Your spectator's guide to watching the 2021 AJC Peachtree Road Race in MidtownATL

 

The 2021 version of the Peachtree Road Race will feature two days of back-to-back races, both Saturday, July 3 and Sunday, July 4. The race starts both days at 6:30 this year so get up early to cheer on the competitors, and find good times near the race route for Breakfast and Brunch in Midtown! Here's a list of places open early where you can catch the action early or linger longer, with helpful info to make it easy to plan your morning in the district. Let's go! 

 

Starbucks at Colony Square

#1

1197 Peachtree St NE
#5150
Atlanta, GA 30309

Saturday: Opens 7:30am
Sunday: Opens 7:30am

Popular Seattle-based coffeehouse chain known for its signature roasts, light bites and WiFi availability.

starbucks.com

 

Chick-fil-A at Colony Square

#2

1175 Peachtree St NE
Ste. 110
Atlanta, GA 30361

Saturday: Opens 8:00am
Sunday: Closed

Popular fast-food chain serving chicken sandwiches, strips & nuggets along with salads & sides.

chick-fil-a.com

 

Joy Cafe

#3

1100 Peachtree St NE
Ste. 110
Atlanta, GA 30309

Saturday: Opens 8:30am
Sunday: Opens 8:30am

Traditional southern food combined with rural european recipes, made with the latest in avant-garde techniques to create a truly unique cafe experience.

joycafeatl.com

 

Sugar Factory

#4

1080 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

Saturday: Opens 9am
Sunday: Opens 9am

Sugar Factory is known the world over for its celebrity-endorsed Couture Pops, which have turned sweets into the latest designer accessory.

sugarfactory.com

 

Savi Provisions

#5

988 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

Saturday: Opens 8am
Sunday: Opens 8am

Savi Provisions is a neighborhood destination that sells locally-sourced gourmet and organic foods, fine wines and spirits, with a generous environment to sample and celebrate the fruits of everyone's labors.

saviprovisions.com

 

Hudson Grille

#6

942 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

Saturday: Opens 9am
Sunday: Opens 9am

Looking for a sports bar in Atlanta? You want it, we’ve got it: burgers, steaks, fresh seafood, wings, huge draft selection, our legendary $3 shorties, full bars, party rooms, UFC, boxing, way too many TV’s and EVERY game!

hudsongrille.com

 

Hyatt Centric Midtown Atlanta

#7

125 10th St NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

Saturday: Opens 7am
Sunday: Opens 7am

Live Wire Coffee pop-up will be open in front of the hotel and in the lobby.

hyatt.com

 

Henry's Midtown Tavern

#8

132 10th St NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

Saturday: Opens 8am
Sunday: Opens 8am

Henry’s Midtown Tavern is a food-centric restaurant featuring a brunch menu of appetizers, pastas, sandwiches, entrée salads and fabulous desserts. Located in Midtown Atlanta on bustling 10th Street in the heart of Midtown, Henry’s welcomes people who crave a good atmosphere as much as great food.

henrysatl.com

 

Flying Biscuit Café

#9

1001 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

Saturday: Opens 8am
Sunday: Opens 8am

Southern-inspired menu of comfort food made with fresh ingredients. Though we’re famous for our grits and biscuits (we bake almost 5,000 biscuits per week at each location), our loyal guests throughout the Southeast come join us to enjoy Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner throughout the day.

flyingbiscuit.com

 

10th & Piedmont

#10

991 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

Saturday: Opens 9am
Sunday: Opens 9am

10th & Piedmont is a community-focused restaurant designed to create a fun environment for Midtowners and visitors alike. 10th & Piedmont serves a very vibrant Brunch on Saturdays and Sunday.

10thandpiedmont.com

 

Park Tavern

#11

500 10th St NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

Saturday: Opens 9am
Sunday: Opens 9am

Hosting the Party in the Park 4th Fest where runners and spectators can enjoy ice-cold Michelob Ultras after the race or while cheering on friends running the race. General admission includes 4 complimentary Michelob Ultras. Tickets can be purchased at the link below.

parktavern.com

 

The Nook on Piedmont Park

#12

1144 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

Saturday: Opens 8:30am
Sunday: Opens 8:30am

Business lunch?  Sunday Brunch?  The Big Game?  We’ve got you covered. We have several HD TVs inside and out, a big screen, free wifi, and you can plug in at any indoor table or bar seat. To brag just a little, we’ve won several awards for our Stuffed Burgers, Shrimp & Grits, White Bean Chicken Chili, & Totchos.

thenookatlanta.com

 

Cafe Lucia

#13

205 12th St NE
R-1
Atlanta, GA 30309

Saturday: Opens 8am
Sunday: Opens 8am

Whether you need a morning cup of joe to get your day going or an afternoon pick me up, we are here for you. Our menu features many specialty items you can only get at Cafe Lucia such as Dutch coffee, bulletproof coffee, and unique flavor mixes like our famous Honey Bee!

cafeluciaatl.com

 

Einstein's

#14

1077 Juniper St NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

Saturday: Opens 9am
Sunday: Opens 9am

Eatery offering creative takes on Southern comfort classics, with a patio & popular weekend brunch. Opening exclusively for the July 4th weekend.

 


 

Midtown businesses have missed you just as much as you have missed them. When you’re ready to come back, please show your support to Midtown restaurants and their hard-working owners and staffers. From purchasing the new MidtownATL Gift Card to posting pics of your meal on social media, there are many ways you can show how you "Love Local." Head over to this page for a list of ideas. Have fun at the 2021 AJC Peachtree Road Race!