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1016 E Broad St, Athens, GA
+1 706-353-7797
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11:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 18:00
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place by accident and it was a great find! Some of the best fried chicken I've ever had -- light and not greasy and fried to perfection. We enjoyed the vegetable sides too.

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Thank Martha O
Chickamauga, Georgia
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good home cooked meal ! Fresh and hot right from kitchen. Automatic for the people! Lunch ready very quick.

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Thank csmith2017
Adairsville, Georgia
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My son is a student at UGA and has found a new favorite local restaurant with Weaver D's. I'm happy to know he's getting some good home cooking while he's away at school!

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Thank funfam2016
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Authentic and real and really good! A must visit. The food is wonderful, the desserts are yummy. Love this place!

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1 Thank Zaplily
Richmond, Virginia
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

The food is what keeps people coming back. Weaver D's serves up true soul food and in a cozy, no-frills setting. My partner got the dark chicken plate and I got a veggie plate. Don't miss the sweet potato soufflé as a side! Cornbread comes with your meal - automatic! You order at the counter and Dexter Weaver will take... More 

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1 Thank duranie314
Covington, Georgia
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

On game day we always pass by restaurant and decided to stop in today. Glad we did! All 4 of us got the plate which included a meat and 2 vegetables. For the sides we had mac and cheese, fried corn, potato salad, green beans and squash casserole. On the meat side we had fried porkchops, catfish and fried streak.... More 

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1 Thank Terri F
Athens, Georgia, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

I am very lucky to live close by so I can visit any time I wish...and I come often. Good southern cooking by an award winning chef. Make sure Weaver says "automatic" for you!

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1 Thank Bruce M
Atlanta, Georgia
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114 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Weaver D's is one of the longest serving restaurants in Athens. Its the "ultimate hole in the wall" and good meat and 3 or all veggie place around. You order your food and a server gets the food for you. Fried chicken is a hit here but I had to have the home cooked veggies and they didn't disappoint. If... More 

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Charleston
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

All of the vegetables sounded good, so I had a plate of 4 and they were all fantastic as well as the cornbread. Great location near a park area and downtown, with a lot of local history.

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Dublin, Ireland
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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

I went to this restaurant as it famously gave it's slogan "Automatic for the People" to REM to use as the title of their album. It's much smaller than I envisaged, run by just one guy, who everyone just calls 'D' and his wife. Nearly everything is deep-fried. The menu is limited, but the service is something special. When I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 18:00
Thursday
11:00 - 18:00
Friday
11:00 - 18:00
Saturday
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1016 E Broad St, Athens, GA
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-353-7797

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