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Union Street Cafe

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102 W Union St, Athens, OH 45701-2751
+1 740-594-6007
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Kansas City, Kansas
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 July 2016

We had breakfast at this restaurant and they serve a large portion of foods. Because it is located near Ohio University, many students eat there. Fun place

Thank lovetoberetired
Columbus, Ohio
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148 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

It's not fancy, but they are open 24/7 and make a mean omelet. In fact, there are lots of omelets and breakfast is served round the clock. I had the portabella and cheese omelet and had them add bacon for good measure. Fab-o!

Thank Melanie D
Seattle, Washington, United States
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 June 2015

Years ago, before they moved to the current location, they were located in a building that always smelled like cat piss. Better now.

1 Thank Bill J
Lebanon, Pennsylvania
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86 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2015

I had a turkey club. Great quality, huge quantity for the price $8. It's a regular old college eatery. Great food, no atmosphere, and decent service. I can't build it up since its a college eatery. But the food was terrific and worth well more than the price. Menu is better than average in selection. My daughter eats here once... More 

Thank dnamadkate
Athens, Ohio
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2015

I especially enjoy the breakfasts. Good fast and attentive service. They never condescend to me even though I have white hair. Good pies as well.

Thank colbyite
Athens, Ohio
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 May 2014 via mobile

This is a great place if you like big breakfasts, friendly service and excellent value. The staff is super friendly and the food tasty. It's open 24 hours, 365 days a year, it's a staple of Athens, enjoy it.

Thank Steve S
Athens, Ohio
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66 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2013

I like diners for breakfast and this place fits the bill to a T. Friendly attentive staff, good value, wi-fi. Just a good place to have breakfast by yourself or perhaps that power breakfast. I happen to be moving to Athens in August. I am so happy I found tis place

Thank jmlalley3
Omaha, Nebraska
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276 reviews
219 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2012

I love going to cafe's so my son figured I'd like this place. I loved the menu options...there seemed to be something for everyone. It was extremely hot outside so when we stepped inside, we had no idea how cold it really was. After about ten minutes, we figured it out. Not only was the air on, but the fans... More 

Thank luckeycharm
1 review
Reviewed 10 November 2011

Great food great workers always have what u want never out under new management

Thank mentalmom
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90 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2011

Great service, great food (Frisco Burger & Fries), and great value for your $. A little more attention to the decor wouldn't hurt but would 100% recommend.

Thank Jennifer M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 W Union St, Athens, OH 45701-2751
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 740-594-6007

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