Nick Love wants to merge hip-hop with his love of food with ATL Bite Life. With Atlanta being one of the top cities for music industry parties, there will be dozens of hip-hop gatherings during the summer.

“When it comes to evaluating which Atlanta restaurants have the best patios, there are always three things to consider; food, location and social scenery,” Love says.

Love provides his thoughts on the top five summer restaurant patios in Atlanta.

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