Where to Eat During MODEX 2018: Dinner Edition

Posted by Crown Battery on Apr 6, 2018 2:25:42 PM

 

 

2018-crwn-Where to Eat During MODEX 2018-Dinner Edition

We’ve scoured reviews, asked locals and concierges, and dug deep to find Atlanta’s best restaurants. The best part? Many are just a brief walk or ride from the trade show.

Just decide what kind of food you’re craving, and let this be your guide....

Steak and Seafood

Malone’s Steak & Seafood

1258 Virginia Ave
Atlanta, GA 30344
404-762-5577

Hours of operation:
Sunday from 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Monday - Thursday from 11:00 am - Midnight
Friday - Saturday from 11:00 am - 1:00 am

This casual restaurant is known for its steak, ribs, and seafood. There’s also a large beer list and outdoor seating.

Chama Gaúcha Brazilian Steakhouse

3365 Piedmont Rd NE
Ste 1350
Atlanta, GA 30305
404-842-0011
 
Hours of operation:
Monday - Friday from 11:30 am - 2:00 pm and 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday from 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sunday from 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Chama Gaúcha is Atlanta’s highest-rated Brazilian steakhouse. Renowned for its prime cuts and experience, this is a must-visit for steak fans.

 

Bones

3130 Piedmont Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30305
404-237-2663
 
Hours of operation:
Monday - Friday from 11:30 am - 2:30 pm and 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm      
Saturday - Sunday from 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm      

Bones is one of Atlanta’s finest steak and seafood restaurants. You can enjoy prime beef, Maine lobster, and Southern specialties.

 

Southern

White Oak Kitchen & Cocktails

270 Peachtree St NW, 100
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 524-7200
 
Hours of operation:
Monday - Friday from 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday - Sunday from 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Bar open until 11:00 pm or later

This neo-rustic restaurant built a reputation for its Southern-style American food and fresh cocktails.

 

Latin American Food

Alma Cocina

191 Peachtree St NW
Atlanta, GA 30303
404-968-9662
 
Hours of operation:
Sunday - Thursday from 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday - Saturday from 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Lunch: Monday - Friday from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Inventive Mexican fare influenced by region, along with Latin-styled cocktails in a hip setting.

 

Tin Lizzy’s Cantina

415 Memorial Dr SE
Atlanta, GA 30312
404-846-6000
 
Hours of operation:
Sunday - Thursday from 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday - Saturday from 11:00 am - 2:00 am

If you love delicious Mexican food (they call it “Flex-Mex”) and margaritas, you’re in for a treat. Be sure to check the schedule for live music, too.

 

Ethiopian

Bole Ethiopian Restaurant

1650 Virginia Ave
College Park, GA 30337
Located in: Virginia Station Shopping Center
Hours of operation:
Sunday - Wednesday from 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday - Saturday from Noon - 9:30 pm

If you’re looking for something tasty and out-of-the-ordinary, you’ll appreciate this traditional Ethiopian restaurant and casual atmosphere.

 

Cajun and Creole

Louisiana Bistreaux

1375 Virginia Ave
404-762-6755
 
Hours of operation:
Daily from 11:00 am – 11:00 pm

Enjoy classics like etouffee, along with steaks, seafood, and more. Be sure you get a reservation.

 

German

Der Biergarten

300 Marietta Street
Atlanta, GA 30313
404.521.2728
 
Hours of operation:
Sunday - Wednesday from 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday - Saturday from Noon - 9:30 pm
Monday from 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday - Thursday from 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday from 5:00 pm - Midnight

Less than a 10-minute walk from MODEX, Der Biergarten is known for its traditional German food, pretzels, and inviting beer garden.

 

BBQ

Fox Bros. BBQ

1238 Dekalb Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
404-577-4030
 
Hours of operation:
Daily from 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

This Texas-inspired BBQ joint was opened by Justin and Jonathan Fox -- two brothers whose Southern-style ribs have won the hearts of locals.

 

Bars/Brewpubs

Trader Vic’s (hidden inside the Hilton)

255 Courtland St NE
Atlanta, GA 30303
404-221-6339
 
Hours of operation:
Closed Sunday - Monday
Tuesday - Friday from 5:00 pm - 12:00 am

Crave an otherworldly drink? Trader Vic’s is famous for them -- especially the Mai Tai, which Trader Vic invented. The tiki bar also has a full kitchen, and a long list of exotic drinks.

 

Proof and Provision

659 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
404-897-1991
 
Hours of operation:
Sunday - Monday - closed
Tuesday - Friday from 5:00 pm - Midnight

This local hideaway is known for its delicious Southern bar food, house-made cocktails, and “Edgar’s Truth” bourbon. Be sure to try their grilled cheese.

 

Asian

Pacific Rim Bistro

303 Peachtree Ctr Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30303
404-893-0018
 
Hours of operation:
Lunch: Monday - Friday from 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Dinner:  Daily from 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Happy Hour: Monday - Friday from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

This Pan Asian gem highlights dishes and tastes from across Asia, including satay and sushi.

 

If you want even more information on how to get the most from your trip, be sure to check out our free guide: How to Make the Most of Your MODEX Experience.

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