Restaurants

Top Choice Fusion in East Side

Octopus Bar

Leave your hang-ups at the hotel – this is punk-rock dining – and get to know what's good at this unsigned indoor-outdoor patio dive nuanced with graffitied-up walls and ethereal electronica. No reservations, so lin…
Top Choice Barbecue in South Georgia

Fresh Air

Congratulations, you have reached swine nirvana. Fresh Air is a glorious warm and friendly pioneer-style wooden roadside shack with outdoor seating and sawdust out front. Only three things are served here: chopped p…
Top Choice American in East Side

Dish Dive

Located in a teeny house near some railroad tracks, Dish Dive is cooler than you and it doesn't care. Anyone is welcome here, and the food – fresh, seasonal cuisine like turmeric and black-pepper pappardelle, fried …
Top Choice Modern American in East Side

Gunshow

Celebrity chef Kevin Gillespie's innovative and unorthodox Gunshow is an explosively good night out. Guests choose between over a dozen or so smallish dishes, dreamed up by chefs in the open kitchen, who then hawk t…
Top Choice Southern US in Historic District & Forsyth Park

Husk Savannah

After acclaimed success with Charleston, Nashville and Greenville locations, celebrity-chef Sean Brock brings Husk's hyper-local, agriculturally driven Southern food sorcery to Savannah. This outpost is the only one…
Top Choice Barbecue in Southside & the Moon River District

B's Cracklin' BBQ

This is very good barbecue. Pit-master Bryan Furman left his job as a welder to raise his own hogs and source local ingredients for homemade sides. The result is smoky heaven: melting brisket, falling-off-the-bone r…
Top Choice Seafood in Southside & the Moon River District

Wyld

Hidden along an estuary of the Savannah marshlands, this laid-back, local favorite features a seasonal, New American menu with a heavy seafood emphasis. It's also an ace spot to catch live music, chill in a hammock,…
Top Choice Diner in Atlanta

Waffle House

To say Waffle House is an Atlanta institution is an insult to Waffle House – this quintessential greasy spoon diner is…everything! And while there are a million locations in Atlanta proper (OK, more like 130-plus), …
Top Choice American in East Side

Staplehouse

The hottest table in Atlanta and the darling du jour of Southern foodies, Staplehouse does up innovative, seasonal New American cuisine. Small- to medium-plates like chicken-liver tart with burnt honey and blood ora…
Top Choice Seafood in Westside

Optimist

In a short space, we could never do this Westside sustainable seafood mecca justice. In a word, astonishing! Start with crispy calamari with salsa matcha and almonds then move on to a duck-fat-poached swordfish or a…