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The Select in Sandy Springs was inspired by Paris’ famed Le Select, the chic 1920’s  brasserie known for being a free-spirited meeting place where artists and literary figures such as Hemmingway, Fitzgerald, Chagall, Picasso and Gertrude Stein who were looking for a safe haven for their progressive intellectual discussions, gathered. In fact, between the two wars, the entire Montparnasse area, where Le Select is located, was known as a sanctuary for creative and religious freedom and expression.  A respite from everyday life, The Select’s elegant yet approachable backdrop is perfect to enjoy the vibrant flavors of a seasonally inspired menu, and the most wonderful hand-crafted cocktails.

Enter The Select during one of our Happy Hours, Ladies Nights or Whiskey Wednesdays, and the excitement of the Roaring 20’s is back in full force.  In fact, just as Le Select was known for its late-night revelry, late nights on Fridays and Saturdays at The Select are buzzing with excitement.  

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Our covered parking deck offers 4 hours of complimentary parking and is just steps away from The Select's front door! Look for the signs that say "FREE PARKING" in our Parking Deck. Simply drive to the center of the deck and park in the Green area near Elevator Door 1.

If you use the City Springs Valet near our front door, we validate your ticket, and you will pay $5 instead of the usual $15. There are several spots above ground, where parking is always free, but the 2 hours policy is enforced.

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Executive Chef Julian Parker

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Everyday 5-10 PM

Imaginative Continental Cuisine with a French influence with popular entrees like Miso Sea Bass, Steak Frites, Faroe Island Salmon, Lamb Saddle, Pan Roasted Chicken, and more…

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Chef Julian Parker

Executive Chef

Julian Parker brings a wealth of multi-cultural culinary experience with him to the role of The Select’s Executive Chef. As a boy growing up in Medellin, Colombia, Julian began cooking at the age of 10 alongside his mother, a professional chef and caterer. And although he earned a degree in International Business, there was no denying his passion for cooking. After graduating college, Julian headed to Argentina to dive into their culinary scene...

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    1920s French Atmosphere
    with seating that opens to the park
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    A curated menu from the
    Olive Belt across Southern Europe
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    Wine and craft cocktails
    assembled from across the ages
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    The location - crossroads
    of all of Atlanta
    nd next to the Sandy Springs Performing Arts Center
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    Social distancing dividers
    between each table
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    Come and escape on our patio,
    and leave the rest to us
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    The Select is committed
    to bringing you
    the best dining experience
Ernest Hemingway with his second wife Pauline

Le select in paris

The Story of Our Name

The Select pays homage to Paris’ famed Le Select brasserie — the notable all-day gathering spot for artists and literary giants including Picasso, Hemingway, and Fitzgerald. Drawing inspiration from the Parisian restaurant, The Select will serve as a definitive neighborhood destination, inviting guests to share honest food, standout spirits and friendly conversation in a welcoming and relaxed setting.

Writer Earnest Hemingway wrote extensively about Le Select in his novels “The Sun Also Rises” and “A Moveable Feast” where all are welcome to enjoy good food, wonderful wine, and spirits, and engage in friendly conversation. Le Select is still open in Paris today!

In City Springs

Next to Sandy Springs
Performing Arts Center

In concert with the adjacent Sandy Springs Performing Arts Center we present our lighter interpretation of American and European cuisine in a timeless setting in the City Springs development.

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Why the Select?

Our focus is to provide a memorable dining experience in the absolute safest environment. If you are looking for a COVID-safe restaurant near you, you’ll find it at The Select. We have implemented every safety protocol imaginable, from temperature checks upon arrival, hand sanitizer located at each table, hand-crafted plexiglass partitions between tables that are spaced 8-10 feet apart, every employee in the restaurant wearing gloves and masks. And if you prefer to eat outdoors, our beautifully appointed, expansive patio is covered with huge umbrellas, making it ideal to enjoy almost year-round. With all of these safety practices in place, The Select is simply the ideal restaurant and lounge in Atlanta to enjoy the finest food along with a stellar wine list and inventive cocktail menu.

A Park & Free Parking? Yes!

Our guests enjoy strolling in the City Green Park with a cocktail or glass of wine as The Select restaurant is adjacent to the only open container park in the Atlanta area, serving the best cocktails in the vicinity.

Parking is complimentary at The Select. If you park in the over 1000 spaces in the underground deck, 2 hours are always complimentary, and if you’d like to extend your time at The Select, our host can validate your ticket for up to 4 hours of free parking. Simply drive to the center of the deck and park in the Green area near Elevator Door 1. If you use the City Springs Valet near our front door, we validate your ticket, and you will pay $5 instead of the usual $15. There are several spots above ground, where parking is always free, but the 2 hours policy is enforced.

The Select is located where Johnson Ferry, Mount Vernon, and Roswell roads meet.


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6405 Bluestone Road Suite 200
Sandy Springs, GA
Dinner Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Bar Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM – 12:00 AM

10:00 AM-3:00 PM