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The Vortex

$$ - $$$American, ,
438 Moreland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307-1423
+1 404-688-1828
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tater tots” (54 reviews)
“burger” (408 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
438 Moreland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307-1423
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1 - 10 of 734 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ordered the Hells Fury burger and enjoyed it. Not too spicy because the server recommended I spice my own burger. My only issue was that the bottom bun got soggy and fell apart while eating. Not easy to eat a Vortex burger because they are...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Little five points area...The service was quick and there were no errors made on our orders. I RARELY eat burgers so for me this was average. I went with friends who frequent this place and they love the burgers. We started with the $2.00 (bartender...More

Thank GeauxGyrl
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Now that's a Burger, absolutely Love this place. Can't wait to return on our next visit to Atlanta. It all starts from the Grand Entrance of walking inside a Skulls Head. Followed by being 21+ and up only. Next enjoying the fun decor. Then Delicious...More

Thank NashYankee
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always come back here when I am in town. The food is amazing, the staff is always super friendly and helpful and the environment is super laid back and fun. The fact that it is an 18+ restaurant also adds to the enjoyment.

Thank Justin L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended and super busy so had a waiting list of about an hour. No problem because of all of the very cool shops and vibe throughout the area. Great people watching 👍. Got seating outside in the outdoor upper level and enjoyed the hell...More

Thank Curtis E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I brought a friend here who was visiting from out of town. I wanted to give her an Authentic Atlanta Experience and honestly even though I have driven past dozens of times I had never eaten here. We walked in at 7:00 on Friday night...More

Thank kateincobb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The door guy was really nice. The downstairs wait staff were kind of rude when we were waiting for our table. We were trying to get a drink at the bar while we waited for our table but they kept asking us to move and...More

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing time there last night! Our server was awesome! So nice and passionate about the food they served. If I was an undercover boss I would have promoted that woman! I got the black and blue burger and it was the best I've...More

Thank DanniRoo92
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had an interesting experience. Very extraordinary bar. Interesting manu with funny quotes. Definitely order a burger!

Thank Ana K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went on a busy Saturday night and knew we would have to wait - they really don't have space for that - there is a small fenced off outside bit. You can get a drink from the bar whilst you wait but again you are...More

Thank SDP40
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Henry B
27 December 2016|
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Response from Jeannie122 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they have gluten free bun? I know I have had them wrap my hamburger in lettuce. The burgers are so good It is worth trying them even if you went bun free (That is what I do most of the time)
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Lisa A
23 July 2016|
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Response from kellysbeach | Reviewed this property |
Not that I'm aware of. Very casual.
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Merrill3838
2 August 2015|
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Response from Tal B | Reviewed this property |
it is next to savage pizza. there is a giant skull at the entrance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 03:00
Saturday
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 438 Moreland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307-1423
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Little Five Points
  • Neighbourhood: Little Five Points
  • Phone Number: +1 404-688-1828
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