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Thanksgiving Survival Guide

Whether you are visiting Athens over Thanksgiving weekend or playing host to friends and family, this Thanksgiving Survival Guide will let you know which Athens restaurants are open on Thanksgiving, where to order wonderful food for a Thanksgiving meal at home, and open spaces where you can gather together safely. Also look below for Athens hotels offering special rates for friends and family visiting for Thanksgiving.

Which Athens Restaurants are Open on Thanksgiving?

There are a few Athens restaurants that are open on Thanksgiving Day:

  • The Café on Lumpkin will be open from 8 AM - 5 PM on Thanksgiving Day.
  • FIVE Athens traditionally has held a community Thanksgiving meal on Thursday. Follow them on social media for 2021 updates.

Where to Order Thanksgiving Takeout and Heat at Home Dishes

Places to Gather With Friends & Family

Hotel Offers for Visiting Friends & Family