The Four Best Drive-Thrus To Try Near Duluth, GA

December 7th, 2017 by

Many people associate drive-thrus with big-name fast food companies, but a handful of restaurants in Atlanta are looking to change that with tasty eats that challenge pre-conceived notions of what fast food is like. We’ve listed our top four favorite Atlanta drive-thrus that dish up delicious food through their drive-thru windows. Read on to get a small sample of what these restaurants offer and plan your next drive-thru experience today!

El Taco Veloz

Serving up fantastic authentic Mexican food, El Taco Veloz is a local favorite. Unremarkable from the outside, this little restaurant has some of the best Mexican dishes in the city, and the drive-thru is a great way to get authentic food on the go. Some popular menu items include charbroiled steak quesadillas and soft shredded meat tacos, as well as sides like refried beans, and chips and salsa. The restaurant also serves up refreshing drinks, such as Coke, Jarritos, and Sprite.

There is both indoor seating and drive-thru service available, both with prompt service. The restaurant is open 7 a.m.-midnight seven days a week and is located at 5670 Roswell Road NE.

Mix’D UP Burgers

With fresh original burger creations debuting regularly, Mix’D UP Burgers has perfected the art of the craft burger. Mix’D UP fresh ingredients that have been locally sourced whenever possible. Favorite offerings include the Rockin’ Hero Bite and The Texan burgers. They have two restaurants and a food truck for your convenience.

Their first restaurant is located in Grant Park at 313 Blvd. SE. Location hours are from 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday and 11 a.m.-11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. It is closed Sunday and Monday. Their other location is new and is located at 2371 Hosea L. Williams Drive. This location is open seven days a week: 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10:30 a.m.-11 p.m. on Saturday, and 10:30 a.m.-10 p.m. on Sunday.

Cook Out

Cook Out offers crave-worthy dishes like handmade chicken nuggets, massive burgers, crisp onion rings, and yummy quesadillas. This restaurant is a popular late-night spot after a night out with friends so expect the drive-thru to get a little crowded as the night goes on.

The restaurant has three locations in Atlanta: 544 Ponce de Leon Ave. NE, 403 Moreland Ave. SE, and 1112 Northside Drive.

Mama’s Cocina Latina

This budget-friendly eatery serves up standard Mexican dishes, from tacos to burritos to nachos. Open 24 hours, it is popular for both regular meals and late-night stops. Their queso is some of the best in the city, and the service is quick, especially important if you choose to use their drive-thru. Prepared fresh, food can be purchased in meals or singular. The menu is expansive so there is plenty to try. If you choose to come inside, they serve beer and margaritas. Mama’s Cocina Latina can be found at 1958 Piedmont Road NE.

These drive-thrus are a great alternative to your typical fast food restaurant and are perfect to grab a quick bite while going about your busy day.

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