According to Eater Atlanta, some restaurants across metro Atlanta are offering discounted meals and free shots.
- Noni's Deli, Sweet Auburn District, 357 Edgewood Ave. SE: 20% off for furloughed government employees with valid government ID.
- Sister Louisa's Church of the Living Room & Ping Pong Emporium, Old Fourth Ward, 466 Edgewood Ave. SE: Offering furloughed government workers a free Free Fireball Whiskey shot with valid government ID at its Oct. 2 Church Organ Karaoke night.