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Union Street Diner

70 W Union St, Athens, OH 45701-2751
+1 740-594-6007
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“late night” (2 reviews)
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“burger” (11 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m. Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
70 W Union St, Athens, OH 45701-2751
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you spend time in Athens, you must make time to grab a meal at the Union Street Diner, Right near campus, parking in the street both sides, popular almost 24 hours a day. We have always gone for breakfast and it is quite special....More

Thank Smitty09876
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you go here bring your appetite because the servings are very large. I went for breakfast and had a great spinach feta omelet that was served with hash browns and your choice of bread/biscuit. This is s very busy place, obviously very popular.

Thank DeannaAB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every time I’m in Athens I have to stop in to USD, I’ve never had a bad meal here in the 6+ years since my first visit. They do everything well from the pancakes to the Philly cheese steaks.

Thank Rome L
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Hubby and I were in Athens one day and decided to eat here after seeing some other reviews. It was the standard, typical local diner. Not new by far, torn vinyl seats, has had a lot of wear and tear. A little run down, but...More

1  Thank Mimi O
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

An old college town diner with large portions of delicious traditional breakfast food. Looks like a basic "greasy spoon" with ripped vinyl booth seats and dingy worn laminate flooring, but the breakfasts we had were delicious and the portions generous. Great tasting coffee and excellent...More

Thank Barb T
Reviewed February 25, 2018

We drove 30 minutes to eat here. Before making the decision to come, we checked out their online menu. Much of what was offered was standard fare, but their dessert menu highlighted a chocolate malt cake-a diner favorite it said. We rarely ever order dessert...More

Thank Repol1991
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in to the Union Street Diner with my wife and daughter who is a OU student on a Saturday morning. Got the “garbage omelet” which had everything it came with a side of hash browns. Needless to say I didn’t leave hungry it was...More

Thank Kerry D
Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful way to fuel up for a day of walking around town. The staff was so friendly! The food was a great value and delicious! Hearty portion sizes and plenty of options.

Thank Melanie K
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Great food and great service. We were from out of town and a local took us here for breakfast. They had a daily special menu and pretty extensive menu with lots of choices. I'd go back.

Thank Utrocket71
Reviewed November 7, 2017

While the food - scrambled eggs, hash browns, omelettes (standard fare) were plentiful on the plate, it was a bit greasy. I was full from it the rest of the day. The waitress was attentive and kept filling our coffee cups which was a nice...More

Thank mark l
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September 8, 2017|
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Response from Steve C | Reviewed this property |
Menus are subject to change. Not sure what menu Trip Advisor has.
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March 3, 2017|
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Response from Kimberly J | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 W Union St, Athens, OH 45701-2751
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 740-594-6007
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