Discover Something New in Alpharetta

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New experiences are part of what makes any destination a joy to visit time and time again. Fresh additions are here to mix it up in 2021, so check out these brand-new dining options and unique offerings that have joined the Alpharetta scene!

High Tea Fit for Royalty

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The Ginger Room is a British high tea experience located in the Historic Skelton-Teasley House on Roswell Street in Downtown Alpharetta. It’s a sophisticated venue for picking up your favorite fresh juice, a cup of locally roasted coffee, or midday afternoon or high tea – reminiscent of the tea houses around London. In addition to a traditional tea experience, patrons can also try locally sourced coffees, pastries and treats.

Fantastique French Confections


Le Macaron Alpharetta has opened a first-of-its-kind outdoor mobile kiosk at Avalon, bringing colorful and delectable bites of heaven to the boulevard! This Le Macaron location offers traditional French macarons, pastries, cakes, European style beverages, and more! Try the Belgian Chocolate, Colombian Coffee, or Lemon Cream macarons, or opt for a fluffy, light madeleine. All macarons are hand-made with no artificial flavors or preservatives and are naturally gluten-free.

Authentic Asian Flavors

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If you love Asian cuisine, boy, do we have a few new stops for you!

PONKO Chicken, home of the Award-Winning Japanese American Chicken Tender recently opened a location at the new Maxwell development in Downtown Alpharetta. Visitors will enjoy a variety of menu items including chicken, salads and tacos. Vegetarian and gluten-free options are available.

Check out Hai Authentic Chinese for a variety of dim sum and traditional Sichuan plates including General Tso’s Chicken, Dry-Fried String Beans, and Singapore Rice Noodles. We highly recommend starting your meal out with an order of Xiao Long Bao Pork Soup Dumplings.

An Evening in Roma

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Get your Italian on at Rena’s Italian Fishery & Grill, where the perfect meal begins with quality meats and responsibly sourced seafood. With pastas and raviolis made by hand, Rena’s serves up the freshest pastas and sauces daily. Guests can watch the pasta-making process when they enter the restaurant and watch from your table as chefs create your favorite fare! Planning an event? Upstairs at Rena’s features a 3,000 sq. ft. versatile space that can hosts groups up to 200.

Self-Care Spots

Feel fabulous after an appointment at Cosa Salon where you can get a variety of haircut and coloring services, add volume and length with extensions, or have your makeup done for you by a professional makeup artist!

Try a Pilates class as Bodybar Pilates where you can get a high-intensity, low-impact workout in that increases flexibility, muscle strength, posture and boosts your overall health.

Need a little pick-me-up? Hydration Station and Cryotherapy offers whole body cryotherapy, local cryotherapy, cryofacials, massage therapy, facial stretch therapy, normatec compression for the whole body, IV drip therapy and oxygen therapy services that will leave you feeling refueled and restored.

With so many new and exciting things to try in Alpharetta, why not turn your visit into an overnight getaway? Book a room at any of our 30 modern and upscale hotels so you can explore the best of Alpharetta by day and relax in the best accommodations by night!