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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Basketball Stadium
“State Farm Arena is a state-of-the-art, multi-purpose sports and entertainment complex with unique elements that give guests an all-inclusive experience the moment they walk through the door. Inside the arena, guests can enjoy various dining options, comfortable meeting spaces and entertaining activities. ”
  • 107 locals recommend
Co-Working Space
“Ever want to see what happens behind the scenes when news reporters are preparing to go live? You can do exactly that during the CNN tour. If you're lucky you'll even see a reporter live in one of their main studios. It's a pretty cool experience.”
  • 106 locals recommend
Theatre
“The historic Fox Theatre is one of Atlanta’s premiere venues for live entertainment. The Fox’s 4,665 seat theatre hosts more than 150 performances a year ranging from Broadway to rock to comedy to movies. In December 2009, Billboard Magazine ranked the Fox Theatre in Atlanta as “The #1 non-residency venue worldwide for the decade (5,000 seats or less).” In addition to our ​world-famous theatre, our spectacular ballrooms have hosted everything from Sweet 16s to weddings and corporate events.”
  • 62 locals recommend
Park
“Take a stroll downtown and view the historic park that was built for the 1996 for the Summer Olympics. If you look down you'll see names of people on the bricks. Beautiful sight to see. ”
  • 104 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Great place for learning especially with kids. For adults, they have after hours events like Salsa Dancing.”
  • 104 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
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“Big diner breakfast. Go early, it gets busy. Check out the local artist market in the back of the restaurant.”
  • 132 locals recommend
History Museum
“Give yourself some time when visiting here as you could spend a whole day and not see everything!”
  • 114 locals recommend
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Golf Driving Range
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“Looking to have fun with your friends and family in ATL. Top Golf is a large entertainment venue with a high-tech driving range & swanky lounge with drinks & games.”
  • 72 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
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“Good solid staple in Atlanta Culture, I'm a fan of everything here except the Mac & cheese. ”
  • 101 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“This is a great place for shopping and also to eat different kind of food at the foodcut.”
  • 46 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
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“Great BBQ! Make sure to get the short rib (before they sell out for the day) and the banana pudding!”
  • 80 locals recommend
Garden
“The Atlanta Botanical Garden is a 30 acres botanical garden located adjacent to Piedmont Park in Midtown Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Incorporated in 1976, the garden's mission is to "develop and maintain plant collections for the purposes of display, education, conservation, research and enjoyment.”
  • 62 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“Where we had our first date! GREAT food and wine! If you go in the fall or spring , they have a fire lit on the patio! Very good tapas. No cash restaurant. ”
  • 101 locals recommend
Theme Park Ride / Attraction
“Towering nearly 20 stories above Centennial Park, the SkyView Ferris wheel features 42 climate-controlled gondolas providing guests with breathtaking panoramic views of downtown Atlanta and the surrounding metropolitan area. Those looking for an even more enhanced experience will enjoy our VIP gondola boasting Ferrari style seats, glass floor and a longer flight time. With our convenient location just steps from many of Atlanta's most popular attractions, SkyView Atlanta is the perfect compliment to your downtown adventure. SkyView. You can see Atlanta from here.”
  • 70 locals recommend
Athletics & Sports
“Great neighborhood with a beautiful historic park, the Atlanta Zoo, restaurants and coffee shops and historic houses!”
  • 102 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Highly-acclaimed, large restaurant w/ excellent breakfast, brunch, and lunch everyday - short driving distance”
  • 83 locals recommend