Category Archives: Best of Atlanta

Alma Cocina, one of the top Mexican restaurants in Atlanta

Top 10 Mexican Restaurants in Atlanta

by Emily Robinson

One of my best friends got married recently, and we all went out for a celebratory dinner a few weeks ago. We ended up at our usual: a Mexican restaurant. Mexican restaurants happen to be some of my favorites. The food is always delicious, and it's a go-to for me and my group of friends. Some of my fondest memories involve going to our favorite local Mexican restaurant after our high school footba...

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Top 10 Food Trucks in Atlanta

by Kaela Proctor

Growing up I was a skeptic of this whole food truck thing. I always saw them at gas stations or other places that did't necessarily scream delicious, sanitary food. Well, that is a thing of the past! Food trucks in Atlanta are fun! There's no other way to put it. I love the randomness of what they offer and where I might find them. Sometimes it's a scavenger hunt through a new part of the city for...

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Top 10 Restaurants in Kennesaw

Top 10 Restaurants in Kennesaw

by Emily Robinson

When I was in high school, my friends and I were probably in Kennesaw almost weekly, whether it be to go to the mall or to see a movie or something. However, Kennesaw definitely has a lot more to do than a mall or a movie theater. Kennesaw Mountain is a great place to visit, and Kennesaw also has some great local restaurants! If you're looking for a great place to eat the next time you're in the a...

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Chef Stephanie

Sitting down with Chef Stephanie of Nikolai’s Roof

by Jerrica Stevens

Nikolai's Roof atlantaA few months ago, CulinaryL...

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Top 10 LGBTQ Spots to Celebrate Pride Month

by Kaela Proctor

The month of June has always been a fun time for me, besides being summer it is the nationally recognized Pride month and having pretty much always had gay friends, it always means a party! Especially having lived outside San Francisco most of my life, it means a HUGE party (just make sure to leave the little ones at home). That being said, Atlanta is having events throughout the whole month to ce...

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Top 10 Atlanta Seafood Spots

by Claire

Seafood is immensely versatile. Whether you prefer raw, fried, baked, boiled or sauteed seafood, there are countless ways to prepare and enjoy the sea's bounty.  Despite being located inland, Atlanta has many restaurants that offer great seafood options. As a recent transplant to Atlanta and a seafood-lover, finding the best restaurants around town was one of my top priorities. Check out Culinar...

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Top 10 Spots for National Martini Day

by Kaela Proctor

The classic question … shaken or stirred? This June 19th is National Martini Day! So, whether you enjoy your drinks traditional, a little sweet, strong, or just wet, here's the perfect excuse to get out this Tuesday. There might be a little confusion about exactly how this American made cocktail came to be, however, we do know that it made its debut into The Bartenders Manuel in the ...

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Top 10 Breweries in Atlanta for Father's Day

Top 10 Breweries in Atlanta for Father’s Day

by Emily Robinson

This weekend is Father's Day! When we think of Father's Day, we tend to think of Dad grilling and maybe drinking a beer. Since beer is synonymous with Dad, why not take him to a brewery to celebrate his day? Not sure where to go? In order to help you out, check out our list of the top 10 breweries in Atlanta! Continue Reading

Top 10 Weird Restaurants in Atlanta

by Kaela Proctor

Being a little weird has never been so good! Atlanta like any great city has its quirks. From the tiny doors that we find sporadically throughout the city (I've personally found 3!), to the doll-head trail, the alternative universe Atlanta plaque, to a millionaire's vendetta against gravity commemorated by a headstone. Southerner's celebrate their crazy, weird, strange, and a little bit off. So I ...

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Top 10 Hole-in-the-Wall Restaurants

Top 10 Hole-in-the-Wall Restaurants in Atlanta

by Claire

We've all been to a hole-in-the-wall restaurant at some point in our lives. They're the types of places that not only offer food but an experience. There is something magical about stepping into one of these restaurants, eating the food, and leaving -- absolutely convinced that you've found the best spot in town. So special such an experience is, I had to list CulinaryLocal's Top 10 Hol...

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