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Thelma's Kitchen - CLOSED

302 Auburn Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30303-2604
+1 404-688-5855
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good42%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
5 Aug 2014
“Caught off guard”
23 Jul 2014
“Southern food at it's best”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
302 Auburn Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30303-2604
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Reviewed 5 August 2014

We had just finished visiting Martin Luther King's Memorial when we were looking for someplace to eat. I had asked an employee of the KIng Center where the closest soul food restaurant was. I was hoping that Gladys Knight restaurant was in the area. Since...More

2  Thank robyn r
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Thelma's Kitchen was my best experience in Atlanta. The friendly and hearty feel to it, the great southern food, the historical surroundings made up for an otherwise rather dull city. I'd come back any time and have tasty chicken with mashed potatoes both sweet and...More

1  Thank chinni20
Reviewed 27 December 2013

We came to this restaurant for the first time four years ago. Real southern food, affordable, friendly staff and a taste of Atlanta. Came back three times always with the family. It became a must every trip. Today we were sadden to find the building...More

Thank Eddy S
Reviewed 17 February 2013

Walking down Auburn on my way to MLK center, I passed what appeared to be an abandoned building. I was surprised to see an open sign on the door. Kept walking, but was intrigued. On my way back, I decided to go in. The inside...More

Thank PigwithAdjectives
Reviewed 20 July 2012

I always look forward to my business trips to Atlanta because of Thelma's Kitchen. Although the decor may be challenging, the food more than makes up for it. Extremely affordable and a friendly staff makes this a un-pretentious gem a must visit.

1  Thank Ronald M
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Reviewed 14 December 2007

awesome ribs

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Reviewed 20 April 2007

some listed info on this site is incorrect: the average $/ person is closer to $10, which includes a drink, and the location is now on Auburn Ave. between the MLK Historical Site and downtown, (it's on the #97 MARTA bus line). So the place...More

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 Auburn Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30303-2604
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 404-688-5855
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