Special Alert

Five & Ten

  • 1073 S. Milledge Ave.|
  • Athens GA 30605
  • 706-546-7300
  • | Fax: (706) 546-7302
  • Region: Five Points

Wine Enthusiast named Five and Ten on their list of America's 100 Best Wine Restaurants of 2016! The restaurant opened at the new location in the historic Hawthorne House on July 10, 2013. Five and Ten is located at 1073 South Milledge Avenue and was built by architect, Fred Orr, in the early twentieth century. The original home was left mostly untouched, although a kitchen was added to the back of the building. There are many dining rooms, a spacious bar, a coffee bar, as well as patio seating at the new location.

The new restaurant offers parking and space for private events. The bar opens daily at 5 p.m. and dinner service begins at 5:30 p.m. The restaurant's final seating is at 9:30 Sunday through Thursday, and 10:30 on Fridays and Saturdays. Brunch is served on Sundays from 10:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.

Join them for Fried Chicken Night every Sunday and Ramen Night every Tuesday.

Reservations can be made for private parties such as, bridal luncheons, business meetings, corporate luncheons, or cocktail parties during the day or night

5 & 10 merges soul food with old world cuisine. This restaurant blends contemporary American food with French and Italian influences. This farm-to-table foodie spot has an eclectic menu featuring seasonal foods. Chef/Owner Hugh Acheson has developed a national reputation: he won the James Beard Award for Best Chef: Southeast in 2012 as well as the James Beard Award for Best Cookbook, "A New Turn in the South."  5 & 10 was a semifinalist for Best Wine Program in 2013.  The James Beard Awards are considered "the Oscars of the food world."

Acheson has appeared on Bravo TV as a cheftestant on Top Chef Masters and as a Top Chef judge.


PRIX FIXE!  A three-course prix fixe menu is available nightly for 5:30, 5:45, and 6:00 p.m. reservations, just $36 per person for food, or $15 more for wine accompaniments.



"The New Wave of Wine: 6 Sommeliers to Watch in 2015," Steven Grubbs, Bon Appetit, Dec. 31, 2014

"Best Southern Restaurants," Southern Living, August 2014

Silver Spoon Award, Georgia Trend, November 2013

Southern Living, August 2013: "100 Places to Eat Now"

Hugh Acheson, Best Chef: Southeast and Best Cookbook: A New Turn in the South. James Beard Awards 2012

Georgia Trend, August 2011:  Food critic Krista Reese writes, "If you don't like Five & Ten, you don't like food."  >>more

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