Fall Patio Guide
Places to go when Dining Outdoors this Autumn!
500 10th Street NE
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. Fall at Park Tavern brings movie nights, Atlanta United viewing parties, Atlanta Pride events, concerts like Electric Ave and Saints & Sinners and the ice skating rink returns Thanksgiving Day.
The Downwind Restaurant
Dekalb Peachtree Airport
200 Airport Rd. #201 770.452.0973
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. With the beautiful Atlanta autumn weather, 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 404.588.0006
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. This month Agave turns 19! Make a reservation for Wednesday, Oct 23 for a special Tequila Anniversary dinner. Great food and award winning margaritas make this a Cabbagetown favorite.
3109 Briarcliff Rd. 404.320.1258
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 anybody 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 fall, their front deck is the place to be. Families and friends gather to enjoy food and drink, watch the Falcons and college football on one of their many screens.
Henry's Midtown Tavern
132 10th Street NE 404.537.4477
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 when weather accommodates. Their casual, chef-driven menu was created by award-winning 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 & dinner with delivery to the area. Both locations offer patio seating.
309 N. Highland Ave. 404.880.9559
Located in the heart of historic Inman Park just walking distance from the Atlanta BeltLine, Fritti is nationally recognized for its award winning pizza. Here you can get an authentic Neapolitan 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.
Twin Peaks Restaurant
3365 Piedmont Rd. 404.961.8946
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 attended by the Twin Peaks wait staff. Twin Peaks 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, corporate and holiday functions.
Eclipse di Luna
764 Miami Circle 404.846.0449
4505 Ashford Dunwoody 678.205.5862
Eclipse di Luna set the trend in Tapas style restaurants in Atlanta. They offer a high-energy dining experience with live entertainment nightly and an artsy setting as a backdrop. With over two dozen award winning tapas to choose from there is something to please any taste. The Tapas is affordably priced to encourage multiple sampling. Eclipse di Luna has been named as one of "Atlanta's Top 100 Restaurants" and "Best Tapas". Both their locations offer open-air al fresco dining that makes for an incredible atmosphere. Upon entering you feel like you've been transported into an exotic locale. Eclipse di Luna has been voted Best Tapas by INsite readers several years running. Visit their Dunwoody location on Saturday night, October 26 for their annual Monster Bash party. Free admission till 10:00pm; costumes a must.
550-C Amsterdam Ave.
Samba. Salsa. Merengue. They have it all at Loca Luna, where you'll find live Latin music nightly and savory dishes from Spain, South America and Latin America. Their location on Amsterdam Ave, directly on the East side of Piedmont Park, offers a tropical outdoor patio with Midtown skyline view. Enjoy a wide range of Snapchat worthy tapas. The happening bar is open till 2:30am on weekends. Make sure to try their world famous Mojito. The happening bar is open till 2:30am on weekends with a wide selection of exotic cocktails, top shelf liquor and wines to complement a good meal or a night of dancing. Loca Luna has also been voted best late night venue, patio, appetizers, latin music and girls night out. They feature live Latin music every night on their large dance floor and the hottest DJ's spin late night on Fridays and Saturdays. Plenty of free parking and free valet available.
800 Peachtree St. Midtown 678.666.5198
Escorpion is a regionally inspired Mexican tequila bar and cantina from chef-owner Riccardo Ullio. The restaurant captures the authentic tastes and ingredients indigenous to the country as Escorpion's food and drink menus are rooted in Mexican flavors and culture. Find familiar favorites like tacos, enchiladas, quesadillas, and fajitas but offered with a twist. Escorpion's chefs create exotic specialties like their Tinga Taco; a Mexican meat dish made with pork and sausage, slowly cooked and served in a corn tortilla. The atmosphere is electric making Escorpion one of the hottest restaurants in Midtown.
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 fall in addition to nightly dinner specials.