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I have always loved this area of Athens and it has changed quite a bit in the last 20 years. The... read more

Reviewed February 3, 2019
Dalton, Georgia
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Nice area downtown

This is a nice walking street with many restaurants, stores and pubs. The street is surrounded by... read more

Reviewed June 14, 2017
Tampa, FL
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Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

I have always loved this area of Athens and it has changed quite a bit in the last 20 years. The neighborhood is even more vibrant with more restaurants and shopping than before. We ate there twice in 2 days while the area had a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed May 29, 2018

There are a number of "hole in the wall" eateries and coffee houses. Most are not part of big chains, although you can find a small Subway or Waffle House in the area. Within easy walking distance of Five Points you can find a bakery,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank FredL757
Reviewed May 6, 2018

The Five Points is not what I would call a site, so much as a neighborhood. Still, there's plenty to see and do around the points: shopping, dining, drinking, and so on. If you're driving into town, which you probably are, take care. The intersection...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank John R
Reviewed June 14, 2017

This is a nice walking street with many restaurants, stores and pubs. The street is surrounded by similar areas and it's a nice area to hang out.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank TravelerNFoodie
Reviewed February 19, 2017

Although many buildings have been added to Lumpkin Street, it still retains its pleasant on-campus atmosphere. It is a good street to stroll, or you can go on to the old campus and visit some ancient buildings, the Art Museum, and the Main Library.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Joyce S
Reviewed September 14, 2016

From Earth Fare to Jittery Joes Coffee, I love this neighborhood. It's fun and alive. Good restaurants, specialty shops, and vintage architecture.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Belinda B
Reviewed November 27, 2015

Lot's to do at this section of town. Pleanty of shops and little restaurants and bars. Great area to hang out and people watch.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank rustybob64
Reviewed September 12, 2015

South Lumpkin Street runs past UGA campus and has plenty of shops, restaurants, and various venues in the vicinity. The vegetarian restaurant Grit is close by and serves really fine food. I'm not a vegetarian but my wife and daughter are and we all enjoyed...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Pryst
Reviewed June 4, 2015

Five Points neighborhood. Earthfare market. Add Drug. Some coffee houses, a couple of pubs, an outdoor shop. Restaurants going up Lumpkin like Cali and Tito's. Waffle House. Some moderately priced rental housing. Nice neighborhood with lots of name recognition in Athens. Nobody in Athens calls...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank B2068GUanthonyd
Reviewed February 25, 2015

This area should be called Five Points - it is basically the intersection of S Lumpkin Street and Milledge Avenue (Greek Life Strip) and another smaller street. Nice independent bakery, coffee houses, Organic Grocery Store, Bike Shop, Pharmacies, restaurants, an English Pub (aye mate, they...More

Date of experience: February 2015
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