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Sippin’ Santa at Bon Ton
Sippin’ Santa at Bon Ton in Midtown
Ryan Fleisher

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Scenes From a Holiday Bar Crawl Through Atlanta

Peek inside six holiday bars, from Midtown to Marietta

There’s an overabundance of holiday bars (and ice rinks and igloo dining) around metro Atlanta this year. For those who’ve lost count on the number of bars making themselves over for the holidays, there are two in Marietta, two in Midtown, two in Inman Park, one Downtown, and one in Decatur. It’s borderline ridiculous. But, in the spirit of giving this season (and service journalism,) Eater Atlanta crawled six of the eight holiday bars — from Midtown to Marietta — capturing the scenes at each along the way.


Midtown

Sippin’ Santa

sippin santa at bon ton

What: Miracle’s holiday tiki bar; Bon Ton’s regular food menu
Where: Bon Ton, 674 Myrtle Street NE
When: Now until December 24
Open: Monday, 5 p.m. to 12 a.m.; Tuesday - Thursday, 11 a.m. to 12 a.m.; Friday - Sunday, 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.

sippin santa bon ton

Miracle on Monroe

What: The original Miracle Atlanta, with holiday cocktails and snacks
Where: Tapa Tapa, 931 Monroe Drive NE
When: Now until December 24
Open: Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday, 5 p.m. to 12 a.m.; Friday and Saturday, 5 p.m. to 1 a.m.


Inman Park

Miracle on Highland

What: Miracle bar with holiday cocktails and snacks; Saturday and Sunday brunch
Where: The Brasserie and Neighborhood Café at Parish, 240 North Highland Avenue NE
When: Now until December 31
Open: Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday 5 p.m. to 12 a.m.; Friday and Saturday, 5 p.m. to 1 a.m.; Weekend brunch (reservation only) 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Miracle on Highland in 2019

Little “Christmas” Spirit

What: Holiday cocktails and bar snacks, including Pigman Goods hot dogs
Where: Little Spirit, 299 North Highland Avenue NE
When: Now until December 26
Open: Monday - Saturday, 5:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.


Decatur

Mele Kalikimaka

What: Holiday tiki cocktails, Eat Me Speak Me’s Jewish-inspired, Chinese Christmas menu
Where: S.O.S Tiki Bar, 340 Church Street
When: Now until December 24
Open: Wednesday - Saturday, 6 p.m. until late

SOS Tiki Bar’s back bar filled with bottles, garland, kitschy Santas, toys, and teddy bears
Ryan Fleisher

OTP — Marietta

A Christmas Story

Hannah Lozano Photography

What: Holiday cocktails and food, dueling piano bar, family-friendly
Where: Red Sky Tapas & Bar, 1255 Johnson Ferry Road #16
When: Now until December 31
Open: Monday - Thursday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday, 11 a.m. to 12 a.m.; Saturday, 4 p.m to 12 a.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Hannah Lozano Photography
Hannah Lozano Photography
Hannah Lozano Photography

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