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Downwind Restaurant & Lounge

3915 Clairmont Road Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30341
+1 770-452-0973
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good50%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“salmon blt” (3 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
“spaghetti” (2 reviews)
Closed today
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
3915 Clairmont Road Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30341
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here while traveling. Loved the view of the runway and watching the planes land and take off. Food was very fresh and excellent, as was the service. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BCTE4
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

When the weather is right, you can't beat having a sunset meal on the deck of this restaurant. The food is consistently fresh and delicious. It's a casual place with three serving areas. When you enter, there is a bar and sometimes musicians play in...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Janice G
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Enjoying firecracker shrimp and their Greek spaghetti and Laurens having the salad and grille salmon.Food is always good,fresh and tasty.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 48ricka
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Where else can you eat and drink right by the airport runway at a regional airport? Service, food and ambience are good Full bar.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank nmb626
Reviewed June 1, 2018

The Downwind Restaurant is located at the DeKalb Peachtree Airport - 2nd busiest in the southeast. Great ambience - you can eat outside, on a covered deck or inside. The staff is very friendly - you have a great view of the runways. This is...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Michael V
Reviewed May 16, 2018

Downwind is a special place. It serves those who work at PDK airport and lots of locals as well. I think Friday night is live music night but there might be more. The food is varied in terms of cuisine. The salads are good; the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank JOEL B
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

Always a great place to take the kids. One of the best burgers in town. Great little playground for the kids to play. Food is always good with good service.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank bolufsen
Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has long been a great place to watch airplanes but their food has gotten so good in recent years that it's worth a visit just for the great food and excellent service. The Salmon BLT is superb! Generous portion of good quality fish,...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank FinallyFlying
Reviewed February 7, 2018

The food is good and there is a variety to choose from. This restaurant sits beside the runway and DeKalb-Peachtree Airport and it's fun to watch planes take off and land while you eat. Nice staff too. I have eaten there many times.

Date of visit: November 2017
Reviewed October 11, 2017

We wanted a quick bite because we arrived late for the Atlanta Warbird Weekend on a Saturday. It is bar food but it is good bar food. Not fancy, more like a cafe. There is a small bar to serve "adult beverages".....We enjoyed our meals...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Barefoot29
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Melody H
December 17, 2015|
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Response from house_1819 | Reviewed this property |
I went there a couple pf days ago with a gluten free lady. She had a salad and they do have gluten free bread for sandwiches.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3915 Clairmont Road Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30341
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 770-452-0973
  • E-mail
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