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The Grit

199 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30601-2400
+1 706-543-6592
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (23 reviews)
“tofu” (32 reviews)
“noodle bowl” (17 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
199 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30601-2400
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1 - 10 of 300 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this place. It has good food and a real easy vibe. My meat-eating husband has even suggested that we go here. He loves the vegetarian Tofu Reuben Sandwich. It really is good. Truthfully, though, it's worth going to The Grit just for their...More

Thank lawyerdaggett
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food at the Grit is incredible. Prepare to eat a vegetarian meal, but also prepare for how quality the food and service is. A unique building and vibe that leaves you wanting to come back. (And don't forget, always get a desert here😊)

Thank alliemichd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was wonderful but had to wait almost an hour to get a table. I enjoyed their tabouli salad and my husband had loaded nachos. They were pretty good. Ambience is off beat and unique. It was a nice experience for a change.

Thank Vanita B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for dessert with some girlfriends. We had a great time and really enjoyed the atmosphere. The coconut cream pie was my favorite. The cinnamon pie was also delicious.

Thank lauren b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are a vegan or vegetarian, this is the place for you. It's not often my vegan daughter has options at a restaurant. Great variety on the menu. She got the gyro with sweet potato fries and loved every bite. I got the cheese...More

Thank LTher
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Party of four adults for breakfast, weekday. Non of us vegetarians. Between various egg dishes and pancakes we all loved our orders. All-important coffee was loved by all. Only complaint was that otherwise helpful and friendly server a bit slow to refill our cups of...More

Thank annelise342
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This is not a bad restaurant, but it is also not great. The food is okay, and the service is consistently slow. I'd recommend the Golden Bowl or the Hot Noodle Bowl, but I'd skip all the Middle-Eastern inspired items, which lack spices and flavor.

Thank Jaume L
Reviewed 24 August 2017

If you are vegetarian or vegan, you will like this place. Bohemian style place and food offers a good list of delicious meal and beer/wine. Staff are polite and quick.

Thank Keramat P
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Completely vegetarian place..love the atmosphere and the food, Came her for breakfast and lunch..GREAT!

Thank KDB21
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Did not know was predominately vegetarian until we took a look at the menu. Decided to give it a try. Admittedly we did not know a lot of the ingredients but decided to stick around. My son enjoyed his sandwich which included seitan for protein....More

Thank TwoGrays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 199 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30601-2400
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-543-6592
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