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Einstein's

4.2
1757 Reviews
$30 and under
American

About

Piedmont Park enthusiasts and an established business set make relatively short work of innovative entrees, pastas, salads and sandwiches. Metrotainment Cafes’ flagship opened in 1991 and has been winnings hearts and accolades ever since. Inside each bungalow, luxe décor creates a casual, modish atmosphere, highlighted by stylish lighting and rich wood trim. Outside, a large tree-shaded patio beckons, earning Einstein’s the most votes as “Best Outdoor Dining Experience” year after year. Our award-winning brunch is a local favorite!
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OpenTable Diner
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on May 15, 2021
Overall2food3service1ambience2

The service was absolutely awful. We were a large party that came for brunch and it took us 2.5 hours TOTAL to finish brunch and we each ended up only having 1-2 drinks because it took literally an hour to get another. I dont know what was going on, but I dont think I'd bring anyone back there. The food was decent, the atmosphere outside was good, I wouldn't sit inside. It's kind of dark and outdated.

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OpenTable Diner
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on May 1, 2021
Overall3food4service1ambience4

Good food, but bad service. Didn’t even get greeted for the first 15 minutes after sitting down. Took forever for drinks, and some of them came out wrong. Would’ve wanted to order more drinks, but the server didn’t come back to offer us anything after our food arrived. Waited about 20-30 minutes just to get the check and cash out so that we could leave. Food and ambiance were good, but the service made us not want to return.

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CaroleH
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on April 26, 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

We made the reservation through Open Table and it was confirmed by Open Table, but when we arrived Einstein's was closed. I am sure the place would have been lovely as it was a beautiful day and they have great patio, but they were closed and no prior notice was given to us. My client and I found a place down the street and ate there.

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OpenTable Diner
Atlanta
7 reviews
Dined on April 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The staff were very attentive and the food was delicious and quickly made. Good music and ambiance. I will say the drinks could have been better. (We ordered sangria, but the restaurant was low on fruit, something we weren’t told until the drink arrived). Otherwise we had a great time!

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TamaraJ
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on April 18, 2021
Overall4food3service4ambience3

There is a limited brunch menu but the food was still good.

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PhyllisB
Atlanta
4 reviews
Dined on April 11, 2021
Overall4food4service3ambience5

I went there for Sunday brunch—it took several minutes for a waiter to come to my table. The food was just okay. I enjoyed the outdoor seating.

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vipKsh13
Toronto
5 reviews
Dined on April 9, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

Fun spot. Will definitely go back again!

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BetsyW
Atlanta
2 reviews
Dined on April 7, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Music was too loud. I can not believe that it will see gone soon. It has beeline of my favorite lunch places ever since it opened so long ago. Midtown will be poorer without it.

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twofordinner
Atlanta
9 reviews
Dined on April 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had brunch here for Easter. We were in the patio and it was great. Beautiful day, very attentive server and wonderful food. We’ll be back.

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OpenTable Diner
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on March 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was great

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JayH
Atlanta
14 reviews
Dined on March 23, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

My wife’s shrimp and grits were way too spicy. They quickly fixed it after a comment, but then charged the total bills for 2 entrees. It was corrected, but advice is to always review your bill very closely. Other food was very good!

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LudwigF
Atlanta
4 reviews
Dined on March 22, 2021
Overall3food4service2ambience4

For a half empty restaurant I would expect a more attentive service. The food was a lot better than expected but sometimes I felt I was begging for attention.

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SallyF
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on March 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The best omelet I’ve ever eaten. The outdoor tables and service were both terrific!

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SteveY
Mobile
1 review
Dined on March 10, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Cozy, good music, and good food. I had the short rib; it was very good.

JC
JaniceC
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on March 7, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience4

I would’ve given 5 stars but because some menu items weren’t available that’s the reason I’m rating it 4 stars. Food and service was excellent though so that made it better. Hate to know they will be closing in June! I’ll definitely be back before then.

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OpenTable Diner
Atlanta
9 reviews
Dined on February 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent for outdoor groups .

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HHMD
Atlanta
37 reviews
Dined on March 7, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fun late night dining after the theater. Friendly staff and great food.

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MarisaL
1 review
Dined on March 5, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The food was DELICIOUS and atmosphere was great for a business lunch. My only negative feedback is that I wish the music volume was a little lower.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Atlanta
3 reviews
Dined on March 1, 2020
Overall1food1service1ambience3

It took over 40 minutes to get our food. Had to enquire about it since no explanation was given. Also had to ask for refills more than once. When the food finally arrived, it was cold. Very disappointing.

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OpenTable Diner
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on February 29, 2020
Overall4food3service4ambience4

The food was decent overall. Three people of my seven party party ordered red meat, all of which were overcooked. It was rather loud in my opinion as well. Food service was borderline slow.

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AishB
1 review
Dined on February 23, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience4

We tried the classic eggs benedict and ixtapa, both of which were pretty good. Had some OJ and coffee that were decent too. Nice staff and ambience.

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OpenTable Diner
Atlanta
11 reviews
Dined on February 23, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Very good food and service

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AdamW
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on February 22, 2020
Overall1food1service3ambience4

Chicken strips were good! I ordered cast iron lasagna and it was terrible. It literally had two flat noodles worst lasagna I've ever had not to mention it was like 18.00. Relly disappointed. My husband ordered the steak and was also disappointed. Dont waste your money unless your getting chicken strips or a burger.

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RebeccaM
1 review
Dined on February 21, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was the best meal I've had in months, and it was all so reasonably priced!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Atlanta
47 reviews
Dined on February 16, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience3

We had a nice meal before going to the Fox Theater, which is only a few blocks away.

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OpenTable Diner
Atlanta
5 reviews
Dined on February 15, 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Delicious food, fun server (which was good since service was slow)!

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OpenTable Diner
Indiana
4 reviews
Dined on February 15, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our waiter was very informative and helpful with the menu. Food was delicious. I enjoyed trying a trendy new place to dine when visiting from out of town.

JA
vipJenniferA
Atlanta
10 reviews
Dined on February 15, 2020
Overall2food2service3ambience2

One of the worst breakfasts I have ever had. Cold eggs and cold potatoes and old fruit.

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OpenTable Diner
Orlando
3 reviews
Dined on February 14, 2020
Overall1food1service1ambience1

Had a reservation for 8:30, wasn’t seated by 9:15, this place is a joke

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CyndieE
New England
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2020
Overall1food2service3ambience2

Food took FOREVER. we were there two hours and still hadn’t received our main entrees. We ended up getting it to go.

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OpenTable Diner
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2020
Overall1food3service1ambience1

For Valentine’s Day I had a reservation and upon arrival they asked if a high rise was okay without even checking me in for my reservation. I politely said no and that I would like a booth or nicer table (which we didn’t mind if we had to wait)and we were rushed a to a table of five where it just felt as if we weren’t cared about I had to hunch over to talk to my boyfriend. The waitress was trying to accommodate, but wasn’t up to date or knowledgeable on their menu and didn’t check in on us. I really wanted to have a great time and it just was a series of unfortunate events that we felt as if we had to keep trying to brush off.

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JeJo
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2020
Overall3food5service1ambience2

Poor service. Took almost an hour to get our order (think the server forgot to put it in), and another 25 to get dessert. Table next to us didn't get their appetizer until about 5 min after their main course. Reserved a table for Valentine's day as they advertised a special menu, but definitely not a Valentine's mood (loud music and multiple tv's blaring). Food was good when it finally arrived, but by that point we had decided we will not be coming back.

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KendrickM
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2020
Overall4food2service4ambience3

Nice, food needs more seasoning. The service was excellent the drinks were nice.

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OpenTable Diner
Miami
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2020
Overall1food1service5ambience2

Valentines Day

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CharlesR
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Exceeded expectations!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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vipEAGP
Atlanta
4 reviews
Dined on February 7, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything was great except for 2/10 guest who ordered short ribs. The portion sizes were extremely small. This was extremely odd compared to the rest of the parties portion, and also, it was under the “large plates” menu.

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vipDianaS
Atlanta
4 reviews
Dined on February 2, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great weekend brunch!!

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gajaybird
San Francisco
4 reviews
Dined on February 2, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My birthday. 10 of us. Made lunch reservation night before. A little nervous due to mixed reviews. No parking per se but complementary valet next door. They were ready for us early. Connor was excellent taking care of us. Everyone’s food was very good and fast coming out—Service was very good. Music was a little louder than I’d like but I’m a crotchety old guy. Will absolutely go back. If I have to nitpick, there was minor confusion delivering the correct meal to the correct person. There was no problem with us bringing our own birthday cake, and they cheerfully supplied plates, napkins and silverware—even a lighter for the candle. Thanks, Einsteins. Truly a pleasure.

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stevenb
Atlanta
14 reviews
Dined on February 1, 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Nice casual place with an interesting menu, great location and free parking.

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WilsonNash
Nashville
4 reviews
Dined on January 28, 2020
Overall3food2service3ambience3

Looked forward to visit a spot that I have great memories from 20 years ago. It wasn't the same. Service was very slow. We were sat in the bar area with a solo singer. At times the volume was too loud. Appetizer was cold (Octopus) by the time it made it to our table. My Fried Chicken was tasty, but the greens and mashed potatoes were cold. The Pork Belly dish was too sweet. I hoped this would be a good to spot since my best friend just moved to ATL and lives close by. It will not.

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Einstein's does offer delivery in partnership with Uber Eats. Einstein's also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (404) 876-7925.

Einstein's is rated 4.2 stars by 1757 OpenTable diners.

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