The Midway is quintessential East Atlanta: a converted car repair shop that retains its industrial edge, crowded by tattooed regulars who spill from the brick interior onto a tempting patio when the building’s garage doors are open. The list of more than 120 beers changes frequently and favors craft brews from around the country.
Drink This: The seasonal, coffee-fueled Founders Breakfast Stout,
ideal alongside fried eggs, country ham, and grits during the pub’s standout brunch.
552 Flat Shoals Avenue, themidwaypub.com
This listing originally appeared in our June 2012 issue.