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Thumbs Up Diner

) #60 of 3,311 Restaurants in Atlanta American, Cafe,
573 Edgewood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312-1935
+1 404-223-0690
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“grits” (40 reviews)
“biscuits” (30 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
573 Edgewood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312-1935
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Reviewed yesterday

Stopped by here on the way to Krog St to see art work. There was a wait but it was Sunday afternoon. Well worth the time. Staff was very friendly all the way around! You have to try the potatoes...OMG. The french toast are huge....More

Thank DeshawnP
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a party of 5 at 2 on a Sunday. We waited for about an hour, which was to be expected, and it was well worth the wait. Everything we got was great: omelette (they are so generous with the cheese!), skillet heap (potatoes...More

Thank 3rh0
Reviewed 5 days ago

I first dined at Thumbs Up in East Point, then I dined at the Thumbs Up on Edgewood. Both times I got the same meal and was more than satisfied. I got the Seafood breakfast(fried catfish, shrimp & grits, and eggs). Here's their secret weapon,...More

Thank AlexisJCo
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is great. I would definitely recommend the shrimp and grits. Make sure you take cash though as they do not accept credit cards.

Thank MsTamu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this place on trip advisor while looking for breakfast on our way to the zoo! This is a neat little place to eat! I had the steak and eggs breakfast and it was wonderful, my boyfriend did the build your own and never...More

Thank Meghan M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff runs tight ship, but good service for a big group we went with. HUGE portions and one of the best omelettes I've ever had - loved the housemade biscuits as well. Definitely happy to have followed an online review and check it out!

Thank grudolph7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After finishing our tournament games for the day, a group of us found our stomachs having conversations. My choice when traveling is to eat local when possible, so I gathered a group of hungry stomachs and we went in search of a local establishment to...More

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yep, I definitely give this restaurant a thumbs up. We arrived early since we figured this was a popular restaurant and it paid off. We were seated right away and given an appropriate amount of time to look over the menu. The meals were made...More

Thank hdtrvlr
Reviewed 11 June 2017

"Multi-grain biscuits with homemade peach jam!" My foodie Atlanta friend was telling me about Thumbs Up as we discussed our plans for my visit to the city. We parked next to their garden of tomatoes and herbs. How fresh is that? I had the Farmer's...More

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This restaurant was recommended by my Google Map App... I'm so glad I listened. We were greeted by a friendly face at the door, promptly seated, Service was friendly, efficient and prompt. Coffee was great and the food even better... My only complaint... There isn't...More

Thank DPinnow
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 573 Edgewood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312-1935
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Old Fourth Ward
  • Neighbourhood: Old Fourth Ward
  • Phone Number: +1 404-223-0690
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