With so many tasty options for grabbing a bite to eat in Georgia, it can get overwhelming trying to choose the very best one. If you're bored of your usual hotspots, are looking for something new, or want to support smaller local businesses, this list of 11 black-owned restaurants in Atlanta will spice up your life with some mouthwatering bites. Warning — you might start drooling!
Whether you're looking for a sweet treat, a satisfying meal, or even something vegan and vegetarian friendly, one of these eateries around the city are sure to fulfill those cravings.
By the time you finish reading this list, you just might be ready to lace up your kicks and head out to one of these delicious spots.
Le Petit Marché
Address: 1984 Hosea L. Williams Dr. NE, Atlanta, GA
Why You Need To Go: This low-key eatery serves up french toast, sandwiches, and even street tacos.
Address: 180 Auburn Ave. NE, Atlanta, GA
Why You Need To Go: The authentic Jamaican and Caribbean flavors in the jerk chicken, oxtails, and tofu will make your taste buds dance.
Hattie Marie’s BBQ
Address: 3699 GA-139, College Park, GA
Why You Need To Go: This Texas-style BBQ joint with a bit of a Louisana kick has slow-roasted briskets, pork, and even sandwiches.
Tassili’s Raw Reality Cafe
Address: 1059 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd, Atlanta, GA
Why You Need To Go: Most famous for their fresh wraps and vegan options, including brownies.
Slutty Vegan ATL
Address: 1542 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd SW, Atlanta, GA
Why You Need To Go: You'll feel like you're biting into a real juicy hamburger, when really, everything is vegan.
Old Lady Gang
Address: 177 Peters St. Sw, Atlanta, GA
Why You Need To Go: This spot is owned by Real Housewives of Atlanta star Kandi Burruss-Tucker and her husband. You can order southern eats like fried chicken, shrimp and grits and deviled eggs.
The Busy Bee
Address: 810 M.L.K. Jr Dr SW, Atlanta, GA
Why You Need To Go: This eatery serves up southern delights and fresh seafood. There are classic fried green tomato and fried fish dishes you can indulge in.
Address: 381 Moreland Ave. Atlanta, GA
Why You Need To Go: This spot is known for its jerk chicken and authentic Jamaican flavors and dishes.
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Why You Need To Go: These vegan delights include cookies, and pies, as well as different bread options. Everything is deliciously home-made.
Rosie’s Coffee Cafe
Address: 48 Northside Dr, Atlanta GA
Why You Need To Go: This is a great place to knock out some work from home assignments while drinking a cafe mocha and eating chicken and waffles.
Address: 535 10th St. NW, Atlanta, GA
Why You Need To Go: You can get delicious home-made doughnuts that come in a dozen different varieties here. There's even a secret menu.
Which mouthwatering meal will be on your plate first?