There are a lot of local places you go when you want to have a late night outing. If you are near the Northwest part of Atlanta, Norcross and Duluth have some great dining spots. If you like taverns, dives, and bar and grills, you will love these four local restaurants.
The Tavern At Medlock
This Tavern has great sports food like burgers, pizza, and wings and, of course, you can’t forget the drinks! They are open from 12pm-2am. It’s great for late night because of the live music and gated patio. There’s a nice view and great atmosphere. The servers are very friendly and the food is excellent. They have a spacious parking lot, and you don’t have to walk too far from your car. The Tavern at Medlock is located on 3230 Medlock Bridge Rd #101, Norcross, GA 30092. For directions or more information call 770-242-2757.
The Derby is an excellent restaurant with a variety of food choices on the menu for 10.00 or less. They have a little bit of everything that comes to mind when you think of a sports bar such as buffalo wings, chili cheese fries, nachos, onion rings, wraps, shrimp, salads and more. They even have their own specialty called the Derby Platter and Derby Melt. This is a great place to go if you want to watch the game, and drink a beer with your friends or significant other. Just to let you know, this is a place smokers can have a cigarette. The staff is very courteous and welcoming, and you can have fun playing games like poker and even do karaoke. The Derby is open from 11am-12am. It is located on 7716 Spalding Dr, Norcross, GA 30092. For more information or directions call 770 448-2833.
Iron Horse Tavern
This Tavern actually resembles an Old Tavern. It has a very authentic feel and pub like atmosphere. The website states the building is 130 years old, however it’s modern inside with its flat screen TV’s and patio. They say they serve a lamb-centered shepherd’s pie in summer and lamb-based Irish stew in winter. The food is great along with the service. They have great prices with a lot of entrees around 10.00. They serve soups, salads, chicken, fish, steak, meatloaf, burgers and even bangers and mash. It’s a fun atmosphere where you can play darts, trivia, and sit on the patio and enjoy the weather. The parking is right in front of the door, so you don’t have to worry about walking too far to get back in your car late at night. They are open from 12pm-2am. Iron Horse is located on 29 Jones St NW, Norcross, GA 30071. For more information or directions call 678 291-9220.
Marlow’s Tavern is very modern looking with parking right in front of the restaurant. They are open from 11am-12am. Marlow’s has a variety of delicious food for seafood lovers such as tilapia, fish tacos, shrimp, and Calamari. You can also order chicken, burgers, wings, flat bread, and salads. They have a poker club which is awesome. Marlow’s has delicious deserts stated on the menu like Chocolate Tollhouse Pie which is chocolate, salty pretzel, oreo crust, chocolate sauce and vanilla ice cream. Also Pecan and Apple Turnover and classic Crème Brulee. They are located on 1950 Satellite Blvd NW, Duluth, GA 30097. For more information or directions call 770-622-2033.
*If you would like transit information to any of these locations, call 770-822-5010. (Gwinnett Public Transportation)