Atlanta’s Dante’s Down the Hatch to Close

Tuesday 20th November 2012 - 11:22:02 AM

 In 2002 when we were planning the first Hukilau and thinking about a second, Dante’s was a location we greatly wanted to include. It is a really unimaginable themed restaurant in Atlanta’s Buckhead area. An 19th  century ship is inside and you can dine on various levels in it, and around it is an entire port village. It was a yearly pilgramage we made, just to have a cocktail at the bar to start the evening or end it.

It appears the development of Buckhead, a very treandy area, has meant a huge increase in their property taxes. Started in 1970, this is about to be their end.

Find a way to go see this place while you can. There is no set closing date yet. And when you are there, wander around outside as well, including the garages under and behind the building. Even the bathrooms are interesting.

HERE is the news.

HERE is their website

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  1. Mod Betty /

    Thanks for the tip for this place, I’ll be sure to add it to our list the next time we’re RetroRoadmappin down to Atlanta – hopefully in a few months. Neat site, thanks for all the linkies about drinkies to explore :-)

    Comment left on January 24, 2013 @ 1:48 pm

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