The Best Breakfast Restaurants in Atlanta

The OpenTable Team

Atlanta, Georgia has many major attractions, awesome outdoor explorations and a bustling downtown, rich with southern charm. Whether you head to the Georgia Aquarium, visit the National Center for Civil and Human Rights or soak up the sunshine at Centennial Olympic Park, you’ll find plenty of things to do here. And with a constant influx of new restaurants and innovative chefs, Atlanta might just be the American South’s new foodie capital. Whether on the hunt for trendy gastronomic delights, exotic ethnic cuisine or fare from a food truck, Atlanta has got you covered. But where are the smartest, savviest diners eating when it comes to breakfast? We’ve pulled data from thousands of restaurants to find the top spots among OpenTable's most expert, seasoned diners. Check out our Tastemaker List to find out where you can get the best breakfast in Atlanta.

Restaurants:Nana's Chicken-N-Waffles, Astor Court, True Food Kitchen - Atlanta
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Breakfast, American
Neighborhoods:Conyers, Buckhead

Nana's Chicken-N-Waffles

$$$$·Breakfast·
Conyers
25 reviews
  • Comfort Food
  • Casual
  • Great for Brunch
This popular spot’s exterior might blend in with countless quick breakfast options if not for the large red banner out front. There's a hip feeling on the inside thanks to the blacRead more
100% recommended
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Astor Court

$$$$·American·
Buckhead
559 reviews
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Quiet Conversation
  • Special Occasion
This café is located in The St. Regis Atlanta, so people know they can expect a heightened level of class from their visit. The dining sets look like they were pulled from a luxuryRead more
100% recommended
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True Food Kitchen - Atlanta

$$$$·American·
Buckhead
1,629 reviews
  • Organic
  • Healthy
  • Great for Lunch
It’s hard to imagine a true Southern breakfast that’s also healthy, but True Food Kitchen manages to pull it off. There are vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options, and the menuRead more
92% recommended
Healthy in Atlanta / Georgia

Anis Cafe and Bistro

$$$$·French·
Buckhead
3,620 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Great for Lunch
Even though many call it one of the most romantic eateries in Atlanta, this converted house offers a brunch menu that satisfies even the individual breakfast cravings of those who Read more
95% recommended
Outdoor Dining in Atlanta

Tiny Lou's - Hotel Clermont

$$$$·French American·
Virginia Highland
971 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
It’s hard to imagine getting one of the best breakfasts in Atlanta at a hotel, but that’s exactly what Tiny Lou’s in the Hotel Clermont accomplishes. This French-American brasserieRead more
96% recommended

Buckhead Diner - PRIORITY SEATING

$$$$·American·
Buckhead
5,035 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Comfort Food
  • Casual
Those who frequented diners in the 1960’s will be thrust back to their past — and those who only saw them in Back to the Future will enjoy a bit of film nostalgia. The Airstream-liRead more
93% recommended
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Bistro Niko

$$$$·Contemporary French·
Buckhead
7,279 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Parisian art, grand ceilings, and a patio that overlooks Peachtree are just part of what gives this restaurant the appearance of Paris being thrust directly into Georgia. Meats hanRead more
97% recommended
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Seasons 52 - Perimeter

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Dunwoody
5,551 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Some restaurants appeal to earlier times, but Seasons 52 lives it. Menu offerings are dictated by the local farmers market, and food is prepared with rustic cooking techniques. OutRead more
98% recommended
Healthy in Atlanta

Java Jive Coffee House And Cafe

$$$$·American·
Old Fourth Ward
Antique décor and a dapper gent painted on the exterior combine with '50s-style seating and signage to create a retro-chic atmosphere that’s lasted for a quarter-century. To round Read more
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The Silver Skillet

$$$$·American·
Midtown
What could possibly bring two celebrities as dissimilar as Clint Eastwood and Ferrell together? The breakfast at the Silver Skillet. In fact, the diner has been featured in severalRead more
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Poor Calvin's

$$$$·Fusion / Eclectic·
Midtown
4,590 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
It’s not easy to be completely original when striving to provide the best breakfast in Atlanta. After all, there’s only so many Southern staples. The owner of Poor Calvin’s, howeveRead more
97% recommended

Le Bilboquet - Atlanta

$$$$·French·
Buckhead
1,771 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
This upscale French bistro has everything one would expect from a fancy eatery in Paris or Bordeaux. The yellow wine cart, the unique paintings, and even the outdoor heating pillarRead more
95% recommended

Apron

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Airport / College Park
164 reviews
  • Business Meals
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Bar Seating
Guests of this restaurant often brag about how much fun they have at the open-air rooftop bar. Even with this being a definite benefit, it’s simply impossible to overlook Apron’s cRead more
83% recommended

The Brunch Cabana

$$$$·Breakfast·
Downtown
7 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Casual
  • Quick Bite
The indoor banner proclaims, “Eat Local, Eat Well,” and that’s exactly what this eatery aims to help patrons accomplish. Food is sourced from local vendors and brunch is offered alRead more
100% recommended
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Lure - Atlanta

$$$$·Seafood·
Midtown
2,870 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
This eatery is located in a converted 1920's bungalow, and it pulls off the appearance of a seaside fish house with ease. The interior has plenty of natural lighting and an ambiancRead more
97% recommended
Seafood in Atlanta / Georgia

Corner Cafe - PRIORITY SEATING

$$$$·American·
Buckhead
802 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Great for Lunch
  • Casual
Many people have walked by this European-style bakery — having had no intention of visiting — only to be dragged in by the smell of freshly brewed coffee and baking bread. The terrRead more
87% recommended
Great for Brunch in Atlanta / Georgia
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Park 75

$$$$·American·
Midtown
656 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Bar Seating
On the second floor of the Four Seasons Hotel in Midtown rests Park 75. It’s one of the premier fine dining experiences in Atlanta, and celebrities the world over have answered itsRead more
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