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The Flying Biscuit Cafe - Midtown

1001 Piedmont Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30309-3730
+1 404-874-8887
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (42 reviews)
“biscuits” (273 reviews)
“chicken sausage” (53 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1001 Piedmont Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30309-3730
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fun little spot. Got us in quick and it was great food. Biscuits are amazing! Well worth the 2 block walk.

Thank Samm P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

First of all, parking can be somewhat of a challenge. Uber, however, can drop off on the corner. Walking into the restaurant, lots of bright colors (reminded me of mellow mushroom). Small, but cozy. Jimmy waited on us. Although, from some other review some customers...More

Thank AngieVStewart
Reviewed 1 week ago

shrimp and grits were amazing. Fried green tomatoes were terrific. Actually wanted another order. I also had the COKE BBQ glazed salmon salad which was also Yummy. The atmosphere is really casual, which is just what we were looking for. Walking distance to our hotel....More

Thank Lesley W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had biscuits (of course!) and their Mexican Eggs-travangza --or something close to that name. Eggs, nice spices and things in a burrito type roll-up. Really good and the creamy grits good, too. Close tables do not allow for any private conversation but food is...More

Thank pebbleskip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate way too much (the portions are really large) because it was just so good. The place is small but almost everything was delicious. I was not crazy about the breakfast potatoes, but the rest was so good I cannot bring myself to give...More

Thank FamilyTys
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast on our way to try on bridal gowns at Kelly's Closet (yes we found a dress, gorgeous). Breakfast was great, I enjoyed biscuits and their homemade chicken sausage. My daughter had the multi grain pancakes with peaches on the top. She...More

Thank lyndalou61
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good and so was their service. The wait to be seated wasn’t long and neither was waiting on our dishes. Customer service is great.

Thank Ranekia D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is very popular. We came for brunch on a Saturday and the waiting time to get in was 55 minutes! We took a long walk and came back, rather than go somewhere else. Just to check out this oft-mentioned place. And once seated...More

Thank UE_DC64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for brunch, late morning on a Friday. There was a line out the door, waiting for seats. Don't these people work?!?! After a very few minutes, we got in, sat down, and ordered from a busy, yet really nice waitress. Working or not, I...More

Thank RayB_OKI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Corrine visiting from France sampling a little 'flying' Southern breakfast. Excellent staff. Great food.

Thank SonnyandKelley
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 Piedmont Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30309-3730
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 404-874-8887
  • E-mail
In 1993, the first Flying Biscuit Café opened up in Atlanta, GA., and since its inception, the Candler Park & Midtown – the two "Original" locations have strived to give its customers everything from Southern favorites to vegan selections. By offering customers a healthy alternative, The Flying Biscuit Cafe is providing a variety of breakfast, lunch and dinner choices for customers living a healthier lifestyle. The Flying Biscuit Cafe, located in Candler Park & Midtown, is an eclectic neighborhood restaurant nationally recognized for its natural, hip cuisine and charming atmosphere. USA Today claims, “The biscuits are the best.” Gourmet states, “Wonderful southern food.” Rachael Ray’s $40 a Day program broadcasts, “Great food, great value.” This Atlanta institution is well-known for its unique Southern fare including The High Flyer, Egg-ceptional Eggs, Love Cakes, and of course, the biscuits. The two "Original" locations were founded in Atlanta in 1993, and has been an icon ever since.
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