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La Grotta Ristorante Italiano

2637 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305-3667
+1 404-231-1368
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“veal” (31 reviews)
“scaloppine” (3 reviews)
“dover sole” (7 reviews)
Closes in 8 min
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
2637 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305-3667
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Justa perfect Italian restaurant. The food is terrific (order off the menu or ask then to make anything you may want) and the staff is over the top. All so very authentic. Great wine list, reasonable, helpful; sommelier. Do NOT be alarmed when you pull...More

Thank LSquared_11
Reviewed 11 February 2018

A true gem. If you have not dined here, you may be a little nervous when you see the narrow driveway and dated upper floor of the condo where the restaurant is nestled. Relax, the restaurant itself is timelessly elegant without being stuffy. The food...More

Thank Jesse1
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Even though I live just steps away from La Grotta I had never visited it since I moved to Atlanta several years ago. I think I had preconceived notions that it was too upscale, too sedate, or whatever. I was pleasantly surprised. It is a...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 20 January 2018

From my review from four years ago: "La Grotta exists in a very small niche of Atlanta restaurants -- not trendy, not flashy, not here today/gone tomorrow; but rather like an old friend you are happy to see year after year to celebrate the good...More

Thank GPBurdell67
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Love this place and can eat here everyday. The food is fresh and tasty. I recommend the lobster pasta they have on the menu!

Thank Mrpatrick1989
Reviewed 19 December 2017

La Grotta has been around Atlanta for a long time and still is the finest Italian Restaurant in the Atlanta area. The pounded on the bone veal parm was tender. Caesar salad was the real thing. Great menu and wonderful surroundings. Billy was our server...More

Thank Dealmaker
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We are period guests at La Grotta and it is always at the top of our dining list. Tonight (Dec6) there were 5 of us. Quiet busy for a Wed night but not too noisy. The service was top flight and the food was excellent....More

1  Thank sjl802
Reviewed 1 December 2017

We were a party of three for dinner during Thanksgiving week. The restaurant is not easy to get to as it requires taking an elevator to the dining room. Apparently, it is located in a condominium complex or rental housing. When departing the restaurant one...More

1  Thank BostonJoka
Reviewed 25 November 2017

For over 30 years we have dined here and celebrated major family events with our favorite Italian Chef Antonio. The Italian Wine tastings set up by Christian have been spectacular. Do not forget to order the Veal Antonio, a staple for decades. I've dined in...More

Thank robertgoingjr
Reviewed 19 November 2017

This was the 2nd time we chose La Grotta for an anniversary dinner and it did not disappoint. The ambiance is excellent, lighting, sound deadening stylish ceiling padding, the artwork, and touches on the tabletop are all on point. If I had to pick something...More

Thank IceBowlLarry
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21 May 2016|
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Response from RCColeman | Reviewed this property |
No specific dress code. Suggested that men wear jackets/nice slacks (tie is optional) - women wear dresses/pantsuits.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2637 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305-3667
    (West Wesley)
  • Public Transportation: Lakeview Drive and Peachtree Road
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 404-231-1368
  • E-mail
La Grotta has been an Atlanta tradition since 1978 and offers fine dining in an intimate atmosphere overlooking a beautiful garden in the heart of Buckhead.As one of the top restaurants in Buckhead, La Grotta has been voted the Best Italian Restaurant by Atlanta Magazine for 16 years in a row, the AAA Four Diamond Award recipient for 15 years and long time winner of the Di Rona Award.Enjoy traditional Northern Italian appetizers like the Vitello Tonnato to fresh homemade pastas like Goat Cheese Stuffed Ravioli. Other Menus items feature Grilled Veal Chop, Roasted Venison Chops and Filet Mignon with Melted Gorgonzola.Guests will also find an extensive wine list with Italian and New World wines (over 400 different labels).
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