Just spent some time looking through recent posts about Atlanta restaurants, but could use some help honing in on my best choice. I'll be in town for the first time next week, arriving a day early for meetings, so have one free evening to fill. We're due to dine at Craft the next evening, not sure about Saturday. Staying in Buckhead next to Lenox Square.
I'm in the market for a local flavor, since I get to the South so seldom from way up here in Seattle. For those familiar with restaurants here, I consider local favorites to be spots like Restaurant Zoe, Steelhead Diner, Palace Kitchen, Spring Hill, Sitka & Spruce.
Having checked other posts, a couple good options seem to be Aria, Holeman & Finch and Shaun's (though this seems to be a bit of a hike from Buckhead and I won't have a car). Aria's web site doesn't post prices, curious what the range is there? Hope not to spend a bundle, entrees in $20-ish range would be great.
Any feedback on these three, or other recommendations in Buckhead area, would be greatly appreciated. Cheers.