Top 5 Dining destinations in Buckhead
Atlanta is one of the best cities to explore fine dining and Buckhead is the one neighborhood that offers plenty of options. Whatever your taste is, whether its French cuisine or spicy Mediterranean fare, you will probably find a fine restaurant to please your palate. Here are the five best restaurants in the immediate Buckhead area.
1.Basil's Restauarant & BarThe best restaurants are almost always all about the ambience as they are about the food because its just much more enjoyable to sit down and eat in a food establisment that is aesthetically pleasing. Basil's Restaurant & Bar is just one of these examples. With a pleasant mix of rustic charm and modern style, this restaurant is the perfect choice for couples who want to enjoy a little romance. They serve up tasty fare you might find at your favorite restuarant, the only difference is that Basil's features a variety of Mediterranean inspired dishes like Greek Salad with romaine, olives, and feta cheese; or Spinakopita, a puff pastry that's filled with spinach and cheese. Basil's also serves up brunch and lunch.
Basil's Restaurant & Bar
2985 Grandview Avenue
Atlanta, Georgia 30305
2.Grand RajaGet the taste of real Indian cuisine without leaving the Buckhead area. Grand Raja is a casually upscale venue that was decorated with yellow walls, cherry-wood paneling, and chandeliers which gives it a look that's both warm and inviting. When Atlantans want food that's spicy and fresh, they come here! Choose from delicious curries, kabobs, tandoor-specialites, and more. Some of their most notable dishes include Tandoori Roti(one type of Indian-style bread), Lamb Tiki Masala, and Eggplant with Spinach. Stay for dessert and savor a little Kheer(rice pudding) or Golab Juman(fried cottage cheese with honey).
2955 Peachtree Road NE Ste A2
Atlanta, Georgia 30305
3.Hal's on Old IvyThis is one of the few restaurants that's wonderful service defies the upscale experience: now you can get the best of both worlds. Come enjoy the ambience, eat a fabulous meal, and stay for the music. Their diverse menu includes Lobster Bisque(a creamy soup with chunks of lobster and a touch of sherry), Fettucine Alfredo, Duckling 'Orange(served with wild rice), and Filet Mignon. This restaurant also has a wide selection of fine wines. Every night, Hal's on Old Ivy has live music which includes the sounds of jazz or blues, check the events section for more information.
Hal's on Old Ivy
30 Old Ivy Road
4.Georgia GrilleArt and food come together at Georgia Grille. This restaurant was named after the famous artist Georgia O'Keefe, and the owner Karen Hilliard has been keeping her spirit alive with delicious southwestern-inspired dishes. You'll find a wide selection of tasty dishes like Chile Rellenos or Lobster Enchiladas. Before you go to this restaurant, be sure to email them for the full menu. As for drink choices they have beers and five different margaritas including Dan's Sauza Silver Margarita and Los Cabos Agave Winter Margarita.
2290 Peachtree Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30309
5.Horseradish Grill RestaurantIt doesn't get any better than fabulous food served in a fancy setting and that's exactly what you get at Horseradish Grill Restaurant. Start your meal with some delicious appetizers like Tempura Fried Okra or Honey Glazed Georgia Quail. Continue your dining experiene with a delectable entree like She-Crab Soup, Blackened Red Fish, or Grilled Lamb Chops. This amazing restaurant also serves brunch, lunch, and dinner.
Horseradish Grill Restaurant
4320 Powers Ferry Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30342
This article is written by Roy Wilson who love to blog about atlanta restaurant scene and fun things to do in atlanta