10 Degrees South, 4183 Roswell Rd NE(Interlochen Dr) Atlanta www.10degreessouth.com 404-705-8870 10 Degrees South is the only restaurant of it's kind in the USA, specializing in South African cuisine. South African cuisine is a fusion of French, Portuguese, Dutch, German & Malaysian cuisines with strong Mediterranean influences. The restaurant was founded in 1998 in a small bungalow in Buckhead Atlanta. Six years later, inspiration was taken from the sophisticated & modern hotels of Cape Town to transform 10 Degrees South. 10 Degrees South offers the passion for life which means the love of friends, family, food & drink!
Agave, 242 Boulevard SE(Cabbagetown) Atlanta (404) 588-0006 www.agaverestaurant.com
Agave is warmed with two roaring fireplaces that complement the Southwestern cuisine. Both dining rooms also double as private dining rooms that seat up to 60 of your closest friends. Reservations are recommended.
The Lobby Lounge, 3434 Peachtree Road NE (Buckhead) Atlanta (404) 237-2700 http://www.ritzcarlton.com
The Lobby Lounge at the Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead, provides a fabulous place to gather this winter. See and be seen while warming up by the fireplace, sipping from a fine selection of sherries, cognacs or ruby, tawny and vintage ports – the ideal combination for a winter afternoon. The Lobby Lounge also features specialty coffee drinks, including Irish Coffee and coffee with Bailey's. Meet me in the Lobby.
Seasons 52, 90 W. Perimeter Ctr. (Ashford Dunwoody Rd.)Atlanta www.seasons52.com 770-671-0052 Seasons 52 is a fresh grill and wine bar that invites guests to discover the sensational flavors of a seasonally-inspired menu and award-winning international wine list in a casually-sophisticated ambiance.
Shout, 1197 Peachtree St, Downtown Atlanta (404-846-2000) www.heretoserverestaurants.com
At Shout in Midtown, fire pits though out the deck keep you warm while dining or having cocktails with friends. A cozy fireplace upstairs on the roof level provides a great spot to catch up with friends. (404) 846-2000
South City Kitchen, 1144 Crescent Avenue, Midtown Atlanta (404-873-7358) & 1675 Cumberland Pkwy. Suite 401, Atlanta(Vinings) (770-435-0700) www.fifthgroup.com
Warm yourself by the fire at South City Kitchen, where Southern cuisine and sophisticated tastes come together. Located in midtown & Vinings.., South City Kitchen offers a fresh approach to new south cuisine in a vibrant cosmopolitan setting. Dine at South City Kitchen.
TWO. urban licks, 820 Ralph McGill Blvd, Midtown Atlanta (404-522-4622) www.twourbanlicks.com
TWO. urban licks has a fiery menu and kitchen, with a 14-foot flaming wood-rotisserie at the center of it all. Located on Ralph McGill Blvd. , TWO is an urban and imaginative environment that lets you dine on flame-licked entrees seven nights a week. Feel the fire.
Village Tavern, 11555 Rainwater Dr, Alpharetta (770) 777-6490 www.villagetavern.com
Village Tavern has a spectacular double-sided, stacked-stone fireplace surrounded by an open dining room with exposed timber beams, warm colors and rich woods. Wide menu offerings are all distinctly flavored by proprietary recipes and the use of hickory wood-fired grills.
Make it a weekend
At Callaway Gardens, fireplaces are located in the Gardens Restaurant , the Ironwood Lounge , the Plantation Room restaurant, all of the cottages and all of the villas. Stay for a romantic weekend and dine fireside, but don't forget to visit the 14,000 acres of gardens, situated about 45 minutes south of Atlanta. Stay at Callaway. Callaway Gardens® is in Pine Mountain, Georgia, 60 minutes southwest of Atlanta and 30 minutes north of Columbus. GA Hwy 18/354
Pine Mountain, Georgia 1-800-CALLAWAY (225-5292)
Barnsley Gardens Resort's epicurean delights know no limits. Savor an impeccably prepared steak at The Woodlands Grill, amidst the ambience of an English hunting lodge. Share an ice cold beer with friends at our Beer Garden. Whether it is a gourmet breakfast or a to-go picnic lunch, guests can take to their favorite spot in the gardens, meals are always memorable at Barnsley Gardens Resort. It's cold outside. Why not have dinner by your own fireplace? Our fireside dining experience is romantic dining at its finest. Enjoy a private four course dinner for two served by your own private butler in your suite or cottage. 597 Barnsley Gardens Rd. Adairsville, Georgia 30103 (877) 773-2447 http://www.barnsleyresort.com/stay/dining/dining.asp