Photo: Courtesy of Sean Spalding
Photo: Courtesy of Sean Spalding

Best brunch dish in Atlanta | Best of Atlanta

Does the thought of brunch make you feel all warm and fuzzy inside? This is precisely why the Comfy Chicken Biscuit at Home Grown is the Best of Atlanta top choice, as voted by our readers. If you've ever had this soul-soothing dish, then you know what all the fuss is about. Next time you order this fluffy buttermilk biscuit topped with sausage gravy and fried chicken, be sure to punch the wall counter near the register which tallies up all of the Comfy Chicken Biscuits ever sold.

If your sweet tooth aches for something decadent, look no further than the second place winner at, Buttermilk Kitchen's Angel Food Cake French Toast. This dish is soaked in strawberry syrup and topped with whipped cream cheese, candied almonds and mint. The angel food cake absorbs the syrup like a perfect sponge, creating a symphony of flavor.

At third place, but no less delicious, is the shrimp and grits dish at Sun In My Belly. This hidden gem will light up your world in more ways than one, so head on over soon to explore their full menu. 

Tied for fourth place are the Smoked Salmon Eggs Benedict at Canoe in Cobb County and Meggxican Wrap at Flying Biscuit Cafe

All of our nominees were chosen because they are the best of the best, so you'd be missing out if you didn't eat your way through each of them. Here are the other must-order dishes for brunch enthusiasts: Foul Play Sweet Potato Waffles at Folk Art, Creole Omelet at Serpas and the Benedict Burger at West Egg Cafe

Whether you love the not-so-typical brunch options or the worthy of rolling out of bed breakfasts, Atlanta doesn't disappoint in the dining department. Looking for something new? Here are 5 new places to eat around town.

Don't miss the AJC food team's dining guide on April 15, dedicated completely to brunch in Atlanta

Read about our other Best of Atlanta winners and nominees here. 

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