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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.

Shopping Mall
“This mall has it all. Definitely a great place to pick up something you want. ”
  • 291 locals recommend
Art Museum
“The High Museum of Art, located in Atlanta, is a leading art museum in the Southeastern United States. Located on Peachtree Street in Midtown, the city's arts district, the High is a division of the Woodruff Arts Center. In 2010 it had 509,000 visitors, 95th among world art museums.”
  • 293 locals recommend
Park
“One of the most beautiful parks in Atlanta. About 10 -20 mins away depending on what time of the day.”
  • 220 locals recommend
Market
“If you have never been to Atlanta, Ponce City Market is the place to be. They have wonderful restaurants, shopping options, ice cream shops, and unique cocktails you can only find in Atlanta! The rooftop park is filled with amusement and drinks overlooking Atlanta! The famous Atlanta Beltline is a wonderful place to take a walk right beside Ponce City Market.”
  • 323 locals recommend
Theater
“The Fox Theatre, a former movie palace, is a performing arts venue located at 660 Peachtree Street NE in Midtown Atlanta, Georgia, and is the centerpiece of the Fox Theatre Historic District. The theater was originally planned as part of a large Shrine Temple as evidenced by its Moorish design.”
  • 142 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Funky area, interesting stores, good restaurants, and great people watching. Their slogan is "We're all here, because we are not all there"”
  • 175 locals recommend
Garden
“This is a must see! Spring time is the best! No matter what time of year though, the Gardens offers many things in season and several events. Check website for details. This is a 10 minute walk.”
  • 132 locals recommend
Theater
“The historic Fox Theatre is one of Atlanta’s premiere venues for live entertainment. The Fox’s 4,665 seat theatre hosts more than 150 performances a year ranging from Broadway to rock to comedy to movies. In December 2009, Billboard Magazine ranked the Fox Theatre in Atlanta as “The #1 non-residency venue worldwide for the decade (5,000 seats or less).” In addition to our ​world-famous theatre, our spectacular ballrooms have hosted everything from Sweet 16s to weddings and corporate events.”
  • 60 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
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
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“Mary Mac’s Tea Room for 1945 era southern style comfort food that’s worth the wait! ”
  • 98 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“$$ Spanish restaurant: Spanish shareable plates & a long wine list served in a rustic wood setting with a wraparound patio.”
  • 97 locals recommend
BBQ Joint
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“Be sure to call before you go to check on the wait. It can get pretty busy. Try the chopped brisket. It's amazing! ”
  • 75 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Highly-acclaimed, large restaurant w/ excellent breakfast, brunch, and lunch everyday - short driving distance”
  • 82 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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“dessert and a coffee spot I love for a late night snack and cozy quaint atmosphere. they also serve food!”
  • 77 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“One of our favorite upscale date night restaurants in Atlanta. They serve delicious food, have complimentary valet parking and live music some nights. A reservation is recommended.”
  • 65 locals recommend