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Five Star Day Cafe - CLOSED

229 East Broad Street, Athens, GA 30601
+1 706-543-8552
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
21 Jun 2013
“Closed for Good as of June 21, 2013”
10 Jun 2013
“Wow! Daily Special, you did me right”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Vegetarian Friendly
229 East Broad Street, Athens, GA 30601
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Reviewed 4 March 2010

I live in Athens and I really enjoy the Five Star Day Cafe. I prefer the one on Gaines School Road, but only because it is closer to where I live. My favorite dish is the stuffed meatloaf - very tasty! I would also recommend...More

Thank Nymph74
Reviewed 18 January 2010

My wife, son and I have tried the East Side location twice now and don't plan to go back. The food it good, but it's just not worth the experience. This is - seriously - the most disorganized, poorly managed restaurant I've ever seen...so the...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2009

My family has eaten at the east-side location of the Five Star Day Cafe about 8 times in the past year or so. We've always enjoyed our meals there -- especially the daily specials and the banana pudding. Unfortunately, our last visit really bounced them...More

Thank tribblet
Reviewed 4 April 2009

Just some good, down home, southern soul food. It's the stuff you just can' go wrong with! They have two locations in Athens, and either one is splendid. I find myself going mainly for breakfast. It's a great place for a homey meal, and conversation....More

Thank A6tonhampster
Reviewed 20 September 2008

Sometimes they will knock your socks off. (Braised Tuna, Talapia Cakes, Fried Green Tomatoes). Sometimes they struggle. Be sure to tell them you want your hot food hot!

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Reviewed 27 August 2008

Somehow this restaurant has managed to make every single menu item taste exactly the same...from soup to pasta it all tastes alike. Ew!

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Reviewed 24 July 2008

i like the food and it is not just for veggie lover and hippies

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Reviewed 10 July 2008

They've got some awesome hippies working up in here.

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Reviewed 15 March 2008

I wish they had more veggie offerings- would go all the time!

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 East Broad Street, Athens, GA 30601
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-543-8552
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