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Best places to host an event in Atlanta

Best places to host an event in Atlanta

The following is a directory of event venues in Atlanta. Descriptions are provided by the venue.

Each venue is categorized as suitable for any of the following types of events:

  • Corporate meeting — Host training, workshops, or an off-site meeting.
  • Stand & mingle — When you want guests to move around and mingle. Focus on quiet venues that facilitate conversation. Venues include private rooms in a bar or restaurant as well as apartments or rooftops you can rent.
  • Sit-down meal — Primarily restaurants. We seek out quieter venues that allow for conversation.
  • Retreat — Host a multi-day off-site retreat, meeting, or workshop with overnight accommodations.
  • Special experience — Unique events such as cruises, hot air balloons, cooking classes, walking tours, and other team building activities.

If you would like to suggest a venue in Atlanta, please submit a recommendation here.

Bar Margot

Bar Margot at Four Seasons Hotel in Midtown Atlanta is a swanky community lounge offering an eclectic menu of flavorful food and small batch spirits. Bar Margot is located on 14th Street, on the mezzanine level of the Four Seasons Hotel in Midtown. Bar Margot’s menu injects traditional American and globally inspired cuisines with a Southern infusion. Our award-winning beverage program is led by Restaurant General Manager Vinnie Dugan, Bar Manager Ryan Bayliss and Lead Bartender Nick Middlebrooks. Since the opening in fall 2015, Bar Margot has quickly become one of Midtown’s most revered and awarded restaurants.

Address: 75 14th St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309 
Website
: http://barmargotatl.com/
Phone: +1 404 881 5913
Type of events: Sit-down meal, stand & mingle
Recommended by: Umbrex has hosted a mixer here.

Barleygarden Kitchen

Barleygarden’s focus is always on the craft. Each location boasts 50+ taps, pouring the newest and most creative beers available in our area. But there’s more to craft than beer. That’s why we developed the menu to feature elevated, fun, and classic new American cuisine. Our ingredients are sourced locally whenever possible. The menu also features vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free items. Downstairs restaurant plus rooftop bar.

Address: 900 Avalon Blvd, Alpharetta, GA 30009 and 240 Trilith Parkway, Fayetteville, GA 30214
Website
: https://www.barleygardenkitchen.com/
Phone: +1 678 266 6218
Email: info@barleygardenkitchen.com
Type of events: Sit-down meal, stand & mingle

Best End Brewing Company

We invite everyone to come enjoy some funky flavors, a chill vibe, and truly passionate people. We consider ourselves a haven for creativity and encourage you to join us in the pursuit of the perfect plate for the perfect pint. We give you the options to rent out our entire space or single spaces like our Flamingo Room; amenities include outdoor fire pits and a tiki bar. We promise to help make our next event memorable and easy.

Address: 1036 White St SW, Atlanta, GA 30310
Website
: https://www.bestendbrewing.com/
Phone: +1 479 391 0999
Email: cory@bestendbrewing.com
Type of events: Sit-down meal, stand & mingle

Kettlerock Brewing 

We’re a local, family owned brewery in Peachtree Corners. We strive to create intriguing beers in both European and American styles. Our beers are complex, yet balanced. From birthdays, happy hours, corporate events, and more, we’ve got a variety of unique and beautiful spaces. Make your next event memorable and delicious!

Address: 6025 Peachtree Pkwy Suite 1, Peachtree Corners, GA 30092
Website
: https://kettlerockbrewing.com/
Phone: +1 678 615 2600
Email: kettlerockbrewing@gmail.com
Type of events: Sit-down meal, stand & mingle

Lingering Shade Social Club

Lingering Shade Social Club is the most enchanting place on the Beltline for small snacks, superior cocktails, local brews, impressive wines and intimate events. Lingering Shade celebrated two years of serving up unforgettable patio cocktails in February of 2020. This must-visit destination is located on Irwin Street, near Krog Street Market and overlooks Atlanta BeltLine’s Eastside Trail.

Address: 660 Irwin Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30312
Website
: http://lingeringshade.com/
Phone: +1 404 996 6069
Email: info@lingeringshade.com
Type of events: Stand & mingle

Park Tavern

A bit of history tucked into the heart of Midtown…..Our location blends a rich history with the modern skyline views. Built in 1905, the original building was used as horse stables for local equestrians. The stone façade features Stone Mountain granite. In 1928, a nine-hole golf course opened in Piedmont Park and the building was converted to the course Club House. The foyer of the Piedmont Room features the original dark wooden planking, peaked ceiling, and ivy-covered windows. In addition to being a full-service restaurant known for delectable casual dining, the Park Tavern is home to two private event venues: The Piedmont Room and Piedmont Garden Tent.

Address: 500 10th St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309
Website
: https://www.parktavern.com/
Phone: +1 404 249 0001
Email: sam@parktavern.com
Type of events: Sit-down meal, corporate meetings, stand & mingle

SweetWater Brewing

SweetWater is pleased to offer three event spaces, The Taproom, The Reel Room and The Woodlands – great for a wide range of events, large and small. Our original tasting room has grown with us and is chock full of SweetWater odds and ends that showcase 24 years of heady beers. Outside, enjoy a spacious patio with plenty of room for two- and four-legged guests, as well as a stage for some live tunes.

Address: 195 Ottley Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30324
Website
: https://www.sweetwaterbrew.com/
Phone: +1 404 691 2537
Email: events@sweetwaterbrew.com
Type of events: Sit-down meal, corporate meetings, stand & mingle

White Bull

The White Bull is a Farm-Forward Italian Restaurant in an exciting, mod-rustic space just off Decatur Square. Whether you’re looking to host a team-building pasta making class, Girls’ Night Out cocktail hour, a polenta party with friends and family, or a full restaurant buyout for an evening of treating your team, The White Bull offers an array of catering options for your unique event.

Address: 123 East Court Square, Decatur, GA 30030
Website
: https://whitebullatl.com/
Phone: +1 404 600 5649
Email: info@whitebullatl.com
Type of events: Sit-down meal, corporate meetings, stand & mingle

Other Resources for Finding Event Venues

In addition to the individual event venues listed here, there are also a number of companies and listing platforms that offer many venues across multiple locations. As an additional resource for sourcing the perfect venue for your event, we have created this directory of such websites.