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Abel Brown

491 Highland Ave, Upper Level, Surrey Center, Augusta, GA 30909-3742
+1 706-738-6491
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  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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491 Highland Ave, Upper Level, Surrey Center, Augusta, GA 30909-3742
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

AB goes out is the way to procure exceptional oysters. On the half shell or broiled with jalepeno butter, you won’t go wrong. Not an oyster fan? No worry! From appetizers to their main offerings, prepared with a creative and modern southern vibe. And if...More

Thank Connie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came last year, came back this year specifically for the shrimp n grits. Unbelievable still. Service is off the hook. Even noticed tonight that one of the service staff had relocated from another top shelf Augusta establishment to here(Isaac). If I could give 9 stars...More

Thank Alex R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My fiance and i recently ate at Abel Brown, and we really enjoyed our night! For appetizers we split the lobster rolls and they were delicious! We also had a dozen oysters that tasted very fresh. For dinner I had the salmon, which was cooked...More

Thank omeyers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well since I loved this place so much the last time it was time for a repeat visit! was very excited to try the oysters again as I love oysters; eat them all over the world; and these were some of the best oysters I...More

Thank Gerald G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff at Abel Brown were very very friendly, every one who worked there made you feel like you were family they were well versed with the menu & specials. The pecan crusted ribeye was cooked to perfection& melted in your mouth.The oysters & variety...More

Thank jbp56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I chose Abel and Brown for our July birthday celebrations. We are so glad we did. We were greeted by several smiling staff and promptly seated by a very courteous waitress who proved to be appropriately attentive throughout the evening. We ordered...More

Thank Rosalyn P
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

When the appetizer and salad tastes better than the main course and desert that’s one place I will never return to or recommend. The service could’ve been better but it was a Friday night. If I am spending over 80 for dinner this shouldn’t happen...More

Thank rjpkkv
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Abel Brown is, by far, one of the most delicious and enjoyable restaurants Augusta. The atmosphere is lovely, the staff is great, and the food is top notch. Of course, the oysters are popular and are a favorite of my husband. He says that they...More

Thank TaraNicole C
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Oysters are amazing. But it doesn't stop there. If you like fish this is your place and their cheese boards are amazing as well.

Thank ann marie o
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

I visited Abel Brown for my birthday on May 25th, a Friday. My husband and I started off with a dozen of oysters and lobster rolls for appetizers, both of them were delicious. For dinner, I had Salmon dinner which was over cooked and very...More

Thank jasminea717
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Laurel E
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Response from LJClark34 | Reviewed this property |
If you mean gluten free. Don't recall.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 491 Highland Ave, Upper Level, Surrey Center, Augusta, GA 30909-3742
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Augusta
  • Phone Number: +1 706-738-6491
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Abel Brown is a southern kitchen & oyster bar nestled in Surrey Center in Augusta, Ga. The name, much like our menu, is a nod to and celebration of our blended cultural roots. Authentic, yet refined, our ingredient-driven dishes are prepared and served with thought and respect. We pair clean and modern Southern cuisine with the charm & tradition reserved for high company.
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