Dine on down-home brunch at The Southern Gentleman on New Year’s Day

The Buckhead gastropub is once again hosting brunch on a weekday holiday

What to Know About the History of Brunch The word "brunch"— a blend of "breakfast" and "lunch"— first appeared in an 1895 Hunter's Weekly article by British author Guy Beringer. It reportedly caught on in the U.S. in the 1930s. Celebrities making transcontinental train trips often stopped in Chicago for a late morning meal. Hotels championed brunch since most restaurants were closed on Sundays. Soon, eateries began offering drinks, including now-signature brunch cocktails like bloody marys and mimosas. Ca

If you missed out on the weekday Christmas Eve brunch at The Southern Gentleman, the Atlanta eatery is offering it again.

This time, the usual weekend brunch is held on New Year’s Day Wednesday. Once you roll out of bed, visit from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. to help recover from your New Year’s Eve festivities.

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The menu will include TSG’s usual breakfast and lunch fusion fare. Bartenders will serve mimosas and bloody Mary's and guests can choose from dishes including a sweet potato cheddar biscuit, a brulee'd grapefruit and a skillet cinnamon roll.

Once the clock strikes 4 p.m., dinner will be served until 11 p.m. So if you’d rather eat a supper including rainbow trout and the oxtail marmalade-covered TSG Burger, rest up until later in the day.

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The Buckhead gastropub's first meal of the new year will follow the menu offered on New Year's Eve. Those dining on the night of Dec. 31 can expect to enjoy an appetizer of deviled eggs filled with caviar and creme fraiche before consuming a three-course meal.

New Year's Day Brunch

11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Wednesday, Jan. 1

The Southern Gentleman, 3035 Peachtree Rd NE, Ste A208, Atlanta, Georgia 30305