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Jackie O's Pub & Brewery

$$ - $$$American, ,
24 W Union St, Athens, OH 45701-2818
+1 740-592-9686
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cheese curds” (10 reviews)
“fish and chips” (13 reviews)
“burger” (17 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Contemporary, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
24 W Union St, Athens, OH 45701-2818
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1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Really special place, but tough to categorize: fine beer selection, wonderful menu, terrific service and still reasonable in price. The almost three dozen beers will challenge you but so will the great bar food, e.g. sandwiches, fries, salads, great pizzas, and ice cream or cheesecake...More

Thank ralphwilhelm1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Jacki O’s is completely awesome. They in my opinion have some of the absolute BEST Craft Brews in the state of Ohio. Great staff, great products, great atmosphere. The Food trailer puts out some outstanding bar foods. I tell everybody about this place in Illinois,...More

Thank Anthony D
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Great little pub with friendly staff and goid food. In town for father's weekend and was advised this was a must visit. My son had the pizza and fresh cut fries and he loved it. I had the fish and chips and it was good...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Me and my BF (he’s from Athens) and this was the first brewery he took me to. They have three spots in town and my favorite is the taproom. It’s got such a great vibe! Great staff and great beer. My favorites are the Razz...More

Thank Mikaela F
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We arrived early on Friday afternoon since this place fills up rapidly. We ordered a flight of beers to sample. They were all great and made our choice difficult. I had the fisn & chips which were really good. My wife had a reuben which...More

Thank Mongo1234
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A wonderful place that my husband wanted to visit for the beer (which was great!). I went for the food and was very pleased. We were there on a Thursday evening and must've timed it right. Got seated right away and the hostess and server...More

Thank Nanette G
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Recent trip to Athens to visit my alma mater, O.U. lead us to Jackie O's for a bite. It was rated #1, so off we went! When we got there I realized it was the olde Towne House from my wonderful years of the 60's...More

Thank Judi T
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Very busy due to it being Parents' Weekend. Although we had to wait about an hour for a table, partly due to our group being a party of 8, it was well worth it as food was very good. We had BBQ wings and cheese...More

Thank marty_h_mcginty
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

A friend and I made a four hour drive to come here to purchase some bottles and it did not disappoint. The staff was super friendly and accommodating and the beer was first rate.wish they had more of a food option.

Thank hoosierboy72
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This is a multi part bar, left side is a more classical looking bar. Right is more modern, a bit too modern for my taste. This is a brewery pub, so loads of local beers. We had a combi of pizza, beers and salads as...More

Thank Arnd B
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7 September 2017|
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Response from Kai B | Reviewed this property |
Yes and growlers
Cindy H
22 June 2017|
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Response from Nancyemit | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately the only Motel close would be the Ohio University Inn on Richland Ave. It's about 3/4 of a mile from Jackies but easy walk and easy to get to. Jackies also has another location on Stimson Ave but it also isn't... More
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Response from Nancyemit | Reviewed this property |
Yes, minors are allowed. They have the best pizza and cheese curds you will find anywhere. Kids would love it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Contemporary, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 W Union St, Athens, OH 45701-2818
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 740-592-9686
The operate a pub/brewery on one side and a restaurant on the other. Also listed on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackieOsBrewery
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