It’s one of the most important questions for any traveler: “Where should we eat?” In Athens, you’ll never go wrong. Whether you choose to eat on campus at one of our award-winning dining halls or venture into Athens to sample local cuisine, you won’t be disappointed.

On-Campus Dining Options

Bolton Dining Commons

Dining Halls

UGA has five dining commons across campus that offer a variety of rotating menu items. All UGA dining halls are normally open to the public for a small charge, however, in response to coronavirus (COVID-19), the dining commons are currently open only for meal plan participants.

The Savannah Room

The Georgia Center

Let the Georgia Center’s chefs treat you to fast-casual dining and Jittery Joe’s coffee at the Bulldog Bistro, or table service in the quiet atmosphere of the Savannah Room — all under one roof in the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel.

Bulldog Cafe in the Tate Student Center

Campus Eateries

The Tate Center offers everything from Asian cuisine to burgers, pizza to coffee. If you have a sweet tooth, check out the UGA Creamery, a longtime campus favorite, in the Environmental Health Science Building on South Campus.

Other Athens Restaurants

In the last few years, Athens has become known for its burgeoning food scene. Find recommendations from the Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Local Restaurants