The Ritz-Carlton, Atlanta is one of T+L's Guide to Atlanta's Greatest Hits.

1. The Ritz-Carlton, Atlanta

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Hotel · Peachtree Center · 181 Peachtree St NE (Ellis St.), Atlanta, GA

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: The so-called Cheater’s Booth at the Atlanta Grill is perfect for a romantic dinner; it’s secluded and has drapes for added intimacy. Book it in advance. Read more.

Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta is one of T+L's Guide to Atlanta's Greatest Hits.

2. Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta

8.4
Hotel · Midtown · 75 14th St. NW, Atlanta, GA

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: Premiere Rooms are no bigger than Deluxe (both are 450 square feet), but they have enormous double corner windows that make them feel much larger. Read more.

Atlanta Cyclorama & Civil War Museum is one of T+L's Guide to Atlanta's Greatest Hits.

3. Atlanta Cyclorama & Civil War Museum

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History Museum · Grant Park · 800 Cherokee Ave SE, Atlanta, GA

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: Among the enormous collection of Civil War artifacts in the Cyclorama building, the most interesting may be the Texas, a steam locomotive that was part of the Great Locomotive Chase of 1862. Read more.

Mary Mac's Tea Room is one of T+L's Guide to Atlanta's Greatest Hits.

4. Mary Mac's Tea Room

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Southern / Soul Food Restaurant · Midtown · 224 Ponce de Leon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: Reservations are only accepted for groups of eight or more, so come early—and hungry (portions are enormous)! Read more.

The Flying Biscuit Cafe is one of T+L's Guide to Atlanta's Greatest Hits.

5. The Flying Biscuit Cafe

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Breakfast Spot · Candler Park · 1655 McLendon Ave NE (at Clifton Rd), Atlanta, GA

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: On the menu alongside standard eggs and gigantic biscuits: organic oatmeal pancakes, homemade granola, turkey bacon, and free-range chicken sausage. Read more.

Miller Union is one of T+L's Guide to Atlanta's Greatest Hits.

6. Miller Union

9.1
American Restaurant · 999 Brady Ave NW (10th Street), Atlanta, GA

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: The cocktail list includes exceptional offerings like Miller Thyme (Martin Miller's gin flavored with fresh thyme from the restaurant’s own garden. Read more.

Atlanta History Center is one of T+L's Guide to Atlanta's Greatest Hits.

7. Atlanta History Center

9.3
History Museum · Buckhead · 130 W Paces Ferry Rd NW, Atlanta, GA

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: The extensive landscaped grounds—which include a rhododendron garden that's spectacular in early summer—are wonderful for strolling. Read more.

CNN Center is one of T+L's Guide to Atlanta's Greatest Hits.

8. CNN Center

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TV Station · Downtown Atlanta · 190 Marietta St NW (at Centennial Olympic Park Dr), Atlanta, GA

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: On the behind-the-scenes studio tour, you can test the teleprompter or act out the part of a weatherman in front of a green screen. Read more.

Georgia Aquarium is one of T+L's Guide to Atlanta's Greatest Hits.

9. Georgia Aquarium

9.3
Aquarium · Downtown Atlanta · 225 Baker St NW (at Luckie St NW), Atlanta, GA

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: A great value is the Premium Day Pass, which includes admission to all five galleries and the "4D" movie theater. Read more.

Dr Martin Luther King Jr National Historic Site is one of T+L's Guide to Atlanta's Greatest Hits.

10. Dr Martin Luther King Jr National Historic Site

9.5
Historic Site · Sweet Auburn · 450 Auburn Ave NE, Atlanta, GA

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: Don't skip the historic Fire Station No. 6 (at 39 Boulevard), especially if you have kids—there's a terrific 1927 fire engine on display. Read more.

High Museum of Art is one of T+L's Guide to Atlanta's Greatest Hits.

11. High Museum of Art

9.4
Art Museum · Midtown · 1280 Peachtree St NE (at 16th St. NE), Atlanta, GA

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: Once a month, the High hosts Friday Jazz, with live music performances and costumed models for visiting artists to sketch (pads and drawing boards provided). Read more.

Star Provisions is one of T+L's Guide to Atlanta's Greatest Hits.

12. Star Provisions

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Gourmet Shop · Northwest Atlanta · 1198 Howell Mill Rd NW (at Huff Rd), Atlanta, GA

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: The shrimp po'boy is one of Star's more popular to-go items. Pair it with a bag of Zapp's Gumbo Chips and a glass of Victorian Lemonade. Read more.

World of Coca-Cola is one of T+L's Guide to Atlanta's Greatest Hits.

13. World of Coca-Cola

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Museum · Downtown Atlanta · 121 Baker St NW (at Pemberton Place), Atlanta, GA

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: At the tasting facility you can try more than 70 different varieties of the brew, including Lychee Mello, a lychee-nut flavored soda from Thailand. Read more.

Margaret Mitchell House is one of T+L's Guide to Atlanta's Greatest Hits.

14. Margaret Mitchell House

8.6
History Museum · Midtown · 990 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: Don’t miss the adjacent Gone with the Wind Museum, filled with memorabilia from the movie, including Scarlett's bengaline honeymoon gown and the front door to Tara. Read more.

Centennial Olympic Park is one of T+L's Guide to Atlanta's Greatest Hits.

15. Centennial Olympic Park

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Park · Downtown Atlanta · 285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW (Marietta St), Atlanta, GA

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: Come at night, when eight 65-foot lighting towers enhance the beauty of the park. They are stylized reproductions of the markers that led ancient Greeks to major public events.

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) is one of T+L's Guide to Atlanta's Greatest Hits.

16. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)

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Airport · 6000 N Terminal Pkwy (at Airport Loop Rd), Atlanta, GA

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: SweetWater Draft House & Grill, in Concourse B, is the spot for the finest local and domestic brews.