Everyone has the sarcastic friend who says that Gluten Free food tastes like cardboard. Take them to 2B Whole, however, and they’re very likely to keep their mouths shut. That’s because their mouths will be stuffed with delicious, gluten free pastries, desserts and savory dishes like pizza and pot pie.
What’s the difference between Ice Cream and Frozen Custard? According to a few custard lovers we spoke to, “Custard is more creamy”, “It’s better than ice cream – hands down.”
Breakfast with a little flavor from Cajun Country
This could be the most decorated pizza anywhere! When you take pizza as seriously as Gio does, you’re bound to win a few awards.
Beer is made from three simple ingredients – barley, hops and water. So at Barleygarden, you know you’ll get a great option for beer with their 61 rotating taps.
Everyone knows the best bagels come from New York, but when you have a craving for that Everything with a shmear, where in metro Atlanta can you go? The Bronx, of course! Family-owned Bronx Bagels, or BB’s Bagels, is considered by many to be Atlanta’s best.
ITP flavor with an OTP adress, Alpharetta’s Bite is taking the town by storm. Whether you’re craving a Maine style lobster roll or a West Coast style cheeseburger, Bite will bring their distinct Southern charm to the dish. So, grab a seat, order a glass of wine and let these guys wow you.
Branch and Barrel at Alpharetta’s the Avalon has one of metro Atlanta’s best combinations of a chef-forward menu and incredible bourbon. Whether it’s the braised beef brisket, braised baby back ribs, or buttermilk fried chicken sandwich, each dish has incredibly fresh ingredients and the whole menu is filled with the comfort-food classics just like grandma used to make them.
Walking into Cabernet is walking into classic steakhouses of the past.
In a City that’s always hustling and looking to the future, going to Cafe Intermezzo is like traveling through space and time to an old European cafe. Whether you’re stopping by for an incredible cappuccino or espresso, a hand crafted cocktail or a mouthwatering sweet or savory bite, Cafe Intermezzo is the calm oasis in a chaotic City grid.
It’s Neapolitan style pizza in Alpharetta! With an emphasis on service and outrageously delicious food, this is a truly top notch pizzeria.
Cantina Loca is the best place in Downtown Alpharetta to have crazy fun – and eat delicious Mexican dishes, too. With healthy portions and plenty of ways to customize your dish the way you want it, you’re never disappointed with a dinner at Cantina Loca. Come by with friends and make sure you get some Margaritas before heading out in the beautiful Downtown Alpharetta green.
Catttle Shed is a wine and steak bar that is not your average steakhouse experience. This new age steak concept uses farm to table ingredients, local cattle and the experience of talented Chef Colin McGowan in the kitchen to create an incredible dining experience.
Central City Tavern is downtown Alpharetta’s favorite place to grab a cocktail, watch a game, and get a bite. With a massive patio (and Alpharetta’s open container policy), it’s a great place to get a cocktail before or after walking around the neighborhood. Bring friends and dig in to their comfort food favorites while watching your favorite team on their enormous TV’s.
267 miles to Atlanta’s closest beach – not exactly a quick trip. That’s why your best option for those beach vibes is in downtown Alpharetta, believe it or not. Chiringa, which has a sister restaurant on the 30A Coast, Chiringo, brings the beach year-round.
Fine fare in an even more fine atmosphere. Citizen Soul is Alpharetta’s sparkly new child that will not disappoint. A variety of menu items fit to please every pallet and a bar to dream about at night, it all comes together with the friendly and knowledgable staff. Also don’t miss the giant fire pit outside!
Coalition Food and Beverage is a delicious, chef-driven restaurant in the heart of downtown Alpharetta.
The aromas of wood-burning pizza, freshly-cooked pasta, and succulent meat are wafting through the air. No, you aren’t in Italy. In fact, this is di Paolo, an Italian restaurant in Alpharetta. This neighborhood spot features an open, inviting kitchen and an intimate, romantic ambience. They have been serving delicious Italian food alongside a lengthy wine list since 1995.
The perfect lunch – soup or salad, a delicious sandwich, and maybe a cookie for dessert. Farm to Ladle brings you the freshest version of that lunch every day, consistently with their fresh ingredients, focus on healthy fare and beautiful interiors at The Avalon and Ponce City Market.
What’s in a name? At First Watch, it’s everything. Every morning starts at the crack of dawn, with freshly prepared fruits and vegetables, baked goods, and scratch batter.
There are some things that transcend Atlanta’s fabled brunch culture. Beyond the deviled eggs and the skillet scrambles, beyond the 45 minute waits to be seated when all you want is something to much on the go, is something much simpler: bagels.
Ippolito’s presents classic and nostalgic Italian dishes, served family-style, in a neighborhood restaurant with lots of local flair…that is, if you can resist the overwhelming urge to fill up on their famous garlic knots first!
At Jinya Ramen Bar, you’ll always walk away with a shirt full of ramen broth and a smile. Start with their small plates, including incredible pork buns and crispy chicken.
If you’re in the Southeast, you can taste a little piece of New York with Johnny’s NY Pizza. Each Johnny’s shares the same quality, consistency & hometown NY feel that is hard to find this south of the Mason Dixon.
When Roi Shlomo decided to change his eating habits in 2012, he wanted to focus his diet on high quality food without processed ingredients. That desire has turned into Kale Me Crazy, a superfood cafe that supports a healthy lifestyle. With freshly made juices, incredible wraps and bowls, and a catering spread that breaks convention, Kale Me Crazy is bringing a healthy lifestyle to folks around metro Atlanta and the rest of the country.
La Parrilla is the spot where guacamole is created table-side, fajitas are served hot off the grill and enchiladas are covered with their signature sauce, white queso. There is something for everyone at this colorful Mexican joint so Atlanta Eats had to dig in and try the best they have to offer.
Alpharetta residents are raving about this local and delicious spot that has over 300 bourbons, 50 craft beers on tap, and bbq smoaked on oak for hours. They smoke locally sourced meats and marinate them with in-house dry rubs that are perfect by themselves, but also pair nicely with their sauces. The service is fast and the food is hot which makes for a splendid time out to eat. If you plan on having a private dining event, check out their upstairs which was converted into a whiskey bar for a later, boozier night.
Expert pairings of cocktails along with small plate tapas give guests a unique combination of indulgence and comfort.
Incredible tomato sauce, handmade dough, and fresh ingredients everyday are just a few things that make Marco’s one of the best pizzerias in the business.
Meet me at Marlow’s!
Before you physically eat any of Chef Nahm’s delicious creations, you’ll devour them with your eyes first.
Ocean and Acre is bringing the Northern California dining experience to Alpharetta’s The Halcyon. With a menu that sources local farm to table ingredients and seafood from the Georgia coast, Ocean and Acre is a true farm to table celebration. Enjoy their sunny patio with a bar window for that afternoon cocktail brunch, or head in for a romantic dinner in their beautifully designed, high ceiling space.
The Original Pancake House has been serving up “pancakes as you like them!” since 1953. Everything is made from scratch and to order, using locally sourced ingredients to ensure that the freshest food ends up on your plate.
Two best friends, Helen and Melissa, and co-founders of Piece of Cake started this bakery with three original recipes and now have a variety of tasty cakes!
So much more than just outstanding tacos!
Just off of Mansell Road in Alpharetta is a restaurant that feels like it’s straight out of Buckhead; massive steaks, fresh seafood and a bar that’s always full of energy. This is a name you already know, and a restaurant you’ll love; This is Ray’s at Killer Creek.
Born in New Orleans, one of the most incredible food towns in the world, this restaurant now has locations all over the country.
After a long week of work, keeping your house in order and trying to maintain your sanity, you’ve earned a trip to Scream’n Nuts.
The best kept “secret” of Brookhaven and Alpharetta is ready to get let out of the bag. This spot is the place for reimagined favorites.
Hit the road and head to Smokejack! This downtown Alpharetta institution has been there since before the area’s revitalization and continues to deliver delicious BBQ and southern dishes every day.
For some, the best way to pass along family traditions and memories is through food. And at Sorriso Apizza in Alpharetta, they’re living the family legacy every day.
In 1993, South City Kitchen opened on Crescent Avenue, a hidden side street in Midtown at the time. Now, 26 years later, SCK is an Atlanta institution, serving Southern classics with a sophisticated spin in four stylish locations.
Taco Mac serves the southeast’s original & award-winning buffalo wings, offers the best selection of craft beers on draft & brings the friendliest Southern hospitality they fell in love with so many years ago.
Known as one of the most authentic Caribbean food restaurants in Metro Atlanta, Tassa Roti is a hot spot for Trinidadian cuisine with locations in both Marietta and Alpharetta.
From the minds of legendary restaurateur George McKerrow and Ted Turner comes Ted’s Montana Grill. The home of the bison burger that is the talk of the town, Ted’s is a home run any time you walk in the door.
We all know a honeybaked ham is a holiday tradition, but did you know they have delicious offerings year round, in addition to their mouthwatering ham? Whether it’s their new BBQ pulled pork sandwich, or their classic tavern club with ham and turkey, there’s something delicious and homey for every appetite. Plus, there’s always a Honeybaked nearby you – check out our map below for a full list of locations.
The Nest Cafe is a full service European Bistro located in downtown Alpharetta, serving up paninis, soups, salads, gelato, and specialty beverages made fresh to order in a casual and welcoming environment.
You don’t have to be any good at golf to have a great time at Top Golf! Yes, you can go and enjoy the high tech driving range even if you’ve never picked up a club before.
Truck and Tap is a new type of dining experience. A bar with different local food trucks coming each day, you could visit 7 days in a row and experience different ones all throughout the week!
Fresh Greens. Carefully Cooked Proteins. Freshly Baked Bread. The Perfect Sandwich is alive and well at Wildflour in Alpharetta.