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The Foundry Athens

) #51 of 317 Restaurants in Athens ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
295 E Dougherty St, Athens, GA 30601-2610
+1 706-549-7051
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (10 reviews)
“melting point” (20 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
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295 E Dougherty St, Athens, GA 30601-2610
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Reviewed 21 February 2016

Jeff Clarke was the bartender on duty and did an excellent job in fulfilling our drink orders. He also was efficient in entering our food orders and making sure we were satisfied with the service, food and drink. The younger wait staff was lacking in...More

2  Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 12 January 2016

A good burger, live music, great glass of red wine. What could be better on a Friday night? Answer: Skipping the burger. Enjoyed the music, the wine, the fries, the service, but the burger floated to me on a river of grease, and I like...More

2  Thank crispadam
Reviewed 21 December 2015

We did not have dinner but enjoyed the bar. Smallish but a good selection of wines and beers. Enjoyed the atmosphere- looked like a great place to take in a concert or have dinner.

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 4 December 2015

My husband had a special date night set up for our anniversary at the Foundry, and what a great time we had! We were seated right away and the head chef came out and greeted us. I knew my husband had planned the dinner, but...More

2  Thank Brandi H
Reviewed 20 October 2015

I had the shrimp and grits and a bourbon. Both were above average. The wait staff was professional. Food arrived in a timely manner. The coolest thing about this place is the history of the building it is in. Overall, I would recommend this place...More

Thank DerekWest
Reviewed 27 September 2015

My understanding is that you can make a reservation to eat here during game days. That alone is invaluable as every place to eat in Athens is packed after a game. Their food was excellent, but the service was lacking. They did not have enough...More

Thank Dawgandvirginialover
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Visited the Foundry following a UGA football game and was pleasantly surprised to see that the kitchen was still open. Unfortunately the pleasant feeling was quickly replaced. We ordered two simple appetizers, the pimento cheese and fried pickles. When you think of pimento cheese, you...More

Thank emh285
Reviewed 20 September 2015

My Son-in-Law's mother rented part of this place for Rehearsal dinner for about 130 people. WOW! We had a great time and the food served was excellent. We enjoyed the place a lot.

3  Thank Traveler2214
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Saw Shaun Mullins the weekend of Sept. 11th. Great show,love the venue. Kudos to Jeff the upstairs Bartender. He was very friendly,and professional. After walking us through the menu,he recommended drinks to compliment our choices. He also gave us information on some sight seeing options....More

5  Thank Lucyloo1961
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Had a delicious meal with family. Staff was very accommodating to our group of six. The waitress was friendly, prompt and was kind enough to take pictures of us so we had memories to look back on. The music was a great accompaniment to our...More

2  Thank Jennifer W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 295 E Dougherty St, Athens, GA 30601-2610
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-549-7051
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Listen to celebrated musicians in the Melting Point where you can Eat. Drink. Listen Closely. Menus prepared by Chef martin Smetana!
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