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Last Resort Grill

184 W Clayton St, 184 W Clayton St, 30601-2710, Athens, Georgia, Athens, GA 30601-2710
+1 706-549-0810
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (73 reviews)
“salmon” (107 reviews)
“cheesecake” (73 reviews)
Opens in 12 min
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
184 W Clayton St, 184 W Clayton St, 30601-2710, Athens, Georgia, Athens, GA 30601-2710
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The place was nice, atmosphere was good and the food delicious. The service was excellent. However, the tables were a little close and it was a bit loud, but not too loud to enjoy your conversation.

Thank ronald120556
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had such high hopes. The food was average, nothing memorable. The dessert was not made in house. The servers were efficient, not overly friendly. The restaurant was filled with so much smoke from the grill that my eyes watered profusely. The noise level was...More

Thank CyndiLynnB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great meal for brunch. Busy yet efficient. Attentive staff, tasty food. We had Crab Benedict and Spinach Feta Grill, both very good. Small parking lot adjacent to restaurant.

Thank smpfen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This has been my “go to place” for years. Sometimes I book other places when we come to Athens for meetings just to try something different, and invariably wish I had stuck with the tried and true. We enjoyed the pork tenderloin, which was perfectly...More

Thank LuckySpivey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called ahead & put our names on a list. Were told it wouldn't be official until we arrived so were expecting a long wait. They were full but seated us in about 5 minutes! Food was delicious! I had fish that had mashed sweet...More

Thank jfield0915
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious as always. Had the feta spinach egg dish on brioch and the Atlantic’s pasta dish. Both flavorful and very well done. Then, of course, a piece of Cecilia cake. Friendly, efficient staff and great service.

Thank sw4311
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last Resort Grill is one of my favorite restaurants in Athens. The food is always delicious, and the service is excellent. If you want to avoid a long wait, either dine early evening or take advantage of their "call ahead" seating to decrease the wait...More

Thank Ursula T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Several months ago, to avoid a dining problem in a very crowded Athens on game day, my wife and I did a " call ahead " waitlist seating arrangement at Last Resort. The staff, especially Kimberly Hein, was very helpful.....we arrived about 20-25 mins. early,...More

Thank sommers400
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is great. A place to relax and enjoy the delightful taste of the food. The last time I went, I had a breast of chicken over mashed potatoes and guys I had never tasted chicken breast so good. It was so juicy and...More

Thank Cynthia D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Last Resort is an Athens Institution. Fine dining and daily varied menu but always professional service. PLEASE save room for dessert.... you will never regret it!

Thank Bill H
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Terrie S
25 September 2016|
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Response from southernsparkle | Reviewed this property |
They are creative in their approach to food, with an eye on your health. Exception: the fabulous desserts!
pete r
5 August 2016|
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Response from my89pickup | Reviewed this property |
No, they don't take reservations
Liz K
12 May 2016|
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Response from Sharon B | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do have gift certificates. This would make a great welcome-to-grad-school present.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 184 W Clayton St, 184 W Clayton St, 30601-2710, Athens, Georgia, Athens, GA 30601-2710
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-549-0810
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