New Years may be over, but a chance to pop the bubbly is always appropriate and in abundance. Whether you prefer to sip at a lounge, bar, club or restaurant, there are many fabulous places in Atlanta that have great champagne selections and gorgeous atmosphere to boot. With so many options to choose from, I suggest making at least one evening a week a “champagne night” where you toast and sip with the good stuff. Enjoy these picks and let’s all pop some champagne and toast to a fruitful and plentiful New Year! Cheers!
Bluepointe is a visual feast for the eyes. Over 10,000 feet of curving, swooping structures, colorful lighting, high ceilings and impressive views set an ideal of celebration. They have something for all of the fellow champagne sippers called Bubble Thursdays, which is the opportunity to sample the award-winning champagne and the extensive (and equally impressive) wine list offered at the Buckhead hot spot for half-price. Be sure to take in the full view of Peachtree Road as you toast to the celebrations of your lives while sipping on some of the best champagne in Atlanta.
3455 Peachtree Rd.
2 Bone’s Restaurant
Located within the confines of luxury known as Buckhead, Bone’s is definitely the perfect place to go when you want to pull out all the stops; food, atmosphere and service are all top-notch. Part of the esteemed group of fine dining establishments in Atlanta; expect an upscale and classy vibe from the onset. Their champagne offerings are just as classy and upscale as the establishment. Some of the best brands are served here with premium flair and sophistication. There is always a great time to pop champagne at one of the most prestigious spots in town.
3130 Piedmont Rd. NE
3 Sun Dial Restaurant, Bar & View
It is a fabulous restaurant with excellent cuisine, superior service and exquisite décor. Located a whopping 73 floors and perched atop the Westin Peachtree Plaza, Seated from anywhere inside, you have a deluxe panoramic view of Atlanta in all its’ glory. A constant fixture on local television shows, magazines spreads and “best of” lists, if you are an Atlanta resident you already know how magnificent this place is and if you’re visiting you must put this on your list of places to see while here. Whether it be date night, proposal, anniversary, birthday, prom, etc. there is always a perfect time to stop in an enjoy one of Atlanta’s crown jewels. Of course, champagne is the drink of choice for many of the patrons that visit and the Sun Dial has an exquisite selection that is sure to make champagne experts and novices proud.
210 Peachtree St.
4 The Capital Grille
Before you even enter Capital Grille you are greeted with the breathtaking architecture of the building. Beaming lights, glossy glass windows and penthouse views are enough to commence any champagne-appropriate celebration instantly. Boasting a champagne and wine selection that rivals many establishments within the metro Atlanta are, even the most elitist champagne/wine connoisseur will have no trouble finding an appropriate brand to compliment their meal. After just one visit you will insist that all of your champagne-worthy events be celebrated at this chic and classy hot spot.
255 East Paces Ferry Rd.
Smack dab in the middle of the Midtown metropolis lies Shout, with so many options for food, atmosphere, cocktails and people-watching, you’d be hard-pressed to find fault with anything. Boasting three levels and a lush interior of warm primary colors, Shout is a visual fest. The much talked about rooftop bar has an absolutely breathtaking view of the city. With private cabanas draped in white decadent fabric you’ll want to come every night of the week. With a champagne list that is worthy of celebrities, socialites and the like, Shout has the most extensive champagne options on this list. There is always a good time to sip on the bubbly when your are partying hard or celebrating at one of Atlanta’s premiere spots for fun, dancing and entertainment.
1197 Peachtree St. NE