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Top 7 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.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. The ambiance definitely factors into a perfect culinary experience, and Athens has plenty of ambiance at our restaurants with outdoor patios and dining.   Here are some favorite patios in Athens, GA to dine outdoors. For complete listings, see our outdoor dining page…

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Thanksgiving Survival Guide

Athens - are you ready for Turkey Day? Check out these local restaurants for Thanksgiving meals and deals! Places to eat on Thanksgiving Day Weaver D's Come out to Weaver D's on Thanksgiving Day to celebrate with the Athens community! Festivities start with gospel music at 12 p.m. and food from 2-5…

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Rooftop Bars In Athens, GA

As the weather cools and we enter the fall season, take full advantage of Athensrooftop bars. What could possibly be more relaxing than enjoying a cold cocktail at a bar overlooking Downtown Athens? Here is your guide to the rooftop bars you need to try!  …

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Make the Most of Athens Restaurant Week

With over thirty participants, it may seem impossible to hit every spot on the Restaurant Week roster in just seven days, and with so many good deals and delicious eats, you don't want to miss out on anything the Classic City has to offer July 10-16. Have no fear, we've got the perfect itinerary to…

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Ultimate Athens Gift Guide for Dad

Father’s day is quickly approaching, and in Athens, there are options for all the dads. While gifts and activities add to the day, recognizing the love and dedication a father has is at the core of the holiday. Make him feel extra special with a gift or activity that truly encompasses what he enjoys. We know all dads are different so take a look at our variety of Athens ideas below…

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Gear Up for G-Day 2023

Get Ready for G-Day 2023! The countdown to Saturday, April 15th has begun. Begin planning your trip to Athens to get the first look at the Bulldogs when the back-to-back National Champions faces off in Sanford Stadium. From the vibrant live music scene to local cuisine, there are so many ways to…

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Mimi Maumus's Guide to Eating Good in Athens

Mimi Maumus is an Athens chef hailing from New Orleans, who takes her roots and her Southern culture and blends them in fascinating ways to create the menu at home.made. In the words of Mimi, when it comes to her friends also in Athens food and beverage, she says there’s a good mix of “diversity and…

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Vegetarian & Vegan Food in Athens, GA

October 1 is World Vegetarian Day, and we thought we'd put together this list of vegetarian and vegan restaurants so you can celebrate all fall long! 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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10 brunch spots in Athens

No one does brunch like Athens, GA. Withbrunch staples like warm, fluffy biscuits to Southern favorites like shrimp and grits, Athens puts its own rendition on brunch, just like it does everything else. Check out these Athens brunch spots to start your Saturday or Sunday in Athens. …

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