There are several incredible dining experiences to lift the mood in Atlanta, and here are some of the best.
From crafty cocktails to robot waiters, these are the best crazy ideas that became a reality in Georgia. Atlanta has a unique array of restaurants, bars and experiences that prove anything is possible. And you’ll have a great time in the process.
Inspire your creativity by checking out these venues that provide a great evening of fun, and are causing quite the buzz around Atlanta.
Here’s 15 Unique dining/bar experiences in Atlanta:
The Garden Room has breathtaking floral displays decorating this gorgeous bar and restaurant. The smell of flowers alone is worth the visit. Get lost in this wonderland while enjoying the delicious entrées. We hear their cocktail menu is an absolute must. Locals are loving ‘Polar Solstice’! This place is one of the many romantic restaurants that are perfect for a date night in Atlanta.
Where: Sonesta Atlanta Northwest
We love a murder mystery. Dinner Detective is an experience unlike any other! An incredible murder mystery show that’s paired with a four-course plated dinner, you don’t want to miss The Dinner Detective.
3. Imperial Fez
Where: Peachtree Corners
If you’re into delicious flavors from Africa then Imperial Fez is for you. On top of that, the entertainment is a dazzling spectacle! Belly dancers will come out to perform their intricate routines as you enjoy tasty Moroccan food. This experience is certainly one that’s you don’t want to miss. They even have a tasting menu special, where you can actually learn some moves from some of the pros!
Where: Home Park
Puttshack Atlanta is situated in The Interlock, at 1085 Howell Mill Road. The new space measures at 25,000 square feet with four tech-driven, “highly-competitive” mini-golf courses, powered by Trackaball technology.
Eatavision Studios host this magical event every month, making your food and film fantasies come true. Enjoy an outdoor screening of an iconic movie while enjoying food from or inspired by the film. Transporting Atlanta to the most delicious scenes from your favorite food-forward movies, prepare for a one-of-a-kind experience that’s a treat for all the senses.
6. Bar Vegan
Where: Ponce City Market
Atlanta’s favorite plant-based babes ‘Slutty Vegan’, are gracing us with a brand new bar in Ponce City Market. Premiering their ‘bar theatre’ concept, expect some stunts and tricks when they prepare your poison of choice. They’ve also teamed up with Big Dave’s Cheesesteaks to provide Atlanta with unbelievable plant-based cheesesteaks.
Where: The Battery
Silverspot is the new, luxury dine-in movie theatre in Atlanta. The 50,000 square-foot, two-story theatre has ten auditoriums featuring 588 fully reclining seats. They also have state of the art cinema equipment to provide the most vivid colors, and perfect sound. Enjoy their extensive menu of food and drink, taking dinner and a movie to the next level!
We’re not called Secret Atlanta for nothing. Red Phone Booth is Atlanta’s best kept secret. Try to find out the current code and head to the British telephone box to transport back to the Prohibition period. There’s an extensive cocktail and cigar collection on offer, making it one of the best speakeasies in the city.
Where: Pine Hills
Robots run the world, or at least are beginning to serve us pizza. Head to Bang Bang Pizza in Atlanta, and your robot waiter will take very good care of you. They’ll even make sure you get a delicious pizza pie. This precious experience is great for the young, or young at heart.
Lucian Books & Wine serves up their thoughtful selection of tasty bites and dishes surrounded by beautiful books. And of course, the extensive wine list combined with the knowledgeable staff makes this new Buckhead beauty perfect for all ATL wine-lovers, and all ATL bookworms!
This may seem like your average Italian restaurants but you’re wrong. This ATL hotspot hosts unforgettable pasta-making parties monthly, and they’re not to be missed. The experience includes a delicious three-course meal, crafty cocktails, and a pasta-making class with Executive Chef Pat Pascarella.
12. My Parent’s Basement
My Parents’ Basement is wholesome place where fellow nerds gather to drink, read comics, grub on nostalgic bites, and empty their pocket change into old gaming machines. The bar’s first iteration began as a pop-up by a group of friends, but has become a permanent fixture in Atlanta.
Where: Old Forth Ward
A beautiful church-themed dive bar serving picnic-style eats, with organ karaoke & weekly Ping-Pong tournaments. You’re guaranteed to fall in love with Sister Louisa’s. The fabled story of Sister Louisa’s Church traces back to 1978, to a convent near Baron Rouge, Lousiana. It was there that disgraced nun, Sister Louisa, fell in love for the convent’s janitor, Lamar Thibideau. Lore has it that “Luscious” Lamar uncovers various items of discard to Sister Louisa, who transforms them into works of art. And this place is a work of art.
14. The Select
For the ultimate date night in Atlanta, you’ve got to check out The Select. The beautiful eatery is inspired by Paris’ famed Le Select, the chic 1920’s brasserie known for being a free-spirited meeting place where artists and literary figures would bump heads. Enter The Select during one of our Happy Hours, Ladies Nights or Whiskey Wednesdays, and the excitement of the Roaring 20’s is back in full force!
15. Hole In The Wall
‘Hole In The Wall’ is a new immersive experience in Atlanta. Enjoy delicious donuts and drinks while snapping selfies at donut themed selfie stations. There are several stations, including the ‘Hole in One Golfing Room’ and the ‘Dunking Donuts Basketball Room.’ You can even sit in first class on your ‘Flight to Donut World,’ or let our your anger in the ‘Smash Hole’. You write down something that frustratesyou on a plate, and smash it on the donut wall.
Featured Image: The Garden Room & Bang Bang Pizza