Serving a globally-inspired menu of simply good, healthy eats, The Grit is an Athens destination, beloved by vegetarians and omnivores alike for its diverse food offerings. From hummus to nachos, tofu Reubens to Seitan gyros, this rustic-chic diner is a veritable mecca of gluten-free, vegan, and health-conscious fare. If you're on lunch hour, make sure to grab a slice of their "Grasshopper" cake (dark chocolate cake with mint-green cream cheese frosting, speckled with chocolate chips); but if you're in no rush, feel free to post up with a glass of wine or pint of regional craft beer and enjoy the meal.
This vegetarian-friendly Athens stalwart prides itself on variety. Choose from noodle bowls, veggie plates, falafel platters, tofu dishes...you name it. A laid-back environment with enormous portions, The Grit has become the go-to for vegetarians, vegans, celiacs, and omnivores alike. Oh, and don’t forget to grab a treat from the sweets display case on your way out!