Weaver D's Delicious Fine Foods
12 locals recommend · Estimated price 1 out of 4
Tips from locals
Okay, this one you have to drive or Uber to but, it is a great local Athens favorite. When you walk through the door, you will probably be greeted by Dexter Weaver shouting out "Automatic" or "Automatic for the People". Yes, you see the band REM is from Athens and their 8th studio album entitled…
Weaver D's is one of the oldest restaurants in Athens. In fact, REM named their album "Automatic For The People" after the catch phrase of the owner. If you want true home cooked southern soul food - this is the place for you! Plus it's only about a 5 minute walk away - just be prepared for a nap…
Weaver D's is a local institution in Athens, and a longstanding soulfood mecca that is well-loved for the fried chicken especially. But few people know this place is a Jame's Beard honoree!