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Universal Joint

) #4 of 44 Restaurants in Clayton $$ - $$$ American, ,
109 N Main St, Clayton, GA 30525-4296
+1 706-782-7116
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“tater tots” (39 reviews)
“burger” (184 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
109 N Main St, Clayton, GA 30525-4296
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Reviewed yesterday

Fun vibrant scene in Clayton. Lots of menu choices. Can tailor some items to meet your requests. Check em out, you wont be disappointed

Thank YouveGotAirMale
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was our second time visiting the area and the second time to UJ. Great food, good service, and cold beer. Will always drop in when we are in the area.

Thank frscott
Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice menu with a good selection of many all American favorites. Loved that people brought their dogs and were able to sit outside.

Thank ParisGal01
Reviewed 5 days ago

We ate here with another family for lunch last weekend. We waited about 30 minutes, a reasonable about of time for as busy as they were. We sat outside under an umbrella - it was hot so the umbrella was most welcome. The food was...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice menu selection. Enjoy food, surroundings ,and music on weekends. Good service and friendly servers.

Thank lmersh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have eaten here a couple of times and it has been good each time. Cool atmosphere, good selection of beers and good menu. Like sitting at the bar or outside. After eating you can stool thru the shops in Clayton.

Thank Angela D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is excellent as is the atmosphere. Our food was fresh and hot. They offer a wide selection of meals. We enjoyed looking at the art that is for sale. Our waiter was friendly and attentive. Great place to stop and eat.

Thank Mazma5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well Fortify Pi was closed so we ended up here at the Universal Joint which is located downtown Clayton in an old gas station ⛽️Things started out great because they had my husbands favorite beer. Sweetwater 420 made in Atlanta .we shared some fantastic buffalo...More

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun place with lots of activity for kids and family. Dog friendly! Food was reasonably priced and excellent. Had the pimento cheese burger and it was awesome. Loved it. Glad to see Clayton starting to be a fun place to visit!

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Their hamburgers are excellent, you have a choice of fries or tater tots, try the tots. Most seating is outside so bring your dog. They will even bring your dog a bowl of water if it is hot outside. Great little resturant and service is...More

Thank furg52
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Josephine A
I'm so happy to see that you got the larger fries back and that your wings are so big and juicy. Please, don't change, continue to have such great food. You are the only place in town that provides great food and great atmosphere!! Have you ever consider onion rings?
21 February 2017|
Response from Nancy M | Property representative |
Thank you so much! We try very hard to provide the best food and service! The skinny fries were an experiment and we didn't like them either! Our wings will always be fresh and cooked to order. We have considered onion rings... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 N Main St, Clayton, GA 30525-4296
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Rabun County  >  Clayton
  • Phone Number: +1 706-782-7116
  • E-mail
Creative burgers, wings, well thought out menu with everything made in house. A full bar including 16 draft beers featuring craft and domestic. Outdoor seating and live music Friday and Saturdays May through October.
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