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Goin' Coastal Seafood - Atlanta

#246 of 3,176 Restaurants in Atlanta
Certificate of Excellence
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1021 Virginia Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306-3523 (North Highland)
404 941 9117
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Atlanta, Georgia
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24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another great meal at Goin Coastal!!! The corn bread is so fresh.. They make the best Basil Smash... Service is good as well.. Our server Mathew was friendly and attentive.. Bettina, our server from a previous time came to check on us which I felt was extremely nice.. Goin Coastal has become one of our top places to dine

Thank 194680
Atlanta, Georgia
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were foursome. This was other couple's choice of restaurant. Can see why they enjoy coming -good but not exceptional (which is ok). Friendly staff. Rather casual place. Everyone tried something different. Seafood all quite good but disappointing she crab soup(which I had). Crabcakes seem to be our friend's favorite.

Thank noconnection
Cary, North Carolina, United States
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66 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Enjoyed this restaurant. We both ordered the jumbo crab cakes with the garlic mash potatoes. Loved it all and very flavorful. The crab cakes are loaded with crab which makes a better crab cake. They are not "jumbo" though as stated, they were on the smaller size. At least you got three of them and the dish was filling. Recommend... More 

Thank Mary K
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

We were looking forward to trying this place in the Virginia Highlands area due to the ratings on line. Our overall experience was average. First the good stuff. The bar with a view of the kitchen was really fun. The Manhattan cocktail was well executed, the crab cakes were divine, and the "chef's salad" with blue cheese dressing and bacon... More 

Thank Teresa S
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231 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Ate here recently for the first time. Never est fried shrimp but was in the mood and it was fantastic. Wife had the salmon and guests had the scallops. Chocolate tower was shared by all and worth the calories. Will be back.

Thank Ahg2
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Party had shrimp and grits, crab cakes, oysters and fried pickles. Everything was fresh and tasty. Parking could be an issue as area congested. GM was super nice and the dessert plate was a lovely touch for bday celebration.

Thank Jamie B
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

Quaint . Welcoming. Understated. Delicious.. Good wine... Attentive staff.. Refreshing combinations of very fresh seafood and vegetables! Loved the experience...will be back.

Thank Kathleen A
Atlanta, Georgia
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24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Our second time here and just as good as the first.. We shared mussels for our appetizer and oh they were sooooo tasty.. Our entres were low country bowl and halibut... The low country bowl had shrimp,andouille sausage corn on the cob and a crab cluster was added.. Very fresh and well cooked .. My halibut was so lite and... More 

Thank 194680
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

We had a reservation for 6:30 on Friday evening and I was skeptical about fresh seafood in Virginia Highlands...especially considering that half of the space is dedicated to bar space. Wow! I was thrilled to discover that all four of us had fresh, taste-filled entrées that were perfectly cooked, seasoned and delivered. But whatever you do, order the fried pimento... More 

Thank BigChuckAllen
Stone Mountain, Georgia
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37 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

My son decided to take me to eat here after work one evening. First the parking was not available. We had to park down the street and in front of someone's house. We walked quite a distance back to the restaurant. The place was small - the type where you almost share a table with someone else. In fact the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1021 Virginia Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306-3523
    (North Highland)
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: 404 941 9117

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?