About St. Cecilia
Executive Chef Craig Richards' culinary style is heavily influenced by the European coast. The menu features artisanal, hand made pasta, wood roasted fish, and locally sourced vegetables.
Mediterranean, Italian, Contemporary Italian
Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 2:30pm; Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 5:00pm -10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm
$31 to $50
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
We have valet parking. The drop off is in the turnaround in front of the restaurant.
Private Party Facilities:
We offer private buy out events, private dining up to 40 guests or large group dining for up to 50 guests in our main dining room.
Private Party Contact:
Kaylen Isabella: 4043555311x212
Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Farm to Table, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
Please contact Kaylen Isabella at email@example.com for special event information.
St. Cecilia Ratings and Reviews
Great experience. Food was wonderful. ...
Great experience. Food was wonderful. Soft she'll crab starter stunning. Only the kale salad fell short of superb and it was ok.
I've been here a few times, but this tim ...
I've been here a few times, but this time our waitress recommended the soft shell crab, which was amazing! The short rib agnolotti was also very good (as usual)! Swordfish was a little bit of a let down. I liked everything but the swordfish on the dish, but overall it was a great meal!
Superb. Wonderfully prepared eclectic t ...
Superb. Wonderfully prepared eclectic though straightforward cuisine. Knowledgable serving staff and creative wine list. I just took a friend from out of town for dinner, and he was so impressed he went back again the next night!
The waitress Alex was very good and very ...
The waitress Alex was very good and very helpful!!
Best restaurant in Atlanta! Octopus a ...
Best restaurant in Atlanta! Octopus appetitzer divine, Liver ravioli adventureous, dessers to die for
Good food and not outrageously priced. I ...
Good food and not outrageously priced. I like the seafood. I had the Bronzino. They filleted it for me but unfortunately a lot of bones were still in it. Service was spotty. Lots of time between our three courses. Desserts are very limited. I had the chocolate cake and it was OK. They only offer 3 desserts and some ice cream. I would expect those three desserts to be amazing. I would go back and see if I could have a better experience since it is a neighborhood restaurant for me.
Simply superb. Friendly and knowledgeabl ...
Simply superb. Friendly and knowledgeable wait staff, great presentation and food and a beautiful space.
Great food and drinks...the Sommelier wa ...
Great food and drinks...the Sommelier was very helpful as well!
Delicious food! Sophisticated but comfo ...
Delicious food! Sophisticated but comfortable ambience!
Business meal with clients in from NY. They commented that the restaurant is "trying hard" to emulate some of the trendy portion sizes in NY. The hamachi appetizer was basically a single sliver of fish and a marble sized melon ball. Really quite inadequate. All of the food was very fresh and tasty, nothing was delayed. Our waitress, Kimaya, did an outstanding job attending to us, guiding my guests through the menu and recommending a nice wine that did not break the bank.
Fabulous resturaunt and staff
This was my second time coming here and I love this place. The staff is always courteous and efficient. The decor is perfect for a night out on the town, first date or even Sunday brunch with the family. The dishes are always prepared well! I recommend this place to any and everyone I come in contact with!
ST. Cecilia is one of our favorite restaurants
I tend to eat the same things when I'm here because they have th best short rib ravioli in town. Appetizers are always great and the fish dishes are first rate. The restaurant does not disappoint .
I was expecting something more upscale when I made the reservation at this restaurant. It's got a cool vibe, good food and great service but it wasn't really that special. I got the impression that it's more popular for the bar & social scene than for the food or anything romantic. We got pasta and it was good but not great. I'd recommend this place for people who are going out with friends or on a more casual date. The decor is cool and the place is very open. But it isn't really a place for a romantic, intimate occasion.
Everyone in our party of four was pleased .
The monkfish was excellent and it is refreshing to know that one can find such good quality fish. The overall experience was most enjoyable!
St. Cecilia needs a prayer
I was very disappointed in the food at St. Cecilia. I liked the atmosphere and the service was good but the food was lackluster. My salad had a small blob of cheese and a few dandelion leaves and was not good. My husband got their version of a Ceasar salad and said it was ok. My flounder was good but was a very small portion of fish and a few salad leaves. He got a lobster dish that was just a mess to eat and was just fair. I was still so hungry that I ordered dessert which I never do and it was fair. My husband got the ricotta cheesecake and said it was like eating flavorless air. There are so many restaurants that are better than this overpriced place. I would never go back again but they probably don't care as they probably only do tourist business.
Great food & fantastic service!
The food and service were fantastic. I would definitely recommend checking St. Cecilia out!
My wife and I eat out quite a bit. After a recommendation from one of her co-workers we decided to try this restaurant out while in Atlanta for business. It was extraordinary. The pasta was fantastic - the agnolotti was sublime - as was the monkfish. Our server was attentive, and positive and extremely knowledgeable about the menu. All around wonderful experience...receives my highest recommendation.
Love this spot. My husband and I went an ...
Love this spot. My husband and I went and loved it.
A very nice modern designed restaurant. ...
A very nice modern designed restaurant. The food was great. Wonderful staff. Lots of fun and a romantic date night.
The service was impeccable.
The service was impeccable.
Could have been better
Overall we were very impressed with the restaurant's atmosphere and food, but our server left a lot to be desired. While other servers working tables near us offered exceptional service, explanations of the menu, helpful suggestions etc. Our server really missed an opportunity to sell us more. We would have bought multiple rounds of drinks (he never asked) and we would have bought sides to share (we didn't fully understand portion sizing, and he never offered or suggested them.) We could have asked for more, but we weren't going to beg. He generally seemed like he didn't want to be there, or at least not serving our table. I think we'd enjoy a return trip under different circumstances, but it certainly could have been better given the level of experience the prices would indicate.
Absolutely beautiful restaurant and food!
What a wonderful place! The food, service, and ambience is all spectacular. A real adventure all around. Highly, highly recommend!
Great Italian inspired seafood dishes.
This is only my second or third time going but every experience has been on point. All food was great. They also had a white wine blend from Booker Vineyards in Paso Robles that I have not had in a long in a long... MADE MY NIGHT!!
Should go often!
I have been to St Cecilia's several times. It is excellent always and has many vegetarian options. Check out the happy hour wine specials! Staff goes above and beyond.
Great food and bar scene
Our server was outstanding; she was helpful, competent, and added to our enjoyment of this special restaurant. We loved the "small portion" pasta offering, and the kale salad was terrific. A sophisticated, upscale restaurant, with a delicious and creative menu.
Gottago to St. Cecilia!
I love this place. We have been there for lunch about a dozen times and it is consistently fantastic! Drew took excellent care of us!
Good Choice for Business Lunch
Very close to our office so we can walk there and avoid traffic and not have to worry about parking. The food was good, the staff was friendly and engaging. Lively place during lunch but no too noisy so you can have a good conversation. We will definitely go back, perhaps the next time it will be for an after work dinner.
Great place for a birthday dinner
Took my girlfriend for her birthday. Had the oysters, chicken liver ravioli. Went well with the wine they suggested. It has a great trendy feel to it.
Excellent dining experience. On of the b ...
Excellent dining experience. On of the best meals we've had in Atlanta. Highly recommend the grilled octopus and the crispy red snapper.
The food is great. Would it kill y'all to smile?
Wonderful food served to you by people who look mildly annoyed you're there. I hosted a business dinner there. The service was OK. It progressively got better as it became obvious we were going to spend some money. Not that I think this place is overpriced - quite the opposite. We were a party of 6. A generous spread of apps, entrees for everyone, a couple of rounds of cocktails, two bottles of wines and a couple of desserts was about $600. I thought that was an excellent deal. Maybe that's why the staff looks so sullen? If they hiked their prices tips would be better? Still, this is one of my favorite places to go with a group even if we're the only ones smiling.
Very typical "Fry" establishment
Food was fine; service was great (always is). Found no reason to return; much rather go to the Optimist
We expected a nice romantic place. Not t ...
We expected a nice romantic place. Not the case. Business casual turned out to mean jeans and Tshirts VERY loud and crammed full of tables. Service was good. Food was good. Overall we didn't enjoy it. Probably not going back.
Great fun and eclectic atmosphere! A lit ...
Great fun and eclectic atmosphere! A little loud but great for large groups & families. Food & service outstanding!
Order the best breed chicken.
Best Breed Chicken entree is one of the best I have every had.
Fantastic Sunday evening dining experien ...
Fantastic Sunday evening dining experience.
Interesting combinations that result in ...
Interesting combinations that result in beautiful flavors. Highly recommend.
The entire experience was fantastic!
The entire experience was fantastic!
Great for night out with friends
Our waitress was very pleasant and knowledgeable about the menu. She was attentive and kept the courses coming at an appropriate pace. Highly recommend!
All of the pastas, especially the chicke ...
All of the pastas, especially the chicken liver raviolini, are delicious. I NEVER order chicken in restaurants, but our neighbor's looked so good I decided to try it. Possibly the best chicken I have ever had. Incredible service, great selection on the menu, excellent food.
This was my first time to St. Cecilia an ...
This was my first time to St. Cecilia and I'll definitely be back. The atmosphere was excellent, wine list extensive, and the food was amazing with a ton of options. Great place for a date!
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