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Ray's in the City

4.5
2881 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Seafood
Perfect For:
  • Good for a Date
  • Business Meals
  • Special Occasion
Ray's in the City offers seafood flown-in-daily, prime steaks & chops, an award-winning wine list, hand-crafted cocktails, and a professional service staff. We look forward to serving you!
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Seafood, Steak, Sushi
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 4:00pm; Saturday: 11:30am - 4:00pm; Sunday: 11:30am-4:00pm
Dinner Monday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm; Friday-Saturday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm ; Sunday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
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Phone number
(404) 524-9224
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Dean Berthelot
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Catering
Let us bring Ray's to you! We offer a variety of items from seafood, sushi, sandwiches and platters, lunches or dinners. Available for drop-off or full-service. Please call for more information!
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Andrew Young International/Harris
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Parking details
Validated parking available after 5:00pm, up to 3 hours, in the Americasmart parking deck (next to Haveli). You can get to Ray’s in the City from Level A. Go through the entrance door, into the Merchandise Mart. Go right and walk through the bridge over Spring Street. Continue straight through the Mart to Peachtree Street. Ray’s in located on your left hand side.
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Public transit
Peachtree Center Marta station
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Entertainment
Soothing live music, Tuesday thru Saturday evening. Live jazz and piano by a variety of local entertainers.
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Special events & promotions
Private and semi-private dining available. Please contact the restaurant for more information and to check availability!
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Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Ray's in the City is an upscale dining facility located in the heart of downtown Atlanta. We have several beautiful private and semi-private rooms available to accommodate groups of 12 - 75 guests. Please contact our banquet department for more information.

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Specials

Mother's Day Menus & Specials

Join us for our Mother's Day Buffet on Sunday, May 13th from 10am-8pm, priced at $45.95/adult and $22.95/child (ages 5-10 years). Business Casual dress code and 48-hour cancellation policy. Now accepting preferred seating!

Sunday, May 13, 2018

What 2881 People Are Saying
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4.4
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4.3
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88% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined 5 days ago

Great choice for my friends and I. The server was AMAZING. Very knowledgeable and friendly. Great atmosphere and gorgeous staff. Yes, I said that. My steak was cooked perfectly so, hats off to the chefs. I recommend this restaurant. 👍 👍

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5.0Dined 5 days ago

It was a great place to have a great night.

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5.0Dined 5 days ago

Our waitress was fantastic and very attentive. During our wine selection they were very knowledgeable and offered us to taste a few as we settled on the right bottle.

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5.0Dined 5 days ago

Great food and outstanding service. I would definitely recommend this restaurant for any occasion!

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5.0Dined 6 days ago

Great anniversary celebration!

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4.0Dined 7 days ago

Service was a little slow but food was amazing!!

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2.0Dined on April 18, 2018

Waited one hour to be seated when we had a reservation on a Wednesday night. Hostess had no idea what to do, so did nothing. Finally demanded to see a manager who bought us a drink and sent over some appetizers once we sat. Wish they were more proactive. Appreciate the late effort, but the evening was already ruined.

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5.0Dined on April 16, 2018

Attentive waiter. Delicious food.

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

It was one of the best experiences Ive had in Atlanta.

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

Was delicious! our server was so sweet. I loved it here!

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5.0Dined on April 13, 2018

Good, convenient place to rendezvous for first date dinner downtown as my date works downtown and I work adjacent to MARTA rail line in Buckhead. Food was excellent, service good but unobtrusive. Noise level such that I could hear if I leaned in a bit but we were not distracted by overhearing others’ conversations.

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5.0Dined on April 12, 2018

I always look forward to dining at Ray’s when I come to market

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5.0Dined on April 11, 2018

Great evening, great food and our waiter was great. We would definitely go back.

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5.0Dined on April 11, 2018

Old school service and hospitality, a lesson in customer service for all

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5.0Dined on April 11, 2018

Very pleasant. There was live, acoustic entertainment the evening we had dinner there. We loved it and the food was extremely good!

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2.0Dined on April 10, 2018

Slow, poor service and over priced food and wine . We asked for salads first and the main course came before. The BBQ shrimp was over spiced

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5.0Dined on April 8, 2018

I had the BEST time here this past Sunday! It was my 1st time but it will NOT be my last. We had the best waitress! We had 4:15pm reservations and were seated immediately! Our server Destiny was on POINT! LET ME SAY IT AGAIN! ON POINT!!! She knew that menu inside out and was truthful and attentive! Way to go Destiny (2yrs in) I appreciated her taking time to repeat items and never missed a beat with what we ordered nor did we have to wait long! I will definitely recommend to my friends and can't wait to come back again!! Food excellent, drinks great! ambiance perfect! Loved It!!

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3.0Dined on April 8, 2018

The place is extremely small. For a place like that there need to be more space. Loved the food. Waitress pour wine on my table while serving.

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5.0Dined on April 7, 2018

The food and service was excellent. Recommend parking validation to assist with parking downtown.

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3.0Dined on April 6, 2018

It must have been the waiters first day, he struggled with removing the champagne bottle foil. We ordered 3 types of oysters, when served no one identified the difference. Entrees were delicious but we would have like to enjoy the wine with dinner not half way through the meal.

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4.0Dined on April 6, 2018

Terrific meal for all in my dining party. We ordered steaks (done perfectly) as well as the seafood "combo", grouper and fish (sea bass) special. All were excellent. The dessert (sundae) was a hit - although the brownie portion may be better than the ice cream. Good prompt service also!

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1.0Dined on April 5, 2018

Tuna appetizer: could literally taste gas from the torch used to “sear” it.
12oz Filet: complete lack of seasoning, undercooked.
Pork Chop: first delivery was raw, second lacked seasoning.
Bottle of Newton Cab: received Claret, just drank it anyway.

To be fair on the meats, we asked for no demi glaze. However, serving undercooked and under seasoned meat should be unacceptable at a place like this. No salt or pepper in the kitchen?

The manager removed the pork from the bill, which was appropriate and appreciated. As for everything else ... waste of a meal.

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5.0Dined on April 5, 2018

Rays in the City was AWESOME! Service was excellent! The food was superb! I highly recommend you try it at least once... you'll definitely be back... I know I will!

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5.0Dined on April 5, 2018

The staff was friendly and well-mannered. Our server was helpful and prompt. The food (we had lobster salad, salmon salad, and gumbo for lunch) was very good!

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5.0Dined on April 4, 2018

Great food

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5.0Dined on April 3, 2018

Well done!

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Easter Brunch

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

The food was great!!! There were 6 of us and everyone’s food was delicious!!! Would definitely go again!

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5.0Dined on March 31, 2018

great local steak and seafood restaurant

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5.0Dined on March 30, 2018

Our server Jeremy and his assistant Bryan were great...plus, dinner was just amazing. We shared the horseradish grouper, oscar salmon and lobster risotto and the combination of flavors was out of bounds.

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5.0Dined on March 30, 2018

We had a fabulous dinner! Our server, Jason, was upbeat & pleasant. He took fabulous care of our group of 6. The food was tasty. The atmosphere in the restaurant is pleasant and the entertainment in the bar area was lovely!

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5.0Dined on March 29, 2018

The scallops were very large but tender and delicious. The shrimp and grits were good. The shrimp were average but the grits delicious! The lack of attentiveness and interaction by our waiter, Bakery was not what we have come to expect in a fine dining restaurant.

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5.0Dined on March 29, 2018

Great foid. Everyone got different things and we all enjoyed it.

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2.0Dined on March 28, 2018

Our reservation was 7 pm but we waited 35 minutes to be seated. Lights went out during dinner for 45 minutes around our table.

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5.0Dined on March 27, 2018

outstanding food and i loved it you have to try the trout the barbecue shrimp was too hot and spicy i could not eat it all

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4.0Dined on March 24, 2018

The food was wonderful as we went there for our senior prom. I was a little confused as it seemed we had 2 servers and we were a party of 2. One of the servers was very hard to understand, but other than that it was a wonderful meal.

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5.0Dined on March 24, 2018

Such a great experience! Great food, excellent service, and overall very pleasant experience.

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5.0Dined on March 24, 2018

Very nice experience, 5 starts Resturant

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5.0Dined on March 24, 2018

Food was great! Loved the jazz music just wish I could have enjoyed it while I was eating. Having separate rooms you are unable to do so.

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5.0Dined on March 24, 2018

Great food and awesome drinks

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