Best Spots to Catch Football in Atlanta

Fall has officially arrived so it’s time to embrace our love for college and NFL football. Football enthusiasts looking for an electrifying atmosphere to watch their favorite teams and grub on tailgating-inspired offerings from some of Atlanta’s best and are invited to head to fan favorites including Dantanna’s, Firepit Pizza Tavern, Wild Heaven, and Red’s Beer Garden. Of course, there’s nothing like watching the game at home, so don’t miss out on takeout and delivery options.  

Host a Tailgate at Dantanna’s in Buckhead A favorite destination to watch sports and chow down on delicious food and cocktails, football fans can tackle game days at Dantanna’s in Buckhead. From mouthwatering burgers and sandwiches, surf & turf, filets, chops, and more created by Executive Chef Brad Parker, there is something for every football fanatic. Dantanna’s also offers private rooms with complimentary access to Wi-Fi and numerous flat-screen TVs inside the dining room and on the dog-friendly patio so fans can kick back for the ultimate viewing party. Guests looking to make their game day “tailgate” memorable can book an event at can grill their own 60-day prime cuts at home by ordering one of Dantanna’s Butcher Market Meals.  For more information, reservations, or menu questions, visit or call 404.760.8873. Dantanna’s is located at the Shops Around Lenox, 3400 Around Lenox Rd NE #304, Atlanta, GA 30326. Stay connected on Twitter and Instagram at @dantannas. 

Game Day at Firepit Pizza Tavern Gear up and gather with friends this football season at Firepit Pizza Tavern, located in Grant Park. Owned by Leslie Cohen, an Atlanta native and winner of Food Network’s “Cutthroat Kitchen” and with Chef Shaun Whitmer at the helm of the kitchen, Firepit churns out mouthwatering tavern-style pizzas, sandwiches, salads, signature wings, and more, perfect for any game day feast. Fans cheering from the comfort of their couches can order takeout or delivery.  For more information or to view the full menu, visit or call 404.885.4777. Firepit Pizza Tavern is open daily for lunch and dinner and is located at 519 Memorial Dr, Atlanta, GA 30312. Stay connected on Instagram @firepitatl and on Facebook at  

Clink and Drink at Wild Heaven BeerWith two locations in Avondale Estates and West End neighborhoods, Wild Heaven Beer welcomes its taprooms to all sports fans. Big or small parties are welcome to celebrate their favorite teams with the ultimate tailgate or watch party. Wild Heaven distributes its beers from the South, including Emergency Drinking Beer, ATL Easy Ale, and Wise Blood IPA. Their West End menu also features snacks, sandwiches, and burgers for revelers to enjoy with their European and American-inspired beers. Visit for more information. Stay connected on Facebook at or on Instagram and Twitter at @beerwildheaven.  

Game Day Essentials at Red’s Beer GardenLooking for a pick-me-up before the game or entertaining guests at a tailgate? With over 200 varieties of beer, Red’s Beer Garden is the first of its kind for sports fans or any beer lover to grab their favorite beer from all around the world. Located between Grant Park and East Atlanta, Red’s Beer Garden offers self-serve refrigerators that feature everything from a Monday Night Dr. Robot to a Brasserie Dupont Saison to a Miller High Life. Hungry? The best part about Red’s Beer Garden is that their beers are perfectly paired with Red’s famous hot dogs, pulled pork sandwiches, tots and more. Get all of these brews and bites to-go to ensure there’s no fumble at your tailgate. For more information, call Red’s Beer Garden at 770 637-2299 or visit Red’s Beer Garden is conveniently located in Benteen  Park at 1328 Boulevard SE Atlanta, GA 30315. Stay connected on Instagram @redsbeergarden and Facebook at