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Provided by : The Optimist
The Optimist

Venue highlights

Valet parking

Venue details

Style:

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Loft, Modern

Guest capacity:

Accommodates up to 125 guests

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Services:

Reception

Indoor

Location:

914 Howell Mill Road
Atlanta, GA 30318

Description:

Chef-restaurateur Ford Fry’s the Optimist brings a seaside fish camp experience to landlocked Atlantans. Opened in May of 2012, the Optimist was named Esquire’s Restaurant of the Year and one of the Best New Restaurants in America by Bon Appetit, and continues to receive critical acclaim from Atlanta magazine, GQ, Food & Wine, Travel +Leisure, and Conde Nast Traveler, among others. The ever-changing menu features high-quality, sustainable seafood masterfully paired with fresh, local ingredients by executive chef Pat Pascarella. From sophisticated, daily-catch dishes to crudos and beachside classics, the Optimist transports guests to their favorite coastal haunts. Lunch is served Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., and dinner Sunday through Thursday from 5 to 10 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from 5 to 11 p.m. The Oyster Bar opens at 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and at 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Oyster Happy Hour is available in the Oyster Bar from 5 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 3 to 4 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. For more information, please visit http://theoptimistrestaurant.com/.

Additional details

Service Options

Venue notes

There is no rental fee for the reception but there is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The venue allows 2 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time.

Amenities and Restrictions

Amenities

- Tables and chairs provided

- Linens, silverware, glassware provided

- Venue set up and clean up

- Day-of coordinator

- Full kitchen facilities

- Large parking lot

Restrictions

- All food and beverage handled by venue

- Food & beverage minimum

- No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.

- Catering provided by venue

- Amplified music OK indoors only

- Smoking outside only

- Alcohol must be provided by venue

- Music must end by 11:00PM

Amenities

- Tables and chairs provided

- Linens, silverware, glassware provided

- Venue set up and clean up

- Day-of coordinator

- Full kitchen facilities

- Large parking lot

Restrictions

- All food and beverage handled by venue

- Food & beverage minimum

- No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.

- Catering provided by venue

- Amplified music OK indoors only

- Smoking outside only

- Alcohol must be provided by venue

- Music must end by 11:00PM

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The Optimist

Venue Highlights

Valet parking

STARTING AT $4,920 FOR 50 GUESTS

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