Even if you’re not running in the AJC Peachtree Road Race, if you’re cheering on the runners with a drink in your hand, you’re still doing your part. Check out these restaurants on the race’s route that will be open early on the 4th of July.
10th and Piedmont. The eatery at the tail end of the race will start serving its brunch menu at 8 a.m. the day of the race.
991 Piedmont Ave NE, Atlanta. 404-602-5510, communitashospitality.com/10th-and-piedmont
Cook Hall. The restaurant will start serving its brunch menu, complete with brunch drinks, starting at 6:30 a.m. Check out the patio for the best view.
W Atlanta - Buckhead, 3377 Peachtree Road, Atlanta. 404-523-3600, cookhallatlanta.com/
Flying Biscuit. Order from the breakfast spot’s menu starting at 7 a.m.
1001 Piedmont Ave. NE, Atlanta. 404-874-8887, flyingbiscuit.com/locations-2/midtown/
Mellow Mushroom. Located at mile marker 4, Mellow Mushroom will serve up free pizza from the Mellow Mushroom Bake Bus starting at 7 a.m. Prefer to sit? The restaurant opens at 10 a.m.
1770 Peachtree St. NW, Atlanta. 404-687-4766, mellowmushroom.com/location/ga-atlanta-1770-peachtree-st-nw-30309/
Mourning Dove. The Shops Buckhead coffee shop will open at 7 a.m. the morning of the race, offering up coffee drinks and breakfast items.
3065 Peachtree Road, Atlanta. 404-835-2967, mourningdovecafe.com.
Shake Shack. Proving it’s never too early for a burger, Shake Shack at Shops Buckhead will open at 8:30 a.m. serving a limited menu including Shandys.
3035 Peachtree Road NW, Atlanta. 470-809-9201, shakeshack.com/location/atlanta-ga/
Tavernpointe. Look for some special brunch items in addition to the restaurant’s regular lunch menu beginning at 7 a.m.
1545 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. 404-549-3954, tavernpointemidtown.com/
The Whitley. The hotel at the race’s starting line is celebrating with a Party on Peachtree starting at 7 a.m. and featuring a DJ on the terrace overlooking the start line, with a grab-and-go breakfast menu with cold-press juice bar. A Bloody Mary and Sparkle Bar starts at 9 a.m., and a breakfast buffet will be available inside for $34.
3434 Peachtree Road NE, Atlanta. 404-240-7035, thewhitleyhotel.com
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