11. Pinewood Tippling Room

Photograph by Greg Dupree
Photograph by Greg Dupree

Decatur turned out to be a disappointing zone for burgers—save for this cozy cocktail bar, where strips of lightly cooked bacon complement, not overpower, a ripe tomato, raw onions, and two juicy patties covered with American cheese. $14 (burger and tater tots). 254 West Ponce de Leon Avenue, Decatur, pinewoodtr.com

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This article originally appeared in our January 2015 issue.