Travel

A Look at Atlanta’s New Charm

October/November 2015

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The Soft Shell BLT Bun at Le Fat.

photo: Greg Dupree

Colonial Saigon-inspired wallpaper at Le Fat.

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Men’s shoes at Tweeds.

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Inside the Center for Civil and Human Rights.

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Cooks & Soldiers’ Hornbuckle cocktail, made with tequila, lemon, and coconut water.

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The downtown skyline.

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Biking the BeltLine.

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Grilled octopus at BoccaLupo.

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Kimball House bartender Miles Macquarrie.

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The pecan old-fashioned at Kimball House.

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Cockentrice’s hatchet steak with pimentón butter, potato “stones,” and carrot aioli.

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The striking exterior of the new Center for Civil and Human Rights.

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Raw oysters on the half shell at Kimball House.

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The busy dining room at Superica in Krog Street Market.

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The toasted pimento cheese club at Fred’s Meat & Bread.

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Jen Hidinger, philanthropist-restaurateur.

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Kevin Young, poet.

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Ryan Gravel, visionary builder.

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Mtamanika Youngblood, chairman of the board of the Historic District Development Corporation.

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The cocktail bar at Le Fat serves both classic midcentury drinks and clever riffs.

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A busy sidewalk in downtown Atlanta.

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Superica, inside the Krog Street Market, does Tex-Mex right.

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An aerial view of downtown Atlanta.

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The wait staff at Le Fat.

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Krog Street Market is a 30,000-square-foot complex of restaurants and shops.

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Schucking oysters at Kimball House.

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One of the gorgeous cocktails at Kimball House.

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Patrons at Kimball House.

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Corn on the cob cooks over an open flame.

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Putting the finishing touches on a dish at Le Fat.

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Inside the Ellis Hotel.

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An aerial view of downtown Atlanta.

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The interior of Le Fat.

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Students inside the Center for Civil and Human Rights.

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Students at an interactive exhibit inside the Center for Civil and Human Rights.

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Black-pepper spaghetti at BoccaLupo.

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Inside Tweeds.

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Thomas Wages, founder of Tweeds.

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A suit at Tweeds.

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