Known as one of the “Tastiest Towns in the South,” Decatur, GA promises cozy, casual dining with a variety of cuisines. If you’re looking to stop by Decatur or move your family here, check out these must-go restaurants any foodie will love:
- Iberian Pig
121 Sycamore Street
Savor the salt-rich, smoky taste of cured meat and a variety of Spanish cheeses. Pair your authentic Spanish tapas with cocktails or a selection of
wines from Spain, Chile, and Argentina.
- Parker’s on Ponce
116 East Ponce de Leon Avenue
The only thing Parker’s on Ponce holds as dear as great food is family.
Owned by brothers, John-Thomas and Christopher Scott, this is Decatur’s first independently owned steakhouse. Steak cooked to perfection with a cozy, family-friendly ambiance makes this restaurant a great place to dine.
- No. 246
129 East Ponce De Leon Avenue
Head to the heart of downtown Decatur for delectable food with a touch of Italian old-country cuisine. No. 264 offers wood fire cooking using locally sourced ingredients.
- Brickstore Pub
125 E. Court Square
Beer Advocate and RateBeer named Brickstore Pub as one of the best beer bars in America, awarding this historic brewery with numerous accolades. Head upstairs to the Belgian Bar for casual meals washed down with brews.
- Southern Sweets Bakery
186 Rio Circle
Heralded as “Atlanta’s Homemade Secret for 20 years,” the Southern Sweets Bakery offers cakes, pies, cookies, and other delectable pastries. Try the
caramel cake, a staple of Southern baking, with Southern Sweets offering a moist cake slathered in rich caramel. Or savor some apple and cherry pie, comfort eats that will remind you of life’s simple pleasures.
- Cakes and Ale
155 Sycamore Street
Bon Appetit has recognized this establishment twice as one of the best new restaurants in the US. Enjoy a pleasant meal on a spacious patio at this farmto-table restaurant. Fresh produce mostly comes from the garden of Billy Allin, the chef and owner.
129 Church Street
Treat the entire family to gourmet Southern cooking in this restaurant by celebrity chef and Atlanta native, Kevin Gillespie. Savor meals like Spiced Mississippi Catfish slathered in tomato gravy, and a beef and pork meatloaf wrapped in bacon and topped with barbecue sauce.
- Kimball House
303 E. Howard Avenue
A marble-topped bar is Kimball House’s main attraction, where bartender and partner Miles MacQuarrie serves his playful, smooth concoctions. But
don’t forget the food – aside from Southern comfort food, the restaurant has also earned a reputation for being one of the best oyster bars in Southeastern America.
- The Pinewood Tippling Room
254 West Ponce de Leon Avenue
The Pinewood is a gastropub featuring classics of Southern cuisine with a modern kick. The industrial-chic interiors give a fun, urban feel as you enjoy the goat cheese mousse, or chicken with savory herbed cheddar waffle from their brunch, lunch, and dinner menus.
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