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Cafe 290 - Atlanta's Legend in Jazz
Atlanta's Legend in Jazz
290 Hilderbrand Dr NE
Atlanta, GA 30328
(404) 256-3942

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Cafe 290 - Atlanta's Legend in Jazz

Imagine the ideal venue where the cuisine is extraordinaire and quality live entertainment is hot. Welcome to Cafe 290, Atlanta's Legend in Jazz!At Cafe 290, we cater to the real Star... our customers where service is always our goal. Open 7 days a week from 6 p.m. until 2 a.m. When the music starts, the magic begins, with 290 degrees of live music by our all-star musicians. What's more, there are frequent cameo appearances by celebrities such as Jamie Foxx, Tyler Perry, Jennifer Holiday, LA Reid, the Ohio Players, Dave Chappelle, Chris Tucker and many other celebrities who drop in to relax or perform on a moment's notice.Located 1 mile outside Interstate 285 off Rosewell Road...finding us is as easy as clicking "Get Directions" from our website. Feel free to browse what is in store for you at Cafe 290 and we look forward to serving you tonight!For over 25 years, Cafe 290 has been internationally known as both the hottest and coolest place in Atlanta, all at the same time. "My goal is to take jazz to the maximum and expose the world to the best performers Atlanta has to offer," says owner John Scatena.Cafe 290 is the best known and is the most respected venue for mainstream, contemporary and funk jazz. There are also frequent cameo appearances by known national and international performers. Cafe 290 gained fame as one of only three jazz spots nationwide picked to unveil the U.S. Postal Service's Jazz Legends postage stamp.Featured on CNN, PBS series "Atlanta-at-Night," Cafe 290 has also hosted numerous movie and TV shows with it's atmosphere for jazz and dining which will give you an experience to remember.John Scatena concludes, "When the music starts, the magic begins!"


All-Star Performers
Cuisine Extraordinaire
Fine Jazz Paintings


Sunday : 6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Monday : 6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday : 6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday : 6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Thursday : 6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Friday : 6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday : 6:00 PM - 2:00 AM


Featuring Joe Grandson and his Big Band!


Cafe 290 inspires me! --- Tyler Perry
Cafe 290 is my favorite spot in Atlanta. I enjoy the music, food and especially the beautiful ladies. --- J. Anthony Brown
I loved sitting in with these great musicians --- Jamie Foxx
Thanks for keeping music live for all these years in Atlanta! --- LA Reid


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