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Collegiate Grill

220 Main St SW, Gainesville, GA 30501-3708
+1 770-297-6554
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheeseburger” (12 reviews)
“burgers” (33 reviews)
“fries” (42 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 7:00 PM Hours
American, Diner
220 Main St SW, Gainesville, GA 30501-3708
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cheeseburger is the best around go there regularly- it’s a must place to visit if in the area. Recently remodeled still looks great and food is still really good.

Thank Trent-Missy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Locally owned. Food is always good. With plenty of room to sit and hang out. Get it to go a lot which is always good

Thank tinacG2074OQ
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife really wanted to visit an authentic, traditional "American Diner" whilst we were in the States. This came highly recommended, and we weren't disappointed. The difference between these hand made burgers and mass produced, franchise chain burgers is vast. Easily the nicest "fast food"...More

Thank shieldspt
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

The Collegiate has been serving burgers, hotdogs, shakes and fries in Gainesville for decades and is a favorite among locals. It’s THE place to go on the square for a burger on a Saturday afternoon.

Thank John L
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Looking for a great cheeseburger, then look no further. The staff here always treats you so nice and really good milkshakes.

Thank David Brandy P
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Real ground beef patted out and grilled with a heaping order of fries. Try the coleslaw on your burger for a real treat.

Thank retiredcdt
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stop in whenever we are craving a “good ol” hamburger! The fries are fresh cut and the hamburgers are cooked to order with fresh lean beef. Service is great and the food is consistently excellent! #1 small business.

Thank Avery L
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The Collegiate Grill is like a trip back in time to say 1959 or 1960. The burgers are super good, the fries are great and if your say in your 60s you'll feel kind of like your back in High School. Everything at the Collegiate...More

Thank mikebug4
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

I became became excited from the moment I stepped through the door. Being from the UK you have a certain image of an all American diner. This is it! Brilliant surroundings with the added bonus of great burgers and fries.

Thank zoergeckodesign
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Great burgers, fries and onion rings. If you love good burger/cheeseburger you need to go hsve one of these tasty burgers

Thank Josephine003
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Questions & Answers
23 October 2016|
Response from deb0324 | Reviewed this property |
Service dogs only. There are other restaurants around the square that have outdoor seating where dogs are welcome but unfortunately the Collegiate doesn't
27 December 2015|
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Response from cmas116 | Reviewed this property |
According to several websites, it looks like Collegiate Grill is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 7:00pm.
21 December 2015|
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Response from AprilFNP | Reviewed this property |
They have regular burger and fries and such. Not really a gluten free kind of place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 Main St SW, Gainesville, GA 30501-3708
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 770-297-6554
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