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Ecco

#19 of 3,278 Restaurants in Atlanta
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40 7th St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308-1116 (Cypress Street)
+1 404-347-9555
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16:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Sandy Springs, Georgia
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125 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were looking for a restaurant in Midtown, and picked Ecco. It is located on a quiet tree-lined street between two busy arteries of Atlanta. We sat on the patio, which was delightful. The food was really good, everything we ordered: Beet salad, lamb chops, lamb flatbread, and a terrific grilled cauliflower. Even the desert was special, a walnut cake/mousse.... More 

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Roswell, Georgia
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86 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A 38th anniversary choice! We'd been here years ago with fond memories. Great waiter, Chris, made our experience fun. But the lack of entree choices (only four) was disappointing. Instead there were lots of appetizers, flatbread pizza choices, and small plates. It felt like a happy hour place. We were seated in a cozy corner curved booth (romantic), but the... More 

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Thank Donna W
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed dessert and wine. The bartender was superb and had a great suggestion to please my husband and I both. We had the strudel for dessert and it was great. Ambiance is a bit dark but romantic.

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Thank Linda M K
Galveston
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made a return visit to Ecco this trip to Atlanta as we loved it the first time. We have a tradition of Sunday steak nights and remembered how good the steak was our first visit. This visit was even better! Our waiter, Chris, assisted with an amazing wine recommendation and food selections. We started with grilled Octopus. I've never... More 

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Marietta, Ohio
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134 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice atmosphere. Accommodated my request to make one of the flatbreads into a vegetarian option, which was still very good. Waiter was very courteous. Tried the olive oil salted ice cream, interesting, but good!

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Isle of Palms, South Carolina
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was at a meeting for the weekend in Midtown, and Ecco was a short walk away. Loved it. Sat at the bar and the service from the 2 very knowledgeable bartenders couldn't have been more welcoming and helpful. Very comfortable atmosphere and the bartenders worked in tandem to make sure I was well taken care of. Had the house specialty... More 

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Thank islandres
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90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner without reservations for a party of four after 9 pm and were treated well. We had appetizers and wine prior to dinner sitting outside then had pizza, spaghetti, and a nice lamb rib dish. Everyone enjoyed the food. A nice go-to place that is quite enough to carry on conversation.

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Thank Ed D
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77 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Good way to justfy those extra burpees. Fried goat cheese, spare ribs, frareek with calamari (sp). Lamb flatebread pizza, vegetarian pizza, were all very good. Great server with a sense of humor. Patio dining is perfect, but smallish. Decor inside was nice, and not at wait at 6:45.

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Tarpon Springs, Florida
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60 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Went here for business dinner and was not disappointed. The drinks were good, with a couple nice options like the Alexander Hamilton. Appetizers were small, but quite good. Particularly the goat cheese and peppers. We split several items as a table of 5. Prices were ok. A bit on higher side for portions, but certainly high quality and well prepared.... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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110 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Ecco appears on a lot of "favorites" lists in Atlanta. We enjoyed our food and wine (Brett did a nice job with suggestions). Goat cheese balls, salad, beef/steak, and dessert. Prices are a bit steep for the quality and portions. Best part was overall ambiance.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 40
Cuisine
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 7th St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308-1116
    (Cypress Street)
  • Public Transportation: MARTA Arts Center Station
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 404-347-9555
Description
Since being named a "Best New Restaurant in America" by Esquire in 2006, Ecco has quickly become one of Atlanta's, and the Southeast's, most recognized and renowned restaurants. The seasonal European menu tempts with delicious meat and cheese boards featuring a myriad of different selections, housemade pastas, authentic wood-fired pizzas and mouthwatering desserts. The restaurant also features an adventurous, nationally-recognized wine list representing both boutique and well-known European vinyards with many selections exclusive to Ecco. Featuring award-winning design including an over-sized bar, a large, open-air patio and a breathtakingly beautiful main dining room, Ecco is completely unique, yet comfortable. Whether with a large party, enjoying a romantic dinner or simply having a bite at the bar, Ecco is sure to become one of your favorite Midtown neighborhood dining spots.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?