Pretty much anyone loves a good brunch spot and in Gainesville there are several amazing places to have brunch on the weekends. Some of our favorites are 2 Dog, Avocados, Harvest and a great to-go option on Sunday mornings is Stan’s Biscuits on Thompson Bridge Road.
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2 Dog

Every Sunday you can choose from items like Huevos Rancheros, French Toast, Biscuit

2 Dog Biscuits and Sun Dried Tomato Gravy

s and Gravy with sun-dried tomato gravy (Brad Abernathy’s favorite) or even the special quiche that is made in-house.
Also, there are four types of eggs benedicts to choose from: choose from thinly sliced grilled pork loin called the 2 Dog Pork Benedict, Eggs Florentine, Smoked Salmon and the 2 Dog Crab Cake Benedict; all topped with homemade Hollandaise sauce.
If you are hankering for more of a lunch fare, there are several delicious burgers to choose from. All of 2 Dogs burgers are ground in house daily and buns are made fresh daily. You can choose from favorites like the 2 Dog Classic Burger, Bacon Bleu Cheeseburger or the Pimento Cheese Burger and of course, there are a couple options for you. There is a Veggie Burger and Grilled Portabella Burger if you want a meat free option.

2 Dog Café is located at 317 Spring St. in Gainesville. For more information on 2 Dog Café’s hours, visit or call 770-287-8384.


Sunday Brunch at Avocados. Photo: Avocados Facebook Page

On Sundays, Avocados’ brunch bar features a variety of breakfast and lunch items as well as items you may order from kitchen; including French toast, buttermilk pancakes (plain, blueberry, chocolate chips, pecans, bananas, or bacon), omelettes, eggs benedict, or eggs any style. Enjoy brunch with a mimosa or Bloody Mary to start your Sunday off right!
At Avocados, you can choose to sit outside on the Downtown Gainesville Square or sit inside the restaurant. The Brunch Bar is open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sundays.

Avocados is located at 109 Bradford St. South in Gainesville. For more information on Avocados’ hours visit or call 770-532-0001.

Harvest Kitchen

Brunch at Harvest Kitchen

One of the newest, a fast favorite, restaurants in Gainesville now offers Saturday and Sunday brunch! Amazing items on the brunch menu are French toast with nuts, fresh berries, house-made whip, and vanilla bean maple syrup, a brunch version of their paparruchas topped with an egg and Crabcake Benedict; just to name a few.

Harvest Kitchen is located at 601 Enota Drive NE Suite O in Gainesville. For more information on Harvest’s hours visit

The Inked Pig

Brunch at The Inked Pig

The Inked Pig, one of Gainesville’s favorite barbecue restaurants, also has a fantastic Sunday brunch. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sundays you can feast on Smoked Brisket Potato Hash, Buttermilk Pancakes and a Loaded Bagel, just to name a few…and you can now build your own mimosa!

The Inked Pig is located at 893 Main St. in Gainesville. For more information on The Inked Pig at 

For a to-go option: Stan’s Biscuits

Stan’s Biscuits and Deli is open through the week but open on Sunday’s for biscuits and other breakfast favorites! If you are looking for a quick to-go spot, Stan’s is perfect: over-sized biscuits and friendly service!

Stan’s Biscuits is located at 1151 Thompson Bridge Road in Gainesville. For more information, 678-971-1144.