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Ria's Bluebird

#118 of 3,244 Restaurants in Atlanta
Certificate of Excellence
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Grant Park
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421 Memorial Dr SE, Atlanta, GA 30312-2207
+1 404-521-3737
08:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 15:00
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Atlanta, Georgia
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393 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We arrived at Ria's at 8:25 on a Saturday morning and all the tables inside were taken. I added our name to the list and we waited for 5 minutes before we were seated in the enclosed, heated, covered porch out back. The music was pretty loud, but we could have a conversation. I had banana and pecan pancakes with... More 

Thank ahmonroe5
New York
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had to wait a pretty long time. But the wait was well worth it! The pancakes with the bananas was SO good!! The food was fresh and so well made. I actually had a chance to speak with the chef/cook. The staff and workers were very gracious and I loved the atmosphere.

Thank Yessam2000
Oklahoma City
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104 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well, how could you resist having pancakes which The NY Times declared as the best? Somehow we timed our visit perfectly and didn't have to suffer waiting outside. The bacon and sausage are divine.

Thank 2653adele
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the shrimp and grits, which were too soupy for my taste and a bit bland. I had high hopes for this dish when I read the menu, but the delivery was subpar. The poblano peppers were nice, but they seemed to add too little to the overall "blah" dish. The other entrees at my table seemed OK, but... More 

Thank Jab1776
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131 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'd give this a 5 if not for the rude hostess at the front door. I enjoyed my vegetarian dish the Huevos, Grilled blue corn tortillas with black or pinto beans, topped with white cheddar, 2 eggs fried, salsa verde & sour cream. Was excellent and huge I took some home and had for supper. We enjoyed a cup of... More 

Thank Jazzie D
Lawnside, New Jersey
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35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just ate brunch here with a friend of mine. I had shrimp & grits which was absolutely delicious. My friend had a fried tempeh dish. She said it was good as well. We shared pancakes because we'd heard so many great things about them. They were delicious as well. The wait was about 20-30 mins and well worth it. I... More 

Thank OkomfoAdwoa
Atlanta, Georgia
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104 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Lots of people rave about this place. Not sure I understand why, but the food and service were fine though unremarkable.

Thank littlerocky5
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85 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped by here Christmas Eve right at their time of opening... 8 am sharp...Within 10 minutes the restaurant was almost at max capacity. I had the pancakes and yes the reviews are true....They are very delicious! I also had a side of SOY sausage. It was great! My friend had the Frittata which was fresh and delicious. Our food... More 

Thank TravelNurse123
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

It was so crowded when we arrived that we didn't see the small sign on the hours of operation on the window. We didn't notice other customers had left and were lost in our conversation. The light skinned waitress with red boots yells from the register at me asking if I wanted a to go cup. I was confused and... More 

Thank Carmita D
Petersburg, Virginia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Was visiting for thanksgiving holiday and figured we would try something different. The pancakes were the best I've ever had! Triple stack of chocolate chip will have you in a coma! Do yourself a favor and try them!

Thank brobinson515

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
American, Cafe, Diner, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 421 Memorial Dr SE, Atlanta, GA 30312-2207
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Grant Park
  • Neighbourhood: Grant Park
  • Phone Number: +1 404-521-3737

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?