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The Georgia Theatre

215 N Lumpkin St, Athens, GA 30601-2741
+1 706-850-7670
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The atmosphere was fantastic and the view is pretty cool but the staff wasn't very hospitable... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Goalsman
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Cool rooftop venue, great drinks, rude bartender

We attended a pre-game event on the rooftop bar. It was a nice view of the city and the drinks... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“rooftop bar” (17 reviews)
“great venue” (14 reviews)
“three levels” (3 reviews)
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215 N Lumpkin St, Athens, GA 30601-2741
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+1 706-850-7670
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"rooftop bar"
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"great venue"
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"great acoustics"
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"standing room only"
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"front row"
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"live music"
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"bathrooms were clean"
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"downtown athens"
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"rebuilt"
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"seating"
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"balcony"
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere was fantastic and the view is pretty cool but the staff wasn't very hospitable actually somewhat rude

Thank Goalsman
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

We attended a pre-game event on the rooftop bar. It was a nice view of the city and the drinks were delicious. The bartender acted almost like we were invisible or bothering him when placing a drink order.

Thank val2009
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

This was our first concert at the Georgia Theatre in downtown Athens. We really enjoyed the show and the intimate atmosphere of the theatre. The concert was sold out (general admission) so the place was packed. It is standing room only, with a few tables...More

Thank love2bncharleston
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a fine venue, one of the best in Athens, but it sure is not what it used to be. Since the change in ownership in the past year or so, prices have sky rocketed, to the point that closing out a bar tab...More

Thank fredadams2
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Most nights of the week you can enter from a door on the corner next to the main theatre entrance and head to the rooftop for drinks and live music. Plenty of seating and a nice atmosphere. Enjoy!

2  Thank Karen B
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

Just pay the small fee and take the creepy elevator to this rooftop paradise with people of varied taste, personality, and colorful minds. Let the music beneath the night sky take you to another world and by all means... Dance!

Thank Harold M
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

My family and I had lunch here yesterday. I had a hamburger which was very good. My wife and daughters had the pimento cheese sandwich and it was very good.

Thank Craig A
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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Rooftop bar has 270 degree views of Downtown, fried chicken skins and decent burgers. Drinks are pricey, but it is a venue after all. Theater is intimate but seating tends to get uncomfortable after an hour or so.

Thank MattMacon
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Great Venue! Great Concert! Love that it offers a wide variety of events! Parking is a little bit of an issue. Was Very HOT!

1  Thank ILovetoTravel2004
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

We came here to see JJ Grey and the theatre was great. People are nice and friendly. Great place for music and history lovers!!!!

Thank crazygamers1433
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summergirl65
15 March 2017|
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Response from Bashaboo | Reviewed this property |
No idea. I would suggest looking on the GA Theater website, and if you are looking for what else is happening in Athens on that date look at the Athens Chamber of Commerce website or just Google what's going on then. Hope... More
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c00lmama
19 February 2017|
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Response from UGA_guy_Athens_GA | Reviewed this property |
Some shows yes, call theatre to make sure. Most are 18 and over.
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