15. The Mercury

In choosing an aqua blue color scheme and Danish modern furnishings, the team behind Decatur’s Pinewood have recreated a swanky, mid-century steak-and-cocktail experience in Ponce City Market without resorting to winking irony. The elliptical bar, one of the city’s largest, is justifiably packed most evenings.

Don’t miss Ordering a beaker of Manhattans, mixed tableside
Amazing space Well-placed drapes manage to make a huge room seem intimate and chic
The scene A blend of PCM tourists and dressed-up intowners

675 Ponce De Leon Avenue

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