Stilesboro Biscuits

One of the best

Roadfood tipster Classclown75 once described the area northwest of Atlanta as the Bermuda Triangle of Biscuits.  It is an apt description if it means that biscuits in this area are like ships in the fabled black hole of the ocean: they arrive at the table then suddenly are gone. Off the plate in a flash. But whereas the original Bermuda Triangle remains inscrutable, there’s no mystery as to why the catheads at Stilesboro Biscuits vanish. They’re that good. If you come to this cute little roadside shack hungry, you easily can make a couple disappear in a quick breakfast.

Unless you choose the sausage-gravy biscuit. One of these big fellas, split and smothered with rich, peppery gravy that is positively loaded with herby chunks of pork sausage, is sure to quell even the healthiest appetite. The pick-upable sandwich biscuits are good size-pillows of baked goodness so luxurious that simply handling one will make fingers glisten. They are lightweight but sumptuously creamy, achingly soft inside their fragile-crisp surface. Among the excellent packages are a fried-crisp chicken biscuit, a country ham biscuit, a steak (chicken-fried) biscuit, a bacon (thick) biscuit, and a non-ferocious red hot sausage biscuit.

Other than biscuits and decent grits, one other memorable menu item is “Lynn’s cinnamon roll.” It is huge, tender, and quite literally wallowing in hot glaze that has a subtle orange twist.

Notes: Stilesboro is breakfast only, open at 7am and closed at 11:30am, Wednesday through Saturday. Seating is minimal, so expect to wait in line, especially Saturday morning.

What to Eat
Stilesboro Biscuits, Sausage Gravy Biscuit
Sausage Gravy Biscuit
Sausage-gravy biscuit is hearty for sure, but the gravy is more elegant than leaden.
Stilesboro Biscuits, Fried Chicken Biscuit
Fried Chicken Biscuit
Fluffy biscuit and crunch-crusted fried chicken are a compelling duet.
Stilesboro Biscuits, Country Ham Biscuit
Country Ham Biscuit
Southern Classic: potent country ham enveloped in a plush biscuit.
Stilesboro Biscuits, Cinnamon Roll
Cinnamon Roll
Cinnamon roll comes piping hot in a pool of glaze with an orange twist.
Directions and Hours
closed now
Sunday8am - 12pm
Wednesday7am - 11:30am
Thursday7am - 11:30am
Friday7am - 11:30am
Saturday7am - 11:30am
Open Year Round
Meals Served
Credit Cards Accepted
Alcohol Served
Outdoor Seating

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