Coming in second was the iconic Clermont Lounge. A hangout for celebrities — Bill Murray, Robert De Niro, Pink, Carey Hart, Kid Rock, Woody Harrelson, Morgan Freeman and many others — and locals alike, the Clermont Lounge has been an Atlanta Landmark since the '60s.
» Where to go to plunge into Atlanta's dive bar culture
Our 2019 winner of Best Dive Bar in Atlanta is ...
The Highlander in Midtown takes the prize this year, raking in nearly a third of the total votes. In business since 1992, The Highlander features a "full bar, great food, a fantastic patio, and a full game room with pool tables, air hockey, pinball and video games for your enjoyment," its website states.
Looking for more things to do this fall? Check out some of our Best of Atlanta winners for ideas:
» Best bowling venue
» Best family attraction in metro Atlanta
» Best movie theater in Atlanta
» Best tourist attraction in Atlanta
» This is best music festival in Atlanta
» Best late-night spot
Check out all the Best of Atlanta winners so far at ajc.com.