Spring Patio Guide
Places to Go when Dining Outdoors!
500 10th Street NE 404.249.0001
The Patio at Park Tavern is conveniently located on the Atlanta Beltline on the corner of 10th and Monroe. The Park Tavern has one of the best views in the city overlooking Piedmont Park and the Midtown Skyline. This amazing backdrop provides for a great atmosphere and is dog-friendly. The large climate controlled patio includes table seating, private cabanas, an oyster bar, fire pits, and TV's to catch your favorite teams in action. The patio can be transformed for weddings, private events, and concerts. April means concert season is back at Park Tavern with the Sunset Sessions weekly free Concert Series and monthly concert series with Yacht Rock Schooner and Electric Avenue.
The Downwind Restaurant
Dekalb Peachtree Airport
2000 Airport Rd. #201
Located inside the Dekalb Peachtree Airport off of Clairmont Road in Chamblee, this family owned restaurant is celebrating its 30th year! Come dine on their deck which is perched right above the runways. Choose from their award winning burgers, great sandwiches and some of the best seafood in Atlanta. They offer something for everyone: Trivia on Wednesday nights 7-9, "Date Night" Friday nights where it's Adults only after 6:30pm with Live music, aviation-themed playground right next to the restaurant where the kids can play before or after your meal. Full bar available too.
Athens Pizza House
1341 Clairmont Rd. Decatur
Since 1966, the Papadopoulos family has been serving up great Greek and Italian cuisine to the Emory / Decatur area. Athens Pizza is Zagat rated and winner of several awards including Best Greek Cuisine. So don't let the name fool you, there is much more here than great pizza. Some of the favorite recipes on their Greek dishes go back over 50 years! Athens Pizza offers daily specials for lunch and dinner. As the weather accommodates in spring, diners head out to their patio which can also be booked for private parties. Athens Pizza offers an extensive catering menu for events.
242 Boulevard SE
Consistently voted the Best Southwestern restaurant in Atlanta, Agave's menu is a unique blend of eclectic southwestern cuisine and chef inspired dishes with an authentic southwestern flare. Before being seated, head to their expansive tequila bar where one can get two for one appetizers 5pm - 7pm seven days a week. Then head to your table on their heated southwestern designed patio. Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Agave over three days Friday thru Sunday May 3-5. With creative daily specials, award winning margaritas and great ambiance one can see why this is a Cabbagetown favorite.
3109 Briarcliff Rd. at corner of Briarcliff & Clairmont Rd.
Mo's has been serving up great pizza in Atlanta for over 30 years! But the menu isn't limited to pizza: sandwiches, subs, wings, nachos and salads ensure that anyone who comes here can find something they like. Check for daily lunch and dinner specials. Everything is made using the freshest ingredients including the dough built from scratch every day. In springtime, their front deck is the place to be. It's dog friendly and the perfect spot to catch some rays, enjoy the food and watch the Braves on one of their screens.
Henry's Midtown Tavern
132 10th Street NE
Henry's is located on bustling 10th Street in the heart of Midtown. Henry's welcomes people who crave a good atmosphere as much as great food. Named for owner Maureen Kalmanson's dog, Henry's offers an ideal mix of high-end and casual. The spacious interior is home to two bars and seating for 160, but the patios are most popular by their patrons, especially in spring. Their casual, chef-driven menu was created by award-winning Atlanta Chef Daniel Chance. Visit them for lunch and dinner plus brunch on the weekends.
484 Moreland Ave. 404.523.0500
115 Laredo Dr. 404.299.5799
This eclectic neighborhood restaurant is a favorite hangout among residents of Little 5 and Avondale Estates. They offer a wide variety of salads, subs, calzones and of course pizzas to choose from at affordable prices. Savage Pizza uses only the freshest vegetables, top quality meats, cheeses, breads and pastas. On their menu you'll find innovative homemade sauces and thoughtfully prepared dishes made from scratch every day. Savage offers lunch and dinner with delivery to the area. Both locations offer patio seating.
The Flying Biscuit Cafe’
1655 McLendon Ave. 404.687.8888
1001 Piedmont Ave. 404.874.8887
The Flying Biscuit serves great breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner seven days a week. Their Candler Park location (shown) is the original Flying Biscuit cafe and boasts a large renovated patio. The Midtown location off Piedmont Park allows for dining inside and out. Their corner patio which is surrounded by windows that come off when the weather cools, offering great views of the bustling Midtown scene. The Midtown and Candler Park locations are offering a new beer & wine menu this spring in addition to nightly dinner specials.
Johnny’s NY Style Pizza
Multiple Metro Area Locations
Johnny's Pizza is synonymous with great pizza and subs in Atlanta. They specialize in NY Style pizza, which is thin in the middle and thick around the edges. Johnny's is also known for their delicious calzones, subs, sandwiches and salads. All Johnny's locations offer patio seating including dine-in, take-out and delivery as well as online ordering. Visit JohnnysPizza.com for a location near you.
Raging Burrito & Taco
141 Sycamore St. Decatur
Raging Burrito & Taco on Decatur Square offers one of the best patio scenes in the city. Their patio comes alive in spring as people in Decatur look for places to dine al fresco. The menu features hearty burritos, tasty tacos, large salads, quesadillas and more. On weekdays Raging Burrito provides free chips & dip from 11am to 3pm. While relaxing on their patio, enjoy one of the 16 Craft Beers available on tap or try one of their 15 Tasty Margaritas. Try Raging's Famous Guacamole, Pineapple Salsa or Fire Roasted Salsa and chips to start your dining experience!
Twin Peaks Restaurant
3365 Piedmont Rd.
Twin Peaks, the mountain lodge-style sports restaurant in Buckhead and its beautiful Twin Peaks girls offer great views! All three patios: street level, second floor open air and lively rooftop are serviced by the outgoing Twin Peaks wait staff. Twin Peaks Restaurant offers high-quality comfort food with a wide array of sandwiches and salads to choose from. Choose from an extensive selection of 29-degree draft beers on 32 taps while the girls pour and serve into huge ice-cold, frosted mugs. Several rooms are available for private parties and functions.
800 Peachtree St. Midtown
This delightful Mexican restaurant from Restaurateur Riccardo Ullio offers the same philosophy behind his successful Italian concepts â€“ to offer guests authentic, indigenous flavors while incorporating the eclectic, modern vibe of Atlanta's Midtown area. Step into this rustic Mexican cantina and take a seat at the 360-degree bar area. Escorpion features a taco menu with classics of al pastor, and Baja Tacos, as well as the tinga â€“ a menu favorite â€“ and tasty antojitos (small street-inspired bites) and regionally inspired dishes such as chile relleno. Escorpion is a short stroll from The Fox Theater and when there's no show, Escorpion creates its own with salsa dancing and live music on select nights.
309 N. Highland Ave.
Fritti is situated in a re-fashioned garage in historic Inman Park just walking distance from the Atlanta Beltline. The atmosphere like its menu is versatile with a spacious, open-air patio that allows guests the chance to enjoy al fresco dining. Fritti is nationally recognized for its authentic Neapolitan pizza prepared according to traditional artisan methods in a state of the art wood-burning oven. This world class oven can maintain a temperature of 1,000 degrees and cooks pizza unlike anything you have ever experienced. Their patio is among the hottest places to be in Inman Park as the entire dining room opens up to the lively street scene.