Atlanta will exceed your food expectations. Gather some culinary inspiration from this mouthwatering section, which has everything from Indian to Southern to Japanese cuisine.
AMERICAN This refined new eatery is inspired by midcentury American culture. Enjoy chops and steaks, fresh seafood, and entrees like burrata ravioli and grilled Atlantic swordfish. Handcrafted cocktails are a highlight. L&D (daily). www.themercuryatl.com. Ponce City Market, 675 Ponce De Leon Ave. NE, 404.500.5253. Map1/D7
Eight Sushi Lounge
SUSHI Modern wood detailing, dim lighting and chic flourishes complement a menu of beautifully plated and garnished dishes at this new sushi stop. Each dish bursts with freshness and flavor. Don’t miss the hamachi kama. L (M-F), D (daily). www. eightsushiatl.com. 930 Howell Mill Road NW, Westside, 404.796.8888. Map1/C7
il Giallo Osteria & Bar
ITALIAN Chef Jamie Adams offers a menu of decadent dishes prepared to perfection. All pastas are made from scratch in the open kitchen minutes before being served. Start with the grilled octopus, then try the massive vitello alla parmigiana and finish with the pizza di fragole. L (M-F), D (daily). 5920 Roswell Road, 404.709.2148. Map1/D5