Americans might not always agree, but one thing most can all agree on is their love of cheese. Melted, sliced, blue, and elaborate board spreads are a delicious part of what fuels the USA. If you or your significant other is a lover of this ooey-gooey food group, here are some of the best restaurants in and near Atlanta, Georgia to chow down at if you're obsessed with the big chedda.
There are plenty of places throughout The Peach State that offer some of the most over-the-top cheesy dishes. From overflowing cheesesteaks to massive melty burgers and mountains of loaded tots, there's a little something for every type of cheese-a-holic on this list.
Break out your stretchiest pants, grab your favorite person, and get ready to make your way to these seven scrumptious eateries to get the ultimate cheese fix.
Big Dave's Cheesesteaks
Address: 5020 Winters Chapel Rd., Atlanta, GA
New Realm Brewing Co.
Address: 550 Somerset Terrace NE, Unit 101 Atlanta, GA
Why You Need To Go: Not only does this spot have delicious craft brews, but it has a full food menu too. You've got to try the cheddar-crusted mac and cheese, the loaded fries, and the pizza.
The Original Hot Dog Factory
Address: 75 Piedmont Ave. NE., #150, Atlanta, GA & 1529 Spring Rd. SE., E, Smyrna, GA
Why You Need To Go: This menu is filled with unique hot dog options you might have never thought would exist. There's a dog wrapped in bacon and topped with chili-cheese fries that's sure to excite those taste buds.
Address: 1144 Piedmont Ave. NE, Atlanta, GA
Why You Need To Go: You and some friends can try to conquer this massive cheesy tater tot tower. It's 5-pounds of mac and cheese, shredded cheese, blue cheese, and pulled pork topped tots. They also have drinks bigger than your head.
The Vortex Bar & Grill
Address: 878 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA & 438 Moreland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA
Why You Need To Go: You can order a 6.5-pound burger at this unique spot in the ATL. Their website says that the Quadruple Coronary Bypass Burger is nearly 10,000 calories and includes 32 oz. of griddled sirloin patties, 27 bacon strips, 28 American cheese slices, 4 fried eggs, grilled onions, relish, and mayo smushed between 8 slices of Texas toast — served with 20 oz. of tots and french fries smothered in cheese goo and bacon bits. They offer smaller versions of this burger too.
Big Pie in the Sky
Address: 2090 Baker Rd., Suite A-103, Kennesaw, GA & 1010 Mansell Rd., Suite 180, Roswell, GA
Why You Need To Go: Aside from the delicious and cheesy pizza this eatery has, it also offers an 11-pound pie that's 30-inches of goodness. It's perfect to share among a group of friends or to try and conquer yourself.
Fred's Meat & Bread
Address: 99 Krog St., Atlanta, GA and inside the Mercedez-Benz Stadium at 1 AMB Dr NW, Atlanta, GA
Why You Need To Go: This spot specializes in cheesesteaks that are massive. There's one that has 10 oz. of ribeye steak, melted American cheese, and onions between a soft hoagie.
That need for cheese got you drooling yet?