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The Grit

Delicious homemade vegetarian food delivered for more than two decades on Prince Avenue, just a few blocks from downtown. The Grit appeals to all kinds of eaters with their generous portions, low prices, and unique vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free menu items. Dine in a restored historic building with two beautifully decorated dining rooms. Don't forget to check out the dessert case!

M-F 11a.m. - 10p.m.
S-S 10a.m. - 3p.m. (brunch), 5p.m. - 10p.m. (dinner)


  • "Best Restaurants in Georgia outside of Atlanta,"¬†, Aug. 13, 2014
  • The gals at RoadHugUSA visited Athens and stopped by The Grit.
  • This restaurant is recommended by Daily Candy, Atlanta.