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The Best Wings in Atlanta

With a thriving cultural scene, a booming economy, perfect southern weather, and a charm all its own, Atlanta is one of the most exciting cities in America. The best wings in Atlanta are a famous part of the city's renowned food scene, delivering a Southern-fried flavor that has become well-known throughout the globe. But where are Atlanta's smartest, savviest diners going out to eat when they crave the famous wings of the ATL? Welcome to the Tastemaker 20. Here, we've gathered data from the most in-the-know diners to find the best wings in Atlanta. From the smoky flavors of wings in local pubs and neighborhood favorites to the fusion tastes in upscale downtown restaurants, the best wings in Atlanta elevate the traditional bar food to something special. Grab a table in Atlanta and opt for a plate of these wings tonight!

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16 Restaurants
Updated January 29, 2021
Restaurants:Yebo Beach Haus, Chido and Padre's, Bully Boy
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Southern African, Mexican, Seafood
Neighborhoods:Buckhead, Old Fourth Ward
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Yebo Beach Haus

$$$$
Southern African
Buckhead
4.8
1271 reviews
For something unique, how about South African cuisine in Atlanta? This pop-up restaurant presents an unforgettable restaurant for diners. Styled like a classic "beach house" restaurant in the middle of Buckhead, Yebo Beach Haus is a stylish hang-out spot with an intriguing small-plates menu. In the Southern winter (only from December through February), the Haus becomes "Yebo Ski Haus" with an appropriate decor change. The ski and beach haus offers some of the best wings in Atlanta. Additionally, try the ostrich sliders or the grilled lamb chops from the beach haus summer menu. Appetizers include baked crab dip and air-dried South African beef jerky.

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Chido and Padre's

$$$$
Mexican
Buckhead
4.6
534 reviews
Happy hour gets kicked up a notch at Chico and Padre's. This celebrated Buckhead restaurant is a fun, colorful spot for a meal and a margarita. Head in during the daily happy hour for their smoked wings with chili glaze and cumin crema or a house-made chorizo dog with spicy aioli. Dinner features include Mexican "sweet corn" caesar salad, with grilled romaine and cotija cheese. Tamales are also a specialty at Chico and Padre's. Go for the smoked brisket tamales with pasilla pepper sauce, queso fresco, and pickled jalapenos.

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Bully Boy

$$$$
Seafood
Old Fourth Ward
4.7
441 reviews
Some of the best wings in Atlanta are at this hotspot in the city's Old Fourth Ward. This stylish, sophisticated restaurant draws a young and hip crowd for its creative dishes. Start off with the Springer Mountain chicken wings, coated in a sweet and spicy scallion ginger glaze. There's also a smoked bluefish pate with sourdough crackers, made with capers and onions. Main courses range from creative sandwich offerings like the rabbit patty melt on brioche to a "60 Second" steak with farm egg and foie truffle cream. Barbecue Georgia white shrimp comes with lemon, Tabasco, and an old bay crouton.

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Beetlecat

$$$$
Seafood
Inman Park
4.6
2399 reviews
This fun "oysterette" American seafood restaurant also offers some of the best wings in Atlanta. Start off with a selection from Beetlecat's fun appetizer's menu, like the fried bread with nori seasoning or cold-smoked salmon dip with an everything whole wheat pita. The twice-fried chicken wings are crispy delights with chili sauce and sesame buttermilk dressing. Pair them with a local "Night on Ponce" IPA from Three Taverns or a Creature Comforts "Bibo" pilsner. For a special sweet treat, head into the BeetleCat's "donuts in the den" brunch. This meal features a selection of creative donuts, from the "Plain Jane" glazed to a "King Curtis" with bacon and maple glaze.

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Scout

$$$$
American
Decatur
4.6
744 reviews
Scout is a laid-back and relaxed Oakhurst village restaurant first constructed in 1915. The Scout's southern-classics menu pairs up with the restaurant's historic, down-home decor and vibes. Scout's famous smoked chicken wings are on the "share and snack" menu, alongside favorites like Savannah artichoke dip, western-style beef jerky, and smoked pimento cheese poutine. The "trays" menu is full of hearty main courses. Try the griddled salmon burger with creole remoulade or a Carolina pulled pork sandwich with cole slaw and pickle.

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Rumi's Kitchen - Sandy Springs

$$$$
Persian
Sandy Springs
4.8
5429 reviews
The ancient Mediterranean tastes of Persia come to vivid life at this Sandy Springs hotspot. Rumi's is a colorful and fun institution with a creative menu full of Persian favorites. "Rumi's Wings" offer a taste of the traditional in an American pub favorite style. These wings come grilled with spicy lemon saffron. The Rumi's "feasts" include a long list of Mediterranean classics. Included in the "feasts" menu are a lamb rack with basmati rice, Chilean sea bass, and a lamb shank with Persian lime. Grab one of the creative cocktails to go with dinner, like the "Tehran Mule" with ginger beer and lime.

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Tabla - Midtown

$$$$
Indian
Midtown
4.7
1023 reviews
Indian-style tandoori wings are on the menu at this Atlanta neighborhood favorite. The Indian-spiced barbecue wings are a fun appetizer for one of Tabla's hearty Indian lunches or dinners. Try the dhaba chicken curry in a spicy onion sauce or the paneer pasanda in creamy onion and fenugreek sauce. Diners can also select from some of Tabla's small plates. These include veggie samosas, spinach chaat, and julienne-fried crispy okra with red onion.

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McCray's Tavern - Midtown

$$$$
American
Midtown
4.3
272 reviews
The midtown location of this local Atlanta favorite is a prime spot for a fun, engaging lunch or dinner. The "Wingin' It" menu is one of the Tavern's most significant drawing points. These fresh, jumbo wings are available in a wide range of flavors. Go for the Alabama white, lemon pepper, or Thai chili for some inventive, savory tastes. The sriracha honey and hot wings have a kick of spice to them. For the hot food lovers, try the super-hot "The Reaper" wings. Another bonus for wing lovers at McCray's? Diners can choose from flats or drums when they pick out their wings.

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Muss & Turner's - Smyrna

$$$$
Contemporary American
Vinings
4.7
1767 reviews
Muss & Turner's is one of the great Atlanta dining experiences. At lunchtime, head in for a selection off of this fun local favorite's creative lunch menu with some of the city's coolest sandwiches. The "Tuscan Raider" features chicken breast, mozzarella, and prosciutto. The "Hamtastic Voyage" includes smoked ham, melted swiss, and a fried egg. For "Harry Potter" lovers, "The Order of the Phoenix" includes Springer Mountain chicken with melted white cheddar on Cuban bread. At dinner time, head in to try the the El's wings with ras el hanout spice, lemon, and cucumber yogurt.

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Hopstix

$$$$
Asian
Chamblee
4.6
488 reviews
Wings and beer are one of the great American food combinations. Atlanta's Hopstix brewery and the restaurant does this pairing better than just about anyone. Grab a selection off the Hopstix Indonesian street food-inspired menu to start off with. The Hopstix wings include a spicy chili sauce, fish sauce, sesame seed, and cilantro. These wings are the perfect accompaniment to the Hopstix beer selections. They include the "East Meets West" Belgian blonde ale or the "Hooligans" English-style bitter.

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HOBNOB Neighborhood Tavern- Brookhaven

$$$$
Contemporary American
Brookhaven
4.2
469 reviews
Trek out to Brookhaven for good times and great wings at the Southern tavern called HOBNOB. HOBNOB's classic chicken wings come in hot, mild, ginger sriracha, spicy mustard, BeerBQ, or lemon pepper flavor. Diners can also go for the HOBNOB honey selection. For a taste of the south, try some of HOBNOB's southern Belle pimento cheese or the "Southerner" burger with fried green tomatoes.

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HOBNOB Neighborhood Tavern - Dunwoody

$$$$
American
Dunwoody
4.0
380 reviews
This fun location in the suburb of Dunwoody is the place to go for a chill night out and some of the best wings in Atlanta. The house specialty is the sweet and spicy HOBNOB honey. Try a selection of the wing flavors. The unique spicy mustard and ginger sriracha flavors deliver a fun meal. For a healthy main course after the wings, try the HOBNOB "Super Food Plate." This selection includes fire-roasted cauliflower and mother nature salad. There is also a vegetable stack with Parmesan melted onions.

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5Church - Midtown

$$$$
Contemporary American
Midtown
4.3
2829 reviews
Atlanta's 5Church restaurant and bar is one of the city's hippest locations. Head here for a quiet lunch or a fun dinner after walking around midtown or the nearby Piedmont Park. 5Church features some of the best wings in the city alongside one of Atlanta's best rooftop scenes. Head up to the rooftop for an unbeatable view of the city and some of the crispy wings tossed in a Pearson peach glaze. 5Church also features seared shishito peppers with prosciutto and smoked Parmesan. Other highlights include zucchini hummus and green gazpacho.

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Del Frisco's Grille - Atlanta

$$$$
Steakhouse
Buckhead
3.5
2648 reviews
Del Frisco's is one of America's most renowned steakhouse chains. Their Atlanta location features Del Frisco's trademark decor and service, along with some of the best wings in Atlanta. The roasted wings come with a dry buffalo rub, avocado ranch, and blue cheese dressing. Grab some of the wings before one of the Del Frisco's "knife and fork" dishes. Try the pan-seared scallops with goat cheese polenta and tomato chermoula. Del Frisco's also features prime beef short rib stroganoff, with pappardelle egg noodles and sour cream.

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Coalition Wood Fired Steak and Seafood

$$$$
American
Alpharetta
4.3
922 reviews
Coalition Food and Beverage is a locally-driven restaurant that is one of Atlanta's favorites. The straightforward recipes on the Coalition's menu feature American classics with a distinctly Southern twist. The wood-grilled chicken wings come chili-spiced and honey glazed, with a celery blue-cheese salad. The Coalition meatloaf is one of the restaurant's signature dishes. This bacon-beef meatloaf comes with smashed red potatoes, herb-butter peas and carrots, mushroom gravy, and a crispy onion ring. For dessert, go for the classic banana split with candied walnut, fudge, and whipped cream.

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Livingston Restaurant + Bar

$$$$
Contemporary American
Midtown
3.3
2216 reviews
The Georgian Terrace Hotel in Midtown is the location for this elegant restaurant. For a twist on the traditional chicken wing, try the crispy barbecue pig wings. These come with Fuji apple, red cabbage, a honey-chipotle drizzle, and green onion. For a full taste of the south, go for the low-country seafood boil. This hearty main course features cracked crab, shrimp, sausage, chicken, new potatoes, and Georgia sweet corn.

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