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The General Muir

1540 Avenue Pl Ste B-230, Emory Point, Atlanta, GA 30329-4003
+1 678-927-9131
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (78 reviews)
“pastrami” (103 reviews)
“matzo ball soup” (36 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Deli, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1540 Avenue Pl Ste B-230, Emory Point, Atlanta, GA 30329-4003
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ambiance is very warm and inviting. The bar was really busy but the staff were very friendly and efficient. I had the steak and was not disappointed. The music in the background was very nice. It was busy. Great place to go.

Thank magieware
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I went for Sunday brunch, and the place was packed! My daughter ordered the Pecan French Toast. Really good! We also had the routine, deviled eggs, and a variety bagel plate. All very good! The service was good, although a little slow...More

Thank JessicaE07
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been coming to The General Muir for several years. I have never eaten any dish here that I didn't thoroughly enjoy. From the Putin, Grilled Pastrami, Hash and the Hamburgers! All of the dishes are freshly made and very tasty. In addition to...More

Thank HappaNAtl
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Brunch here is amazing. Order anything with Pastrami and you’ll be amazed. I go every sunday and it’s amazing. Fair price, fast and delicious.

Thank GRP2506
Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

This is my go to place for breakfast meetings. Great bagels, nova, lox, the whole schmear. The eggs with nova and onions, or pastrami is terrific. Great service. Rivals Goldbergs in Atlanta and on par with the better spots in Manhattan and Brooklyn.

Thank bigaps
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

We stumbled upon this place. Very busy. We sat at the bar and had dinner there. The staff is highly trained. Nothing overlooked or out of place. We had two appetizers and two entrees. Chopped liver that was as good as the best, and delicious...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed May 27, 2018

My Atlanta friend suggested this Deli...we had brunch...very nice...good selection..good service..locally owned..nice decor...meter parking..good & convenient location

Thank hcohn31
Reviewed May 8, 2018

Interior decor is extra nice and inviting- had a date I'd have chosen this location for it. We escaped a boring seminar dinner and had really good drinks here followed by medicore food.

Thank 2couldbetrue2
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Great menu...NY deli meets upscale bar and dessert place. Roomy, ideal location near Emory Conference Center and Hotel. Excellent hours, nice staff! Fresh ingredients...nice preparations.

Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

I’d give this place 10 stars, if I could. My 3 business colleagues & I agree this may be one of the best places any of us have ever eaten! Two of us had seared trout on top of a shredded vegetable medley, one had...More

Thank Marcia K B
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Response from Dadof2boys | Reviewed this property |
I saw no pets inside the restaurant, but did see a dog being walked on the lawn to the left of the restaurant....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1540 Avenue Pl Ste B-230, Emory Point, Atlanta, GA 30329-4003
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 678-927-9131
  • E-mail
2014 and 2015 James Beard Foundation Semifinalist, BEST CHEF: SOUTHEAST 2014 Georgia Restaurant Association, RESTAURATEURS OF THE YEAR Creative Loafing BEST OVERALL RESTAURANT, 2014 GQ 25 BEST NEW RESTAURANTS IN AMERICA, 2014 Eater Atlanta RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR, 2013 Atlanta Magazine RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR, 2013 Bon Appetit 50 BEST NEW RESTAURANTS, 2013 Creative Loafing, BEST NEW RESTAURANT, 2013
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