There’s lots of places to get a glass of fine whiskey around Smyrna. From the upper crust to the down-to-earth, the Atlanta area is pouring nips of the most spirited spirits to meet your tastes, mood and budget. Whether it’s mixed into a craft cocktail or just served straight up, the depth of quality and the breadth of variety are as great as you’ll find anywhere.
Behold, the best whiskey bars around Smyrna, Georgia!
STOCKYARD BURGERS & BONES
Stockyard Burgers & Bones has a passion for bourbon. They quote Mark Twain on their website: “Too much of anything is bad, but too much of a good whiskey is barely enough."
Stockyard’s full bar features over 40 whiskeys and bourbons, as well as a variety of rotating craft draught beers. They invite you to linger at the bar and enjoy the ambiance while sipping on a glass of wine or one of their hand-crafted signature cocktails.
Stockyard checked has all the boxes, as far as Yelp reviewer, Chris F., is concerned. In his 4-star review, he yelps, “Great friendly staff, delicious food, good portion for your money, and a well stocked bar.”
Whiskey Blue is perched atop the W Atlanta-Buckhead. The awesome views, the modern art deco décor, warm wood paneled walls and low lighting create a vibe unlike any other. Their whiskey sour is made from Knob Creek bourbon, fresh lemon and simple syrup.
Laurel B., of Atlanta, was thoroughly impressed by Whiskey Blue. In her 5-star Yelp review she says, “I have now found another place to call a home! Whiskey Blue has the most INCREDIBLE ambiance. The music was great. I loved the feel of the environment.”
FADO IRISH PUB
Fado declares itself an Irish pub for the 21st century. They’ve made themselves a sought after outlet for televised sports, mostly soccer. Fado patrons are just as likely to see delicious craft cocktails on the bar as pints of Guinness. And they have a lot of great whiskey.
Google Local Guide Mason Waters says in his 5-star review, “One of my favorite spots in Atlanta. Great spot to enjoy grabbing a beer and catching up with friends.”
The brown bracers you seek are being poured at the best whiskey bars around Smyrna!