Thinking Man Tavern

Thinking Man's Tavern
PHOTO CREDIT: Francis Tatem for CL
Call: (404) 370-1717 or visit
Decorated with posters of the periodic table, planet factoids, and musculoskeletal charts, Thinking Man Tavern feeds the mind as well as the body. The menu includes local craft beers and a diverse roster of apps, burgers and favorites like bourbon fried chicken and red beans and rice. You’ll satisfy all you alcohol-induced cravings without having to leave the bar.

Saturday October 1, 2022 09:00 PM EDT
Thinking Man Tavern Cost: Free
Disclaimer: All prices are current as of the posting date and are subject to change.
Please check the venue or ticket sales site for the current pricing.
100 Watt Horse (Tallahassee, FL) and Joelton Mayfield (Nashville, TN) take the stage at Thinking Man Tavern for a night of live music. Both artists will be performing solo sets. TBA opening performer.

All Ages - 9pm Music

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The Dude Abides Burger:

Two quarter pound all beef, smash burgers topped with white American cheese, roasted garlic aioli, caramelized onions, lettuce on a toasted hamburger bun.

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Witchy Woman

Bartender: Davey Minor Restaurant: Thinking Man Tavern

Recipe: 1 oz. of Knob Creek Rye Whiskey .50 oz. of Amaro liqueur .50 oz. of Mezcal 3 dashes of simple syrup 2 dashes of bitters

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Dancing In The Dark:

Come experience Thinking Man Tavern’s exciting new twist on an espresso martini. TMT’s DANCING IN THE DARK cocktail is made with Knob Creek Rye, coffee rum, maple syrup, and Java Vino bean cold brew coffee.

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Taco Week

Thinking Man Tavern Taco Plate:

Two Baja Fish Tacos with blackened tilapia, Baja slaw and cilantro. Served with tortilla chips and a cup of black beans.

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TMT Hot Dogs:

Two all beef hot dogs topped with mustard, onions, chili sauce, gruyere, gouda and fontina cheese with a side of tots!

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Burger Week, 2023

Thinking Man’s Burger:

Two beef patties, topped with pimento cheese, jalapeño relish, lettuce, Thinking Man’s secret sauce on a challah bread bun. Served with a side of fries.

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Chili Week, 2023

Who let the dogs out...

Two all beef dogs, in fact, grilled and piled high with beef and red bean chili, pimento cheese on steamed buns with a side of fries and optional jalapeño relish on the side - all for only $10? It’s a delicious question you’ll want to ask for yourself.

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Burger Week


A 1/2 pound, hormone free, beef patty, topped with Pimento cheese, sliced Jalapenos, lettuce on a brioche bun, Jalapeno ranch dressing on the side

Side: Tots

Dine-In Only

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Burger Week

Thinking Man’s Tavern

Angus Beef patty topped with cheddar cheese and a pine street market bacon jam in between a Revolution doughnut.

537 W Howard Ave, Decatur, GA 30030 Decatur, Georgia 30030

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537 West Howard Ave.
Decatur, GA 30030
(404) 370-1717
Bar or Pub

Sunday: 11:30 AM–3 AM (kitchen closes 1AM)
Monday: 4 PM–12 AM (kitchen closes 11PM)
Tuesday: 11:30 AM–12 AM (kitchen closes 11PM)
Wednesday: 11:30 AM–12 AM (kitchen closes 11PM)
Thursday: 11:30 AM–12 AM (kitchen closes 11PM)
Friday: 11:30 AM–3 AM (kitchen closes 1AM)
Saturday 11:30 AM–3 AM (kitchen closes 1AM)