Best pubs in Athens

Check out the top pubs in Athens, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. The Royal Peasant
1. The Royal Peasant
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35 local reviews
1675 South Lumpkin Street, Athens
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 706-549-7920
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Michele
The Royal Peasant is a quaint version of an old English Pub. Enjoy either lunch or dinner at this British…
Lauren
Quaint little English pub with a patio that overlooks Lumpkin Street. Simple, straightforward menu with…
Rebecca
This spot is the perfect English pub to enjoy Bangers and Mash and cold brew. Soccer fans unite here regularly…
1. The Royal Peasant
1. The Royal Peasant
host-0host-1host-2
35 local reviews
1675 South Lumpkin Street, Athens
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 706-549-7920
Michele
Michele
The Royal Peasant is a quaint version of an old English Pub. Enjoy either lunch or dinner at this British themed restaurant with comfortable…
Lauren
Lauren
Quaint little English pub with a patio that overlooks Lumpkin Street. Simple, straightforward menu with quintessential pub food (think…
Rebecca
Rebecca
This spot is the perfect English pub to enjoy Bangers and Mash and cold brew. Soccer fans unite here regularly to watch games. The staff is…
2. The Globe
2. The Globe
host-0host-1host-2
22 local reviews
199 North Lumpkin Street, Athens
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 706-353-4721
BarRestaurantFood
Michele
Irish-style pub with hearty sandwiches, burgers, vegan tofu dogs, vegan bean patties, fish and chips fare…
Robin
Another Athens institution. Pub food, beer, free events (Irish music, poetry readings that don't suck). My…
Fazal
Soccer fans congregate in the upstairs room to watch European soccer matches. Downstairs is a classic Irish…
2. The Globe
2. The Globe
host-0host-1host-2
22 local reviews
199 North Lumpkin Street, Athens
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 706-353-4721
Michele
Michele
Irish-style pub with hearty sandwiches, burgers, vegan tofu dogs, vegan bean patties, fish and chips fare. Extensive selection of beers,…
Robin
Robin
Another Athens institution. Pub food, beer, free events (Irish music, poetry readings that don't suck). My friend got married here. Good…
Fazal
Fazal
Soccer fans congregate in the upstairs room to watch European soccer matches. Downstairs is a classic Irish pub that is a favorite of the…
3. Trappeze Pub
3. Trappeze Pub
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31 local reviews
269 North Hull Street, Athens
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 706-543-8997
BarRestaurantFood
April
Trappeze is a pub that is connected to the bar Hirewire (you can actually order from the Trappeze menu at…
Hannah
Trappeze is a pub that is connected to the bar Hirewire (you can actually order from the Trappeze menu at…
Tyson
If you'd like draft beer and good food, Trappeze Pub is the place for you! They offer more than 50+ draft beer…
3. Trappeze Pub
3. Trappeze Pub
host-0host-1host-2
31 local reviews
269 North Hull Street, Athens
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 706-543-8997
April
April
Trappeze is a pub that is connected to the bar Hirewire (you can actually order from the Trappeze menu at either location). Everything on…
Hannah
Hannah
Trappeze is a pub that is connected to the bar Hirewire (you can actually order from the Trappeze menu at either location). Everything on…
Tyson
Tyson
If you'd like draft beer and good food, Trappeze Pub is the place for you! They offer more than 50+ draft beer that you can try from. And…
4. Hi-Lo Lounge
4. Hi-Lo Lounge
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35 local reviews
1354 Prince Avenue, Athens
Closed · Opens 4:00 PM
+1 706-850-8561
BarNight clubPoint of interest
Fife
Very good bar food, with vegetarian and vegan options. I do the mushroom po-boy and the Ruben (tempeh or…
Emily
Great beer (always an interesting draft selection), cocktails, and delicious pub food. Their Cincinnati chili…
Brent
Great spot for locals who want to avoid the downtown scene. Great new take on pub food with vegetarian…
4. Hi-Lo Lounge
4. Hi-Lo Lounge
host-0host-1host-2
35 local reviews
1354 Prince Avenue, Athens
Closed · Opens 4:00 PM
+1 706-850-8561
Fife
Fife
Very good bar food, with vegetarian and vegan options. I do the mushroom po-boy and the Ruben (tempeh or normal). Kid friendly. Very good…
Emily
Emily
Great beer (always an interesting draft selection), cocktails, and delicious pub food. Their Cincinnati chili is delicious, and they have…
Brent
Brent
Great spot for locals who want to avoid the downtown scene. Great new take on pub food with vegetarian options.
5. The Royal Peasant
5. The Royal Peasant
host-0host-1
2 local reviews
1675 South Lumpkin Street, Athens
(706) 549-7920
BarEstablishment
Robin
Walking distance, decent food, beer, football -- er, I mean, soccer. OK for a quick bite and a beer, or for…
Lisa
Good bar and English pub food.
5. The Royal Peasant
5. The Royal Peasant
host-0host-1
2 local reviews
1675 South Lumpkin Street, Athens
(706) 549-7920
Robin
Robin
Walking distance, decent food, beer, football -- er, I mean, soccer. OK for a quick bite and a beer, or for watching sports Americans don't…
Lisa
Lisa
Good bar and English pub food.
6. Blind Pig Tavern - Eastside
6. Blind Pig Tavern - Eastside
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4 local reviews
2301 College Station Rd, Athens
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
(706) 850-4919
RestaurantBarFood
Eli
A mile from the Yellow House. "Great pub food in a great environment with several big screens to catch all…
Aly
Great pub food, and full bar.
6. Blind Pig Tavern - Eastside
6. Blind Pig Tavern - Eastside
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4 local reviews
2301 College Station Rd, Athens
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
(706) 850-4919
Eli
Eli
A mile from the Yellow House. "Great pub food in a great environment with several big screens to catch all the sports action. From…
Aly
Aly
Great pub food, and full bar.
7. The Root Basement Bar
7. The Root Basement Bar
host-0
9 local reviews
1235 S Milledge Ave, Athens
Closed · Opens 3:00 PM
(706) 208-0059
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Ty
This is a new pub to the Athens Scene and its perfect. Darts, Bimini Rings, etc. Great local brews on tap and…
7. The Root Basement Bar
7. The Root Basement Bar
host-0
9 local reviews
1235 S Milledge Ave, Athens
Closed · Opens 3:00 PM
(706) 208-0059
Ty
Ty
This is a new pub to the Athens Scene and its perfect. Darts, Bimini Rings, etc. Great local brews on tap and more.
8. Akademia Brewing Company
8. Akademia Brewing Company
host-0
5 local reviews
150 Crane Dr, Bogart
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
BarRestaurantFood
Judith
It's a brewery with a great pub menu.
8. Akademia Brewing Company
8. Akademia Brewing Company
host-0
5 local reviews
150 Crane Dr, Bogart
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
Judith
Judith
It's a brewery with a great pub menu.
9. Pub on Main
9. Pub on Main
host-0host-1
2 local reviews
22 N Main St, Watkinsville
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
(706) 310-4450
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Jackie
Great pub food/drinks in a fun environment. Nice outdoor lawn space/fire pit. We've enjoyed everything we've…
Karl
Casual family atmosphere on Main Street in downtown Watkinsville. Burgers and pub food, good beer selection.
9. Pub on Main
9. Pub on Main
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2 local reviews
22 N Main St, Watkinsville
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
(706) 310-4450
Jackie
Jackie
Great pub food/drinks in a fun environment. Nice outdoor lawn space/fire pit. We've enjoyed everything we've eaten there. They recently…
Karl
Karl
Casual family atmosphere on Main Street in downtown Watkinsville. Burgers and pub food, good beer selection.