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.
R. Thomas. The vegetarian restaurant is open 24 hours, so swing by as early as you want to grab a prime seat.
1812 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. 404-881-0246, rthomasdeluxegrill.net/
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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