Maybe you’re not actually running the AJC Peachtree Road Race this year, but you can still cheer runners on while enjoying breakfast or a drink from one of these restaurants along the route.
Flying Biscuit. Order breakfast, complete with the restaurant’s famous biscuits, starting at 7 a.m.
R. Thomas. The restaurant is open 24 hours, but get there between 6-10:30 a.m. for their early bird specials.
R. Thomas, 1812 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. 404-881-0246, www.rthomasdeluxegrill.net/
Mellow Mushroom. The restaurant will hand out free PBRs and pizza slices as the race passes by from about 7-8:30 a.m.
1770 Peachtree St. NW, Atlanta. 404-687-4766, mellowmushroom.com/location/ga-atlanta-1770-peachtree-st-nw-30309/
Tavernpointe. The patio will open at 8 a.m. with a DJ, and free tacos will be handed out to runners.
1545 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. 404-549-3954, tavernpointemidtown.com/
10th and Piedmont. The eatery at the tail end of the race will start serving its brunch menu at 7 a.m. the day of the race.
991 Piedmont Ave NE, Atlanta. 404-602-5510, 10thandpiedmont.com/
Shake Shack. The burger chain will open an hour early in honor of the race.
3035 Peachtree Rd NE A146, Atlanta. 470-809-9201,
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