Visit for the oyster bar, where you can try raw, chilled, or hearth roasted fresh seafood at its finest.
Winner of several awards, The Optimist is known to serve some of the best seafood dishes in all of Atlanta. The kitchen is run by Adam Evans, who is a fisherman as well as a cook, and is fond of sustainable cooking. This eatery primarily excels at its oyster and fish dishes, but the menu offers much more to diners, including lobsters, octopus and shrimps. Some dishes that stand out at this eatery include smoked white fish chowder, mahi mahi, east and west coast oysters and mussels in coconut broth. The restaurant has a patio seating, and the ambience has a relaxed vibe, making the dining experience at The Optimist pleasant and satisfying.
Address:914 Howell Mill Road, Atlanta, 30318
phone:+1 404 477 6260
Step out wearing haute couture jewels and gems designed by the famed Rona Pfeiffer who regularly outfits celebrities.
This trendy Buckhead boutique features carefully curated haute couture jewelry items from well-known designers. Rona Pfeiffer's signature designs have been worn by the likes of Jennifer Lopez, Olivia Wilde, and Michelle Pfeiffer. Find gorgeous teardrop earrings with amethysts, silk scarves from Chan Luu, and the luxurious holistic skin care products from Tammy Fender's.
Address:22 East Andrews Drive North West, Atlanta, 30305
phone:+1 404 764 0719
East Point Corner Tavern
Weekly themes like Backyard BBQ on Thursdays and Karaoke on Saturdays accompany beer and cocktails at this Georgian tavern. Bottoms Up!
East Point Corner Tavern is one of many locations of this Georgian restaurant chain. Nestled in the heart of the city, it is a popular gathering spot in the neighborhood. Hosting happening events daily, their Taco Mondays and Crab Leg Nights on Fridays are a big draw. Gear up for 16 beers on tap, signature margaritas and wine by the glass paired with American classics like burgers, sliders and smoked barbecue. Shoot some pool or indulge in poker or trivia, among an array of entertainment.
Address:2785 Main Street, Atlanta
phone:+1 404 768 0007
This glamorous lounge is your one-stop destination to attend some of the most happening parties in town or host one of your own.
Located in Midtown, Vanquish Lounge is a glamorous venue, replete with plush decor, chandeliers and a vibrant color palette. This world-class space hosts some of the most happening parties and music events that draw in the crowds. Sprawling across 557 square meters (6000 square feet) and equipped with an extensive bar and audio-visual facilities, it is ideal to host private functions.
Address:1029 Peachtree Street North East, Atlanta, 30303
phone:+1 404 898 1704
The Peachtree Trolley
See Atlanta's sights while aboard this trolley. This guided experience of Atlanta's top attractions and landmarks is like no other.
The Peachtree Trolley is a tour company that organizes several tours across Atlanta. Book yourself on one of their packages and witness local attractions and landmarks in a comfortable climate-controlled bus. These include must-visits like Georgia Aquarium, Underground Atlanta, CNN, Oakland Cemetery, and more. They also offer private trolleys that are a unique way to celebrate a birthday or special occasion.
Address:275 Baker Street North West, Atlanta, 30313
phone:+1 770 425 1006
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Stylish and comfortable, FLATZ shoes cater to women who shun to status quo of heels. The Modern Vice boots are perfect for every season.
Stylish women's footwear doesn't always equate to sky-high heels. Owner Kelci Stringer saw a gap in the industry for flat, trendy footwear for women and jumped at the chance to corner the market. Established in Atlanta, FLATZ offers darling flat soled shoes women will feel proud to wear to the office, on a date or around town. Find boots, sandals, booties, slippers and more to complete your outfit without hurting your feet!
Address:314-A Pharr Road Northeast, Atlanta, 30305
phone:+1 404 963 1668
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Locals rave about the carefully crafted cocktails at this Decatur establishment. Pair with items from their raw bar for the ultimate date.
Kimball House is a beautiful restaurant in Decatur with a unique approach to serving patrons. The place exudes thoughtfulness through the vintage wooden ambiance and cozy leather booths. Their vast assortment of oysters win many return visitors, especially during happy hour. They also have a selection of steak and seafood dishes, as well as cocktails, absinthe, wine, and beer to complement your meal. Kimball House perfects the art of cooking and serving in most gracious manner.
Address:303 East Howard Avenue, Decatur, 30030
phone:+1 404 378 3502
Experience the world of dinosaurs with animatronic models, real fossils and fascinating strange species at this interactive exhibition.
Explore the fascinating world of Extreme Dinosaurs, an educational and fun exhibition in the city. Their natural landscape is replete with life-sized models, fossils and skeletons. Learn about the latest paleontology discoveries as well as interesting facts from the Golden Age in an interactive manner.
Address:265 18th Street North West, Level 2 near Escalator 5, Atlanta, 30363
phone:+1 404 496 4274
Michons BBQ Bistro
Honoring the barbecue tradition for over two decades, this bistro features slow-smoked specialties flavored with their secret recipes.
Michon's BBQ Bistro has been a favorite in the city since 1990. Owned and operated by the Wilson Family, they feature an array of smoked meat preparations, seasoned with their signature spice rubs and slow-cooked to perfection. Also on the menu are sandwiches and snacks, which are all easy on the wallet. They organize occasional jazz entertainment.
Address:161 Peachtree Center Avenue, Atlanta, 30303
phone:+1 404 522 7770
Chick-fil-A Home Office Backstage
Get behind the scenes of Chick-fil-A and interact with the cows. This tour elaborates on the history of the brand and its founder.
Chick-fil-A, one of the pioneering fast food chains in the country, offers interactive tours of its complex. With over 1700 restaurants in 38 states, this American company has grown leaps and bounds. A backstage guided tour takes you through the history of the business, as well as its founder, Truett Cathy. With various packages on offer, visitors can even host their own private party here.
Address:5200 Buffington Road, Atlanta, 30349
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