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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Art Museum
“A huge, wonderful ,open,airy building to experience many art collections in. See the Folk and Self Taught art,African American art and Southern art collections to get an idea of Southern U.S. design aesthetics- often folksy, primitive work that is stunningly abstract and full of interesting historical imagery.”
  • 297 locals recommend
Park
“Closest major park. Great for cycling, sight seeing, and close by to bars and restaurants to your liking”
  • 263 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Shopping Plaza
“Located inside Atlantic Station! Great area to walk around and visit all the shopping stores and restaurants they have to offer!”
  • 241 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Garden
“Beautiful walking paths, unique and fun topiary displays, splash pad for kids, beautiful Christmas light display”
  • 133 locals recommend
Garden
“The Atlanta Botanical Garden is a 30 acres botanical garden located adjacent to Piedmont Park in Midtown Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Incorporated in 1976, the garden's mission is to "develop and maintain plant collections for the purposes of display, education, conservation, research and enjoyment.”
  • 62 locals recommend
Pet Store
“The park itself it pretty big. You can park your car there in the parking garage accessed via the Botanical Gardens or Evelyn street. ”
  • 48 locals recommend
Café
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“There is no other place like Cafe Intermezzo in the USA. A true European coffee house with beautiful decor, incredible cakes, and a whole book-sized menu of coffee drinks. They also serve food. Outdoor seating along Peachtree street is fun for people watching. Open til 1-2AM. $$ ~7 min ride. ”
  • 79 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Pizza Place
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“Cult favorite authentic Neapolitan pizza place. 3 min walk. Family style shared seating. Pricier side ($20+/pizza). Pro tip: BYOB & you can take your pizza across the street and eat at the Bar Amalfi outdoor seating when the weather is nice. ”
  • 74 locals recommend
Bar
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“Local fixture known for its burgers, beer & whiskey selection & offbeat, rock 'n' roll vibe.”
  • 62 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“If you love movies it will be hard for you to be late to your show time! this is literally outside the front of the building. It will take you no time at all to walk over to the theater from this home!”
  • 29 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Casual comfort food. I recommend the apple butter (must have) and grits. Lines can be long, so walk across the famous rainbow crosswalks to Caribou Coffee and grab a drink while you wait. Also only 2 blocks from Piedmont Park. ~9 min ride. ”
  • 55 locals recommend
Performing Arts Venue
“Giving residence to some of Atlanta's major art attractions, the Woodruff Arts Center houses renowned venues such as The High Museum of Art, The Alliance Theater, and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.”
  • 44 locals recommend
Route
“Wonderful urban trail for walking, biking, running, etc, with access to the best restaurants & shopping.”
  • 80 locals recommend
Performing Arts Venue
“The Center for Puppetry Arts is conveniently located in Midtown at the corner of Spring and 18th Street. We are a short walk from Arts Center MARTA, but do offer limited, free parking. Ticket Sales Office Monday-Friday: 9am-4:30pm Saturday: 10am-5pm Sunday: 12pm-5pm”
  • 37 locals recommend
Building
“Vibrant city center. This is one of the most LGBTQ-friendly neighborhoods. ”
  • 38 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Café
“There is no other place like Cafe Intermezzo in the USA. A true European coffee house with beautiful decor, incredible cakes, and a whole book-sized menu of coffee drinks. They also serve food. Outdoor seating along Peachtree street is fun for people watching. Open til 1-2AM. $$ ~7 min ride. ”
  • 79 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“Cult favorite authentic Neapolitan pizza place. 3 min walk. Family style shared seating. Pricier side ($20+/pizza). Pro tip: BYOB & you can take your pizza across the street and eat at the Bar Amalfi outdoor seating when the weather is nice. ”
  • 74 locals recommend
Bar
“Local fixture known for its burgers, beer & whiskey selection & offbeat, rock 'n' roll vibe.”
  • 62 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“Casual comfort food. I recommend the apple butter (must have) and grits. Lines can be long, so walk across the famous rainbow crosswalks to Caribou Coffee and grab a drink while you wait. Also only 2 blocks from Piedmont Park. ~9 min ride. ”
  • 55 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“This is a very popular attraction for brunch, weekend events, local flair, and great spot to rest after your walk through the park. It has a great patio space and live music during certain hours. ”
  • 48 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
“Fine dining and soul food? They’ve got it right here at South City Kitchen!”
  • 29 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“YardHouse has amazing food and a great bar to go and have a good time with friends or family. This is only literally a 2 minute walk away from this home! An upscale-casual eatery known for great food, classic rock music and 100-250 taps of imported, craft and specialty ales & lagers. Yard House offers a rotating selection of draft beers and offers some of the most unique and complex beers from local, domestic and imported brewers. When the craft beer revolution began nearly 20 years ago, Yard House was there pioneering the way. Taking its vast experience with brews and breweries and coupling it with a kitchen that prepares over 100 items made from scratch daily, Yard House has become a modern public house where food and beer lovers unite.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bar
“This bar is a local favorite. Its nothing fancy but offers a bit of the local scene with good beer and cheap eats. Here, you'll find locals playing pool and the occasional Karaoke.”
  • 28 locals recommend

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