Best Restaurants: A trendy, culinary escape just off Morningside's Cheshire Bridge Road, Cape Dutch is one of many recent additions to Atlanta's flourishing restaurant scene. Following a successful opening in November 2015, helmed by restaurateur Justin Anthony in partnership with executive chef Philippe Haddad, local foodies flock to the wine-country influenced, talk-of-the-town destination, indulging in traditional South African braai menu features, paired with signature craft cocktails, flaunting a sophisticated twist. The contemporary atmosphere, designed by Anthony's wife and renowned interior designer Kelly Anthony, welcomes patrons to savor the international flair with inviting, custom furniture and chefs tables overlooking the wood burning braai. Leave reality at the door, grab an enchanting libation and enjoy an evening of South African inspired bliss.
Local Expert Lesli Peterson Says:
Best Restaurants: "As with all of Justin Anthony's restaurants, the wine selection is top-notch. South African selections are a must-try; if you're not familiar, no worries. The staff is well versed - just ask."
Recommended as Best Restaurants Because: A gorgeous interior, a Belgian chef adding his spirit to South African fare, and an impeccable wine list make Cape Dutch one of Atlanta's best.