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Landmark Diner

Category: Local instutution
Summary: Great diner food, consistently excellent service.


Landmark Diner is a very well-known Buckhead spot.  It has all the usual diner trademarks: shiny exterior, large menu, generous portions, open 24 hours. But it also offers some upscale features; its liquor collection, for example, seems to be quite extensive.

I've eaten at Landmark several times over the past few years. On my previous visit I discovered the vegetable soup, so that's what I had again this time.  The photo shows my soup and salad order---that's a small salad but it seemed plenty big to me. The soup is a treat.  It's filled with all sorts of vegetables and has a very rich base.  I used the wonderful bread to sop it up. The salad was also excellent, particularly the dressing. On my previous visit, I made this mistake of ordering this soup with a large Greek salad, thinking that the soup wouldn't be enough. That salad was huge and filled with all sorts of great things (although I must admit that it was a lettuce salad and not a true Greek mother's salad).

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