Dining in DeKalb

An entire trip to Atlanta can be spent dining in DeKalb County. Atlanta’s DeKalb is one of the most culturally diverse counties in Georgia and the International cuisine found in DeKalb reflects that diversity.

Whether you choose world class cuisine from Italy, Japan, Germany, Greece, Mexico, China, India or Africa, when dining in DeKalb County, Southern hospitality is always on the menu.

Dining in DeKalb - Off the Eatin' PathThere are literally hundreds of international flavors to choose from, along with delicious, old fashioned Southern cooking, to suit any taste. For those hungry for a taste of authentic Southern cuisine, biscuits and gravy, fried chicken, black-eyed peas and turnip greens are served piping hot every day all over DeKalb County. We invite you to explore all the wonderful tastes available to you as a guest in DeKalb County.

While visiting Stone Mountain Park, you can dine at one of the delicious restaurants inside the Park or choose one of the quaint restaurants located just outside, in the historic Stone Mountain Village. Our year-round temperate climate allows outdoor dining at many establishments most of the year.

“Wherever you stay in Atlanta’s DeKalb County, there are always excellent dining choices nearby.”

Choose from the critically-acclaimed restaurants and local pubs in the City of Decatur for a romantic dinner or a special night out with friends and family. From American to Vietnamese, Mexican to French, dessert to after-dinner drinks, you’ll find something for every appetite and most are within walking distance from the Square.

Tucker is home to Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts, one of the top culinary schools in the world, which is an indicator of the high level of fine dining and hospitality that awaits visitors to DeKalb County. Tucker Main Street has a growing number of unique and exciting dining options, with some featuring live music on the menu. The nearby Northlake area offers a number of established restaurants located around Northlake Mall.

Shoppers visiting the Perimeter Mall area never have to go far to find spacious al fresco dining or exquisite meals at exceptional steakhouses. Perimeter Mall houses a handful of signature restaurants along with an extensive food court. Other upscale restaurants are within walking distance with some located just across the Mall at the Park Place Shopping Center.

The International Corridor runs across Buford Highway through the cities of Chamblee and Doraville and offers an amazing array of ethnic food. Visitors can enjoy fresh Asian and Latin American flavors from all over the world from small, take-out storefronts to exceptional full-service restaurants.

South DeKalb County offers some of the finest food at restaurants located around the Mall at Stonecrest in the City of Lithonia. From steakhouses to chicken and waffles, there are amazing taste combinations waiting for you to explore and enjoy.

Wherever you stay in Atlanta’s DeKalb County, there are always excellent dining choices nearby.

For a listing of restaurants in and around Atlanta’s DeKalb County, click on one of the locations below. (Note: Each link takes you to that particular area’s restaurants on UrbanSpoon.com)

Avondale Estates | Brookhaven | Candler Park | Chamblee | Clarkston | Decatur | Doraville | Druid Hills/Emory | Dunwoody | Lithonia | Scottdale | Stone Mountain | Tucker

P.S. Check out our Off The Eatin’ Path In DeKalb County series highlighting some of the unique gems that are found throughout the entire county.