We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Blue Sky Bar

££ - £££,
128 College Ave, Suite 2/B, Athens, GA 30601-2805
+1 706-850-3153
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good10%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“LOVE this bar!!”
27 Apr 2017
“My go to bar in Athens”
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
128 College Ave, Suite 2/B, Athens, GA 30601-2805
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (10)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Reviewed 1 week ago

Kinda hate to share how much I love this place! Bonnie is the best. Great vibe. Great sour beers. LOVE!

Thank Melanie W
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Bartenders are friendly and drinks are well made. The outdoor seating area is nice when you can get a seat. The booths by the window are nice, too, so you can overlook Broad St and campus.

Thank SLDavis
Reviewed 3 October 2014 via mobile

Down an alleyway and up a back stairwell, the perfect place! Stopped in while visiting friends and can't wait to go back. Excellent beer selection and a laid back vibe.

Thank Matt H
Reviewed 12 July 2014

This is a small bar with a huge selection of beers and drinks. It's not an undergraduate hangout and it's pretty chill. There are some TVs around, but they are not in your face. The outdoor seating is great too. A great place for happy...More

Thank Ilya W
Reviewed 28 June 2014 via mobile

One of the few places with knowledgeable career bartenders. Great beer choices, classic cocktails, and creative cocktails. Excellent experience - quiet, low key, and affordable cocktails. 7$ old fashioned is very affordable, my wife and I were glad to find this place, no underage kids...More

1  Thank Devon T
Reviewed 4 November 2013

Had a cocktail called "The Moon Jockey" - I'm getting excited just thinking about it! and the Old Fashion - well get out your shakers mama...because this bar uses only the freshest mulled ingredients. The manager Gram is a walking beer dictionary.....with more than 200...More

Thank snowless2013
Reviewed 24 February 2013

It's located above another bar, and fairly small inside. I went on New Year's so of course it was utterly slammed in there. The music and crowds were loud, but the bartenders were fast. It feels kind of like a little hideaway, and there is...More

Thank Kate79068
Reviewed 7 September 2012

Lovely, unique hideaway with a view of the trees of north campus. A great way to feel like you're on campus when you're downtown having a grown-up beverage - GO!

Thank Shannon C
Reviewed 4 April 2012

This bar is awesome. There is an outside area in the back and the drinks are pretty awesome here. I miss the Blue Sky Cafe but this place is a great replacement.

Thank jcsfla
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Place
125 reviews
.02 miles away
Pouch
36 reviews
.05 miles away
Mayflower Restaurant
33 reviews
.05 miles away
Jittery Joe's
29 reviews
.03 miles away
Nearby Attractions
The Georgia Theatre
106 reviews
.13 miles away
Double Barreled Cannon
89 reviews
.13 miles away
The Classic Center
13 reviews
.24 miles away
Morton Theater
8 reviews
.20 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Blue Sky Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$75
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 02:00
Thursday
12:00 - 02:00
Friday
12:00 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 College Ave, Suite 2/B, Athens, GA 30601-2805
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-850-3153
  • E-mail
Description
We are NOT a restaurant. We provide a selection of around 250 different craft and import beers, 5 of which are on tap. We boast a very creative and classic cocktail list, as well, with all our items discounted for happy hor (open to 9 pm). Our goal is to serve you your new favorite drink. Our location is somewhat tucked away in downtown Athens, however there are two methods of entry. Our front entrance is at the top of the stairs located to the left of downtown Taco Stand's front door, while the back entrance is located at the top of the stairs located on the back patio of Walker's Coffee and Pub. We would LOVE to host your next private event!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing