From throw-back classics like scotch and soda to inventive new concoctions, here are the top five bars in Atlanta where you will find the craftiest libations in the city.
1 Drinkshop at W Atlanta Downtown
Located in the swanky, W Atlanta Downtown, the cocktail menu at Drinkshop is artful mix of concoctions made with fresh ingredients and special ice cubes based on what you order,
45 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd Atlanta, GA 30308
2 H. Harper Station
Located in Atlanta's Reynoldstown, H. Harper Station is owned and operated by mixologist Jerry Slater. The cocktail menu is divided by spirits, from vodka to bourbon and even includes an assortment of punch bowls.
904 Memorial Drive Atlanta, GA 30316
3 Seven Lamps
Located in the Shops Around Lenox, Seven Lamps offers Atlantans a fresh selection of craft food and drinks, Even the sodas here are made fresh in-house to order, like the Freking Awesome Orange Cream Soda. Whatever your poison may be, Seven Lamps will always have a choice that will strike your fancy.
3400 Around Lenox Rd. , #217 Atlanta, GA 30326
4 Article 14
This Midtown establishment has a full bar but specializes in bourbon and whiskey, In fact, with their self-proclaimed "Manhattan Assembly", patrons are invited to craft their own Manhattan. With the help from the trusty bartender, choose from 14 spirits, 7 vermouth's and 12 bitters.
1180 Peachtree St. Suite B Atlanta, GA 30309
5 4th & Swift
The bar at this Old Fourth Ward restaurant is paramount to your dining experience. The specialty cocktail list always has a creative mix of libations, such as The Right Stuff, made with Knickerbocker Gin, Yellow Chartreuse, Byrrh, Strawberry-Agave Sour and City of Peachtrees made with Four Roses Small Batch, King’s Ginger, Lemon, Smoked Peach, Fernet Branca.
621 North Ave Atlanta, GA 30308