The Optimist

The Optimist, 914 Howell Mill Rd., Atlanta

About The Optimist
The Optimist
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Average Price: $31 to $50
Cuisine: Seafood
Dress Code: Casual Dress
v 4.3 miles from Atlanta center (as shown on map)
The Optimist brings a seaside fish camp experience to landlocked Atlantans. The ever-changing menu features high-quality, sustainable seafood masterfully paired with fresh, local ingredients. From sophisticated, daily-catch dishes to crudos and beachside classics, chef-owner Ford Fry’s the Optimist transports guests to their favorite coastal haunts.

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The Optimist is #32 of 4059 things to do in Atlanta

5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: Al S
Sat 18 Sep, 2021
l My wife and I celebrated our anniversary here and man let me tell you it did not disappoint!! We started with the mussels which was the best we?ve ever had and then got to our entrees. She had the...

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5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: chiasen, Quincy, Massachusetts
Mon 9 Aug, 2021
l We heard about the restaurant from an Atlantan native during our recent visit. Our dinner there was truly unforgettable. The dishes were unique and delicious. The service was friendly. If you're...

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5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: Estjwm, Atlanta, Georgia
Sat 10 Jul, 2021
l The food and drink very very good. The service was excellent. I loved the watermelon salad and octopus. My friend said the scallops were outstanding. The peach salad was wonderful was with...

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The Optimist 914 Howell Mill Rd., Atlanta