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Union Street Cafe

102 W Union St, Athens, OH 45701-2751
+1 740-594-6007
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good14%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
2 Jul 2016
“Great local restaurant”
2 Aug 2015
“Best Breakfast”
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Cafe, Diner
102 W Union St, Athens, OH 45701-2751
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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
Reviewed 2 August 2015

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
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
Reviewed 6 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...More

Thank dnamadkate
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
Reviewed 11 May 2014

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
Reviewed 23 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...More

Thank jmlalley3
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...More

Thank luckeycharm
Reviewed 9 November 2011

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

Thank mentalmom
Reviewed 4 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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Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch
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  • 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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