Atlanta is no stranger to sexy ambiances and instagrammable moments. Atlanta is constantly proving that it’s one of the best cities to live in. Whether you are young professional or a retiree, Atlanta has something for everybody. Speakeasy’s are no strangers to this budding social scene and below you will find 4 speakeasy’s in Atlanta that have some of the most amazing and beautiful drinks this city has to offer.
A newcomer to the speakeasy community, this new bar has had no problem garnering a crowd. Located inside the newly renovated Colony Square, now known better as Politan Row, JoJo’s Beloved is tucked away in the back of the dining hall. Reservations are not only recommended, but required unless it’s on Tuesdays, then you can roll the die and hope for a spot at the bar! (even then there is an enforced time limit). With vinyl tunes and intimate booths lining the quaint space, guests experience lighthearted and . Known for drinks like “It’s Private Life Drama” and “Fuzzy Navel”, JoJo’s Beloved goal was to bring a modern spin on the so-called ‘dark times’ drinks. It is clear they have succeeded, considering that the reservations almost have to be booked a month in advance. Don’t let the wait discourage you from going, the gorgeous and delicious drinks will be well worth the wait.
An extension of Atlanta’s popular sushi restaurant Umi, Himitsu offers an even more exclusive dining experience. This secret location requires that guests enter a numerical passcode onto a keypad. Once the code has been entered, a door opens to the host stand where guests will confirm their reservation. With an ambiance exuding sex appeal guests experience an atmosphere perfect for date night or late night spot for drinks with friends. The bartenders here, provide guests with not only with an upscale experience, but also upscale drinks. Because of its discreet location, Himitsu does not have a website to view their cocktail options adding to the mystery of this hotspot.
Red Phone Booth Buckhead
An established restaurant in the speakeasy scene, Red Phone Booth offers its customers an immersive prohibition era experience. From gorgeous crafted cocktails to Neapolitan pizzas, RPB – Buckhead is one of the more rare dining experiences in the city. Each cocktail draws inspiration from the 1900 era giving their drinks a unique look and taste.
12 Cocktail Bar
Located atop the ever expanding Ponce cIty Market, is 12 Cocktail Bar. This speakeasy is not to be overlooked! With amazing views of Atlanta’s skyline and specialized drink for each individual guest, you are sure to have one the most unique drinking experiences in the city. 12 Cocktail Bar has professional mixologists behind the bar, that make drinks based on whatever the guests tells them is their favorite liquor. No drink is ever made twice adding to the uniqueness of this of this restaurant! Whether a tourist or a native of Atlanta this is one experience you don’t want to miss.
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