3. Barcelona Wine Bar
Where: Inman Park
If you think nothing complements a smooth glass of red wine more than tapas, then you’ve got to check out Barcelona Wine Bar! Enjoy sharable plates and a Spanish-forward wine list, from a crisp Albariño with Pulpo from the North to the staple red wine from Rioja, you’ll be overwhelmed with their unbelievable selection of wines. But don’t worry, the friendly staff are approachable and know their stuff!
Where: Inman Park
The carefully curated collection of wines at this Inman Park gem is one-of-a-kind. The rustic yet sophisticated vibes make it a great place to sample some wines from across the globe. VinoTeca also provide a stellar home-delivery service so you can bring the wines to you, without leaving the comfort of home!
5. El Viñedo Local
Where: Midtown Atlanta
South American eats and wine thrive at El Viñedo Local. There are scrumptious sandwiches and other bites from South America on the menu. We recommend trying out one of their empanadas to compliment your glass of wine, be it red with beef or white with chicken! Locals are also in love with their Ceviche if you’re a lover of the raw-fish dish!
6. Storico Vino
Storico Vino has become an institutional part of Buckhead’s brunch scene, with their renowned Bloody Mary station and top-notch menu of beloved brunch dishes. However, you should never sleep on their wine list as it is a wine bar after all! The Venetian-inspired hotspot boasts indoor seating and a heated outdoor patio, so come rain or shine, there’s a 100% chance of wine!
7. Stem Wine Bar
Walking inside Stem Wine Bar is an absolute dream. The gorgeous interiors ooze sophistication, which can also be said for their menu at this food-focused wine bar. The vintage bar and throwback vibes will transport you to a different era, with the wines transporting you to the finest wine regions all over the world!
8. The Vibrary: Wine & Book Bar
Where: Stone Mountain Village
Another wine bar/book store hybrid, but this time it’s near Stone Mountain! The Vibraby does what it says on the tin. It brings the vibes, the wine and all your literary needs. This place is a great option if you’re a vegan, as the wine bar has become famous for their vegan charcuterie boards. For more information, click here.
9. CRU Food & Wine Bar
Where: The Battery Atlanta
This Napa-style wine bar has quite the cult following across the ATL. Serving up a New-American fare, there’s an unbeatable number of complimentary dishes parallel to the wine list, including stone-fired pizzas and cheese plates.
10. Vino Venue
This restaurant, wine-shop, and cooking school is the ultimate one-stop-shop for wine-lovers across the ATL. From gifting a wine-tasting to just enjoying a bottle with some friends on their gorgeous patio, this Dunwoody wine safe haven is a charming addition to ATL’s thriving bar scene. Vino Venue even offers group trips to vineyards and wineries if you’re love for wine goes beyond a bottle or two!
11. Buzz Coffee & Winehouse
Where: Adams Park
If you over-romanticize coffee and wine, then get ready to fall in love. Nestled on the edges of Atlanta’s enchanting Adams Park is Buzz Coffee & Winehouse. This adorable cafe has caused quite the buzz since opening, serving up some of the best coffee beverages alongside their killer wine list.