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Fontaine's Oyster House

1026 1/2 N Highland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306-3551
+1 404-872-0869
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“oysters” (55 reviews)
“muffaletta” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1026 1/2 N Highland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306-3551
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I make it my business to come here everytime I visit Atlanta. The baked oysters are what I come for. Ive had the seafood baskets as well. You wont be disappointed. Great place for a date night as well. There is seating outside in the...More

Thank nlott414
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing. Bluepoint Oysters fresh and the Fried Catfish delicious. Lobster Roll is a must try. Juicy pieces. I am not a fan of Bloody Mary’s but these taste really good. Great atmosphere for family and friends. Will highly recommend you try it.

Thank DeMarcus S
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped in on a cold, cold night. Good crowd, but not packed. Just my friend and I, so we sat at the bar. Glad we did. Rick our barkeep kept us entertained all night. He is personable, extremely knowledgeable about the food and beer choices,...More

Thank Davenport_50
Reviewed 25 December 2017

My wife and I were in Atlanta for a holiday visit with our daughters and their families. We all love seafood and oysters are a favorite. Thanks Fontaine's for letting us set up in your side room and enjoy several dozen of your oysters on...More

Thank WaterBuffalo2
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Great ambiance and service. Good food. Stopped here for dinner on a Sunday night. Had the fried pickle chips (amazeballs), a dozen oysters on the 1/2 shell (get the house ones), a cup of meat chili (not spicy..needed help), seafood gumbo (same thing but amazing...More

Thank Timothy F
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Went there with a couple friends that know the area well. It was one of their favorite places and I agree. Great food and nice outdoor eating space too! Don't care for the "valet" parking though, they basically drive your car about 10 feet from...More

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

My family went here this weekend during a walk in the area. We chose this spot because it got really good reviews and I was dying to get a lobster roll. Here are my thoughts. Lobster Bisque - Creamy and good lobster flavor. It was...More

2  Thank John C
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Normally when Alaskan Snow Crab is on the menu, it trumps everything else but..., after recommendation from our server, I decided to try the Oyster Sampler and I was very happy I did! Delicious! Great service, great atmosphere...yup, check'em out if you haven't yet!

Thank DjSky1
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We had the chilled seafood platter to share for two - it was excellent with plenty of oysters, shrimps and snow crab legs. Good selection of wine and beer in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Thank Nina H
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I simply stopped in for some raw oysters. The server recommends the house brand indicating they were the most popular. As a Vermonter fresh oysters are difficult to come by. These oysters were enormous, fresh and juicy. I jjst wish I had been here earlier.

1  Thank Big_Daddy_VT
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I don't recall. Their menu may be on their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Full Bar, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 2:30 AM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 AM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 AM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1026 1/2 N Highland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306-3551
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Virginia Highland
  • Neighbourhood: Virginia Highland
  • Phone Number: +1 404-872-0869
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