About Serpas

The eponymous venture from Atlanta favorite, Chef Scott Serpas, is located in the heart of the culturally rich neighborhood at the intersection of Irwin Street and Auburn Avenue. Enjoy menu items that reflect the Louisiana, Southwestern and Asian inspirations of Serpas' career. The innovative American comfort cuisine encompasses fresh ingredients that emit comforting flavors handcrafted by Serpas.

659 Auburn Ave #501
Atlanta, GA 30312
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
American, Southern

Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Tuesday - Thursday: 5:30pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:30pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Sunday Brunch: 11:00am - 3:00pm

Cross Street:
Irwin & Auburn

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(404) 688-0040

Website:
http://serpasrestaurant.com/

Parking Details:
Complimentary Valet and limited street parking available.

Executive Chef:
Scott Serpas

Private Party Facilities:
Groups, meeting and event planners looking to book at Serpas True Food will introduce guests to a premier Midtown dining destination from one of Atlanta’s top chefs, Scott Serpas.

Private Party Contact:
Jeff White: (404) 688-0040

Additional:
Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Specials

Thanksgiving Dinner Special Menus & Offers

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Specials

Thanksgiving Dinner Special Menus & Offers

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Details

THANKSGIVING TO-GO! The whole city is buzzin' about Chef Scott's Thanksgiving To Go! These turkey's move fast so get your order in early and look like an executive chef in your home this holiday season. Call now at 404-688-0040 to secure your feast for four or eight! Cut offs for orders are 11/19.

Serpas Ratings and Reviews

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4.6

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.6

service

4.5

ambience

4.5

value

4.3

Noise

Moderate

97% would recommend it to a friend

Good for a Date (33)
Great for Brunch (32)
Neighborhood Gem (30)
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Good for Birthdays (27)
Fit for Foodies (27)
Good for Groups (27)
Casual (27)
Special Occasion (24)
Comfort Food (21)
Good for Anniversaries (19)
Creative Cuisine (19)
Worth the Drive (19)
Fun (17)
Romantic (17)
Handcrafted Cocktails (15)
Hot Spot (14)
Bar Seating (13)
Business Meals (12)
Quiet Conversation (12)
Sunday Lunch (12)
Pre/post Theatre (11)
People Watching (9)
Authentic (8)
Cozy (7)
Healthy (7)
Great for Lunch (7)
Local Ingredients (6)
Tasting Menu (6)
Disabled Access (5)
Great for Outdoor Dining (5)
Seasonal (5)
Happy Hour (4)
Kid-friendly (3)
Late-night Find (3)
Tapas (3)
Afternoon Coffee (2)
Afternoon Tea (2)
Notable Wine List (2)
Quick Bite (2)
Scenic View (2)
Good Vegetarian Options (2)
Organic (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
Spicy (1)
Vegan (1)
Vibrant Bar Scene (1)
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 (Atlanta)·Dined 4 days ago

Food always good- very loud. Quick service. Pricey but yum

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Fit for Foodies
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 12, 2017

5 of us came out to an early dinner after a matinee show at Dads Garage. For starters, we had the calamari, crab fritters, and pig in a blanket, and all were great. The calamari was the biggest hit.
For entrees, we had the gumbo, scallops, ribeye, and short ribs. The gumbo was hearty and flavorful, and definitely sufficient as a main dish. The scallops were tender and expertly prepared, and the pairing with the lady peas and vegetables was just right. The steak was prepared to a perfect medium rare. The short ribs were by far the favorite - we all had a taste of each other’s entrees and the short ribs were the winner - tender, smoky, and juicy.
We had excellent service from Lucas, who was new to the restaurant (we were his first table!). He was very attentive and accommodating and made sure we had everything we needed. The noise level was low enough that we could have a conversation, even with 3 of our party who are hearing impaired.
We highly recommend Serpas for a nice night out. We will certainly be back - maybe for brunch next time.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Food was very good and atmosphere was electric. Nice place. We will be back.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Great for Brunch
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 7, 2017

Loved this place. The house smoked salmon appetizer was out of this world, as was the octopus. Be warned, the appetizers are big enough for sharing. The entrees were delicious and our server was very attentive and fun. I would definitely recommend this as a great place for dinner.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 5, 2017

We invited our friend for dinner, it was her birthday. We had a nice dinner: great smoked salmon chips, lovely lobster appetizer, duck and red snapper entrees. They have an interesting wine list, we found great red wine options. The place is lovely, large space and modern exterior. Service was great. we had a good time and consider coming back.

Tags: Romantic, Notable Wine List, People Watching
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Absolutely LOVE how quickly our food came out 4 7 people!!!! Our server was amazing! The food was succulent! The ambience of the restaurant is very appealing!

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·Dined on November 5, 2017

Excellent restaurant. One of my favorites.

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 (St. Louis)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Excellent food, drinks, dessert & service! The beignets were delicious!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Organic, Neighborhood Gem, Tasting Menu, Pre/post Theatre
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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Our server, Summer, was prompt and attentive. The duck, as always, is the best in town!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 5, 2017

We chose this place as it had reservations available for 4 for a Saturday. Inside was loud and the restaurant ran out of wine glasses, so we got the wine intended to pair with our meal towards the end of dinner. Food was delicious, but I’m not sure I would rate it above other similar locations.

Tags: Good for Groups
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·Dined on November 4, 2017

Awesome!! Everything is delicious, great service and not noisy! Never disappoints!

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Paleo Friendly, Good for a Date, Casual, Business Meals, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 3, 2017

A friend that use to live in Atlanta and moved to DC came to Atlanta for a wedding so we met for dinner. It was a delicious meal as expected as 2 of us are regular customers!

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 31, 2017

Must say this dinning experience was a disappointment, have been many times before, but this time disappointed with the overall food!
Octopus appetizer was tough and chewy! The fish was dry and bland. The tuna tartar was the only saving grace!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 29, 2017

From the time we walked in it was warm and genuine... The hostess greeted us and a server assistant was magnificent at the front counter. Tim our server was very attentive and hospitable. THE food was AMAZING!!!! It was well worth the wait... I can't wait to bring my family so they can experience greatness...

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Great for Brunch, Good for a Date, Comfort Food, Romantic, Notable Wine List, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Casual, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Bar Seating
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 29, 2017

It was good overall,but cold in the building, we moved seats. Biscuits were a bit overcooked in skillet, and grits had great flavor, just entirely too soupy!:( I also ordered the vegetable omelette without the egg and it was delicious. Snazzy mushrooms and asparagus! Great customer service

Tags: Comfort Food, Good for Groups
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 29, 2017

This was our second visit to Serpas. It was great the first time, so we invited friends to join us for the recent visit. Again it was very nice. No complaints. We were greeted by a friendly hostess and service was provided by a great waitress. The food was great. On a scale of 1-10, I give it a 15. We will return.

Tags: Good for a Date, Casual, Neighborhood Gem, Pre/post Theatre
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·Dined on October 29, 2017

Food is 5 star. Best restaurant to bring out of towners and they will be impressed.

Tags: Business Meals, Afternoon Tea, Quiet Conversation, Comfort Food, Great for Lunch, Sunday Lunch
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 24, 2017

I brought some business associates there for dinner on a Tuesday night. The place was dead. That in itself says something. It wasn't difficult to provide good service but our waiter wasn't very enthusiastic or engaged. He could have made things a lot more fun. The food was good but not more than that. The restaurant is solid but less than spectacular.

Tags: Comfort Food, Casual, Fun
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 24, 2017

Not quite sure why more folks aren’t in their seats. The food is exceptional so my guess is the ambiance and location are odd enough to detract from the interesting menu. Modern Louisiana fare comes with a certain amount of spice so if nightshades aren’t your thing... they were nearly empty on a Tuesday night making it perfect for a business meeting. The cocktails were expertly created. My scallops perfectly cooked and filling. I mean when does that ever happen? Maybe the weekend pulls a bigger crowd as it should. Food just too good to ignore.

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 22, 2017

We are locals but rarely hit Serpas for brunch -- this past week we did and we were thrilled! While the menu options are sparse (compared to our usual Sunday brunch spot), the food was excellent, service excellent and the drink menu entertaining. Great spot. Now in the rotation for our Sunday brunch jaunts.

Tags: Great for Brunch
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 22, 2017

Eat outside if you have an aversion to loud noises like I do.

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vip
 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 22, 2017

Beautiful day to sit outside and enjoy good food with family. Omelets and French toast were wonderful. Very good service!

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Everything was better than expected. Large entree portions blew us away. Very big flavors that were perfect! Will most certainly visit again soon!

Tags: Cozy, Romantic, Pre/post Theatre, Good for a Date
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 20, 2017

Service was good but the entrees took 1 hour from the order to table. Nice space but the restaurant gets loud.

Tags: Late-night Find, Good for a Date, Special Occasion
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 20, 2017

Love this restaurant! Very tasty! Great atmosphere!

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 18, 2017

This is my favorite place to go!! The meals are always great. I haven't had a bad meal since I've been going!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for Groups, Good for a Date
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 15, 2017

I (black tee-shirt) celebrated my 45th birthday at Serpas for a Sunday brunch for the very first time. Wow! I was amazed at how quickly we were seated (open-table reservations), valet accessible, the food was amazing and the ambiance was just the right setting for any environment. I highly recommend this location for any celebration. I was so impressed...I chose Serpas as the spot to celebrate my husband's birthday. It is not inexpensive but priced just right for the amazing food. The server could have been slightly more pleasant, but maybe it was just that particular server. He wasn't impolite or anything...just not as pleasant as I would have liked.

Tags: Scenic View, People Watching, Business Meals, Happy Hour, Sunday Lunch, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Late-night Find
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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 15, 2017

Never disappoints. Really good--brunch centric food. Service was excellent as well.

Tags: Great for Brunch
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 14, 2017

One of our favorite restaurants in Atlanta. Excellent food and excellent service. The snapper with shrimp special was outstanding and the roast chicken was perfectly prepared. Waiter was happy to sub sides which made dinner even better. Brioche rolls were hot, buttery and just the right parmesan sprinkle. Pigs in blanket are the perfect appetizer. Nothing not to like in this Old Fourth Ward great spot in old cotton warehouse.

Tags: Disabled Access, Special Occasion, Casual, Good for Anniversaries, Fit for Foodies
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 14, 2017

The service & food at Serpas was wonderful!! Order the Scallops! The dining area is a large space which makes it nice for friends going to dinner or a birthday party. Will go back!

Tags: Casual, Good for a Date
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Excellent food and service. Highly recommend the eggplant hushpuppies and pork chop! Delicious!!!

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 8, 2017

I booked a late (2:30pm) reservation for Sunday Brunch, but I will not do that again! As soon as we were seated the server indicated that our order needed to be placed right away and that they stop taking orders by 2:30pm! We placed the order closer to 2:45pm, but our server seemed rushed and was not very pleasant. I love the food at Serpas, but I will consider other establishments if I am in need of a late Sunday brunch.

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Special Occasion
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 8, 2017

This is my new favorite brunch spot! The food is amazing. The service is great, and the food came out pretty quickly. Their fall sangria is one of the best Sangrias I've had. I will definitely be back.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Great for Brunch, Fit for Foodies
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Overall we had a really great time. The food was excellent as usual.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Great food as always but the service was off. We waited too long for the waitress to order,dinner, drinks etc.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 7, 2017

We went for the New South Culinary Week. The food was delicious and the service was great. The noise-level is a bit too loud for my liking, but it was certainly a fantastic culinary experience.

Tags: Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Comfort Food
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 6, 2017

Love this restaurant!!! As a former New Orleanian I appreciate the menu and have always enjoyed a fine meal!! From Salmon Chips to Beignets they present a wide array of delicious foods!! Usually it gets pretty loud as the evening progresses but with a 7pm Friday night reservation we enjoyed a suitable noise level for our friendly catch-up dinner!!

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Hot Spot, Casual, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Worth the Drive, Creative Cuisine, Good for Birthdays
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·Dined on October 1, 2017

Great food and staff! We absolute enjoyed it. Will definitely be back.

Tags: Local Ingredients, Healthy, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 1, 2017

Great first-time experience. Went for Sunday brunch . No wait with reservation . Waiter was very nice. Food was great. Loved the fried oyster appetizer! Will definitely go again.

Tags: Afternoon Tea, Neighborhood Gem, Handcrafted Cocktails, Bar Seating, Worth the Drive, Great for Brunch
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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 1, 2017

There was a mix up about my reservation. I made a reservation for 2 only to find that friends (Marks)we were meetingthere had included us in their reservation for 4. I mentioned it at check in; however, I was still notified of a failure to cancel. We dined there with the Marks and enjoyed our meal. It is usually the case it was crowded and noisy. We had a terrific server and our food was promptly served. The women’s restroom needs attention. There wasa rolling cart w/toilet paper, etc in the largest stall. It’s unsightly and a stall should not be used as a storage area. Ladies struggled trying to figure out how to turn on the faucet to wash hands. A sign with instructions would help.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Sunday Lunch
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