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Coffee Shops of Athens

Where are the best coffee shops in Athens? There are plentyto choose from, as you would expect from any self-respecting college town. Whether you are looking for a quick cup of joe, the latest signature blends or roasts, or a quiet space to get some work done, you will find that these coffee shops are an essential part of Athens' creative vibe! It's not just the craft beer scene and restaurants that we can brag about in Athens- the coffee shops are pretty unrivaled as well!  Here's a roundup of the top coffee shops in Athens, Georgia. …

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The Best Patios in Athens

Athens enjoys great weather, which is key to being able to spend an enjoyable meal al fresco, on a scenic outdoor patio. The ambiance definitely factors intoa perfect culinary experience, and Athens has plenty of ambiance at our restaurants with outdoor patios and dining. Particularly in 2020, we know that people are definitely looking for restaurants with patios for fresh air and open spaces while dining. The atmosphere of a restaurant can make or break it. Add some twinkly lights and idyllic weather, and you've got yourself the perfect location for everything from a family hangout to a romantic first date or anniversary meal. Here are some favorite patios in Athens, GA to dine outdoors. For complete listings, see our outdoor dining page…

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How to Support Athens Restaurants

Athens has become known for its food scene, particularly our small, local restaurants. These small businesses are touchstones of our community and give our neighborhoods their flavor, both figuratively and literally. While dining rooms are shuttered during the coronavirus epidemic, don't forget that most Athens restaurants ARE still providing delivery and/or takeout. They need customers more than ever, and let's admit it, you're tired of your own cooking by now, anyway…

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Fall Foods in Athens, GA

The leaves aren't the only thing changing in Athens this fall, some of our favorite Athens' restaurants are switching up their menus to give you a taste of the season.Here are some of our favorite fall flavors you've got to try: …

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Enjoy a football weekend in Athens, Georgia

It’s almost Saturday in Athens! From the vibrant live music scene to local cuisine, there are so many ways to explore the Classic City. Plus, there are plenty of hotels for a good night’s sleep before your day of football festivities. Get the lowdown on can’t miss spots around Athens to make the…

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Vegetarian & Vegan Restaurants in Athens, GA

October 1 is World Vegetarian Day! The number of incredible restaurants in Athens is impressive, with many award-winning establishments serving up almost every type of cuisine. Many Athens restaurants have a mission to provide fresh, high-quality, and wholesome food using local and seasonal ingredients, also priding themselves on an excellent selection of vegetarian and vegan options…

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Where to Find Great Pizza in Athens, Georgia

Pizza is one of those things that's greatyear-round! Searching for a local pizza joint in town? Look no further, we have the guide to the best pizza in Athens! Grab a slice or share a whole pie at one of the many restaurants in town serving up delicious pizza, cold beer, and more! …

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