When it comes to pitching a business deal, location is everything. The last thing you want to do is take potential investors to a crowded bar populated by overzealous partygoers, or subject prospective clients to a restaurant that delivers subpar food or service. Got an angel investor, client, or VC you're looking to impress? We asked the editors of SELECT: Your City's Secrets Unlocked – an inside guide and personal concierge to your city's best bars, restaurants, travel destinations and events – to share suggestions for some of the most fitting spots around the U.S. to schedule important get-togethers, whether on the clock or off.
Atlanta Grill, 181 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta
Nestled within the Ritz-Carlton (an Atlanta landmark), make sure to reserve a table at this posh steakhouse's balcony overlooking Peachtree Street. Note that it also boasts an exclusive section called "The Hideout," a corner table that seats four and has a curtain for even more privacy in case you need to entertain royalty or the occasional celebrity investor.
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