Discovering UGA – Restaurants

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Athens, Georgia, also known as the Classic City, is home to the University of Georgia as well as many well-regarded establishments serving mouthwatering food. There are so many choices near UGA’s North Campus, as well as throughout downtown Athens.

Barberitos

Made fresh and quickly in front of you, hand-smashed guacamole, chopped vegetables, hand-grated cheese, and more for tasty burritos, tacos, quesadillas, nachos and salads.

Phone Number: 706-549-9008
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Cali N' Titos

A Latin fusion restaurant with a fun and creative setting. BYOB.

Phone Number: (706) 227-9979
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Chuck's Fish

A top-notch dining experience with wonderful food, stellar service, and a great atmosphere. In addition to Gulf seafood, they offer aged, naturally-raised beef – cut in-house, and an award-winning sushi bar. Reservations encouraged.

Phone Number: (706)395-6611
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Clocked!

Classic burgers and fries to satisfy all of your cravings!

Phone Number: 706-548-9175
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DePalma's Italian Cafe

Traditional Italian food right in the heart of Athens.

Phone Number: (706) 354-6966
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Dolce Vita Trattoria Italiana

Authentic Italian cuisine nestled in historic downtown Athens, GA. Dolce Vita offers seasonally rotating and expertly paired food and wine menus. Reservations accepted.

Phone Number: (706) 353-3911
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Five Bar

A creative menu with five dinners, five wines, and five signature cocktails. All products are sourced locally. and everything is made from scratch.

Phone Number: (706) 543-5515
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Five & Ten

An open interpretation of Southern food, melding Georgia cookery with French and Italian influences. A fun atmosphere in a repurposed home. Reservations encouraged!

Phone Number: (706)-546-7300
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Grindhouse Killer Burgers

The place to get some of Athens’ best burgers in one of the most unique and fun atmospheres in the town! Closed Mondays and Tuesdays.

Phone Number: 706-612-9327
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Last Resort Grill

Southwestern inspired southern food served in the former space of an iconic music club. Enjoy their jalapeno honey mustard dressing on salads or with their fried green tomatoes or potato onion pancakes. Be sure to save room for dessert.

Phone Number: (706) 549-0810
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Marker 7 Coastal Grill

Great seafood for brunch, lunch, and dinner in a relaxing and inviting atmosphere.

Phone Number: 706-850-3451
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Mellow Mushroom

Classic hand tossed, stone baked, southern pizza, salads, and perfect plates to serve your cravings.

Phone Number: (706) 613-0892
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Porterhouse Grill

Polished casual steakhouse featuring live Jazz on Wednesday evenings. Reservations accepted but walk-ins are welcome.

Phone Number: (706) 369-0990
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Saucehouse BBQ

Farm House style BBQ joint with classics and indoor/outdoor seating. They often have live bands but are family friendly as well.

Phone Number: (706) 363-3351
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Shokitini

Up-scale Japanese place fraturing hibachi, sushi, and even karaoke rooms available!

Phone Number: (706) 353-7933
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Starland Pizzeria & Pub

Specialty pizzas, calzones, hot sandwiches, salads, and yummy drinks for a casual lunch or a fun dinner out.

Phone Number: 706-613-8773
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South Kitchen + Bar

This award-winning restaurant is sophisticated but has enough casual Southern charm to put you at ease while you enjoy lamp chops or fried chicken and tater tots among their many other delicious dishes.

Phone Number: (706) 395-6125
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Taqueria del Sol

Casual Mexican restaurant open for lunch and dinner. A popular spot for a quick and delicious meal.

Phone Number: (706) 353-3890
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Taqueria Tsunami

Delicious Latin-Asian fusion food served in a fun, contemporary atmosphere. They are open for lunch and dinner.

Phone Number: (706) 621-7999
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Ted's Most Best

Come in and enjoy artisian pizzas, salads, paninis, and an excellent selection of beer and wine. Also features a spacious outdoor patio and bocce ball court.

Phone Number: 706-543-1523
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The National

The National serves Mediterranean inspired food and wine in a casual neighborhood gathering spot reminiscent of the bars and cafes found in Europe. They incorporate local farm food and their dishes reflect the changing seasons in Georgia. Reservations are welcome but not required.

Phone Number: (706) 549-3450
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The Place

A relaxed Southern eatery serving refined comfort cuisine to the Classic City. The menu is built upon a collection of family recipes. The Place is a relaxed gathering place for students, families, university faculty, locals

Phone Number: (706) 850-2988
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The Pine Bar

Enjoy tapas, wood-fired oysters, cheese & charcuterie inside and outside on the patio. Excellent wine choices and full bar. Reservations encouraged but not required.

Phone Number: (706) 395-6278
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Utage Sushi Bar

Casual sushi restaurant offering creative sushi rolls and a full bar.

Phone Number: (706) 227-9339
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