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Clark's Restaurant

1221-D Kelli Drive, Behind Raceway I-65 & Hwy 72, Athens, AL 35613
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Ranked #5 of 86 Restaurants in Athens
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Description: Clark's Restaurant is located just off I-65 and highway 72 behind Raceway. We serve fine dining & comfort food at afforable prices. The atmoshpere is bright and cheerful with quiet music that allow you to converse with your guests. We have consistantly maintained a high 90s health rating for the 5 years we have been open. All our food is cooked fresh with the finest ingredients. We have children's items available.
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English first
Athens, Alabama
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The food it is very fresh and cooked to order and the atmosphere is is nice they are clean and the people that works there they are nice and friendly

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Pewaukee, Wisconsin
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Casual atmosphere and the service was very fast and prompt. The menu has a nice choice of selections. We chose a couple different shrimp dinners. The shrimp was good and they offered a nice variety of side choices. We were surprised that they do not serve alcohol. Easy to get on-off the interstate if you are driving through. Be sure... More

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Athens, Alabama, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Clarks has become a favorite place to dine for my family. The establishment is always clean, service pleasant and timely, and the menu has everything from chicken fingers (my kids favorite because they're fresh) to Seafood Au Gratin that's out of this world. Lots of selection on the menu and everything we have ordered was made with quality ingredients. We... More

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Mobile, Alabama
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014 via mobile

The prime rib was great! I have 2 complaints. They don't have a liquor liscense so no wine with dinner and they were sweeping and moping the floor while customers were eating an hour before closing time!!

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Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We rode over to this restaurant with some friends in the WWII replica command car that he built. We did catch a bit of attention, but thoroughly enjoyed our dinner. We had the prime rib and found it delicious. The sides were plentiful and quite good. Atmosphere is nice. My only complaint, and a very mild one at that, is... More

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Madison, Alabama
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105 reviews 105 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I highly recommend this place for good food and atmosphere. I LOVE the Teriyaki Chicken dinner!! The side items are equally delicious. Their desserts are good enough to die for! So I recommend you try this quaint place just off Highway 72 in Athens East of I-65. You will NOT be sorry other than, sorry you did not try it... More

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Leeds, Alabama
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

In Athens to celebrate our grandson's 13th birthday and he had not visited Clark's so we all agreed to treat him for dinner. Our waitress, Karen, did a fantastic job and went our of her way to make our dinner an enjoyable occasion. Their Prime Rib was great, atmosphere is pleasant and the location was next door to the Hampton... More

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Athens, Alabama
18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Great place to eat and soak in the local flair..........my family loves this place, also Kid friendly!! My favorite is the Prime Rib!! Also the chicken fingers are Awesome!!

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Edwardsville, Illinois
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Stopped here by suggestion from the Hampton Inn front desk clerk. Great food and affordable prices. We each had filet mignon which was cooked perfectly. Will be stopping here again when traveling to Alabama.

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Athens, Alabama
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Fairly noisy, usually packed, and sometimes a waiting line, but overall, a nice menu, and a good place to eat! No alcohol. Kinda hard to find and perhaps too easy to forget. ( Athens has a Lot of restaurants now) But Clark's is definitely a place to try!

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