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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” (80 reviews)
“biscuits” (237 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 2 days ago via mobile

Although this place is very popular in Athens, I'm not a fan, but I thought I'd give it another try. So a friend and I went for breakfast. Well, I still think it's nothing special. The food was ok at best and the wait staff...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 3 days ago

We drove by the morning of our arrival to Athens and this place was really busy so we decided to have breakfast there the next morning. Parking is very tight, as the place is so busy, but after circling a few times we got a...More

Thank BigDR61
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Salmon Cakes Benedict are delicious as are the biscuits and Peach French Toast. The fried green tomatoes are a good starter. If you go early there is no wait and great service.

Thank Maureen B
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went at 11 am but did not get seated until 1 pm, waited for nearly 2 hrs to get a seat on Sunday morning. My hamburger was average but my friend's biscuit and hash brown were really good. The atmosphere of the restaurant was...More

Thank 483jliao
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place is different from the typical dives I have bee to in the past. It offers a wide range of food selections and great specials. My favorite go to is the Fried chicken biscuit. If you are in the long haul, i would recommend...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Biscuits are huge and tasty. Local favorite and is very popular. Can't go wrong here for breakfast. Plan ahead as there is typically a wait and long line on weekend mornings.

Thank Sean H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The new Mama’s Boy at The Falls is incredible! The facility is clean and pretty. Nothing fancy but I like it. However, I have gluten issues so there isn’t a lot on the menu for me to eat aside from eggs and bacon. But they...More

Thank lilbodawg
Reviewed 6 days ago

I love this place. It's hard to find parking, sometimes there's a long line to get in, but so what? The breakfasts here are sooo good. I've lived in Georgia almost 25 years and Mama's Boy serves the best grits I've ever had in my...More

Thank myszka0611
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Absolutely awesome food and wonderful, friendly service. Open patio seating with view of Falls from Barber Creek adds to the ambiance.

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were here for Mother's day breakfast about 9:20 a.m.. Place was extremely busy as we expected but we only waited 10 minutes & were seated on the lovely porch. Line was quite long by the time we left with waits up to 45 minutes....More

Thank sjg113
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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
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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