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Cookout Restaurant

1020 Jordan Dr, Athens, GA 30606-6136
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good19%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“quesadillas” (4 reviews)
“hamburger” (6 reviews)
“corn dogs” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Fast food
1020 Jordan Dr, Athens, GA 30606-6136
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

I visited for a quick lunch. The special is hard to beat -- sandwich, 2 sides and a drink for cheap. Location is convenient. I will go back.

Thank FredL757
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Hubby & I weren't too impressed. Just average hamburgers and hot dogs. Varsity is much better. Restaurant was too cold, had to eat outside.

Thank Melanie W
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Quick lunch. Good burgers, large menu. Cheap. Tons of really good shakes.fastest service in town, absolutely no wait even when busy.

Thank homewood_traveler41
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Went through here on a whim on the way home from Lexington and I was stunned at the prices and wasn't expecting much. I was wrong. Their menu is huge and so is the milkshake menu. Like others have said, their burgers taste like burgers...More

Thank Kora T
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

The prices here are beyond reasonable, especially if you get the $5 tray. The choices of entree and sides for the tray are too numerous to list. Any of the delicious milkshakes would practically make a meal on its own. I think Cookout makes my...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Cookout is the same in various locations I've visited: good burgers and great shakes. I love the banana shakes or the strawberry ones but we all have our personal tastes. Be careful with adding the extras on the burgers as the prices can add up...More

Thank Georgia Family T
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Always friendly service with minimal dine-in wait. Drive thru is unbelievably fast (every time!) and cashiers are always exceptionally courteous. Good fast food that fits the budget!

Thank Suzy M
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We normally only visit here for their milkshakes that I must say are delicious!! My personal favorite is the peanut butter, banana shake. My kids wanted to try lunch one day, so why not. The prices are very reasonable and you actually get quite a...More

Thank WAHMto5
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Never had anything bad here. The food is always good and it's cheap - so it's a great place to take the family!

Thank A. R
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I went to Cookout twice during my visit to Athens! Even though the workers aren't friendly or helpful, the atmosphere is pleasant, and the food is good! They have a large, diverse menu, and a large shake menu! Get past the checkout counter, and you'll...More

Thank Monica V
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1020 Jordan Dr, Athens, GA 30606-6136
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
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