Atlanta Cheap Eats
Red Pepper Taqueria is one of Atlanta Cheap Eats.

1. Red Pepper Taqueria

8.1
2149 Briarcliff Rd NE (La Vista Rd), Atlanta, GA
Mexican Restaurant · 58 tips and reviews

Creative Loafing AtlantaCreative Loafing Atlanta: Red Pepper Taqueria is a bit like a Mexican version of Taco Mac, with a lot more "taco" and a lot less, um, "mac." There's a nice beer list (and even beer taps on some of the tables) Read more.

Fuoco di Napoli is one of Atlanta Cheap Eats.

2. Fuoco di Napoli

30 Pharr Rd NW, Atlanta, GA
Pizza Place · Buckhead · 15 tips and reviews

Creative Loafing AtlantaCreative Loafing Atlanta: I recommend starting at lunch, when there's a $9 special that includes a smaller version, a nice little salad with olives and marinated cherry tomatoes and a chocolate chip-studded cannoli. Read more.

3. Bell Street Burritos

5.8
1663 Howell Mill Rd NW (at Chattahoochee Ave. NW), Atlanta, GA
Burrito Place · Berkeley Park · 15 tips and reviews

Creative Loafing AtlantaCreative Loafing Atlanta: What's most impressive about Bell Street's burritos is that they shine despite their seeming simplicity. Read more.

AJ's Famous Seafood and PoBoys is one of Atlanta Cheap Eats.

4. AJ's Famous Seafood and PoBoys

8.6
2100 Roswell Rd, Ste 200-O (at Pavilions at East Lake), Marietta, GA
Seafood Restaurant · East Cobb · 60 tips and reviews

Creative Loafing AtlantaCreative Loafing Atlanta: AJ's Famous Seafood and PoBoys is the kind of neighborhood joint that kinda makes you wish you lived nearby, or at least drove by every once in a while. Read more.

Octane Coffee + Little Tart Bakeshop is one of Atlanta Cheap Eats.

5. Octane Coffee + Little Tart Bakeshop

9.1
437 Memorial Dr SE Ste A5, Atlanta, GA
Coffee Shop · Grant Park · 143 tips and reviews

Creative Loafing AtlantaCreative Loafing Atlanta: This is the age of the coffeerestobakerbar. It's the kind of multitasking, morning to midnight place-to-be that can push espresso, scones, caramel corn, gratin, and cocktails all with equal aplomb. Read more.

Savi Urban Market is one of Atlanta Cheap Eats.

6. Savi Urban Market

9.1
287 Elizabeth St NE (btw Austin Ave NE & Atlantis Ave NE), Atlanta, GA
Deli / Bodega · Inman Park · 40 tips and reviews

Creative Loafing AtlantaCreative Loafing Atlanta: The variety here is simply ridiculous. Where else in town can you pick up a $150 bottle of Dom Perignon, some organic cat food, and a Southern bánh mì sandwich with chicken liver pâté? Read more.

Cypress Street Pint & Plate is one of Atlanta Cheap Eats.

7. Cypress Street Pint & Plate

9.1
817 W Peachtree St NW (on 6th & Cypress St. NE), Atlanta, GA
Beer Bar · Midtown · 222 tips and reviews

Creative Loafing AtlantaCreative Loafing Atlanta: Cypress Street has the epitome-of-anti-health-food Sublime burger (aka Luther burger) with cheddar cheese and bacon, saddled in doughnuts instead of a bun. Read more.

Hot Cafe is one of Atlanta Cheap Eats.

8. Hot Cafe

7.8
5286 Riverdale Rd, College Park, GA
Thai Restaurant · 13 tips and reviews

Creative Loafing AtlantaCreative Loafing Atlanta: The Lao specialties on offer range from the semi-familiar (green papaya salad) to the rarely seen (lard na, a dish of chewy rice noodles in a satisfying meaty gravy). Read more.

Le Caveau Fine Wines is one of Atlanta Cheap Eats.

9. Le Caveau Fine Wines

7.8
5256 Peachtree Rd Ste 102 (Miller Dr.), Atlanta, GA
Wine Shop · 6 tips and reviews

Creative Loafing AtlantaCreative Loafing Atlanta: This is an uprising of Burgundy and baguettes, croissant and Champagne. Read more.

Morelli's Gourmet Ice Cream is one of Atlanta Cheap Eats.

10. Morelli's Gourmet Ice Cream

9.2
749 Moreland Ave SE (at Ormewood Ave. SE), Atlanta, GA
Ice Cream Shop · Ormewood Park · 87 tips and reviews

Creative Loafing AtlantaCreative Loafing Atlanta: Ice cream parlors are not usually the place you go to find blowtorches and bacon, but no one ever accused Morelli's Gourmet Ice Cream of being a typical ice cream parlor. Read more.

Little's Food Store is one of Atlanta Cheap Eats.

11. Little's Food Store

8.2
198 Carroll St SE, Atlanta, GA
Deli / Bodega · Cabbagetown · 23 tips and reviews

Creative Loafing AtlantaCreative Loafing Atlanta: The "little burgers" sing out like superb little sampled beats from the past — a bit like Krystal's slightly heftier and much better looking cousin Read more.

Pie Shop is one of Atlanta Cheap Eats.

12. Pie Shop

8.4
3210 Roswell Rd NW Ste E, Atlanta, GA
Pie Shop · Buckhead · 12 tips and reviews

Creative Loafing AtlantaCreative Loafing Atlanta: Pie is good Read more.

Rusty Nail Pub is one of Atlanta Cheap Eats.

13. Rusty Nail Pub

7.6
8549 Roswell Rd, Sandy Springs, GA
Dive Bar · 16 tips and reviews

Creative Loafing AtlantaCreative Loafing Atlanta: The Rusty Nail Pub, or just "the Nail" to its regulars, belongs to that strange group of restaurants and bars on and around Cheshire Bridge Road that seem to reside in a bygone era Read more.

Quoc Huong Banh Mi Fast Food is one of Atlanta Cheap Eats.

14. Quoc Huong Banh Mi Fast Food

8.7
5150 Buford Hwy C-170, Doraville, GA
Vietnamese Restaurant · 38 tips and reviews

Creative Loafing AtlantaCreative Loafing Atlanta: The banh mi is a bargain of French-Vietnamese fusion that with comes cheap and fresh, fills you up, and is packed with enough flavor and crunchy contrast to obliterate almost any fast-food burger. Read more.

We Suki Suki is one of Atlanta Cheap Eats.

15. We Suki Suki

8.9
479 Flat Shoals Ave SE, Atlanta, GA
Vietnamese Restaurant · East Atlanta Village · 28 tips and reviews

Creative Loafing AtlantaCreative Loafing Atlanta: The banh mi is a bargain of French-Vietnamese fusion that comes with the freshness, fills you up, and is packed with enough flavor and crunchy contrast to obliterate almost any fast-food burger. Read more.