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Check out some of our favorite dishes in Vinings

Smyrna and Vinings is home to some fantastic food! Here are some of our favorite dishes from some of the area’s top restaurants. Hope you’re hungry!

McCray’s Tavern

4500 West Village Place, Suite #2009, Smyrna, GA 30080

McCray’s Tavern is a favorite local hang out in Smyrna, featuring creative and mouthwatering burgers and sandwiches to huge salads and taste tempting appetizers to please a crowd, in a fun, family-friendly neighborhood setting. With over 40 beers on tap and a broad selection of craft beers, McCray’s Tavern has elevated the classic American bar and grill.

Favorites include: 

West Coast Turkey Club – Turkey, bacon, lettuce, tomato and avocado served on toasted focaccia with chipotle mayonnaise!

Loaded Tavern Nachos – Corn tortilla chips with black beans, jalapenos, cheddar, Jack and queso cheeses, served with house made guacamole, sour cream, and pico de gallo.

Hook Line & Schooner

4600 West Village Place, Suite 3009, Smyrna, GA 30080, 770.333.3338,

A self-described “coastal tavern”, Hook Line & Schooner offers delicious seafood in a casual atmosphere. From shrimp to fish, oysters to crab, you’re certain to find a delicious classic or a new favorite. Hook Line & Schooner couples its fresh seafood with a full menu of wine, draft, bottled, and canned beers, and beach-themed cocktails.

Favorites include:

Pan Steamed Mussels – Pan steamed fresh PEI mussels with white wine, roasted garlic and citrus butter.  Served with a side of fresh grilled bread.

Grilled Crab Legs – ½ pound of snow crab legs, grilled to perfection and served with warm, melted butter.  Roasted potatoes and grilled corn on the cob complete the dish.

Muss & Turners

1675 Cumberland Parkway, Suite 309, Smyrna, GA 30080 770.434.1114

With a sharp focus on hospitality, local and seasonal food, and quality cooking techniques, Muss & Turner is a deli during the day and a bistro by night.  A local favorite since 2005, Muss and Turners embraces the idea that loving what you do and where you work breeds success.  Combining the best of a traditional deli and upscale bistro, Muss & Turners provides a sit-down deli, gourmet retail shop, wine and beer shop, and a full service bistro with a beer and wine bar.  Visit for a true, community feel and some delicious, locally sourced food.

Favorites include:

Swifty’s Dream – Local Berkshire pulled pork, Carolina bbq sauce, Nueske’s bacon, horseradish slaw, all on a French bun.

Reason to Reuben – Old world corned beef, Swiss cheese, old world sauerkraut, Russian dressing, all on marble rye.

Zama Mexican Cuisine & 
Margarita Bar

4600 West Village Place, Suite 3007, Smyrna, GA 30080 770.485.5176

Combining the best parts of Mexican culture, Zama Mexican Cuisine & Margarita Bar offers a great mix of food and drink.  Chef Juan Mazariegos has spent his career specializing in Mexican and Columbian cuisine, and the results are some of the best Mexican food in Smyrna and Vinings.  Whether you’re stopping in for one of their famous margaritas or looking to satisfy a craving for delicious, ethnic food, Zama is sure to satisfy.

Favorites include:

Texas Fajitas – Grilled skirt steak, chicken, and shrimp sizzling hot on a bed of bell peppers and onions.  Served alongside Mexican rice and beans, lettuce, pico de gallo, guacamole, and crema.

Zama’s Tilapia and Shrimp – A delicious mix of tilapia and shrimp, flambéed with tequila and grilled with pico de gallo.  Covered in melted cheese.  Served alongside grilled asparagus, chipotle mashed potatoes, and Mexican coleslaw.

Paces & Vine

4300 Paces Ferry Rd SE #250, Atlanta, GA 30339, 404.205.8255,

Paces & Vine is the culinary playground of renown Chef, Ian Winslade. He works directly with local farmers every day to bring the freshest, most exciting ingredients to your table. With a style that is equal parts fresh, creative, and comforting, Paces & Vine’s menu is an exciting addition to the thriving Atlanta restaurant scene.

Favorites include:

Acorn Squash Bowl: This unique offering features Acorn squash with warm quinoa, farro, and kale.

Charred Salmon: The freshest salmon lies on top warm potato and mushroom salad with lemon dijon butter.


4199 Paces Ferry Rd. SE, Atlanta, GA 30339, 770.432.2663,

Tucked away along the peaceful banks of the Chattahoochee River, yet conveniently located right in Vinings, lies one of the country’s most acclaimed restaurants, Canoe. It offers a rich, flavorful experience for all your senses. The colorful gardens and meandering walkways are perfect for a pre or post dinner stroll.

Favorites include:

Fried Green Tomato Benedict: This signature dish is served with smoked Carolina trout salad, avocado, and poached eggs.