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The Foundry Athens

) #56 of 325 Restaurants in Athens ££ - £££ American, ,
295 E Dougherty St, Athens, GA 30601-2610
+1 706-549-7051
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub
££ - £££
295 E Dougherty St, Athens, GA 30601-2610
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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 19 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
Reviewed 21 August 2015

The Foundry is a hidden gem in Athens. First, it's a historical building dating back to the War Between the States when cannonballs were made there! Now, there's a stage for live entertainment, a dance floor, three levels for dining, GREAT food and an incredibly...More

2  Thank breadladyuga
Reviewed 18 August 2015

Went to the The Foundry last Wednesday to hear a little Jazz. Was a nice mid week break with friends. We ordered the Pimento fritters and Parmesan Chicken to share. We loved it! We can't wait to go back on a weekend night so we...More

1  Thank Kcrean
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

I met some friends at The Foundry to have dinner and hear a band. One of our party got there early to save a table (we knew it would be crowded) and she was directed to a great table near the stage. She got a...More

4  Thank Debbie H
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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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