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Smith's Olde Bar

Bar, American, Pub
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1578 Piedmont Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30324-5232
+1 404-875-1522
17:00 - 03:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 03:00
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Atlanta, Georgia
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80 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Standard pub where indie musicians come and perform at from time to time. Bartenders were attentive & great. Had pool tables for people to shoot at while waiting. 2 different floors. Also has a nice outdoor patio. Needs more parking though. Anyway, to the food, came here and had the champ Burger, as it was ATL Burger Week. This burger... More 

Thank craig1086
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Went to see one of my favorite blues artists specifically. The venue is great and cozy - wonderful place for upclose viewing in an intimate setting for fantastic music! Food was so-so, but totally worth the visit.

Thank Carol A
Atlanta, Georgia
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56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Went here for the Atlanta Science Festival comedy show and concert and thoroughly enjoyed it. It's a quaint old building with a full bar, pool tables, and a small stage upstairs. The kitchen was closed for renovations during my visit, but I'm under the impression they would typically have a full menu. Overall, a pretty fun spot.

Thank Lara A
Atlanta, Georgia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I would never go there for breakfast lunch or dinner. Atmosphere and decor very lacking. But I go every year for the party when the ReBirth Bass Band from New Orleans makes its yearly visit. Standing room only, very few seats but who can sit when ReBirth plays

Thank William W
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Spent the evening at Smith's Olde Bar for a nice dinner with friends and some live music outside. When we arrived we quickly figured out that Smith's was the HQ for the Bama fans here in Atlanta for the SEC Championship game. It was standing room only inside, very large with lots of room but full. We sat outside on... More 

Thank TizGA
Hoboken, New Jersey
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102 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Went here for a Steelers game in Jan 2016. Great bar, great people, and a GREAT place to watch my hometown team. Didn't get any food, but it looked pretty solid. Even without the game that was on, it looks like it would be a solid place to hang out with multiple rooms, one for live music and a few... More 

Thank ktimmons001
Tallahassee, Florida
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I went there for the music. That's it. Not the food(although i hear it's good) nor the atmosphere( totally funky stairwell), it was the awesome bands they have playing there that night.

Thank 290elizabethg
Charlotte, NC
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Went there for the first time this week to support a friend's album release. They have great rotating craft beers on tap. Ok bar food selection. Our double burger was very good. Upstairs and down they had 3 new artists do an hour set each for 3 hours of entertainment for the $12 cover charge. They also have pool tables,... More 

Thank Redd&Bleu
Atlanta, Georgia
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50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2016

An Atlanta institution recently saved from the wrecking ball!! Invited to play for the 500 Songs for Kids Charity event. Wonderful sounding room. Bar staff very friendly and helpful!

Thank Kevin B
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42 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Went to Smith's Olde Bar for a light dinner last weekend. While I do really like the establishment from a bar and entertainment perspective, the food leaves a lot to be desired. Eating area was so dark, you could barely see......which may actually have been a good thing. We had a few appetizers (fried mushrooms were decent, but onion rings... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
Bar, American, Pub
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 03:00
17:00 - 03:00
17:00 - 03:00
17:00 - 03:00
17:00 - 03:00
17:00 - 03:00
17:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1578 Piedmont Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30324-5232
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 404-875-1522

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?