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Mama's Boy

197 Oak St, Athens, GA 30601-3615
+1 706-548-6249
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (70 reviews)
“biscuits” (228 reviews)
“french toast” (57 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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197 Oak St, Athens, GA 30601-3615
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Reviewed yesterday

Very good service at the newest Mama’s Boy location for a Sunday morning breakfast for our family. Enjoyed the Cinnamon Roll!

Thank Randall K
Reviewed yesterday

Restaurant has a niche for breakfast and brunch that is on par with a few others as best in this town. Only downsides are there is often a wait and somewhat crowded and noisy inside. The food is excellent with good selections of both breakfast...More

Thank timothyhN8736SP
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

mama’s boy is 100% a staple for any trip to the lovely Athens. this place is always crowded and for good reason. cant go wrong with anything on the menu! great service and great atmosphere as well

Thank Olivia G
Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent service and very attentive even with a crowded restaurant. Will def. return on our next visit to Athens.

Thank H F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to Mama's Boy in the past and when we were recently in Athens we made time for breakfast. The food is good and the biscuits are great. This place a very little style or ambiance but it offers a unique menu of...More

Thank GreatDayToBeAlive
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the new location for brunch/lunch recently. I didn't want anything too heavy so I got the chicken salad sandwich which was pretty good. Although the people I was with got breakfast items which all looked really good. The place got pretty busy...More

Thank CaseyH_01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was really looking forward to a second location for Mama's Boy, since I haven't gone there in so long because I couldn't afford the wait. On Old Macon Highway, the room was so loud I couldn't hear myself talk. I love their food, but...More

1  Thank David K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is so good! Just like Mama makes but better. Try the eggs cooked any way that you can cook them. And the mimosas are divine. Perfect for a girls' lunch or for guys' get together.

Thank D3425LTjoannec
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lot of bang for your buck; good food...but be ready to wait. It's popular for a reason. Hearty options abound.

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Went for brunch on a Saturday morning around 10:30. Had to wait about 35 minutes outside for a table for two. It was a little chilly, but they had one stand up heater to take the edge off. I ordered the BLT with fried green...More

Thank Melanie W
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2 April 2017|
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Response from Victor N | Reviewed this property |
The don't ... I recommend you taking your order to go.
27 May 2015|
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Response from Skippylou-7 | Reviewed this property |
It is usually very crowded inside and on the patio so I would not advise bringing a dog inside. The wait staff moves quickly and efficiently. I really enjoy going to this restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 16
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 197 Oak St, Athens, GA 30601-3615
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-548-6249
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