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The Georgia Theatre

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Address: 215 N Lumpkin St, Athens, GA 30601-2741
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+1 706-850-7670
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Mon - Thu 11:30 - 00:00
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Theater hosted my sons engagement party.

Staff , including manager Drew, were very attentive in helping the parents set up and especially breaking down. Bartenders were great. Lighting specialist was very attentive to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
KristaMariePrae
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Ormond Beach, Florida
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Ormond Beach, Florida
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff , including manager Drew, were very attentive in helping the parents set up and especially breaking down. Bartenders were great. Lighting specialist was very attentive to the special occasion. For a large frequently used venue, the bathrooms were clean.

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Thank KristaMariePrae
Monticello, Florida
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57 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Georgia Theater is a classic old time theater that has great acoustics for a concert. Seats are comfortable. Wherever you choose to sit the views of the stage are great. Concert ticket prices are reasonably priced. The rooftop bar is a great place to visit. This is the kind of venue that is both historic, intimate, and I would... More 

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Thank Bashaboo
st petersburg, fl
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90 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

stopped in for a drink. small area on top. very crowded and noisy. all college kids. not a bad place if you are in your 20"s. outside. nice view.

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Thank keekin
Cornelius, North Carolina
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91 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

There are so many ways a location can please you or let you down. Came here for the first time and it's quite nice. Easy entry and exit, very cool rooftop bar, quality acoustics, all check! The staff was friendly and added to an overall nice experience but I can't rate 5 stars or bubbles, and here's why. There's a... More 

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Thank jpharkey
Athens, Georgia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Really any concert that they have will be a good one if you have an open mind. Be prepared to stand, maybe dance. There is no inside seating. Go to the bar on top of the building and meet the locals. Have some fun.

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Thank pmcgill100
Marietta, Georgia
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125 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

First visit, saw Jason Isbell and had a great time. Loved the concert AND the venue. We opted to try and get down front standing rather than in the balcony in the seated front row. If you've not been here before it is hard to explain...but the balcony has front row of seats & bar type table. If you don't... More 

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Thank identicaltwin
Athens, GA
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27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This venue hosts world famous artists. It was rebuilt after a fire that gutted the place some years ago. It's really nice inside with three levels and bars. Seating is limited. Also be sure to check out the roof top bar.

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Athens, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The rooftop bar has great views, ordinary drinks, and great food. Specifically, their chili cheese fries are good, but the best thing is their white chicken sandwich, it's amazing.

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46 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

The Georgia Theatre concert venue is a great place to see a show. Some of the perks include clean bathrooms and top notch bartenders. The drinks aren't overpriced considering the caliber of the venue. I would return to see a show here again in the near future.

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Thank Karla C
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

Sure, food and drinks are a tad overpriced, and seating is very limited on the rooftop. I was quickly able to look past that by adapting to whatever was available and, by doing so, meeting very friendly guests. Staff members too are friendly, past how seemingly hectic the bar may look. The entertainment was top-notch -- I saw a modern... More 

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