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  1. Distance: 0.27mi
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  3. Distance: 1.33mi
  4. Distance: 1.80mi

About 10 Degrees South

10 Degrees South is the only restaurant of it's kind in the USA, specializing in South African cuisine. South African cuisine is a fusion of French, Portuguese, Dutch, German & Malaysian cuisines with strong Mediterranean influences. The restaurant was founded in 1998 in a small bungalow in Buckhead Atlanta. Six years later, inspiration was taken from the sophisticated & modern hotels of Cape Town to transform 10 Degrees South. 10 Degrees South offers the passion for life which means the love of friends, family, food & drink!

4183 Roswell Road
Atlanta, GA 30342
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Global, International, Tapas / Small Plates

Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Mon - Thursday: 5:30pm - 10:30pm Fri - Saturday: 5:30pm - 11:30pm

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(404) 705-8870

Website:
http://www.10degreessouth.com/

Entertainment:
Live Music Wednesday through Saturday.

Catering:
Please call for details.

Parking Details:
Complimentary Valet

Executive Chef:
Derek Anthony

Additional:
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Dancing, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Indoor Smoking Area, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Specials

Valentine's Day Special Menus & More

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Specials

Valentine's Day Special Menus & More

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Details

Please be aware we will be offering a preset menu of $70.00 per person for Valentine's Day.

Private Dining

10 Degrees South offers both private & semi-private space. Please call for details.

10 Degrees South Ratings and Reviews

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4.3

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.4

service

4.3

ambience

4.4

value

3.8

Noise

Quiet

89% would recommend it to a friend

Creative Cuisine (17)
Good for a Date (17)
Romantic (16)
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Authentic (14)
Special Occasion (13)
Good for Anniversaries (10)
Good for Birthdays (9)
Worth the Drive (9)
Notable Wine List (8)
Fit for Foodies (8)
Good for Groups (6)
Live Music (6)
Cozy (6)
Fun (5)
Spicy (5)
Vibrant Bar Scene (4)
Bar Seating (3)
Business Meals (3)
Hot Spot (3)
Neighborhood Gem (3)
Tapas (3)
Tasting Menu (3)
Casual (2)
Pre/post Theatre (2)
Gluten Free Options (2)
Great for Brunch (1)
Comfort Food (1)
Handcrafted Cocktails (1)
Happy Hour (1)
Good Vegetarian Options (1)
Late-night Find (1)
Local Ingredients (1)
People Watching (1)
Quick Bite (1)
Quiet Conversation (1)
Vegan (1)
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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined 2 days ago

We have eaten at 10 degrees S before. There was no let down in this experience from prior experiences. I forgot our Server's name, but he also added positively to a great experience for our party of 6. The food was fantastic, the cocktails were good, the service was great. Not much to complain about

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for Groups, Handcrafted Cocktails, Fun, Creative Cuisine
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·Dined 3 days ago

Great atmosphere lovely wait staff, got the beef boboti.. wouldn't recommend it, it was very sweet. Other than that.. great place and people.

Tags: Romantic
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on January 14, 2018

This is one of our go to restaurants but they had the lounge and bar blocked for a private party so we could not have a drink. The restaurant was also freezing forcing people to move tables all night long.

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on January 14, 2018

The restaurant was cold ! We didn’t enjoy our food.

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·Dined on January 11, 2018

This was our first time to this restaurant and we found out about it over a year ago on "Atlanta Eats." We are so glad we finally made it, because the food was delicious and the service excellent. We can't wait to come back!

Tags: Casual, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Good for Groups, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Worth the Drive, Spicy, Notable Wine List, Tasting Menu
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on January 7, 2018

The staff were very attentive and the food was amazing! We had the lobster spring rolls, Caesar salad, safari salad, cape kingklip and the catch of the day. We will definitely be back!!!

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on January 7, 2018

Favorite restaurant in Atlanta. The food is always excellent and the service is great. Never disappointed

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on January 1, 2018

I have been to 10°south on several occasions and have always enjoyed it. My boyfriend flew up from Orlando and we decided to go for NY eve. Restaurant was freezing cold and we were told we just had to wait for more people to come to warm the room so I ate with my coat on the entire meal. Our entrees came and my boyfriend's 18 oz ribeye and all of his side's were cold. My dish, the curry chicken was also dry and overcooked. He sent the steak back and the chef recooked the same food we sent back, bites taken out and all which should never happen at a time dining restaraunt. Waiter was annoyed that we sent it back and avoided our table after that. May i mention the table behind us also sent their steak back for being cold. I left to go to the restroom and the bus boy cleared my plate, almost still completely full of food as I was going to get a box and take it home because we were so over the lousy service and attitude. When I told the waiter what happened he did replace my meal, but again with annoyance. $300 later, we won't be back. Very sad as owner is a nice guy. Wish I would have been able to speak with him that night.

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vip
 (Charlotte)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Amazing food and amazing service! Seam our server went out of his way to explain everything. We will for sure come back many more times.

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on December 26, 2017

Our kids love to go here when they are visiting from Texas. The food was excellent as always and the service was very good.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Business Meals, Good for Groups, Romantic, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on December 23, 2017

Great food and fun atmosphere. Service with CJ was stellar.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Casual, Vibrant Bar Scene
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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on December 19, 2017

As good as it was, this place is far, far too expensive.

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·Dined on December 16, 2017

The food and service was excellent and very authentic South African with a twist.. The choice of background music however could have been better.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on December 13, 2017

The ambiance was beautiful and the food was pretty good. Not extraordinary but good but our server(forgot her name) was VERY unenthusiastic and took forever to get our drinks then brought some and not the others. She was kind of aloof about it too not offering apologies just said they’ll be right out. Overall her manner was lackluster and dimmed the overall mood of our occasion

Tags: Romantic
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on December 12, 2017

We had excellent service on a Monday night with a small crowd in the restaurant. The food was fabulous, creative, authentic, and different - very tasty, lots of wonderful flavors. This is a great place for "foodies" and people who like to try different cuisines. Great wine list and cocktail list too! loved the atmosphere. We will be back!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Spicy, Vegan, Notable Wine List, Special Occasion, Good Vegetarian Options, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries, Worth the Drive, Good for Birthdays, Authentic, Good for a Date, Tapas
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on December 3, 2017

Overall the food and restaurant was excellent. We did however feel rushed to order and had to ask our waitress to return several times because we were not ready . The restaurant was not crowded so we were surprised at her rush to get our order and bring out our food.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Authentic, Romantic
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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Cocktail part of the meal was off base. I asked for an after dinner drink menu and was given a wine list. My date wanted a tanguray gin martini and they didn’t carry it so he asked for Bombay and they didn’t carry it. After dinner I asked for a tawny port and the waitress never had heard of it and what she returned with was not port at all. It was super sweet and apricot colored. We had nice but slow service . The calamari app was great! I didn’t care for the bananas sliced on top of my lamb curry but it was ok.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 29, 2017

Bartender (we sat in the bar area) was more suited for TGI Fridays than 10 Degrees. He single handedly ruined the business dinner with my 3 business associates with his inattentive, sloppy and generally lame service. I'd bragged about 10° to them and then took them as they were intrigued in what an African Restaurant might be like. They left with "the food was great, but service was so bad I'd never go back" and if I wasn't from Africa, I'd do the same. Get back to your roots of good service matching your good food!

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 28, 2017

The food was outstanding! We totally recommend the lobster spring rolls.

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 19, 2017

Excellent service and the staff was accommodating to our little ones. This is our favorite restaurant!

Tags: Authentic
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 18, 2017

We returned last month from our trip of a lifetime to South Africa. Dining here was like being back there. The food was authentic (delicious) and the service was top notch.

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Great experience from valet parking, pre-dinner cocktails, through dinner and dessert. Wonderful food, very unique options, great cocktails, very nice atmosphere with good music and exceptional service. Now my favorite place!

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Live Music, Authentic, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Healthy, Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine, Notable Wine List, Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem, Worth the Drive
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 (Miami)·Dined on November 11, 2017

we both had the chicken curry, absolute flavor overload with a tolerable level of spice.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 10, 2017

The food was incredible. The server was wonderful. Could not have had a better experience!

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Romantic
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·Dined on October 28, 2017

I celebrated my 50th b'day, very nice waiter, pretty restaurant. Valet was great, food was cold. But it was a good experience.

Tags: Good for a Date
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·Dined on October 28, 2017

Server had too many tables, steak cooked well done but ordered medium rare. They did correct it, took about 10 mins. We love this restaurant but we kind of oversold it to our friends who have never been.

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·Dined on October 22, 2017

I recommend the chicken curry. Nice ambience and not too crowded. Our server was very knowledgeable. Seemed a little overpriced, but I know this is a specialty cuisine, so they can probably get away with it. Extensive wine selection.

Tags: Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Food and music were great! Service was terrible! We had to prompt the server for EVERYTHING(taking our order, refilling drinks, bringing our check, etc). He refused to split check between us and another couple and he always disappeared so we had to go to the bar and request the server.
It wasnt even crowded for a Saturday night!

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 21, 2017

The ladies greeting guests need some major training in customer service. Wouldn’t seat us at first because 4th person hadn’t arrived? Really? Table for 4 and you won’t sit 3? Then sat us at worst table in hallway basically when 90% of restaurant unoccupied. I asked to move tables which they did begrudgingly. Our server was great but if this was my first time - which it’s not - at this restaurant I would think twice about returning after this treatment.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 20, 2017

South African cuisine that's unique to Atlanta. Creative and flavorful dishes. Even the caesar salad had a new and tasty twist.

Tags: Bar Seating, Creative Cuisine, Good for Groups, Business Meals
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·Dined on October 17, 2017

I have not tried the patio yet but enjoyed 10° experience.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Romantic
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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Delicious South African flavor in chic atmosphere. Several of my friends came for the first time to celebrate a birthday, and said they are looking forward to coming back. Great bar and lounge in the back.

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 7, 2017

I love going to this place. The food is always outstanding and the service great too.

Tags: Fun
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 (Birmingham)·Dined on September 30, 2017

The perfect place for a first date. The food was superb and the service was exceptional. The lamb sirloin and rack of lamb are great.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Late-night Find, Vibrant Bar Scene, Hot Spot
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on September 24, 2017

My birthday

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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 22, 2017

Great food, consistent service. Sat outside on their patio with friends and had a great time.

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·Dined on September 6, 2017

Place was very empty. Music was not appropriate for setting. Quite expensive.

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on September 2, 2017

The ambience was perfect for this anniversary dinner w/ special friends. Beautiful interiors in an understated building. Service was great as well as the food. The hostess knew it was our anniversary and had the bartender mix up a special round of shots (on the house) for all 6 of us. They even considered the "non-drinkers" of the night in our group by only adding a splash of alcohol. Another server offered to escort us outside for a group photo at the "magic hour" of lighting. Our server gave wonderful suggestions and everyone's food was great.

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·Dined on September 1, 2017

My experience at 10Degress South was awesome the food was delectable and I was amazed by the service. Even though we arrived late for our reservation the service was still exceptional.

Tags: Late-night Find, Worth the Drive, Fit for Foodies, Romantic, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine, Quiet Conversation, Cozy
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·Dined on August 28, 2017

Food is always great and service is excellent. It is nice to get an interesting menu with great taste.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Creative Cuisine
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