Comfort Suites Downtown
255 North Avenue
Athens, GA 30601
Phone: (706) 995-4000
Fax: (706) 995-4004
Bars & Cafes
The Melting Point hones many feathers in its cap. This wonderful bar is also a classic music venue and its stage has been graced by many popular, local bands. Not only do the drinks keep your spirits high during a performance but the food menu at this place also deserves a special applaud.
This downtown restaurant is a spacious venue to enjoy their over 30 flavors of award-winning wings. They also serve gourmet burgers, sandwiches, an assortment of pub fare, and more. Patrons will also enjoy more than 20 televisions, over 24-beers on tap, and a large selection of spirits.
The Volstead Bar & Grill offers a creative menu of starters, sandwiches, salads, burgers, and entrees.
A downtown Athens eatery offering everything on a bagel.
Open at 7 a.m. daily, Walker's offers seven different coffees brewed daily, lattes, mochas, iced coffee, hot chocolate, and organic teas. You can choose from a variety of pastries, a small selection of sandwiches, fresh cookies, and brownies. At night, Walker's switches from coffee drinks to beers & cocktails. Spirited coffee drinks are available throughout the day.
A comfortable atmosphere and close to the University of Georgia, Athen's only brewpub offers outstanding brews with limited, but eclectic and tasty pub fare. A sampling of the menu includes London broil salad, Filipino pork egg rolls with sweet chili sauce, and a stout and molasses marinated pork chop with roasted red potatoes.
Facing the University of Georgia's main campus, Jittery Joe's in Athens offers fresh coffee, tea, specialty drinks and bakery items. There are seven additional locations in Athens.
On the menu are appetizers, soups, sandwiches, crepes, dessert crepes, and side items.
The National is a fine restaurant that explores the lesser celebrated cuisines of Europe. With regal chandeliers and a nifty ambiance, this place is ideal to catch that quiet Sunday lunch or a perky dinner dinner with friends or family. The menu offers quaint Greek and Mediterranean delicacies along with authentic Spanish flavors. The bar also has a good selection of wines to keep you in high spirits. So all food connoisseurs, head to this chic restaurant for a great experience. On Fridays and Saturdays, the venue is open till late at night.
As the name suggests, an experience at Green Room Athens is as much about the performances as it is about the drinks. Situated in the Downtown Athens Historic District, this bar always has a fantastic line-up of performances you can enjoy while filling up on a Beast of Burden, Burning Down the House or Fat Tire Amber Ale. Bands like Kenosha Kid and The Desarios have performed here in the past.
The World Famous has already become a staple for the fun and music loving people of Athens within a short span of time. This intimate venue hosts concerts by local as well as various national bands on tour. And while you are listening to the soulful original songs by the talented performers, you can sip on the handcrafted cocktails or gulp down the craft beers on offer. As for the food, the world food inspired kitchen dishes out delicacies like Crispy Chickpeas, The World Famous Falafel, Crispy Tofu Lettuce Wraps and much more. Call ahead or visit their website to know more.
Trappeze Pub has an impressive range of beers on offer. From real ales to Belgian brews, stouts and more, this pub knows how to spoil its patrons with choices. Their tacos and other scrumptious bbq specials complement perfectly with the drinks on the menu.