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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Cajun / Creole Restaurant
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“Weather it's brunch, lunch or dinner you will NOT be disappointed! Chef Henry has been on so many restaurant highlights it's hard to keep track. Super fun environment, amazing food (try the Shrimp Oh La La and hush puppies!) and a rum runner that packs a punch! Go early, there's almost always a line.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Pool
“42 acres. Featuring playgrounds, picnic pavilions, open turf, asphalt trails, slash pad, skate park, fitness stations and Wifi hotspot.”
  • 7 locals recommend
History Museum
“Experience the dramatic history of railroads and the War Between the States at the Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History! The Museum is home to "The General", the locomotive made famous during the Great Locomotive Chase of 1862. It also houses an impressive Civil War collection, and the Glover Machine Works, a restored early 20th century belt-driven locomotive assembly line. The Jolley Education Center offers numerous hands-on and interactive exhibits that are fun for the entire family. Open Mon - Sat, 9:30 - 5:00 and Sunday, 11:00 - 6. Adult admission is $7.50.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great upscale restaurant. One of our favorites. (closed Mondays and Tuesdays)”
  • 9 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“The little town of Acworth has some hidden gems. . . Lake Acworth is the lake you'll pass multiple times if you're driving around at all. . . there is camping & beaches to be found here. . and it's a perfect spot to read or write. . . ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“This sports complex hosts tournaments year round for: Baseball, Basketball, Roller Derby, Soccer, Wake Boarding, and more...”
  • 7 locals recommend
Park
“Located on Lake Allatoona. Great for relaxing, fishing, paddle boarding and much more! July 4th activities, home of many skiing competitions and just good fun!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Cinema
“Nice, tucked away but very conveniently located newer multiplex theater w/ IMAX. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Publix is a grocery store, when you leave the subdivision take a right and travel about a mile down the road, cross over Mars Hill Road and Publix is on your left. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Acworth Beach is located in downtown Acworth. . . it's a beautiful big beach with access to the lake & playgrounds, walking trails, boat docks etc. .. so cute. . . a great place to load up the family on warm days and enjoy the water & sun! - ”
  • 5 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
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“Barbeque. If you want to start of with an appetizer, try the smoked chicken egg rolls. They are AMAZING! Full bar, tvs, wrap around deck and outside fireplace.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
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“Nearby, great food in casual atmosphere. Owned by J. Christoper restaurant chain so menu is similar.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
“Ice cream & Yogurt. The ice cream is handmade to order. All fresh ingredients. Located in downtown Kennesaw near restaurants, parks and train museum. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
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  • 1 local recommends
Park
“SORBA built and maintained mountain bike trails. Hiking trails, playground, dog park, restrooms, day-use picnic areas. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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  • 4 locals recommend