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Atlanta Best Brunch Restaurants


The most versatile—and decadent—meal of the week, brunch with family and friends is a great way to enjoy gourmet food on a laid-back weekend. Linger over strawberry waffles, have a hearty starter of an omelet with crispy bacon, sip a glass of Champagne, or dive into a succulent plate of crabs' legs. Anything goes at this not-quite-breakfast, not-quite-lunch event. We've done the legwork for you, so just sit back, relax, and search our list of the best brunch restaurants in Atlanta.

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Buckhead Bread Company & Corner Cafe Breakfast
12/20
3070 Piedmont Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30305
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Buckhead's denizens hold early morning chow meetings at this modern café, then come back for leisurely weekend brunch. More...

Buttermilk Kitchen American
13/20
Dining Room at Buttermilk Kitchen, Atlanta, GA 4225 Roswell Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30342
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Breakfast, brunch and lunch crafted with quality ingredients and skilled execution. More...

Cafe Lily Mediterranean
13/20
The Shops at 308 West Ponce
308B W. Ponce de Leon Ave.
Decatur, GA 30030
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The flavors of the Mediterranean are the focus at this neighborhood establishment. More...

The Café American
No Rating
Dining Room at The Café, Atlanta, GA The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead
3434 Peachtree Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30326
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The Café proves that hotel dining can be warm, intimate and contemporary. More...

Canoe Modern American
15/20
Dining Room at Canoe, Atlanta, GA 4199 Paces Ferry Rd. NW
Atlanta, GA 30339
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Canoe occupies a location that, besides being beautiful, also is historic. More...

Chicken and the Egg Southern
13/20
Dining Room at Chicken and the Egg, Marietta, GA Burnt Hickory Village Shopping Plaza
800 Whitlock Ave., Ste. 124
Marietta, GA 30064
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Southern traditions benefit from Marc Taft's farm-to-plate philosophy. More...

Empire State South Southern
14/20
999 Building
999 Peachtree St. NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
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With Empire State South, Hugh Acheson explores his singular take on Southern food. More...

Folk Art Southern
11/20
465 N. Highland Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
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Alive with neighborhood buzz, Folk Art cooks egg dishes all day. More...

Graft American Regional
13/20
Dining Room at Graft, Grayson, GA 516 Grayson Hwy.
Grayson, GA 30017

In an historic Grayson house, Ashley and Seth Clemence’s Graft specializes in farm-to-table dining. More...

Horseradish Grill Southern
13/20
4320 Powers Ferry Rd. NW
Atlanta, GA 30342
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Explore Southern fare from the coast to the bayou at this contemporary restaurant. More...

Ink & Elm American Regional
14/20
Dining Room at Ink & Elm, Atlanta, GA Emory Village
1577 N. Decatur Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
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Ink & Elm offers two levels of from-scratch fare: sophisticated in the dining room and casual in the tavern. More...

La Tavola Trattoria Italian
No Rating
Dining Room at La Tavola Trattoria, Atlanta, GA 992 Virginia Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA 30306
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Robust, home-style Italian fare draws local denizens. More...

Livingston Restaurant + Bar American
14/20
Dining Room at Livingston Restaurant + Bar, Atlanta, GA The Georgian Terrace
659 Peachtree St. NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
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Former Atlanta Mayor Livingston Mims, famous for his hospitality and love of food and wine, is honored in the name of this restaurant. More...

Local Three Kitchen & Bar American
13/20
The Forum at the Piazza at Paces
3290 Northside Pkwy.
Atlanta, GA 30327

Three restaurant-savvy locals find comfort in regionally produced ingredients and do them justice on the plate. More...

Murphy's American
14/20
997 Virginia Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA 30306

This multi-use establishment links casual fine dining, a bakery, a retail wine shop and a wine bar. More...

No 246 Restaurant Italian
14/20
Dining Room at No 246 Restaurant, Decatur, GA 129 E. Ponce de Leon Ave.
Decatur, GA 30030
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For high-end comfort food, Decatur's No 246 is a classy yet casual source. More...

One Eared Stag Contemporary
14/20
Dining Room at One Eared Stag, Atlanta, GA 1029 Edgewood Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
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Some of the city's most inventive, out-of-the-box cooking. More...

Park 75 Restaurant Contemporary
15/20
Dining Room at Park 75 Restaurant, Atlanta, GA Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta
75 14th St.
Atlanta, GA 30309
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Elegant, tranquil surroundings are the perfect environment for elegant food deftly served, the standard at Park 75. More...

Radial Cafe American Regional
12/20
Dining Room at Radial Cafe, Atlanta, GA 1530 DeKalb Ave. NE, Ste. G
Atlanta, GA 30307
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Owners Frank Bragg and Keith Austin are passionate about the environment and the farm-to-table experience. More...

Ria's Bluebird Breakfast
12/20
421 Memorial Dr. SE
Atlanta, GA 30312
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Rise and shine whenever you like: Ria’s Bluebird does breakfast all day until closing at 3 p.m. More...

Seed Kitchen & Bar Contemporary
14/20
Dining Room at Seed Kitchen & Bar, Marietta, GA Merchants Walk
1311 Johnson Ferry Rd., Ste. 504
Marietta, GA 30068

Seed and its attached Stem Wine Bar give chef Doug Turbush a fine stage for showcasing his culinary skills. More...

South City Kitchen Southern
14/20
Dining Room at South City Kitchen, Atlanta, GA 1144 Crescent Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
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Savor the flavors of the South as you nibble your way through this inventive yet classic menu. More...

Southern Art & Bourbon Bar Southern
14/20
Dining Room at Southern Art & Bourbon Bar, Atlanta, GA InterContinental Buckhead
3315 Peachtree Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30326

Southern fare becomes the focus for inventive comfort cooking. More...

Watershed on Peachtree Southern
No Rating
Dining Room at Watershed on Peachtree, Atlanta, GA The Brookwood
1820 Peachtree Rd. NW
Atlanta, GA 30309
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Ensconced in The Brookwood high-rise condominium, Watershed on Peachtree offers farm-to-table cooking. More...

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