Best Oldies Music Bars In Atlanta

August 25, 2016 8:00 AM

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“Sometimes you wanna go where everybody knows your name ~ Theme song from “Cheers.” ~ The bar of all bars. But Cheers has nothing on the Atlanta nightlife, dining, and bars. There’s fun, drinks and music galore waiting in the deep South. Atlanta rules!
Johnny’s Hideaway
3771 Roswell Rd, NE
Atlanta, GA. 30342
(404) 233-8026

Dance, dine, and hideaway your troubles and woes at Johnny’s Hideaway in beautiful Buckhead. DJs spin the hits from the 50’s to today. And all ages dance to the beat of a southern drum. As Johnny’s Hideaway’s webpage dishes, “Atlanta’s ONLY nightclub for big kids.”  Big kids spanning all ages line up at the doors of the popular nightspot. The hotspot’s fans enjoy delicious fare including wings, potato skins, burgers, and much more. View a menu on their website. And check out lots of info for planning a Johnny’s Hideaway excursion. Put on your dancing shoes, and boogie your cares away at one of Atlanta’s favorite hangouts.

Hudson Grill
4046 Peachtree Road
Atlanta GA. 30312
(404) 233-0313

Enjoy a jaunt down Peachtree Road as you make your way to the Hudson Grill. Lenox Square is located only minutes away from the popular hotspot. Large private rooms makes for the perfect parties. And a patio with a full bar aims to please. Music, dining, and Southern hospitality greets you at Hudson Grill. Who could ask for more? Call or visit them online for more barhopping information.

Halo Lounge
817 W. Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA.  30308
(404) 962-7333

Grab your halo, and adjust it loosely, for a wickedly fun Southern night out at Halo Lounge. The lounge offers an audio visual atmosphere to relax and delight halo wearers of all ages. Dance and hum along to your heart’s content while DJs spin a myriad of tunes. And loosen your halo some more, and close the party down.For year round fun and events, including charity events, Halo Lounge does not disappoint.

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Northside Tavern
West Midtown
1058 Howell Mill Rd.
NW Atlanta, GA. 30361
(404) 874-8745

For a Southern tavern treat, skedaddle down to Northside Tavern in West Midtown, Atlanta. Sway and sing along to live music seven nights a week. Local groups such as Uncle Sugar, Breeze Kings, and more, delight Tavern revelers. Make plans to visit Northside Tavern soon. An authentic tavern delight awaits.

1197 Peachtree Street
Atlanta GA. 30361
(404) 347-5291

Establishment was built with historic Georgia appeal. From the oak, pine, and cherry wood, to the artifacts from the city’s first cobblestone buildings, to the rich Southern decor and furnishings, Establishment pays beautiful homage to Atlanta’s southern history. Delicious Georgia fare nourishes the southern tastebud cravings. While the sweet southern entertainment nourishes hearts, minds, and spirits. A patio for diners to enjoy a southern breeze rates as a breath of fresh Georgia air. And after the sun sets on Atlanta, enjoy DJs performing and spinning tunes from a loft above the crowd.Southern appeal mingles with Atlanta history at Establishment. Making for a southern historical soiree.

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Sandra Warwick is a freelance writer based in Atlanta. Find more of her work on

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