- Krista Miller The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
We’re only a few days out from the Fourth of July, Atlanta. That’s right, America’s birthday is Monday and it’s time to celebrate. Whether you’re running or watching the AJC Peachtree Road Race, hanging out at home with friends, or going out to watch some fireworks, there’s plenty to do around town...and plenty of deals. Here are some tasty ways to celebrate on Monday.
Table & Main
1028 Canton St, Roswell, GA
Roswell’s Table & Main is celebrating the July Fourth with a family style meal for four to go. The meal features their famous fried chicken, coleslaw, mac n’ cheese, baked beans, cornbread, and snickerdoodle cookies for $79. Orders can be placed by calling 678-869-5178. Orders close on July 1. Guests will be provided a time between 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. for pick up on July 4.
Terminus City (At Communion)
129 Church St, Decatur, GA
Top Chef’s Kevin Gillespie is getting in the spirit by offering barbecue plates in Decatur. His 'cue pop-up, Terminus City, is taking over Communion, the beer garden that is behind his Decatur restaurant Revival. The meals will include a chopped whole hog sandwich, Brunswick stew, potato salad, coleslaw and a fried pie. Beer and other beverages will be available from Communion. Feasting will happen from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 4.
3377 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA
If you want to get your brunch in while cheering on the Peachtree Road Race runners, Buckhead’s Cook Hall will open its doors at 7 a.m. on Monday. They’ll be serving up $5 Bloody Marys and mimosas. If you would prefer to sleep in, starting at 4 p.m., their patio will be open with live music kicking off at 7 p.m. They’ll be serving up hot dogs, hamburgers and boozy slushies made with Tito’s Vodka. Admission is free.
303 E Howard Ave, Decatur, GA
This is a seafood-loving town, so Kimball House will be serving up treats from under the sea all day. On the menu will be lobster rolls, peel and eat shrimp, broiled oysters, crab legs and more. For those who prefer turf to surf, they will have some barbecue pork. Cold beer, coctails and adult popcicles will provide refreshment on a hot day.
3455 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA
Want great food with an even better view? St. Cecila in buckhead is throwing an Independence Day bash with beer, wine and small bites from chef Craig Richards. Guests will have access to the roof of the Pinnacle building for an up close view of the famous fireworks at Lenox. Tickets are $50.