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Downwind Restaurant & Lounge

$$ - $$$American, ,
3915 Clairmont Road Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30341
+1 770-452-0973
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good49%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“salmon blt” (3 reviews)
“greek salad” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
3915 Clairmont Road Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30341
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Where else can you eat and drink right by the airport runway at a regional airport? Service, food and ambience are good Full bar.

Thank nbelitsky
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Downwind Restaurant is located at the DeKalb Peachtree Airport - 2nd busiest in the southeast. Great ambience - you can eat outside, on a covered deck or inside. The staff is very friendly - you have a great view of the runways. This is...More

Thank Michael V
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Downwind is a special place. It serves those who work at PDK airport and lots of locals as well. I think Friday night is live music night but there might be more. The food is varied in terms of cuisine. The salads are good; the...More

Thank JOEL B
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Always a great place to take the kids. One of the best burgers in town. Great little playground for the kids to play. Food is always good with good service.

Thank Charles D
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has long been a great place to watch airplanes but their food has gotten so good in recent years that it's worth a visit just for the great food and excellent service. The Salmon BLT is superb! Generous portion of good quality fish,...More

Thank FinallyFlying
Reviewed 7 February 2018

The food is good and there is a variety to choose from. This restaurant sits beside the runway and DeKalb-Peachtree Airport and it's fun to watch planes take off and land while you eat. Nice staff too. I have eaten there many times.

Reviewed 12 October 2017

We wanted a quick bite because we arrived late for the Atlanta Warbird Weekend on a Saturday. It is bar food but it is good bar food. Not fancy, more like a cafe. There is a small bar to serve "adult beverages".....We enjoyed our meals...More

Thank Barefoot29
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Maybe the place is better when then trivia "leader" doesn't get so drunk on fireball shots that he can't figure out the final scores. Or maybe when you joke with him to ease the thick negativity of a ridiculous question that no one understood... Shall...More

Thank DrJohnnyO
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Name one place where you can meet your business pals for a delectable lunch while watching planes take off and land? Downwind is the place! Our party of seven were quickly seated for lunch with a great view of the runways and hangars. I ordered...More

Thank Linda Denton H
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Food was adequate and well prepared for the specials. Regular menu items are adequate as well. Bar available for those who desire it.

Thank charleslambert392
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Melody H
18 December 2015|
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Response from house_1819 | Reviewed this property |
I went there a couple pf days ago with a gluten free lady. She had a salad and they do have gluten free bread for sandwiches.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3915 Clairmont Road Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30341
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 770-452-0973
  • E-mail
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