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24 1/2 E State St, Athens, OH 45701-2540
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Wellesley, Massachusetts
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

The food was good. We decided to share several courses to try many things. We were told they did not have any more of the "special" for the evening that we ordered after we already had our appetizers & salad. At that point substituting caught us totally off guard. We went with what was suggested. Portions were not what we... More 

Thank NEtransplants
Columbus, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

Was recommended by a local and the food and service was excellent! We had the Bourbon Salmon which was quite tasty.

Thank rroodrd
Athens, Ohio
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Zoe's has been around for a while and has great ambience, friendly wait staff, and a good menu. The bar is top-notch as well. I don't end up here as often as I should but that says more about my laziness than anything. Its very popular around parents' weekend, sibs weekend, and the like so plan or make reservations in... More 

Thank aniruhil
Cincinnati, Ohio
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

The atmosphere needed some help - maybe adding some candles and different lighting and ambiance. Our waitress was wonderful and the food was delicious. We will be back!

Thank Whitney H
Fort Myers, Florida
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2016

Great wait staff and clean! Food is terrific! I love the oysters, crepes and the scallops as well as the salmon. Great cocktails as well. Nice place and a treat for Athens. Never a disappointment.

Thank Lisa B
Jackson, Ohio
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

We went to Zoe's on a Saturday evening expecting that there wouldn't be room to sit or a long wait. It took us longer to find a parking spot than to get a table. The restaurant was comfortable and is a little noisy but nothing to complain about. It was filled yet service was fast. The bar took a few... More 

Thank johnsC1927DK
SE Ohio
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106 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016

We dined here recently with 2 friends and everyone enjoyed their meal for taste and quantity. My chef’s dinner salad was tasty and substantial, with fresh greens, egg slices, assorted veggies and slices of duck($14). The fish dish (halibut, a bit pricey at $26) and the scallops were very good. Wine was reasonably priced. The waitress was friendly, attentive and... More 

Thank bgtSEOhio
Jackson, Ohio
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62 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

Had a date night. Dining area is on the small side so I'd recommend reservations. We were seated immediately. Staff was excellent. Wine selections by the glass were limited but well selected. Food was very good. Flavors were great. My wife did comment her shrimp were slightly over cooked. I had no complaints.

Thank Mapbc
Loudon, Tennessee
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 2, 2016

Great place to eat located right off of Court Street. French / American menu offerings. Started with the $5.00 Chop Salad: Chopped romaine lettuce with spinach, bacon, blue cheese, and a blend of marinated red bell pepper, onion, and olives blended with buttermilk dressing. Entree - $14.00 Chicken and Mushroom Paprikash: Chicken, Crimini Mushrooms, Bell Pepper, Cauliflower, and Sweet Peas... More 

Thank Mark K
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

The food was delicious and they have a good wine list. Some menu items are marked as gluten free and we were told the chef can adjust items to make them gf as well. Two in our party have celiac and must eat gf without cross-contamination. They chose food marked gf and really enjoyed it. Best of all, they did... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, French
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 1/2 E State St, Athens, OH 45701-2540
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: 7405924443

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?