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What is the least noisy fancy ATL restaurant?

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ntrivedi Sep 24, 2013 06:50 PM

I'm looking to host about 10 people at a relatively quiet restaurant ideally near Georgia Tech. The place doesn't have to be super fancy, but something along the lines of Empire State South or Top FLR.

The main guest's only real preference is that it not be so noisy that we can't hear each other speak.

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    dlight Sep 27, 2013 06:22 AM

    JCT is very, very noisy. It's a little further north but, Restaurant Eugene is both upscale and quiet.

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      LorenzoGA Sep 27, 2013 11:00 AM

      I guess I haven't been to JCT often enough to judge. I don't recall it being noisy, but then again, I haven't been there with 10 guests trying to have a conversation.

      Sure, once you eliminate the requirement of it being near GA Tech, places like Restaurant Eugene certainly fit the bill. I figured since the OP was already aware of Empire State South and Top FLR he was implying these are too far from GA Tech to meet his requirements.

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      LorenzoGA Sep 26, 2013 10:30 AM

      I live near GA Tech. Miller Union or JCT Kitchen might fit the bill. The obvious upscale choice for a sedate dining atmosphere near GA Tech would be Bacchanalia, though hosting 10 people could get pricey. The Spence is nice but might have a higher noise level. In reality, I don't know many places where it's SO noisy that diners can't hear each other speak. Now, if you're looking for a private room where it would be quiet enough for a serious business lunch or dinner, that's a different question.

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        ntrivedi Sep 25, 2013 11:20 AM

        Miller Union was a recommendation from a friend. I haven't been myself.

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          andabien Sep 25, 2013 06:54 AM

          McKinnon's Louisianne is quiet, but a ways from GA Tech, up in Buckhead.
          http://www.mckinnons.com/

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