Sweet Georgia's Juke Joint

200 Peachtree St NW (at Ellis St), Atlanta, GA 30303, United States
Hours:
Open until Midnight (Show more)
  • Mon–Thu, Sun
    • 11:00 AM–Midnight
  • Fri
    • 11:00 AM–1:00 AM
  • Sat
    • 4:00 PM–1:00 AM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Menus:
Lunch, Dinner
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
Outdoor Seating:
No
8.4/10

Based on 205 votes

People like this place

Total Visitors
3505
Total Visits
4365
Save
Share
Log in to leave tips at this venue!
Sort:
  • Popular
  • Recent

123 tips. Filter by taste:

  • all tips
  • Southern food
  • music
  • fried chicken
  • miss ceely
  • grits
  • fried green tomatoes
  • mac & cheese
  • catfish
  • salmon
  • cocktails
  • pork chops
  • lemonade
  • collard greens
  • crawfish
  • shrimp
  • sandwiches
  • banana pudding
  • croquettes
  • ribs
  • house salad
  • AskMen

    A decorated and somewhat loft-y space with good tunes, service, and a drinks menu to keep you satisfied all night long.

    AskMen · February 3, 2011
    Save
  • Denise and V.

    Get ready for.l a wait on the weekends but once you're in you are home. Lovely staff, fast pretty decent food and excellent warm ambiance.

    Denise and Verdant · March 16, 2013
    Save
  • Blizz

    "Sorry for the delay sir , they are making it from scratch." .... Bullshit

    Blizz · February 9, 2012
    Save
  • I'na S.

    Ask for Theresa. She is the hostess with the mostest.

    I'na Saulsbery · December 15, 2011
    Save
  • Shellz B.

    Great Food, Ambiance and Live Music Performances. Read more

    Shellz B · July 25, 2011
    Save
  • jill p.

    The moonshine with pineapple juice is delicious. It's called Miss Something or other...

    jill pepper · June 8, 2011
    Save
  • Mark D.

    Peach glazed salmon

    Mark David · June 6, 2013
    Save
  • Najah H.

    Lanier Parking on Ellis accepts validations. Don't forget your parking ticket!

    Najah H. · November 5, 2011
    Save
  • Tiffany M.

    Late nite menu is only shrimp po boys & bbq sliders w/ fries..keep that n mind..drinks are good to go, music on point, I feel like im in Savannah, Coast of the Sippi, or Nawlins!

    Tiffany Moore · March 12, 2011
    Save
  • Sondra

    Life changing fried chicken. Seriously. Worth the wait.

    Sondra · September 2, 2013
    Save
  • Creative Loafing Atlanta

    2012 June 17, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Happy Father's Day from Sweet Georgia Sweet Georgia’s Juke Joint is wishing all fathers a happy Father’s Day by hosting a Sunday brunch. Read more

    Creative Loafing Atlanta · June 12, 2012
    Save
  • Emily G.

    Get the strawberry moonshine, you won't regret it.

    Emily Gleason · November 8, 2011
    Save
  • GeorgiaJazzAlliance GA

    live jazz, periodically. Call for schedule

    GeorgiaJazzAlliance GA · April 6, 2011
    Save
  • Keith A.

    It's great to hear live jazz while having a dynamite lunch. Beware: the turkey triple stack is HUGE and deelish.

    Keith Aikens · March 23, 2011
    Save
  • Monica M.

    Beautiful restaurant, Chicken & waffles and a live band singing Earth, Wind & Fire #winning

    Monica Miller · August 10, 2013
    Save
  • Silvia P.

    Ceely's punch with strawberry moonshine! #GetIt

    Silvia Pugh · August 4, 2013
    Save
  • Angel

    Wait time can range from 30 min to 2 hrs. Sitting at the bar is an option w/o a wait depending on availability. The place is packed & so worth the wait! Live music! Great food! Try Miss Ceely's Punch!

    Angel · July 23, 2013
    Save
  • DeCario A.

    Live music was great.

    DeCario Allen · December 10, 2012
    Save
  • Dea W.

    Come hungry big portions ;)

    Dea Win · October 21, 2011
    Save
  • Darius R.

    The shrimp and grits is very good!

    Darius Riggins · August 11, 2011
    Save
  • Kim B.

    Not really feeling it. Too loud.

    Kim Braud · June 9, 2011
    Save
  • Ryan D.

    Peach salmon is delicious. Try it with the sweet potato fries.

    Ryan Dahlstrom · June 3, 2011
    Save
  • Alana Sanders V.

    The Unity Band of Atlanta is the Best!!!

    Save
  • Shireen B.

    Get the fried green tomatoes first. Them order shrimp & grits. Miss ceelys tea is strong!!

    Shireen B. · September 30, 2013
    Save
  • Alexandre S.

    Excellent place, marvelous food and magnified singer....

    Alexandre Szpigel · September 23, 2013
    Save
  • L'Ron M.

    If you want to get tipsy, get the Harpo Punch :-). The best meal for its value is the fried chicken. I was stuffed!

    L'Ron McK Grier · August 4, 2013
    Save
  • Willie H.

    Great jazz and food

    Willie Herring · July 27, 2013
    Save
  • Atlanta Meetings

    Sweet Georgia's Juke Joint is the culmination of a deep history of music, food, drink and socializing in the South.

    Atlanta Meetings · July 23, 2013
    Save
  • Cherie

    Live music and great fried chicken!

    Cherie · July 17, 2013
    Save
  • KISS 104FM

    This place gave African Americans a chance to speak their mind. It has a deep history of music, food, drink and entertainment in the south.

    KISS 104FM · July 12, 2013
    Save
  • Dahshi S.

    I love the live band! 🎤🎼🎶

    Dahshi Smith · June 29, 2013
    Save
  • Tahirah L.

    Get the sweet potatoe pie or peach cobbler yummy!!

    Tahirah Lee · May 6, 2013
    Save
  • Neyamka

    Ms. Ceely's Punch with strawberry moonshine is soo delicious!

    Neyamka · April 12, 2013
    Save
  • Sharlander H.

    What's up with all the policies? $5.00 per person Entertainment fee added to check; Must order Entree; 3-hour minimum table stay(Ok, I understand that one)but the others. Ain't nobody got time 4 that

    Sharlander Hazel · February 18, 2013
    Save
  • Shana E.

    If you don't have reservations on a Friday night, you're SOL!

    Shana Ellison · February 2, 2013
    Save
  • Devin-Michael B.

    Service was poor and food wasn't worth it.....

    Devin-Michael Bernard · September 12, 2012
    Save
  • Nika

    Try the grilled wings. Moonshine lemonade and the shrimp and grits..Grest live music

    Nika · May 19, 2012
    Save
  • Nika

    Pay to valet park.

    Nika · May 18, 2012
    Save
  • Ethan

    The service, food, music, and atmosphere are all excellent. A visit here is definitely a must when in ATL.

    Ethan · May 16, 2012
    Save
  • Renette R.

    Even slow at lunch. But still had live music but quieter than dinner time : -)

    Renette Rier · April 24, 2012
    Save
  • Raisa H.

    You have to try the moonshine! Only legal joint in GA!

    Raisa Hunter · April 18, 2012
    Save
  • Alia T.

    Try to take her picture

    Alia Torres · February 1, 2012
    Save
  • Schuylar

    Grilled porkchop and mashed potatoes are delish. Salmon is great too.. Make sure you realize there is a $5 fee per person during live music

    Schuylar · January 16, 2012
    Save
  • Anita B.

    Fried chicken is amazing! Ask for a side of the white gravy to dip your chicken, and it will be even more amazing!

    Anita Bachlani · January 11, 2012
    Save
  • Sydney M.

    Music was awesome. I really enjoyed the PR experience. The food was awesome great. Ordered the catfish and grits. So delicious.

    Sydney McIntosh · December 10, 2011
    Save
  • Brandy B.

    This place is awesome music is great and the chicken is DELICIOUS!! Some of the best I have ever had!!

    Brandy B · November 27, 2011
    Save
  • Shelton H.

    be prepared to wait....fried chicken is good though

    Shelton H. · November 20, 2011
    Save
  • Jennifer L.

    Mac and cheese, collards, pan seared tilapia and the salmon croquettes are to die for!!! Delish!!!

    Jennifer Lester · September 29, 2011
    Save
  • Mel-a-bel

    Great place for some stellar live music and good 'ol southern food!

    Mel-a-bel · August 17, 2011
    Save
  • Apryl R.

    Great environment, excellent service, wonderful food. Definitely enjoyed the entertainment!

    Apryl Roberts · 2 weeks ago
    Save