July 4, 2018 Atlanta - Runners approach Cardiac Hill during the AJC Peachtree Road Race on Wednesday, July 4, 2018. HYOSUB SHIN / HSHIN@AJC.COM
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Where to watch, eat and drink during the 2019 AJC Peachtree Road Race

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.

1001 Piedmont Ave. NE, Atlanta. 404-874-8887, flyingbiscuit.com/locations-2/midflyingbiscuit.com/locations-2/midtown

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, 

shakeshack.com/

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