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Purple Chopstix

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371 1/2 Richland Ave, Athens, OH 45701-3206
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
May 23, 2017
“My favorite restaurant in Athens”
Sep 10, 2017
“Overpriced, under quality ”
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
371 1/2 Richland Ave, Athens, OH 45701-3206
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Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

I would not come back or spend money here again. They don't maintain the place nicely and didn't act professionally. Wouldn't come again

Thank kkdd361
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Though it is only open Thursday through Sunday, this place is well worth the wait. I love their blend of Asian, middle eastern, Indian, Greek, and American cuisine. Even fussy, non-adventurous eaters will find something delicious here.

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Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Love Purple Chopstix for its' funkiness, friendliness, and familiar atmosphere. I take everyone I can there, and I love to show off the unique interior decor. The food is fabulous, as is the service and pricing. You must carry in your own alcohol and the...More

Thank annerie h
Reviewed December 2, 2016

We had brunch here with family and friends the day after our wedding. I loved the buffet offerings - they were creative and mostly vegetarian. We had people from ages 4-87 in our group, and everyone enjoyed their meals.

Thank Carly G
Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

Steadfast delicious offerings, my favorite place...beautiful, relaxing and funky. Staff treats you like family. Pricing $14-20 for a large yummy entree.

Thank annerie h
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Purple Chopstix is one of the better and nicer dining options for dinner in Athens. The menu has a good variety of choices which include curries, seafood, pastas, and vegetarian options. All the menu items that I have had over the years are quite tasty....More

Thank Showboat124
Reviewed December 10, 2015

The food was very good, service excellent, our server was top notch. We were there for a friends' birthday and were a party of 11, she explained the menu and specialties well. Appetizers, salads/soups and entree were all served at appropriate times and we were...More

Thank Alan M
Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

This is my favorite place to eat when I'm in Athens. On numerous business trips their menu has intrigued me. First the Yellow Indian Curry, with a number of different vegetables and flavors, and, Yes! Even the zucchini tastes good! I never like zucchini. Next...More

Thank Lewis D
Reviewed August 13, 2015

One of the worst "restaurant" experiences I've ever had. First, we walk in, and there's no one inside - no diners or staff, even after banging the gong for service (yes, that's an actual thing). Eventually a woman pops in and tells us to sit...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed August 7, 2015

This eccentric little Athens eatery combines local artwork, a creekside patio, and delicious Asian-inspired food at reasonable prices. They are very welcoming to guests with special dietary restrictions, and every dish is made fresh. Thank you for a great dinner!

Thank Libby M
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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  • Address: 371 1/2 Richland Ave, Athens, OH 45701-3206
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Athens
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