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Mar 23, 2017
“Atlanta grunge”
Feb 12, 2016
“Old-line neighborhood with proud roots, somewhat trendy but.....”
This trendy neighborhood has been reborn over the last decade with hot spots like Echo Lounge, a cutting edge nightclub with live alternative music, and Heaping Bowl and Brew, an eclectic eatery serving signature entrees piled into oversized bowls.
Glenwood, Flat Shoals, Atlanta, GA
East Atlanta
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Reviewed March 23, 2017

It's a good place to walk around during the day and find a place to eat. Plenty of shops to visit and tagging everywhere. Part of the Atlanta scene if you want to know what it's like to live local.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank RonL40
Reviewed February 12, 2016

I love East Atlanta for what it is. It's a bit grungy, like Little Five Points. It's for the young or young at heart. A decent walking neighborhood, fun shops to poke your head into, but with some sketchy characters hanging out. Low end hip...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Reviewed September 30, 2015

plenty of small shops, bars and restaurants give this section a unique personality. worth checking out if in the area

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed August 21, 2015

I like the little shops they have in this area. From the coffee shop to the little boutiques and the mom/pop bookstore.

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank letsgoeat
Reviewed June 26, 2015

East Atlanta is the typical dirty strip of eclectic bars, cheap eats, and some live entertainment venues. Parking is difficult and the streets can be narrow in spots. Really don't feel safe in the area simply based on the crime level in the area. It...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Princeton101st
Reviewed June 7, 2013

There are some good restaurants and bars in the area. The Earl is an an East Atlanta Village experience and is better than you may think it would be based on the decor. Midway has one of the best patios and beer lists in town.

Date of experience: April 2013
1  Thank GreenBiners
Reviewed May 20, 2013

Went with a group after a Habitat build. Great fun dining out on a patio, then fun games of Bocce in the court right in the middle of everything. Would enjoy spending more time there

1  Thank 175KarenA
Reviewed March 11, 2013

The area has so much going for it. Great neighborhoods where people are active and involved. Has a variety of small shops and good places to eat. Close to everywhere via I-20 & 75.

Date of experience: March 2013
2  Thank SouthPaw52
Reviewed June 23, 2012

If you are looking for hookers or drugs, this is the place for you. Otherwise, STAY AWAY.

Date of experience: June 2012
1  Thank Elric H
Reviewed June 17, 2012

You can find some great eats in East Atlanta but you will also will be dissapointed in some. The area is worth exploring but I would not explore it alone.

Thank K-nine9
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