10 Best Steak Restaurants in Atlanta

Nothing can compete with a juicy, perfectly seasoned, expertly executed steak. So, when you're craving beef, you'd do best to get the real deal. Atlanta's robust selection of steakhouses prove that this city takes steak seriously with options that spread across the city.

If you prefer your steak with a side of pizazz, you'll find it in Buckhead where date night and steakhouses make for natural bedfellows. A smattering of elegant eateries cater to the carnivorous crowd with longstanding steakhouses like Bone's, Chops Lobster Bar, New York Prime and The Capital Grille topping Buckhead's offerings.

Steak takes on a modern, sexy edge at the stylish STK outpost in Midtown. Meat mogul Kevin Rathbun takes steak prep to new heights at local favorite, Kevin Rathbun Steak in Inman Park. Rathbun's steak shares the stage with small bites in Buckhead at KR Steakbar. Close by, chain seafood restaurant Ocean Prime offers a dignified spread of stately options.

Go north for romantic environs and perfectly prepared steaks at Little Alley Steak. Downtown's BLT Steak gives a decorous bow to red meat, while Decatur's Parker's on Ponce blends fine dining with the classic American steakhouse. Read on to get the scoop on 10 of our favorite Atlanta steak places.


Hal's on Old Ivy


A tried-and-true Buckhead neighborhood mainstay, Hal's takes great pride in its traditional menu and loyal clientele. Upscale but laid-back, the restaurant serves impeccable steaks and seafood and is especially known for the quality of its...  Read More

Parker's on Ponce


The atmosphere in this Decatur restaurant is cozy and romantic, lending itself to a perfect date night or just a celebratory evening out with friends. Most steak lovers will enjoy the Kansas City strip - large and juicy. For those who prefer a...  Read More



Fabulous city views coupled with incredible steaks make this revered chain a perpetual favorite with the expense-account Buckhead crowd. Beef is dry-aged on the premises, so its quality is well-controlled. While the filet, porterhouse, and the...  Read More



STK, short for Steak, is the part The ONE Group's slew of restaurants based in cities like New York, Las Vegas and Miami. Centered in Midtown, the setting is slick and modern with a distinct edginess. Servers and customers alike tend to be...  Read More

Chops Lobster Bar


A gem among Buckhead Life Restaurant Group's high-caliber restaurants, the vibe here is very much upscale and service-oriented. As the name suggests, the restaurant emphasizes its steak and seafood selections. Regularly ranked as one of the top...  Read More



New York Prime certainly tips its hat to the glamour of yesteryear with its polished decor (complete with piano player and palm tree) and white table service. All cuts of steak are perfectly prepared and seasoned. Lots of people like to treat...  Read More

Bone's Restaurant


This established Buckhead eatery hangs its reputation on the fine food, handsome environs and impeccable service to match. A modern classic, Bone's still delivers excellent steaks and seafood with aplomb. Favorite entrees include the 20-ounce...  Read More



Long considered one of Atlanta's top steak restaurants, this Inman Park eatery is known for its large portions, and expertly cooked steaks. Part of Chef Kevin Rathbun's meat-centric empire, this popular fine-dining spot takes pride in its...  Read More


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