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Mama's Boy

197 Oak St, Athens, GA 30601-3615
+1 706-548-6249
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (72 reviews)
“biscuits” (230 reviews)
“french toast” (58 reviews)
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7:00 am - 3:30 pmAll hours
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
197 Oak St, Athens, GA 30601-3615
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We happened upon this place. We had a great breakfast, it was extremely fast. The biscuits are big and fluffy, very good! The grits were done just right. After we ordered and received our food, we noticed the specials on the chalk board. It would...More

1  Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have eaten at Mama's Boy many times and have received excellent service and food every time! The veggie hash is a fave along with the biscuits and gravy. Will fill you up for the rest of the day with Southern comfort at a great price!

Thank mswacd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Mama's Boy on a Sunday morning. It's a small place and there is seating for around 45-40 people inside. There are sunshades with some outdoor seating but it was raining when we visited.There is a station outside for picking up to-go orders and...More

1  Thank Sheryl C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a brunch. Everything fresh ans tasty! The veggie options are really good and the strawberry juice is delicious!

Thank vanesa d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mamas Boys is know for breakfast all day, but we ate lunch. Located close to the Oconee River Park it makes for a nice outing. The food was delicious and the service very friendly. We sat outside as we had a dog and an infant...More

Thank Ali N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good service at the newest Mama’s Boy location for a Sunday morning breakfast for our family. Enjoyed the Cinnamon Roll!

Thank Randall K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Restaurant has a niche for breakfast and brunch that is on par with a few others as best in this town. Only downsides are there is often a wait and somewhat crowded and noisy inside. The food is excellent with good selections of both breakfast...More

Thank timothyhN8736SP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

mama’s boy is 100% a staple for any trip to the lovely Athens. this place is always crowded and for good reason. cant go wrong with anything on the menu! great service and great atmosphere as well

Thank Olivia G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent service and very attentive even with a crowded restaurant. Will def. return on our next visit to Athens.

Thank H F
Reviewed 17 January 2018

We have been to Mama's Boy in the past and when we were recently in Athens we made time for breakfast. The food is good and the biscuits are great. This place a very little style or ambiance but it offers a unique menu of...More

Thank GreatDayToBeAlive
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2 April 2017|
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Response from Victor N | Reviewed this property |
The don't ... I recommend you taking your order to go.
27 May 2015|
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Response from Skippylou-7 | Reviewed this property |
It is usually very crowded inside and on the patio so I would not advise bringing a dog inside. The wait staff moves quickly and efficiently. I really enjoy going to this restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 16
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:30 pm
7:00 am - 3:30 pm
7:00 am - 3:30 pm
7:00 am - 3:30 pm
7:00 am - 3:30 pm
7:00 am - 3:30 pm
7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 197 Oak St, Athens, GA 30601-3615
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-548-6249
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