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“Good Grub”
Review of Thumbs Up Diner

Thumbs Up Diner
Ranked #16 of 4,147 Restaurants in Atlanta
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: USD 1 - USD 20
Cuisines: American, Diner
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Good for: Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch
Neighbourhood: Old Fourth Ward
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Happens to visit M.L.Kings Home and the Civil Rights Museum and found by chance 10 min walk away a really yummy diner! Food service and charm all excellent in a real live Diner, very reasonable and delicious, well worth a visit!

Thank lyndahyman
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

One of our friends turned us onto this place. Its cash only, but they have an ATM on premises. They don’t take reservations so it’s first come first served which is nice. The service was fantastic, it’s like she read our minds on when we wanted things and made great suggestions. The pecan pancakes are to die for, best cheese grits I’ve ever had and they have cream cheese scrambled eggs which are out of this world! Also the chicken and waffles were amazing!

Thank makeurowndstny
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

On our way to the Martin Luther King Historical Park looking for breakfast and found this gem. Parking is limited, place is busy because the food is GOOD! Note, CASH ONLY

Thank Nick K
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

It seems everyone in Atlanta know Thumbs Up Diner. I found it while searching for a place for lunch near the Martin Luther King Historic District. Everyone there was enthusiastic about our choice but were also quick to remind us that the restaurant is cash only. It is not a place aimed at tourists as it is a bit off the beaten trail. All that said, the food is plentiful and hearty and the service is good. We had breakfast food for lunch but the lunch plates around us looked good too. Try their version of breakfast potatoes for sure. That was our favorite part of the meal. The crispy parts were delicious.

Thank klmaestra
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

I came here with my girlfriend about a week ago, and after looking at Yelp and Trip Advisor pictures, we were on the fence about coming here. Wow! What a fantastic little gem! I couldn't believe how good the food was, and we had to walk around for a while to work off some of our meal. We love to Instapark and then explore the city, and this was a great place to start our adventure.

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Thank ilikecyan
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