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The Foundry Athens

€€ - €€€American, ,
295 E Dougherty St, Athens, GA 30601-2610
+1 706-549-7051
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (7 reviews)
“melting point” (20 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
295 E Dougherty St, Athens, GA 30601-2610
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Reviewed yesterday

Very classy space with a really nice ambiance! Really liked the layout of the courtyard and multi-leveled music space. The smoked ribs were excellent and the staff was very friendly. The rooms had a lot of character and were very clean and comfortable. Had a...More

Thank Matt T
Reviewed 4 days ago

I got the fried shrimp - Husband got the ribs and we were absolutely thrilled! Servers were very nice and on TOP of their service industry skills.

Thank Davina S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I ate at the Foundry as it was convenient to the hotel. The food menu was very limited but the food was good. They also had live music each night which was a bonus. It is a nice location which kept to...More

Thank Jessica O
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I recently attended a Shawn Mullins concert and had a great time. The music and food were terrific, but the service was especially good. Our entire party felt that were well taken care of and that the waiter was truly invested in us having a...More

1  Thank mikekilleennewsl2017
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We recently attended a concert here and the food was pretty good. Great place to see a show. They needed more than one bartender at each bar. The place was packed and you had to wait forever to get your food.

Thank 518ATLCouple
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We were in town and came across this event. We arrived just before show time and good thing we did as it got crowed. Our waitress was Molly and she did a good job the menu was fixed so we choose the pulled pork and...More

Thank 2Italylovers
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Great band playing and the food is really good! The sweet potato fries are very yummy and the shrimp and grits are splendid! The walk is not far from Downtown Athens!

1  Thank Elise M
Reviewed 9 May 2017

The Foundry is the restaurant on site at the Graduate motel in downtown Athens. They apparently recently changed their menu, so what you may find listed online will probably be the old one. The new menu is sparse to say the least, hence my rating....More

Thank Buckeye_boy_614
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We come here often and it's always the same...bad service and greasy food. We want to love this place but we just can't. Tonight we were here for a performance and the first 2 hours we were here, we only saw our waitress twice. I...More

3  Thank 0wlie
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We rolled in as they were closing. We were at the Graduate where the Foundry is located. Son had mac and cheese and I got the burger with some amazing sauce on it. The drinks were strong and cold and a band was playing. Wish...More

Thank BrissleGirl66
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 295 E Dougherty St, Athens, GA 30601-2610
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-549-7051
  • E-mail
Listen to celebrated musicians in the Melting Point where you can Eat. Drink. Listen Closely. Menus prepared by Chef martin Smetana!
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