There aren’t as many upscale places in East Atlanta as other parts of the city, but Banshee is helping to change that. This place is almost more mad scientist-inspired than classic fine dining, though, with an experimental, seasonal menu that covers a lot of ground. Come with a small group or a date and share a few of the larger dishes like the Szechuan pork osso buco and the charred broccolini with fonduta (kind of like broccoli and cheddar’s mature older cousin). And make sure to start with the hot and crispy fry bread that comes with pepperoni butter that you’ll want to smuggle home and spread on everything in your fridge.
Where we've featured it
More spots in East Atlanta VillageSee more
Delia’s Chicken Sausage Stand
Delia’s Chicken Sausage Stand in East Atlanta’s name says it all - come here for incredible chicken sausage in everything from a sandwich to lasagna.
When you want a low-key spot for drinks, surprisingly good bar food, and games, head to Midway Pub in East Atlanta Village.
Blu Cantina is where to go in East Atlanta Village for Tex-Mex and margaritas until late.
More American spotsSee more
This all-day spot near Ponce City Market is as great for breakfast as it is for an 11:30pm steak and cocktail on their enclosed patio.
JCT Kitchen & Bar
Go to this Westside staple for the fried chicken, but stay for the cocktails, patio, and burger.
Suggested by our writers
Bread & Butterfly
Atlanta isn’t Paris, but when you want to forget that for a while, head to Bread & Butterfly for brunch on the patio or a glass of wine at the bar.
Filter and browse restaurants near you
Text us for personalized recommendationsLearn more