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Five and Ten
Ramen NightStarting Jul 30, 2020Every Tuesday we offer our take on Ramen, featuring house made broth, veggies from local farms, and vegetarian options. Order a small bowl for $10, or a large for $16, and enjoy it with one of our seasonal cocktails or a bottle of wine from our extensive bottle list. Our full menu is also available.
- Surfaces sanitized between seatings
- Common areas deep cleaned daily
- Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
- Extra space between tables
- Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
- Waitstaff wear masks
Great food and service for COVID environment and adjusted UGA graduation date.
Another great time at Five and Ten!!! Can’t wait to come back.
It is a pandemic and they made us feel safe to eat there and enjoy good food and service. That ought to be enough! But, they go above and beyond with drink and wine recommendations. Our server was knowledgeable about all the food and drink and was there when we needed him and made us feel alone when we didn’t. We spent a leisurely evening on the porch and forgot for a minute that there was a pandemic. Can’t wait to go back!
The food and drinks were fantastic, the services was great.
Loved it! Great food, great specialty drink menu. Will be back.
While I appreciate limitations related to the pandemic, there was no warning that the menu was limited to what was supposed to be appetizers... and that was limited to about 4 items. Were told there would be a few more choices an hour later. When asked about more items, the waiter offered a full lobster or bologna. I suspect he got a good laugh out of that in the kitchen... left him a good tip anyway for the sake of COVID. Overall, what an insult and a HUGE DISAPPOINTMENT! This was my daughter’s favorite spot while at college and my first chance to take her there since she completed med school. Won’t be going back.
Good was very good. Service was a little slow but could have been due to the crowd.
Great food and service, as always! The mussels were outstanding, and we thoroughly enjoyed our meal.
Warm and friendly atmosphere with simply amazing food. You could tell that everyone working there enjoys what they do. We had a fabulous meal with seasonal cocktails, charcuterie, salmon and a delicious Lyonnaise salad that I wish I could replicate at home! It was a truly memorable experience and I am already looking forward to my next meal there!
We've been cautious about eating out during the pandemic. Five and Ten made us feel so comfortable. We were seated on the porch; tables were spaced far apart. Staff was both safety-conscious and welcoming. We had the ramen special and it was excellent. Would definitely go again--a little slice of normalcy in the midst of the current abnormal.
thanks Heidi. My crew is totally in on your safety and theirs. And cooking great food! Hugh
Delicious meal, great service, and the ambience was lovely. Highly recommend!
Service was outstanding and the food was first rate. Can’t wait to go back.
A four-person reunion among women who hadn’t eaten in a restaurant during the pandemic had us a little nervous, but the layout of Five snd Ten comforted us-although seating on the patio would have been even better! Servers wore masks the whole time and didn’t rush us at all. Lots of delicious options on the menu for everyone to feel excited about. Cocktails were amazing and delivered promptly. I’d definitely return - pandemic or not!
Our server was particularly great! Super nice. And I felt great/very safe about coronavirus precautions. The outdoor patio seating was excellent.
I was there with a friend to celebrate our mutual birthdays. Bob was an excellent waiter and made great suggestions. I had the special which was lobster. It was outstanding. My friend had the duck.We split the spinach salad. What a beautiful place and they were so conscious of Covid procedures.
Did Bob mention that the spinach salad was the reason he originally applied to work here? Twenty years later, we're lucky to have him, and we are so thankful that ya'll came in to celebrate your birthdays!
As usual, it was outstanding experience all the way around. Very attentive service and high quality food and drinks in a casual, comfortable outdoor patio setting. Very safe, socially distanced, with masked employees.
Great in every way! Food was excellent. This will be our go-to every time we visit Athens.
We can't wait to have you back!
Our meal at 5&10 was needed change of pace from our trip.
The staff were delightful and our waiter Simon made the food even better with fun conversations with strangers that we don’t get during this time of Covid.
The food really was the best meal of our trip. We started with cocktails, the watermelon feta salad and the steamed muscles in broth. The salad summarized the end of summer while it took all my self control not to drink the muscles broth from the bowl.
We shared the scallops with lady peas and the pork chop with sautéed mushrooms, picked onions & peppers, and Hopping John. My scallops were cooked perfectly and the broth and lady peas were nice counter point to the scallops. His bone in pork chop was truly my favorite. The richness of the pork played played nicely with the pickled peppers and onions. It was so good, I wish we ordered the pork porterhouse and not just the chop.
5&10 was the absolutely the highlight of our trip.
Thank you for trying us out, and for your kind review. You certainly wouldn't have been the first guest to drink the mussel broth straight out of the bowl. We count ourselves very fortunate to have such a large space that allows us to entertain our guests while maintaining a safe distance.
Everything was great! Service, food, cocktails and beautiful outdoor seating areas!
Loved Five & Ten as always. This time, we sat on the patio for the first time, so I wasn't sure we'd enjoy that. We loved it - the restaurant has done a great job setting this up to be a pretty, cozy, and Covid-safe experience.
We had the chicken and dumplings (name doesn't do this justice) and that was wonderful as were our drinks and oysters. Dessert as this was a birthday meal was lovely.
I will say that the hostess did not see our note on the reservation, so might want to step on paying attention to that. The table we requested wasn't available, so no worries on that, but no one acknowledge my husband's birthday. He was probably happy about that, but I just think it's good to have a quiet 'happy birthday, Mr V' kind of thing...
Our waitress was attentive, kind, and made excellent recommendations. Each time I visit there is an entirely new menu to try and everything is phenomenal.
I'm glad to hear that ya'll enjoyed yourselves on Saturday. Speaking of new menus, Chef Hugh's working on rolling out our fall menu slowly over the course of this month. I personally think that the way we change things up based on what's in season is one of the coolest parts of working in a restaurant that is partnered with local farmers. -Hank
Excellent as usual and will be back often as moving to Athens. Just the right portion size also. Our waiter was bit distanced initially but became more animated and interactive during the service.
Welcome to town! I'm really glad to hear we'll be able to serve you more often. Now that you're a local, you should totally come check out our Ramen Night that we do every Tuesday. -Hank
Exquisite meal with southern flair, but would like more variety
Delicious and unusual drink specials. Fantastic snacks from 3:00-5:00. Lovely, quiet front porch creates a special ambiance. Service is excellent from beginning to end! Highly recommend for sharing time with someone special.
Thanks for coming in to check out our Oysters in the Yard service. It's definitely the time of year that we refer to as Porch Season(and I'm sure the socially distanced tables serve to amplify the privacy). We hope to serve you again soon!
Amazing food and a great evening out. My wife and I stopped in during a trip through Athens and we had a marvelous dinner with great service. We will definitely be back.
Love the place and glad to see things returning to somewhat normal.Can't wait for bar to reopen
We love Five and Ten and would recommend it to anyone who loves food. The restaurant is in a charming old home and the lighting and paint colors create a relaxing, sensuous atmosphere. The food is full of surprises however nothing is too extreme, everyone will be happy with the menu. The staff is authentically friendly and clearly proud to be a part of Team Five and Ten. I could have ordered three more scallop entrees!
Frogmore stew was wonderful. Wish it was offered in larger portion. Halibut also done to perfection.
I'm really glad to hear you enjoyed everything! We'd be happy to make a dinner-sized portion of the Frogmore Stew for you next time you come in, as this is a common request and we are happy to do it!
Always a great evening with excellent food and service!
Staff was awesome as the food and cocktails! Also did a good job of making patrons feel safe and good sanitation practices!
We are definitely putting safety and sanitation first, especially in these difficult times. Thanks so much for coming in Laura, and I hope we will have the pleasure of serving you again soon!
This was the first time we have gone out in these times of COVID and we were really appreciative of the safety measures that the restaurant took to protect us. We sat at a corner table and everyone was masked when not eating so we felt just fine.
The meal was a delight off the tasting menu with a side of mixed tomatoes that tasted like they had just been picked. Service was attentive and not intrusive and we saw several other senior couples leaving so we felt right at home for our 52nd anniversary dinner.
Cool vibe in Athens. Every time we’ve been, Hugh touches our table. Great food.....great service.
Wonderful night with good friends! Food was delicious.
Very nice setting, great service and delicious food
beautiful restaurant - great food. a little bit slow, so dont go if you are in a rush.
5&10 is one of our favorite places to eat in the state of Georgia. Chef Acheson and his crew are absolute professionals, and they make every guest feel at home.
As always, excellent, quiet ambiance with fresh, well-prepared food.
Always the best!
Everything was on point. Waiter was superb. Recommendations and special were clear, concise. Food was perfectly cooked and presented.
Special drink for the evening was great as well.
Patio was well ventilated with fans, and mask policy was smartly done.
Great food and drinks! They are doing a fabulous job of providing a safe, fun, delicious meal!
Five and Ten offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (706) 546-7300.
Five and Ten is rated 4.9 stars by 78 OpenTable diners.
Five and Ten does offer gift cards which you can purchase here https://www.fiveandten.com/shop/gift-card.
Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.