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The Union

18 W Union St, Athens, OH 45701-2818
+1 740-593-5060
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average28%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
5 Apr 2018
“Hippy Dippy”
4 days ago
“Artsy bar + ”
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18 W Union St, Athens, OH 45701-2818
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Arrived as the other bars were closing up and this place was still kicking. Has all the bar drinking basics. Bar downstairs & pool table and upstairs outdoor patio to hang. Plenty of artsy types and plenty of be yourself types, an those ready to...More

Thank Sylvia T
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

The Union Bar on this Thursday night was filled with a lot of hippie – types. Felt like I was at an Urban Outfitters photo shoot! College students trying to throw back to the 1960s. There was a Doors – style band playing upstairs. Good...More

Thank Danno251
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Kinda of a dive bar with cheap or expensive drinks, depends what you order. Pool table available. Very nice upstairs music and party venue where a lot of good performances happen almost every weekend. Enjoyable patio for the warm times. Not a lot of OU...More

Thank Guillermo G
Reviewed 2 October 2014 via mobile

Rough around the edges but would you want it any other way? Cheap drinks and a big, loud upstairs performance stage. Seems to be THE place for local rock/punk/indie shows. Wild times were had.

Thank BigBigMess
Reviewed 16 June 2014

A very comfortable place to enjoy a cold adult beverage and involve yourself in as many varied conversations as you can hope for. Great beer selection and bar staff (especially Noel), this place has character.

Thank Meisterburger
Reviewed 18 October 2012

As I understand it, The Union is Athens' oldest bar. I don't know how much truth there is to it, but legend has it, it was appropriately named during the Civil War. I do know, however, that it outlasted prohibition. It was around in the...More

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  • Address: 18 W Union St, Athens, OH 45701-2818
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 740-593-5060
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