Welcome to Arena Tavern!

Welcome to The Arena Tavern, a sports bar and neighborhood restaurant that’s been an Atlanta favorite for many years. This neighborhood hot spot has an extensive menu of fresh and delicious prepared foods that are made from scratch, at reasonable prices. We take pride in using only the freshest ingredients from local farms whenever possible serving only top quality beef and seafood.
Our kitchen offers a unique menu selection from appetizers like our Nacho Signature Tower, a Southern favorite our Fried Green Tomatoes. The Arena Tavern has a very comfortable and welcoming atmosphere. We offer a casual and relaxing space that can be the perfect backdrop to any party or catered event. Whether you’re a first-timer or an old-timer, you’ll find a friendly face, a delicious meal, and a little cheer. We have a large craft beer selection with our extensive local, domestic and imported draft selections.
Arena Tavern features every major sporting event with over 70 big screen TVs!  So you won't miss a beat of all your favorite teams in action. So if its just drinks with a friend or a special occasion, we would love to treat you to our unique blend of hospitality at the Arena Tavern.

Meet our Chef

Our executive chef, David Hartshorn, attended The New York Restaurant School. He moved to Atlanta in 1999 and worked at Fratelli Di Napoli Horseradish Grill, Einsteins on Juniper St., and opened Parkers on E. Ponce De Leon Ave. in 2008. Chef David resides in Lawrenceville with his wife Gina and three children Michael, Nicole and Olivia.