When you travel somewhere new, you tend to want to get the inside scoop on what to do and where to eat. That’s why we asked our Instagram followers that live in Sandy Springs to name their favorite lunch spots. Eat like a local and check out these 11 restaurants in Sandy Springs:
Taco lovers, this is the spot for you. Huey Luey’s serves up handcrafted Tex-Mex dishes for lunch and dinner in a comfortable and casual atmosphere at three locations in metro Atlanta. The Sandy Springs location has a large two-story patio and daily food and drink specials.
Flower Child is chain out of California that specializes in healthy and wholesome meals with fresh ingredients. This is a popular spot with vegetarians, vegans and anyone looking for lighter fare for lunch. Flower Child is located in City Springs, just steps from fountains and the sculpture garden around City Green.
Breadwinner Café and Bakery
Known for its handmade sweet breads, Breadwinner Café is also a very popular lunch spot that offers soups, salads, sandwiches along with baked goods. Grab your lunch to-go and enjoy it across the street at City Green for a scenic view. Breadwinner also has a new location in neighboring Dunwoody, GA as well.
Porter Pizza and Porter BBQ
Popular for both lunch and dinner, Porter Pizza is a brewpub serving artisan pizza and house made craft beer. They have a lunch special where you can get a thin crust personal pizza and a soda for $10. Porter Pizza also has a sister restaurant in Dunwoody called Porter BBQ, which also brews beer on site.
Located on the north side of Sandy Springs, Enzo is a classic sushi and hibachi restaurant. Guests can enjoy fresh Japanese food in a comfortable setting. They offer affordable lunch combos with sushi, yakisoba, and teriyaki.
This salad bar chain is a popular spot for a quick and healthy lunch. Salata has over 50 toppings and 12 different dressings to choose from so you can build your perfect salad.
Café I Am
This European Café has a little bit of South African flare. Café I Am serves coffee, tea, pastries, and sandwiches daily for breakfast and lunch. On Friday and Saturday they offer a special Portuguese South African inspired lunch menu.
Abuelo’s Mexican Kitchen and Cantina
This family-owned Mexican restaurant has fast and friendly service and a large menu. Abuelo's laidback atmosphere, speedy service and delicious tacos make it wonderful lunch spot.
JINYA Ramen Bar
This sleek Japanese chain is known for its slow-cooked approach to ramen. Beyond ramen, JINYA offers small plates, mini tacos, rice bowls and curry. They have vegetarian and gluten-free menu items as well.
Henri’s Bakery and Deli
With multiple locations, Henri’s has been serving metro Atlanta since 1929. They have a large variety of fresh bakery treats and deli sandwiches. They also offer grab and go options that make it an especially speedy stop for lunch.
Apron and Ladle
Apron and Ladle is a European café with a southern twist that servers soups, salads and sandwiches. This cozy spot is popular for both breakfast and lunch among Sandy Springs residents.
Sandy Springs Diner
The Sandy Springs Diner has a large classic American menu that includes all-day breakfast, burgers, and specialty sandwiches. They are open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner on the north side of Sandy Springs.