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Girasoles

24 Greensboro Hwy, Watkinsville, GA 30677-2514
+1 706-310-0410
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Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“pancakes” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
24 Greensboro Hwy, Watkinsville, GA 30677-2514
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1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Why wait in long queues in Athens? Here you have great food, friendly (even personalized) service, quiet ambience, a separate room for family celebrations and more. ChefJose sent our table a delicious house salad gratis. Venigrette olive mix and small toasts delicious to start. The...More

Thank nick b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s hard to find enough superlatives for this restaurant. We knew Chef Jose Zambrano previously and were delighted when he opened Girasoles (Spanish for “Sunflowers”) in Watkinsville. We’ve eaten with him many times, usually Sunday Brunch or dinner, and have always been thoroughly pleased with...More

Thank Bob N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had two different seafood specials (prawns/grouper), and we both were impressed. The server was new but very polite and professional. Not a meal that I could afford regularly but perfect for a special occasion.

Thank gbick220
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Excellent food! Everything is amazing. The Sunday brunch is complete with salads, shrimp and grits, and dessert.

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I dined at Girasoles restaurant today for the first time. The occasion was my daughter-in-law's birthday. On Sunday;s they have a buffet and it was lovely. The items were on separate tables with main dishes and sides on one, desserts on another, a meat carving...More

Thank Marilyn M
Reviewed 25 December 2017

We visited for the Sunday buffet after church. The restaurant was nearly full, but we were able to be seated quickly. The buffet is one price which includes salad bar, a variety of entrees and sides and a dessert table. Drinks are extra. Included is...More

Thank FredL757
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Wife and I went to Girasoles this past evening, We had not been there since their early days when lunch was served on paper plates. Were we ever surprised. We were going to go into Athens but didn't feel like driving into town and since...More

Thank RMB1945
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We were here for a party and so didn't get to experience the full menu because the organizers had selected their own menu options, but everything we had was delicious. The wait staff was extremely attentive and friendly without being intrusive or inappropriate. The party...More

Thank LCF22974
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

What a delight! Date night dinner. Great service. The hot bacon salad was wonderful and shrimp and grits were great! Upscale dining in a small town. You won’t be disappointed.

1  Thank DreamTraveler365
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I had Chef Jose make a special meal for my wife for her birthday, it was absolutely wonderful! She was pleasantly surprised.

Thank mike b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Greensboro Hwy, Watkinsville, GA 30677-2514
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Watkinsville
  • Phone Number: +1 706-310-0410
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