This is best first date spot in Atlanta | Best of Atlanta

  • Jen West
  • For the AJC
Feb 20, 2017
Syline Park, on the roof of Ponce City Market, is the newest game in town with carnival games, cocktails, putt-putt, prizes, slides and rides. With a 10 dollar ticket access an original Sears Warehouse cargo elevator, learn a little history and enjoy a different view of the city. (Jenni Girtman / Atlanta Event Photography)

This week’s Best of Atlanta poll was in search of the perfect first date spot, because a lot is always riding on deciding just where you’ll make that first impression with a potential new love.  

Located on the top of Ponce City Market, Skyline Park (Intown) was chosen by our readers as the best place to wow that first date in Atlanta. The recently opened entertainment spot brings old-timey fun to the heart of Atlanta, Georgia. You will delight your date with carnival amusements, and marvel at the breathtaking views of our fine city. 

»RELATED: Everything to know about Ponce City Market

Your love will soar to new heights on SkyView Atlanta (Intown), taking you up nearly 20 stories above Centennial Park and the surrounding metropolitan area in a brand new state-of-the-art ferris wheel. Second place never looked so dreamy.

In third place, Canoe (Cobb) is consistently named one of the most romantic restaurants in Atlanta by several sources. Tucked away along the peaceful banks of the Chattahoochee River, yet conveniently located in the Atlanta community of Vinings, lies one of the country’s most acclaimed restaurants. 

If you need more options for first date consideration, look no further than our official list of nominees: Topgolf (Intown), The Avalon (North Fulton), Stone Mountain (DeKalb), Lake Lanier Islands (Gwinnett), Piedmont Park (Intown). 

While you're at it, you should check out what some are calling Atanta's most romantic restaurant, or maybe escape Atlanta altogether to enjoy these romantic overnight getaways for couples.

There are so many ways to enjoy the city aside from the standard dinner and a movie, but which is best? 

Here are eight Atlanta dates that will impress your sweetheart for less than $20. 

Read about our other Best of Atlanta winners and nominees here. 

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