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Mama's Boy

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197 Oak St, Athens, GA 30601-3615
+1 706-548-6249
07:00 - 15:30
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 15:30
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Thomaston, Connecticut
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My goto breakfast spot while in Athens! The Georgia peach French toast was fantastic! Great vibe and staff.

Thank Greg B
Tampa, Florida
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing place for great food, coffee and atmosphere. A bit of a long wait no matter when but it is worth it. Service is quick.

Thank Robert E
Austin, TX
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38 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The biscuits are delicious and huge. Not too expensive. A fun and friendly place. Egg and cheese biscuit was big enough for my breakfast. I'd go here again!

Thank robinrbr
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155 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure about the number one ranking. We had a Sunday brunch here and the wait was as promised at about 30 minutes. Servers were friendly and good. I would consider this a hole in the wall type place with crowded conditions and not much atmosphere. I had a the special jerk pork with an overwhelming chipotle flavor. I was... More 

Thank JoelTifton
Houston, Texas
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An Athens icon, Mama's Boy lived up to its reputation. Long lines make it imperative that you get there before the students wake up on the weekends!

Thank Barbara M
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good. Everything was fresh and the waitress was nice. I originally rated this spot as a "will come back" until I saw the low "B" health score. I won't be back.

Thank Alicia R
New Port Richey, Florida
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stopped to have breakfast before leaving town....yum! The food was fantastic and the service fast and friendly....their biscuits rock.

Thank John M
Peachtree City, Georgia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a large group for brunch yesterday. The food was great. The biscuits were amazing. This was our first visit but next time we are in Athens we will return.

Thank cliebes
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time visit and found a great chicken arrugula salad special. Serving breakfast plates at noon time.

Thank Rene S
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We chose Mama's Boy as it was on a list of best breakfast eateries in Athens. I had read how busy it typically was so we were glad to get a table as we walked in. We ordered the breakfast pork taco, the breakfast scrambler, a cinnamon roll to share and juice/coffee. Our waitress was very pleasant and we placed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 197 Oak St, Athens, GA 30601-3615
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-548-6249

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Columbia, South Carolina
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?