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24 1/2 E State St, Athens, OH 45701-2540
+1 740-592-4443
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“scallops” (6 reviews)
“paprikash” (3 reviews)
“pasta” (3 reviews)
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24 1/2 E State St, Athens, OH 45701-2540
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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Was recommended by a local and the food and service was excellent! We had the Bourbon Salmon which was quite tasty.

Thank rroodrd
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Zoe's has been around for a while and has great ambience, friendly wait staff, and a good menu. The bar is top-notch as well. I don't end up here as often as I should but that says more about my laziness than anything. Its very...More

Thank aniruhil
Reviewed 23 June 2016

The atmosphere needed some help - maybe adding some candles and different lighting and ambiance. Our waitress was wonderful and the food was delicious. We will be back!

Thank Whitney H
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Great wait staff and clean! Food is terrific! I love the oysters, crepes and the scallops as well as the salmon. Great cocktails as well. Nice place and a treat for Athens. Never a disappointment.

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

We went to Zoe's on a Saturday evening expecting that there wouldn't be room to sit or a long wait. It took us longer to find a parking spot than to get a table. The restaurant was comfortable and is a little noisy but nothing...More

Thank johnsC1927DK
Reviewed 17 May 2016

We dined here recently with 2 friends and everyone enjoyed their meal for taste and quantity. My chef’s dinner salad was tasty and substantial, with fresh greens, egg slices, assorted veggies and slices of duck($14). The fish dish (halibut, a bit pricey at $26) and...More

Thank bgtSEOhio
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Had a date night. Dining area is on the small side so I'd recommend reservations. We were seated immediately. Staff was excellent. Wine selections by the glass were limited but well selected. Food was very good. Flavors were great. My wife did comment her shrimp...More

Thank Mapbc
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Great place to eat located right off of Court Street. French / American menu offerings. Started with the $5.00 Chop Salad: Chopped romaine lettuce with spinach, bacon, blue cheese, and a blend of marinated red bell pepper, onion, and olives blended with buttermilk dressing. Entree...More

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

The food was delicious and they have a good wine list. Some menu items are marked as gluten free and we were told the chef can adjust items to make them gf as well. Two in our party have celiac and must eat gf without...More

Thank J E
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Zoe used to be a great place to eat but sadly it is not anymore, although the prices are still super steep. I have had two bad meals in a row and with inexperienced servers and no management in sight, nothing was done to remedy...More

2  Thank Katherine H
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Krista L
7 February 2018|
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Response from BeverlyW5926 | Reviewed this property |
I am a patron, not an employee, but I have made reservations there in the past for a special occasion or a largish group.
29 March 2017|
Response from BeverlyW5926 | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen this there but they do quite a few specials. It’s something I would never order 👀 so that might be why I don’t know.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 1/2 E State St, Athens, OH 45701-2540
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 740-592-4443
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