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Thumbs Up Diner

826 Marietta St NW, Atlanta, GA 30318-5573
+1 404-745-4233
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“biscuits” (18 reviews)
“pancakes” (7 reviews)
“french toast” (5 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
826 Marietta St NW, Atlanta, GA 30318-5573
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Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Great food and hospitality. Visiting from NJ and was not disappointed! Pancakes, biscuits, grits, omelets....everything was great!

Thank Leslie B
Reviewed 20 July 2018

The Thumbs Up Diner has truly excellent breakfasts! I have never been to a location other than White Way in College Park near the airport nor had anything other than breakfast, but it is very good. I fly in and out of Hartsfield in the...More

Thank Cheda M
Reviewed 14 July 2018

The boyfriend and I went here for a diner breakfast and were not disappointed. I have the french toast with strawberries which was amazing - perfect french toast. Thick slices of challah bread, light and fluffy - to die for! Boyfriend had the chicken and...More

Thank Rachelle M
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Walked over from Tech for some coffee. This place is cash only, but they make that very clear before you walk in. Coffee was very weak, not much taste. Food appeared good based on what we saw coming out. We would try it again, hopefully...More

Thank SunnyWX
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Good breakfast... had the skillet heap. Coffee was good, grits were good... what else has to be said!

Thank kennethpZ9878LJ
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

My family and I had a great lunch. Fish tacos, chicken and waffles, and shrimp and grits. All delicious. Our friends had burgers and sandwiches and enjoyed them too. It’s all cash. Worth a visit.

Thank John H
Reviewed 14 March 2018

It's a great mix of a breakfast diner that is more on the healthy side than a greasy spoon diner...but it still has that awesome authentic feel. It gets crowded so prepare to wait during peak times. Cash only so bring cash (or use the...More

Thank Chia404
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Food was great. Wait was long. Waitress was not a happy camper. The guacamole made everything all the better! ;)

Thank ramona0101
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Good food, the wait wasn't too long, and the prices weren't too high. The servers were especially pleasant. Note: You can only pay cash.

Thank 9Superstar9
Reviewed 23 January 2018

I always get the Fish and Grits ($10.79). The fish is a huge catfish filet that comes with a biscuit, eggs, and grits. I can't finish the grits but it's delicious. My husband gets that sometimes, or will get another breakfast. He has found several...More

Thank CaptTrouble
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 826 Marietta St NW, Atlanta, GA 30318-5573
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 404-745-4233
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