The unofficial breakfast food of the South and Instagram will get some serious spotlight this week, as biscuit-centric cafe Bird Bird Biscuit opens Thursday at 2701 Manor Road.

(Contributed by Chelsea Francis)

The restaurant, which will specialize in biscuits, biscuit sandwiches and doughnuts, was founded by Thunderbird Coffee’s co-owner Ryan McElroy and that popular coffee shop’s former general manager Brian Batch. Bird Bird will serve breakfast and lunch, with a menu that includes the  Bird BirdBacon (bacon, over-medium egg, cheddar and bacon-infused chipotle mayo) the vegetarian Lush Life (made with fried eggplant, pickled onions, mozzarella, basil, garlic tomato jam) and sweet options like the Childhood (made with roasted peanut butter, milk chocolate chips, banana, chocolate). Bird Bird Biscuit’s will be open 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.