5 Places To Explore In Marietta When You Want To Be Alone

5 Places To Explore In Marietta When You Want To Be Alone

Marietta, Georgia is a vibrant city with so much to offer. We are lucky to have an array of annual festivals, free concerts, interesting attractions, and a variety of culinary experiences. Marietta Square is a perfect setting for memorable gatherings with friends and family. While the hustle and bustle of Marietta can be exciting; sometimes, one just wants to be alone in true Greta Garbo fashion. Here are 5 great places to be mysterious:

Lumiere Lounge, Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre

This beautiful 1920’s inspired cocktail lounge is a hidden jewel, located on the second floor of the Strand Theatre on the Marietta Square. Sink into one of the comfy settees or pose at a café table near a window. Enjoy classic cocktails served by a dapper and witty staff, take in the sounds of the resident piano man, and marvel at the black and white silent moving pictures. Check out the live pianist on Friday and Saturday nights at the Lumiere Lounge.

The Vineyard Café and Dinner Theatre

Perched above the Marietta Square, The Vineyard Café allows you to take in scenic views while lunching. Tasty café fare, high tea, and an attentive and jovial staff await you. Dinner Theatre is also an entertaining alternative for a fun yet reserved night out.

Studio Movie Grill Marietta

Truly escape and immerse yourself in the magic of the big screen! SMG Marietta is located off Roswell Road just beyond the Big Chicken. You may even catch Garbo in one of the special SMG Classics Series showings. Check out the full-service bar and grill or just order from a luxurious lounge recliner like the true royal you are.

Marietta’s New Theatre In The Square

What better way to get lost than with your friends at the theater? Marietta’s New Theatre In The Square is a first class team puts on quality productions that cover a range of topics. A little something for everybody, from comedy to drama, fills the black box venue located on Whitlock Avenue. Perfect spot to be engaged – with cultural arts!

Blue Mist Café & Lounge

Follow the blue glow to this modern lounge on Atlanta Street and appreciate the ambiance. Settle into a plush intimate booth, unwind with some live jazz, enjoy light bites and signature martinis, and ponder life all at the Blue Mist Café and Lounge.


Plan your next visit to Marietta. You can sneak away to one of these locations but know you can always cozy up back in your hotel room. Share your Garbo experiences with us by using the hashtag #VisitMariettaGA on social media.