At Aix, a duck egg is served alongside the duck confit crepe. 
Photo: CONTRIBUTED BY HENRI HOLLIS
Photo: CONTRIBUTED BY HENRI HOLLIS

7 places to celebrate Bastille Day in metro Atlanta

You don’t have to go to France to celebrate Bastille Day. Celebrate the storming of the Bastille with French wine and cuisine at these Atlanta spots. 

Party at F&B. Dress in red, white and blue and take pictures with a guillotine at F&B Atlanta. Enjoy chef and drink specials all day then stay for a party at 5 p.m. 

Specials all day, party 5-9:30 p.m., July 13. 3630 Peachtree Rd Northeast 160, Atlanta. 404-254-1797, fandbatlanta.com/

Cocktail Fundraiser. Nelson Mullins law firm will host its annual Bastille Day fundraiser, with proceeds supporting the Alliance Française of Atlanta. The event features French cuisine, wine, a rooftop fashion show, live music and dancing, an auction and more. 

7-10 p.m., July 13. $150 and up. 201 17th St. NW, Atlanta. 404-875-1211, bastilledayatl.com/

Wine Tasting at Vino Venue. Try up to nine French wines paired with snacks. Attendees can also order from the wine bar’s regular menu. 

3-5 p.m., July 13. $20-29. 4478 Chamblee Dunwoody Road, Atlanta. 770-668-0435, vinovenue.com/

The Brasserie at Bazati. The French restaurant will celebrate Bastille Day for the first time with Moët & Chandon, music and games. Guests can walk in or book a reservation. 

2-7 p.m., July 14. 550 Somerset Terrace, Suite 102, Atlanta. 404-795-8342, bazatiatl.com/brasserie/

Sunday Suppers at AIX. Enjoy a three-course prix fixe menu at the restaurant, which offers cuisine inspired by the Provençal region of France. 

5-10 p.m., July 14. $40. 956 Brady Ave., Atlanta. 770-838-3501, aixatl.com/events/


Wine Tasting at Barcelona Vinoteca
. Try traditional and nontraditional French wines, including Chateau Perron Bordeaux Blanc, Domain de Millet Rosé and Olivier Lemasson ‘Poivre et Gel.’

1-7 p.m., July 12-14. $6 for one wine, $17 for three wines. 299 N. Highland Ave. NE, Atlanta. 470-377-5100, shopvinoteca.com/tastings/

Party at Le Bilboquet and The Shops Buckhead. Celebrate the holiday at Le Bilboquet in the The Shops Buckhead with French dishes and wine. Then, keep the celebration going at The Shops’ annual summer block party, which will feature a flower market, live music and kids activities. 

2-6 p.m., July 14. 3027 Bolling Way NE, Atlanta. 404-869-9944, lebilboquetatlanta.com/happenings/

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