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The Foundry

$$ - $$$American, ,
295 E Dougherty St, Athens, GA 30601-2610
+1 706-549-7051
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
295 E Dougherty St, Athens, GA 30601-2610
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the smoked wings with peach BBQ sauce. Only caution is that the menu is small so check it out before you go.

2  Thank bruce h
Reviewed 22 October 2017

The Foundry has always been one of our favorite music venues, but while the food has never been actively bad, it's been a while since we raved about it. That changed last week when we caught Broken String Band at Terrapin Tuesday. Our waiter handed...More

3  Thank cannemcleod
Reviewed 21 October 2017

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

3  Thank Matt T
Reviewed 18 October 2017

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.

3  Thank Davina S
Reviewed 17 October 2017 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 24 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

3  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 1 July 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!

3  Thank Elise M
Reviewed 10 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Drinks, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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
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Scratch Cookin', Local Brews, & a Soulful Music Scene all within the Graduate Athens. Seasonal menus done by Executive Chef Joseph Houston III.
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