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Rusty Nail

#521 of 3,331 Restaurants in Atlanta}
American, ,
2900 Buford Highway Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30329-1802
+1 404-325-3326
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub
2900 Buford Highway Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30329-1802
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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Don't be fooled by the exterior of this place. They offer outstanding freshly cooked BBQ and Vegetables. They offer a great selection of entree salads with a unique house dressing. The burgers and chicken sandwiches are some of the best in Atlanta The atmosphere is...More

Thank ddmullis
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Well came here because of trip advidor reviews. Walked in to lynrd skinner playing followed by a multitude of songs from the 60' s, & 70's. There were four of us eating and we all had meals that were great. This is not the place...More

Thank mjppls
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

This bar has been here forever, since the 1970s. I doubt that the interior structures, seating, benches, etc have changed since then. You can smoke in the bar, and there a lot of people in their forties fifties and sixties hanging out drinking and smoking....More

1  Thank Alan K
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I have been going to this restaurant for the past 20 years. The food and service continue to be fantastic. I highly recommend the BBQ, their salads and daily soups. They have a great daily special with fresh vegetables The prices are very reasonable as...More

1  Thank ddmullis
Reviewed 2 January 2017

beer prices are excellent The staff was great even though my friend was cut off both nights. food is also great.

1  Thank jack L
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This place is down to earth, well worn - and comfortable in a very informal way. Friendly welcome,good cold beer and tasty pub grub. Highly recommend the brisket! Look out for the big pistol.

1  Thank dragonfishGA
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We were staying at the Hampton Inn very tired and upset about my sister at Emory. The Rusty Nail was just around the corner by the CVS. Loved the big grill that looks like a gun. Our little waitress was so good and helpful. I...More

1  Thank cincinmax
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Can't share a whole lot about this place except you can still smoke in there. Not my kinda place. I am sure if you don't mind a smoking place it's probably a cool hole in the wall local place to hang

1  Thank 7664madams
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Although it seems like only a bar, the Rusty Nail has great food. Everything from burgers to barbecue it's all very tasty. The service is always very good as well. It's definitely a place to check out regardless if you are passing through or a...More

1  Thank ddmullis
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Was staying at Hampton Inn next door. Staying with my cousin who became sick. She didn't want to go out for dinner. I went next door to the Rusty Nail. Ordered to go. Food was good. Very interesting place. Most patrons have been going there...More

1  Thank cp32692
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2900 Buford Highway Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30329-1802
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Buckhead
  • Neighbourhood: Buckhead
  • Phone Number: +1 404-325-3326
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