Alabama gets its season started Saturday in Atlanta against Duke with several questions that will need answering.

This story has nothing to do with any of that. This is all about food. For fans traveling to the big game there are plenty of things to do this weekend, but here are a few places to try out for breakfast, lunch or dinner. These selections are from tripadvisor.com. 

 

LOCAL PICKS

Buttermilk Kitchen

Cuisine: American, Cafe

Must get: Chicken biscuit; The B.E.L.T.

Store hours: Friday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch

Features: Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Table Service

Location: 4225 Roswell Road North East, Atlanta

Phone: 678-732-3274

 

Fox Bros. BBQ

Cuisine: American, Bar, Barbecue

Must get: Fox Bros. Rib Plate, half or full; The Everything Plate

Store hours: Friday-Saturday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night

Features: Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service

Location: 1238 Dekalb Ave NE, Atlanta

Phone: 404-577-4030

 

South City Kitchen Midtown

Cuisine: American

Must get: She-Crab Soup; Fried Green Tomatoes; Shrimp & Geechie Boy Grits

Store hours: Friday, 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner, Brunch

Features: Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service

Location: 1144 Crescent Ave NE, Atlanta

Phone: 404-873-7358

 

CHEAP EATS

Thumbs Up Diner

Cuisine: American, Cafe, Diner

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch

Must get: Homemade biscuits; any breakfast item

Store hours: Friday, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Features: Cash only, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service

Location: 573 Edgewood Ave SE, Atlanta

Phone: 404-223-0690

 

Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken

Cuisine: American

Must get: Any of the fried chicken; Fried pickles w/Ranch

Store Hours: Friday-Saturday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner

Features: Takeout, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service

Location: 231 Peachtree St NE Suite a-05, The Mall at Peachtree Center, Atlanta

Phone: 404-996-2837

 

The Varsity

Cuisine: American, Fast Food

Must get: Chili cheese dog; Triple stack backon cheese burger

Store Hours: Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night

Features: Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards, Drive Thru

Location: 61 North Ave NW, Atlanta

Phone: 404-881-1706