When the weather turns cooler, a comforting bowl of soup can hit the spot! Visit or order delivery at one of these popular Atlanta eateries for their most slurp-worthy menu items.

Souper Jenny

Order at the counter in this casual chic spot that’s one of our top picks for top mommy and me lunch spots. The menu changes daily and the restaurant uses local produce from area farms. As you might guess from the name, the soups here are top notch: brisket chili, dad’s turkey chili and chicken tortilla all have loyal followings. Five locations.

Breadwinner Café and Bakery

Gluten-free and vegan soup options abound here in a casual setting with at-the-counter service. Try the turkey chili, tomato basil bisque or chicken and rice soups. Beyond the bowl, the freshly made sandwiches and salads are flavorful and fresh. Also, the breads here are outstanding, and you’ll want to bring home a loaf of pumpkin, banana or cranberry-orange bread to have for breakfast the next day. Sandy Springs and Dunwoody.

Fresh to Order

Dip into chef-inspired homemade soups like wild mushroom and tomato bisque alongside paninis, burgers and salads at this quick service healthy food spot. The cozy atmosphere’s highlights are the comfy booths and open kitchen where you can watch food being prepared. You can order a Family Style Meal to please everyone for pick up or delivery. Six locations.

Yeero Village

Opa! Lively Greek music greets diners as they make their way to the counter, past the dessert case and hot specials. Gyros (phonetically spelled ‘yeero,’ the restaurant’s name inspiration) are popular lunch and dinner choices, along with big salads and fluffy pita with hummus. Warm up with the Greek lemon chicken soup, which is flavorful and bright, especially on a cold winter day. Or grab a lentil soup or Soup of the Day. Roswell.

Taqueria del Sol

An Atlanta institution for nearly 20 years serves up a huge selection of inventive tacos and enchiladas. Don’t miss out on the shrimp corn chowder, which has devoted fans all over the metro area, or warm up with the pork green or beef red chilis. Four locations.

General Muir

This NYC-style deli does bagels right (hand-rolled and boiled) with lox and a schmear of cream cheese, of course. And if you’re craving matzoh ball soup, this is the best bowl in Atlanta. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, the restaurant’s name comes from the ship that brought the owner’s mother and grandparents, Holocaust survivors, to New York in 1949. Emory Point and Sandy Springs.

Tin Drum Asian Kitchen

Inspired by the street-side cafes of Asia, Tin Drum is a fast casual restaurant with noodles, stir fry, curries and rice bowls on the menu. The flavorful coconut soup, served with or without chicken, is creamy and not-too-spicy for young taste buds. Most locations have a kids eat free day. 10 locations.


This fresh and healthy food spot has soups, salads, sandwiches, breakfast items and more. Soup options include mushroom and wild rice; turkey chili; coconut chicken and rice; vegan split pea and lentil and more. Midtown and Uptown.

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