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Hal's On Old Ivy

#91 of 3,203 Restaurants in Atlanta
Certificate of Excellence
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30 Old Ivy Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30342-4501
+1 404-261-0025
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Jonesboro, Arkansas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm not a huge steak person, but my best friend is, and a friend who lives in the area recommended Hal's... The atmosphere was neat... Men in suits smoking cigars at the bar while having a cocktail. Dim lighting. Amazing staff. My friend had a steak and said it was one of the best she has ever had. I had... More 

Thank jhardy17
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

I highly recommend the food. We had a wonderful and knowledge and friendly waiter. He had wonderful recommendations and was pleasant and attentive.

Thank Nan A
Atlanta, Georgia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Service was excellent. Steak was cold. I did not send it back because I did not want to disrupt my business discussion. Tasty but cold.

Thank Jeff G
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Great food, sexy bar, cigars Steak is always done perfectly. Staff is the best. Drinks are made well . Fun crowd.

Thank Diane N
Atlanta, Georgia
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35 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

This was my first visit and it was a little darker than I expected but so are a lot of other places. We sat upstairs to avoid the smokers and the noise. Our server was excellent. He always addressed me by name and was very patient as I tried to figure out what to order. I finally ordered the blackened... More 

Thank yaadee
Atlanta, Georgia
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110 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is well-regarded in Atlanta. I am at a loss to understand why. It's very dark, the furnishings are chintzy and extremely dated , the service is stiff and formal but not all that great. Food is acceptable but nothing outstanding and certainly not as interesting as many other places in the same area. The wine is it way... More 

Thank SJRAtlanta_Georgia
McDonough, United States
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Our favorite Atlanta restaurant. Service is always first rate. Attentive and knowledgeable but not overbearing. The lobster bisque, bone in filet, pan seared Chilean sea bass, and tirimasu were all perfect. The sea bass was maybe the best piece of fish I have ever had. Superb cocktails and a fantastic glsss of wine recommendation. All led to another wonderful evening... More 

Thank Hank S
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48 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

I really loved this restaurant - the menu was great, and the food was perfect! I loved the sea bass - and my friend had an amazing steak. Next time I go to Atlanta I want to go back and have the steak! The service was fantastic - and there was a real buzz about the place. It seemed to... More 

Thank LorTayEgham
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

The food and service are unbelievable. Everything is so good you can't find anything that's not good. You have got to go here for one of the best dining experiences you will ever have. Don't miss out on this restaurant. If you are on a business dinner and want to impress your client. This is the place.

Thank John C
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50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were visiting Atlanta and went to Hal's upon the recommendation of a friend. We initially went for cocktails and an appetizer, but decided upon dinner as well. Martini's were perfect, wines very well priced, and creamed spinach to die for! Great fish and veal entrees. Could not have enjoyed our evening more.

Thank DJFDallas

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $40
American, Steakhouse
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Old Ivy Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30342-4501
  • Public Transportation: Piedmont & Habersham
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Buckhead
  • Neighborhood: Buckhead
  • Phone Number: +1 404-261-0025

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