FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
When did the club officially open?
A: City Club of Buckhead opened its doors December 18, 2008.
There are a lot of great restaurants open to the public in the Buckhead area. Why should I pay an initiation fee and monthly dues to belong to a private club?
A: At the City Club of Buckhead, you will enjoy complimentary breakfast Monday through Friday, and you will be recognized by name every time you come to the club while experiencing exceptional cuisine with a consistent high level of personalized service. Other benefits include a variety of networking and social events, daily complimentary coffee and cookies in the Club foyer, conversational privacy at your table or private room, complimentary valet during lunch and dinner hours, free secured parking for you and your guests during member dining, no room rental fees, and a "No Waiting" reservation policy for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Beyond dining experiences, City Club of Buckhead, with its "LiveWell" concept, will work to make all aspects of your life easier and better!
What are a few of the services or benefits that truly separate City Club of Buckhead from other private clubs in town?
A: Its largest differentiating factor is the City Club of Buckhead Athletic Club & Spa; a 20,000 square foot athletic club, spa and pool accessible to all Resident members of the City Club of Buckhead. Additionally, state-of-the-art Audio/Visual equipment in all private rooms, as well as the Main Dining Room, all day menu service, complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the Club, concierge services, personal meal planning and preparation, and other services are available to members.
As a member, will I be subject to food & beverage minimums?
A: No, not at the City Club of Buckhead. Although many private clubs have a monthly or quarterly food & beverage minimum, we feel you should dine at the club because of the great menu selection and prices that accompany our outstanding food and attention to detail, not because you are required to.
I understand that the daily breakfast buffet is complimentary to Members, but does it just consist of bagels and coffee?
A: Most complimentary breakfast buffets would consist of a few small items, but we strive to provide our Members with the highest quality of food and service. Our daily breakfast buffet includes: a made-to-order egg and omelette station, fresh seasonal fruit, smoked salmon, muesli, granola, yogurt, sliced deli meats, smoked bacon, Canadian ham, maple sausage links, turkey bacon, turkey sausage, house-made bagels, pastries, muffins, croissants, cereals, cheese grits, breakfast potatoes, and either made-to-order waffles or pancakes.
Who serves on the Board of Governors at City Club of Buckhead?
A: The City Club of Buckhead has a Board of Governors whose primary purpose is to advise the club's management team and act as a liaison between members, the business community, and management. The Board consists of Mr. John Heagy, Chairman, Mr. Ken Ashley, Mr. Jim Munson, Mr. David Proulx, Mr. Steven Bontempi, Mr. Duncan Miller, Mr. Billy Lovett, Mr. Scott Martin, Dr. Rick Forbus, Mr. Gary Coulter, Mr. Jack Schreitmueller, Mr. Whit Blakeley, Ms. Lorraine Kelly, Mr. Adam Ghali, Mr. Phil Minnes, and Mr. Gene Wright.
What space does City Club of Buckhead occupy in the Atlanta Financial Center?
A: Between the City Club of Buckhead and the Athletic Club & Spa, over 36,000 square feet has undergone a $6.5 million renovation and transformation. The 18th and 19th floors of the East Tower consist of the Dining Club and Private Meeting Rooms, while the Athletic Club& Spa are located on the Terrace Level of the North Tower.
How does the membership application process work?
A: Contact the Membership Director, Amanda Flower, at 404.442.2678 or stop by the lobby of the East Tower of AFC where she will be happy to furnish you with a membership application and answer any questions that you may have. Upon receipt of your completed and approved application along with a check for the Initiation Fee, you will be issued a City Club of Buckhead membership card and a National Alliance of Private Clubs card (if applicable) and be eligible to take advantage of the many benefits of membership immediately.