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The Colonnade

1879 Cheshire Bridge Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30324-4923
+1 404-874-5642
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“yeast rolls” (31 reviews)
“fried chicken” (135 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1879 Cheshire Bridge Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30324-4923
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Reviewed yesterday

The glorious diversity of the Colonnade is perhaps best lighted at the bar on Sunday. Not one of us was like the other, but there was joy, fun, and delicious dish for all. Classics like Tomato Aspic, Cube Steak and Gravy, Fried Chicken Livers all...More

Thank Bona Fide B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with some out of town family members who wanted to experience Atlanta. A classic since 1927, the Colonnade it had to be for dinner. The six of us were split between the well known fried chicken dinner, filet mignon and the prime rib....More

Thank Joe L
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

I hosted a business dinner at this restaurant recently and it was an exceptional treat. From the time you arrive they provide top notch Southern hospitality and service They offer a large variety of choices for dinner from steaks to seafood to Southern fried chicken....More

Thank ddmullis
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We were visiting a friend in Atlanta who took us to this restaurant that reminded me of places I used to go to as a kid with my grandparents and parents. There was a long wait on a Sunday. The decor is very dated but...More

Thank AllanH328
Reviewed 5 December 2017

90 Years and still frying chicken. Colonnade is a classic. I would highly recommend going for the fried chicken. We had 14 people and most people ordered the chicken. The few other dishes ordered were not as great but the chicken was to die for....More

Thank RickyD23
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Have been here a few times over the last couple of months but last Sunday might be the end of the visits. Ok, yes, I have said that before. We ordered fried shrimp, green beans and dressing with giblet gravy. We questioned and questioned our...More

Thank chefluee
Reviewed 1 December 2017

The Colonnade has stood the test of time for 90 years and is one of the best restaurants in Atlanta. It serves great Southern cooking with typical offerings like fried chicken, fried shrimp (best in ATL), veggies and out-of-this-world homemade desserts (best coconut cream pie...More

Thank georgeingeorgia
Reviewed 24 November 2017

We love the Colonnade!! It is our neighborhood favorite place for vegetables! Marc (with a C) is a superb waiter. He is knowledgeable about the different dishes and has the patience to deal with various dietary restrictions. It is always a pleasant and relaxing experience....More

Thank Dinah W
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I love all themenu choices done well .Great experience mu st try the fried pork chop the banana pudding is out of this world

Thank 444chef2015
Reviewed 5 November 2017

I cannot understand the bad reviews. It was very busy but we were seated quickly, great service, big menu of home cooking items. They know fried stuff and the short ribs were excellent. Portions are large and we had no room for dessert.

Thank lsbrodsky
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15 November 2015|
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Response from Sky G | Reviewed this property |
Not that I am aware. We did not wait long and it was busy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1879 Cheshire Bridge Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30324-4923
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Morningside - Lenox Park
  • Neighbourhood: Morningside - Lenox Park
  • Phone Number: +1 404-874-5642
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