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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/Brunch

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  • 9
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 1
    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
Most recent review
My husband loves the pancakes!!

Ok, we have been going to this Thumbs Up ever since it opened. We finally realized we need to get there really early to really enjoy ourselves. The build-up of folks at the front door is most annoying, otherwise. The food is always delicious and well presented. The biscuits are a bit... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
Sandpiper29
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Atlanta, Georgia
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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Atlanta, Georgia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Ok, we have been going to this Thumbs Up ever since it opened. We finally realized we need to get there really early to really enjoy ourselves. The build-up of folks at the front door is most annoying, otherwise. The food is always delicious and well presented. The biscuits are a bit heavy, but really ,how many places still make... More 

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metro ATL, GA
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

The pancakes and biscuits were a little dense for my taste and the coffee is just okay. I just do not recall anything very special. I would just as soon go to IHOP.

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Atlanta, Georgia
Top Contributor
138 reviews 138 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Everything about this place is average at best. From food, atmosphere and service, nothing stands out. We tried a couple of items: pancakes, potatoes, grits, corn beef hash, and a biscuit. The only thing I would ever get again would be the pancake. Everything else is plain. It fills up quick and people wait, which I would never for the... More 

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We had pancakes, vegetable omelet ,biscuit, chicken and waffles, coffee and hot cocoa. The bread products were very dense and tasteless. The biscuit almost like a scone. When the food came it was so cold that the butter would not melt on the biscuit or the waffle. The waiter was not well trained as we had to procure our own... More 

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Nashville
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

this place is a decent place to have breakfast, prices are normal. you can create your own plate with several breakfast items

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Jacksonville, Florida
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341 reviews 341 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I've only driven by this place a hundred times and never stopped in, shame on me as I've been missing a great breakfast spot. Everything my family had was excellent and the staff is friendly and works fast. Lots of great options and their lunch menu looked equally good. We got there before the line got really long so be... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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134 reviews 134 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

The service was excellent. Some portions are big enough for two or your large appetite. I suggest getting 'spuds' with your breakfast if you like potatoes. I got a plate full and couldn't finish! The Challah bread french toast is excellent. This is a really interesting breakfast menu and a very friendly place.

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Atlanta
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43 reviews 43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013 via mobile

We have been there 3-5 times . The sassy, Portland and Greek scramble are my favorites. The serves are a little slow. Food is among the best in Roswell.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Great place for breakfast any time of the day. Omelets and scrambles are very good. Nice patio for outside dining. Environment can be crowded and noisy at times.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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134 reviews 134 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

Diner food. Great coffee. Try the chicken and waffles but if you like waffles order another one on the side as you only get one with the order and that's not quite enough to go with the breaded chicken tenders.

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Restaurant Details

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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