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24 Greensboro Hwy, Watkinsville, GA 30677-2514
+1 706-310-0410
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  • Average4%
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“pancakes” (6 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24 Greensboro Hwy, Watkinsville, GA 30677-2514
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Heard about it from a friend. We have been multiple times. Each meal has been great. The Cajun pasta is amazing and my go to. The shrimp and grits a close second. Chef Jose is profoundly generous with the shrimp and crawfish in every dish....More

Thank Colon_queen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was in my top 10 best meal experiences of all time. In my late fifties so I have had a few meals. From the grits and shrimp to the made to order omelettes and so much more. Was a huge variety of food for...More

Thank Jay W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food and service, but priced on the high side. The chef does try his best to accommodate requests even if they are not on the menu.

Thank asteen59
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

I ate at Girasoles recently for a girl’s night out. After reading the reviews I was very excited to “challenge” the chef to make a good spring seafood dish... well... to start with we were told that the wait would be 3-5 mins and 30...More

Thank Laurie L
Reviewed April 1, 2018 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 March 31, 2018

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 March 28, 2018 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 March 12, 2018

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

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed March 4, 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 December 24, 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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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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