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The Georgia Theatre

215 N Lumpkin St, Athens, GA 30601-2741
+1 706-850-7670
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Fun Concert Venue

This was our first concert at the Georgia Theatre in downtown Athens. We really enjoyed the show... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
North Carolina
via mobile
Good, but....

This is a fine venue, one of the best in Athens, but it sure is not what it used to be. Since the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Athens, Georgia
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“rooftop bar” (16 reviews)
“great venue” (14 reviews)
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215 N Lumpkin St, Athens, GA 30601-2741
+1 706-850-7670
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first concert at the Georgia Theatre in downtown Athens. We really enjoyed the show and the intimate atmosphere of the theatre. The concert was sold out (general admission) so the place was packed. It is standing room only, with a few tables...More

Thank love2bncharleston
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fine venue, one of the best in Athens, but it sure is not what it used to be. Since the change in ownership in the past year or so, prices have sky rocketed, to the point that closing out a bar tab...More

Thank fredadams2
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Most nights of the week you can enter from a door on the corner next to the main theatre entrance and head to the rooftop for drinks and live music. Plenty of seating and a nice atmosphere. Enjoy!

1  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Just pay the small fee and take the creepy elevator to this rooftop paradise with people of varied taste, personality, and colorful minds. Let the music beneath the night sky take you to another world and by all means... Dance!

Thank Harold M
Reviewed 18 June 2017

My family and I had lunch here yesterday. I had a hamburger which was very good. My wife and daughters had the pimento cheese sandwich and it was very good.

Thank Craig A
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Rooftop bar has 270 degree views of Downtown, fried chicken skins and decent burgers. Drinks are pricey, but it is a venue after all. Theater is intimate but seating tends to get uncomfortable after an hour or so.

Thank MattMacon
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Great Venue! Great Concert! Love that it offers a wide variety of events! Parking is a little bit of an issue. Was Very HOT!

1  Thank ILovetoTravel2004
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We came here to see JJ Grey and the theatre was great. People are nice and friendly. Great place for music and history lovers!!!!

Thank crazygamers1433
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The major issue with the venue is lack of seating. There is a small board about 4 inches wide that lines the balconies. They push bar stools up to them. This is the ONLY seating. Most people have to stand. This is a problem unless...More

1  Thank ChiliTravels
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Staff , including manager Drew, were very attentive in helping the parents set up and especially breaking down. Bartenders were great. Lighting specialist was very attentive to the special occasion. For a large frequently used venue, the bathrooms were clean.

1  Thank KristaMariePrae
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15 March 2017|
Response from Bashaboo | Reviewed this property |
No idea. I would suggest looking on the GA Theater website, and if you are looking for what else is happening in Athens on that date look at the Athens Chamber of Commerce website or just Google what's going on then. Hope... More
19 February 2017|
Response from UGA_guy_Athens_GA | Reviewed this property |
Some shows yes, call theatre to make sure. Most are 18 and over.