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1140 Alpharetta St, Ste 1A, Roswell, GA 30075-3659
770-642-8980
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7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast

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  • 17
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Another great turn around in Roswell.

Our first time at the thumbs up was not good. The food was salty and average but a year later we decided to go try again and have been back a few times a month since. Service is always friendly and attentive. My son loves the Mickey cake which is just a tasty hot cake shaped like The famous... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 3, 2015
bluehorton
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Roswell, Georgia
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Roswell
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Pancakes were raw in the middle, sent them back still raw in the middle. Coffee just so-so. No one ever stopped by for a refill or to ask how the food was. Second time I've been there and it will be the last.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We went here on a friends recommendation. It was filling with slightly high prices. I overheard the waitress tell someone to get their biscuits because that's what they are known for. Wish I knew that before I got served. Omlets were good. The kids enjoyed their waffles.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Pleasantly surprised. Went there with a Groupon, but will definitely go back on our own. Fast, friendly service-above and beyond. Food was surprisingly good. I had a smoked turkey Reuben sandwich and my wife had a burger. Both were very tasty and filling. Try the potato salad. Very different but well worth the effort. Ya need to try this plac-you... More 

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Marietta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

It's small, and they don't take reservations, but the food is always delicious. The staff is friendly, and they make an effort to get to know their regulars. It's fun to walk into a place and have someone bring my preferred beverage before I even look at the menu. Not that I actually look at the menu very often. The... More 

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Roswell, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Our first time at the thumbs up was not good. The food was salty and average but a year later we decided to go try again and have been back a few times a month since. Service is always friendly and attentive. My son loves the Mickey cake which is just a tasty hot cake shaped like The famous mouse.... More 

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I had the lemon chicken soup and the chopped salad. I was impressed with both items as having a lot of meat. Many salads and soups skimp on meat. Both were yummy and flavorful. This place has a great outside seating area.

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atlanta,georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Went on Mother's day. Crowd moved smartly. Very good breakfast with large selections and very good value

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Marietta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Gosh, a true dream, a fast moving, great breakfast (and lunch) food after most other places won't serve breakfast. What I noticed the most was the extra sized coffee and the cheerful prompt delivery of that coffee and the breakfast. The place is set up for those who are hungry but don't have a lot of time. Menu's are on... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Breakfast is my favorite meal of the day. Today my daughter treated me to breakfast here. Great menu. Lots of stuff made in house. Pleasant waitress. Quick service, but then it went downhill from there. Loud rock n roll overhead music. Waitresses having a good ole time behind the wall. Loud, loud laughing. Food came out promptly but very few... More 

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

My husband surprised me one weekend recently by taking me here for a weekend breakfast treat. Although there was a bit of a wait, it was worth it. Delicious finch toast made with fresh ciabatta bread. Be sure to to add a side of fresh strawberries, it goes well with the powdered sugar and syrup. My husband ordered an omelet... More 

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Additional Information about Thumbs Up Diner

Address: 1140 Alpharetta St, Ste 1A, Roswell, GA 30075-3659
Phone Number: 770-642-8980
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Roswell
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisine: Diner

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1140 Alpharetta St, Ste 1A, Roswell, GA 30075-3659
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Roswell
  • Phone Number: 770-642-8980

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Diner
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm

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