Omnivore - Where to watch the 2012 presidential election in Atlanta

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Manuel’s Tavern
Duh. Atlanta’s quintessential political viewing venue/neighborhood bar is sure to be packed with Election Day energy. Even with cold temperatures in the forecast, expect the Manuel’s outdoor viewing section to be in full effect, block party style. 602 N. Highland Ave. 404-525-3447. www.manuelstavern.com.

Atlanta Young Republicans Party at Hudson Grille Midtown
According to the AYR event page, the Atlanta Young Republicans will be holdin’ it down in the upstairs room at Hudson Grille Midtown at “8 PM until the Romney-Ryan Team Announces Victory!” 942 Peachtree St. 404-892-0892. www.hudsongrille.com.

Frank Ski’s Restaurant and Lounge
Frank Ski’s is hosting Watch the Throne: The Official 2012 Election Watch Party 7 p.m.-midnight. RSVP here. 2110 Peachtree Road. 404-603-8344. www.frankskis.com.

Amsterdam Atlanta
Watch the election results roll in live with sound on one of four projection screens at Amsterdam Atlanta’s video bar starting at 6 p.m. 502-A Amsterdam Ave. 404-892-2227. www.amsterdamatlanta.com.

Front Page News
Both Front Page News locations (1104 Crescent Ave. in Midtown or 351 Moreland Ave. in Little Five Points) are hosting election watching parties fully stocked with food and drink specials. 351 Moreland Ave. 404-475-7777. www.fpnatl.com.

For even more Election Night happs, check out CL News Editor Thomas Wheatley’s guide to Election Night parties (part of CL’s 2012 election guide).