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The Best Brunch Spots In Buckhead, Atlanta

The Best Brunch Spots In Buckhead, Atlanta

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Updated: 31 October 2016
The South has made a name for itself when it comes to some of the best cuisine in the continental United States. Atlanta, Georgia is the Southeastern hub of the nation: make your way towards Buckhead and experience a five star Southern breakfast in the heart of the South.

Buttermilk Kitchen

Buttermilk Kitchen is a casual street side restaurant specializing in breakfast food. Try the three-stack buttermilk pancakes, a traditional favorite, topped with maple syrup and a touch of butter. Get a bit more adventurous and pick Buttermilk Kitchen’s ‘Mexican scramble’ plate, including black beans, avocado crema, cilantro, radish, cotija cheese, and pico de gallo, all on soft corn tortillas.


Address & telephone number: Buttermilk Kitchen, 4225 Roswell Road, Atlanta, GA, USA, + 1 678 732 3274

Southern Art

Southern Art is located at the InterContinental Hotel. Headed up by the former personal chef to Oprah Winfrey, enjoy gourmet renditions of simple classics like macaroni and cheese and fried chicken.


Address & telephone number: Southern Art, 3315 Peachtree Road, Atlanta, GA, USA, + 1 404 946 9070

Flying Biscuit Cafe

Flying Biscuit is one of Atlanta’s favorite choices for breakfast. The restaurant prides itself on fluffy biscuits and killer grits. Once you grab a table, sit back and relax – the restaurant serves breakfast all-day. Try the classic ‘high flyer,’ which features two eggs, chicken sausage, heavenly grits, and an organic oatmeal pancake.


Address & telephone number: Flying Biscuit Café, 3515 Northside Parkway, Atlanta, GA, USA, + 1 404 816 3152

Corner Cafe

Corner Cafe is dedicated to the sale of bread and other pastry type goods. The restaurant also serves up quite a delicious breakfast – their barbecue shrimp and grits with chorizo is a dazzling take on a Southern classic, and many of their bagels, sandwiches, and baguettes are baked on the day. The sunlit restaurant is often crowded, buzzing with guests enjoying everything from eggs Benedict and coffee to brunch time paninis.


Address & telephone number: Corner Café, 3070 Piedmont Road, Atlanta, GA, USA, + 1 404 240 1978

Joy Cafe

Joy Cafe packs a flavorful culinary punch. Joy’s big berry Belgian waffle plate is topped with berries, banana, and maple syrup; the option to add thick-cut bacon and sausage is also a bonus. Joy Cafe also serves a crab cakes Benedict that is tough to top. On your way out, ask about Joy’s custom baked goods, prepared to your exact specifications, including cakes.


Address & telephone number: Joy Café, 316 Pharr Road, Atlanta, USA, + 1 404 816 0306

White House Restaurant

At White House Restaurant the food is cheap and well prepared. The menu offers bagels, croissants, eggs, lox, bacon, sausage and makes this venue a neighborhood favorite.


Address & telephone number: White House, 3172 Peachtree Road, Atlanta, GA, USA, + 1 404 237 7601

Bistro Niko

French-themed and full of flair, this upscale Buckhead serves brunch accompanied by live jazz. Try brioche French toast with apple-wood smoked bacon and warm maple syrup; the croque madame sandwich complete with glazed, grilled ham and sunny side egg; or the parfait santé adorned with layers and layers of freshly picked seasonal berries atop a delicious Greek yogurt base. Top it off with a coffee made with Pano’s Private Reserve beans. Bistro Niko exhibits a rich appreciation for French style cuisine, and from start to finish of your meal, it readily shows.


Address & telephone number: Bistro Niko, 3344 Peachtree Road, Atlanta, USA, + 1 404 261 6456