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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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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
491 Highland Ave, Upper Level, Surrey Center, Augusta, GA 30909-3742
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Able Brown is our neighborhood restaurant. The best oysters, wedge salad and fish in town! It is our go to restaurant on any night! Love this spot!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Wahoo428
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Abel Brown for our anniversary tonight. We had reservations and showed up early. The hostess asked us if we were celebrating anything and we said it was our anniversary. After we were seated our server asked if we were celebrating anything and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Justin D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went about 4 or 5 months ago, but don't remember what I had to eat, and did not recall sending you only a draft message. I know the food was good, and would go again, but I can't respond appropriately unless I could see...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank IrvingCollege
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent restaurant all the food is superb and great service.Oysters were succulent and the wine was first rate.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 765normanr
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our first visit and we were disappointed. First, the good news. All the wait staff was great. We arrived before our 7:30 reservation time and was still sitted. The folks were friendly and attentive but our disappointment came with the food. We ordered...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank John F
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

We will be returning! Our server, Hunter, did an awesome job. He was friendly and efficient. The drinks were great! I was so glad to see an elderflower liqueur to mix with some bubbly at their bar! The food was incredible!! My husband had the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TracieLV
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

Ok, read all the reviews and made a point of making a reservation to ensure seating. By 6pm the place had a line and by 7 it was very crowded. Meals were all nice, I had the short rib special, it was very good, added...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mickeyd1000
Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

Went there with business associates the service was excellent and wait staff was especially courteous and efficient I will go again

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 19 November 2018

Went with a small group for a reunion of sorts. So an automatic 20% gratuity. The food was good. The prices were on the high side--$11 for a nominal glass of wine. The waitress seemed harried and less than happy to discuss the menu and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GeorgiaMamie
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

First time diner here, and I have mixed emotions. Loved the atmosphere. Augusta needs more restaurants like this. Menu looked promising; drinks menu was nice with a few twists on old standards. We ordered two appetizers to split. The peeky toe crab cake and the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank KayM506
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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
  • Food
  • 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
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
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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