Atlanta is home to a plethora of foodie heavens that people just can't get enough of. Trying to find the best spots around the city can be tough, but this list might make it a little easier. These restaurants in Atlanta are considered 2020's best of the best — literally.
The AJC puts out various polls each year for the public to participate in, locals crowning their favorite Atlanta hubs as top dog.
From the best doughnuts, burgers, biscuits, meals under $10, and even the kings of happy hour, these delicious destinations have been determined by Atlantans to be the cream of the crop this year.
These spots are not only tasty, but many are also affordable. Grab your stretchy pants and come hungry to these 10 eateries in Atlanta with the best bites and booze.
Address: 535 10th St. NW., Atlanta, GA & 2566 Briarcliff Rd. NE., Atlanta, GA
Why You Need To Go: This 24-hour sugar haven has unique doughnuts that you probably won't find anywhere else. You'll find creations like a salt & vinegar doughnut, strawberries and cream doughnut sandwich, and you can even get custom ones.
Address: 3506, 908 W College Ave, Decatur, GA
Why You Need To Go: This farm to table doughnut shop uses fresh fruits, natural flavor extracts, and even organic flour. They have unique options like caramel bacon, orange pistachio, and gingerbread cake.
Address: 5465 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd., Dunwoody, GA
Why You Need To Go: This spot serves up some of the best and massive cheesy hamburgers at great prices.
Address: 4499 S Cobb Dr. SE, Smyrna, GA
Why You Need To Go: This restaurant has been around for over 30 years, serving up juicy old-fashioned hamburgers, wings, and classic American hotdogs.
Mamie's Kitchen Biscuits
Address: 1299 N. Cherokee Rd. Suite A, Social Circle, GA
Why You Need To Go: This southern comfort food eatery has everything from pancakes, breakfast plates, and their famous flaky biscuits. Can't go wrong with chicken n' biscuits.
Address: 1655 McLendon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA
Why You Need To Go: You can get all-day breakfast at this joint, and their biscuits will melt in your mouth. It's so good that there are multiple spots scattered across Atlanta.
Address: 2809 Peachtree Rd., Atlanta, GA
Why You Need To Go: This affordable pizza joint has been named one of the best, and their slices are HUGE. You can grab a whole pie for under $15 and head to Piedmont for an afternoon picnic.
Victory Sandwich Bar
Address: 913 Bernina Ave NE, Atlanta, GA
Why You Need To Go: From coffees, sandwiches, and popcorn to Jack Daniel's and coke slushies, this spot has everything for anyone in your group.
Address: 303 E Howard Ave., Decatur, GA
Why You Need To Go: You'll want to head to this top spot for happy hour. It has a full drink menu and tons of tasty options from fresh seafood to American classics.
C. Ellet's Steakhouse
Address: 2605 Circle 75 Pkwy Suite 400, Atlanta, GA
Why You Need To Go: Before you catch a Braves' game, head here to grab a bloody mary and fill up on copious amounts of steak and seafood.
Have you been to them all, or is there one you'll be crossing off your foodie bucket list first?