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Five Star Day Cafe - CLOSED

229 East Broad Street, Athens, GA 30601
+1 706-543-8552
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
Jun 21, 2013
“Closed for Good as of June 21, 2013”
Jun 10, 2013
“Wow! Daily Special, you did me right”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
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229 East Broad Street, Athens, GA 30601
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed June 21, 2013

Five Star Day the beloved Athens establishment closed its doors this week. It will be missed by many. How I long for their fried green tomatoes, mac n cheese, and meatloaf. Hopefully, it will be replaced by something even more delicious!

2  Thank D R
Reviewed June 10, 2013

First off, the people who work at Five Star Day Cafe were extremely pleasant and fun to chat with. One of the workers has drawn Alan Turing* on the board and my companion looked at it for a moment, then said "Is that Alan Turing?"...More

Thank Happygoluckyy
Reviewed May 28, 2013

We popped in here while downtown Athens as we were told it was one of the places you HAVE to eat while in Athens. We sat out on the patio on the street and had a nice view of the arches at the university. The...More

Thank gkelly80
Reviewed April 22, 2013

You can't beat this place for the price and the freshness of the food. Eclectic and the perfect college town place to eat. No hassles, laid back....great location.

Thank Eltinge
Reviewed March 31, 2013

This place is small so groups of 4 or less are best but I think it is worth a stop. They make their own delish salad dressings and their trout fillet is what I always get. So yummy.

Thank Cchamelion
Reviewed March 16, 2013

Five Star Day was my favorite place to eat when I lived in Athens, and as a visitor, remains so! They mainly offer soul food/Southern food with some other options as well. If you've never tried that sort of food, this is a great place...More

1  Thank katieanddougie
Reviewed February 24, 2013

We ate dinner at the eastside location in Athens until it closed and do miss it. Similar fare can be found on Broad St location. Southern and local foods were evident in the menus at dinner on the eastside. Hope to visit the Broad St...More

Thank Joe66Michael
Reviewed January 24, 2013

My daughter (UGA student) and I enjoyed this cafe. I dont love restaurants that make you order at the front counter, not much room to stand in line, have to wait for a table. I prefer a server. They could easily convert to this level...More

Thank GaPeachAimee
Reviewed December 11, 2012

Unique atmosphere, good food, good service, good value... Simple as that! My husband LOVED the bacon, egg and cheesburger. We'd visit again, for sure!

Thank natwh14
Reviewed November 4, 2012

We have eaten here a number of times and Five Star always comes through with great food and, somewhat unexpectedly, very good service after you order at the counter. In fact, the service was better than we have have had at some "order from the...More

Thank Bob L
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$5 - $10
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 East Broad Street, Athens, GA 30601
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-543-8552
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