The General Muir

75 Best Restaurants in Atlanta: The General Muir
Pastrami sandwich

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There was once a time when you couldn’t get a good matzo ball soup in town. Now, you can find a sublime bowl in a glamorous space that evokes vintage Manhattan. In seven years, the General Muir has become indispensable for its upscale Jewish deli–inspired menu: If you have a hankering for piled-high pastrami on rye or chopped liver with pletzel bread, there is no better place. 1540 Avenue Place, 678-927-9131,