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Mary Mac's Tea Room

224 Ponce de Leon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30308-1938
+1 404-876-1800
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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224 Ponce de Leon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30308-1938
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the place to go if you are visiting Atlanta. The only problem is that EVERYONE wants to go there. They do not take same-day reservations and even on a Wednesday, you could be experiencing a 2 hour wait. Luckily, we made a reservation...More

Thank cprovince
Reviewed 2 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal at historic Mary Mac's. The fried chicken was excellent and all the sides were delicious too! We enjoyed the basket of homemade breads and the service was friendly, southern hospitality at it's best. One warning...the serving size is huge so...More

Thank edgar1525
Reviewed 3 days ago

Really great food and friendly staff. Had the chicken fried chicken and best I ever tasted. Fried green tomatoes also amazing, cheese grits and off course the peach cobbler. Restaurant is huge but the service was quick and friendly.

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 4 days ago

The best fried chicken, Mac n cheese and sweet potatoes I have ever eaten! The chicken was moist and I loved the cinnamon flavor and marshmallows on the sweet potatoes. Amazing peach vodka in ice tea drink. This place is true southern cuisine at its...More

Thank obnurse44
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

With the long line waiting outside, I guess my expectations were high. However I found the food to be just OK. I had fried trout that still had the skin on it.the I guess that's common here but I always have eaten fried fish as...More

Thank kathleenr204
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting Atlanta, I asked several people where to go for a taste of Atlanta. Several people mentioned this place. We went early, around 6pm and had a short wait. Glad we got there when we did. By the time we left the place was packed...More

Thank dencrocket
Reviewed 1 week ago

They won't allow you to reserve in advance so make sure you get there at least an hour before you actually want to eat. Parking is offered directly behind the restaurant but will cost you $20. We lucked up and found free parking a side...More

Thank Xinamic
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group had a great time sampling each other's dishes. The fried chicken was good, cornbread, collards, salmon croquettes, and sweet tea. Parking- a little hard to find a space. Desserts were great also.

Thank louboone
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, Southern Style was the word of the day. Lots of fun to try a variety of Southern style food in a traditional old fashioned tea room. Chicken was fab, as was everything!!

Thank susanbipster
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was good. Particularly the smothered chicken and cornbread. Oh and the strawberry shortcake for desert was awesome.

Thank blknmild3054
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Response from Vangie R | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you go to their web site and see if they are open. This place is really out of the way for tourist and it gets full quickly with lines of people, however they move people in quicker than I thought. I am from Los... More
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Response from ThunderhorseBob | Reviewed this property |
Since it is downtown, business casual would be appropriate. No ties, etc. just be yourself and enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
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11:00 - 21:00
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11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 Ponce de Leon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30308-1938
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 404-876-1800
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