Silver Comet Depot - Mableton, GA - Bicycle Shops & Repair

Silver Comet Depot

4 star rating 16 Reviews

(770) 819-3279(770) 819-3279 View Website »

4342 Floyd Road SouthwestMableton, GA 30126

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Description

The Silver Comet Depot is a full service bicycle shop located right on the Silver Comet Trail, at the 4.2 mile mark, in the historic Floyd Depot building.

The Depot offers a full line of bicycles and accessories for sale, including Upright and Recumbents. We also have bicycles or rent, by the hour, day or week, and are a full service repair shop. We do everthing from minor adjustments to tune-ups and overhauls. Our Technicians are expertly trained. The Silver Comet Depot is open seven.. days a week and is only closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Services:
Bicycle Rental
Full Service Bike Repair

Bike Lines:
Burley
Bacchetta
Catrike
Electra
Greenspeed
SPECIALIZED
JAMIS
Lightning
Trice

Accesories
Specialized
Topeak
Giro
Pearl Izumi
Lake
Ryders Eyewear
Burley
Camelbak
Giordana

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  • Silver Comet Depot - Mableton, GA -  cka1971

    Reviews: 12

    No Concept of Customer Service
    cka1971 (12 reviews)
    7/30/2011

    The people at this establishment clearly do not care for cyclists or the people that keep them in business, however long that may be. For one, what business that caters to an early morning crowd of cyclists, runners and others using the SCT opens at 9 am during the heat of the summer, when the trail is packed full of riders, runners and strollers at 7:30 am or earlier? Second, what kind of business turns away customers? We were there at approximately 8:40 this morning when I discovered 4 miles into a planned 60 mile ride that I left my water bottle in the car. The staff member, who was dragging the rental bikes out to the patio told me I would have to wait at least 30 minutes "until they opened". The store was unlocked, employees were around and I had good money to spend. I was shocked at the utter disregard for customer service. I guess my $4 water bottle paled in comparison to the hundreds they would make renting bikes, but none of my riding companions will ever set foot in there again. If I'm hungry or thirsty, I'll ride over to the adjacent gas station because they clearly don't need the business.

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  • Silver Comet Depot - Mableton, GA -  stellalilly

    Reviews: 1

    terrible customer service!!!
    stellalilly (1 review)
    4/09/2010

    I love riding my bike on the Silver Comet Trail! I bought my bike at the bike shop several years ago. Every time that I had gone in, everyone was extremely helpful, nice, and respectful! However, I visited the shop today, and I was completely shocked at the way I was treated. Nobody wanted to help me, one guy "started" to help me and then said that he "had other customers", and the owner was downright rude, disrespectful, and unprofessional to me right in front of other customers. It was really unbelievable to me to see a business owner act that way. I will never go into that shop again. Immediately after, I went to Atlanta Cycling in Vinings, and all of the people there were AMAZING!!! I'm so glad that I found ATLANTA CYCLING!!!!

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  • Silver Comet Depot - Mableton, GA -  SSully

    Reviews: 34

    Great place to get a quick fix
    SSully (34 reviews)
    4/06/2008

    Thanks to the wonderful staff and service at this shop for getting me fixed and back on the comet trail. Higly recommend these guys if in the area.

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  • Silver Comet Depot - Mableton, GA -  phatkid74

    Reviews: 207

    Good LBS
    phatkid74 (207 reviews)
    4/02/2008

    I got a great deal on a last years model Specialized. Service department can get backed up and thus is slower than some oher shops. It is much more about space than quality. I have always had good service on my bikes.

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  • Silver Comet Depot - Mableton, GA -  Jeepers

    Reviews: 10

    You gotta go to the Depot
    Jeepers (10 reviews)
    10/25/2007

    They do great service on bikes and are incredibly responsive to questions and suggestions. Be sure to visit them when you hit the trail.

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  • Silver Comet Depot - Mableton, GA -  AtlantaGuy

    Reviews: 46

    Great bike shop with easy rental program
    AtlantaGuy (46 reviews)
    10/22/2007

    If you're looking to check out the Silver Comet bike trail but you don't have a bike, stop by here to rent one. Their prices are reasonable, the service is excellent, and you'll get a great workout on the trail. Love it!

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  • Silver Comet Depot - Mableton, GA -  atlantacyclist

    Reviews: 1

    Nice store and nice people
    atlantacyclist (1 review)
    2/13/2006

    A really nice store, though not big. If you're interested in recumbents, this is the place to go. Convenient location. We purchased a bike there and had a minor problem that they fixed immediately. Service was impressive.

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  • Silver Comet Depot - Mableton, GA -  Tony30096

    Reviews: 13

    Nice little shop on the Silver Comet Trail
    Tony30096 (13 reviews)
    12/22/2005

    I've rented bikes from this business several times and they are always friendly and helpful. I was having some problems with a bike that I bought elsewhere and they offered to adjust the seat for free, so it would be more comfortable for me. They also installed a kickstand for a very low price. They have a large selection of bicycles, helmets and other accessories, such as bike computers, seats, gloves, etc. And their location is very convenient as well if you like to ride on the Silver Comet Trail.

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  • Silver Comet Depot - Mableton, GA -  soberenob

    Reviews: 10

    YES!
    soberenob (10 reviews)
    11/05/2005

    Love it for the location. Super convenient! It helps if you carry a card on you because you wouldn't want to be riding with change in your pocket.

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  • Silver Comet Depot - Mableton, GA -  mdevans

    Reviews: 3

    Friendly and convenient
    mdevans (3 reviews)
    11/04/2005

    Great location on the trail. During spring, if you need bike work you must take the bike in early. They get a backlog very quickly as they are a small shop.

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  • Silver Comet Depot - Mableton, GA -  green_darner

    Reviews: 14

    Great rentals
    green_darner (14 reviews)
    10/29/2005

    This is a great location to rent bikes or rollerblade equipment for an hour or for the day. It is hands down the best locaiton if you are interested in trying out or buying a recumbent bicycle. Very helpful and friendly staff.

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  • Silver Comet Depot - Mableton, GA -  DanielJ

    Reviews: 3

    Lots of expertise in a small package
    DanielJ (3 reviews)
    10/18/2005

    I've bought assesories and had them tune up my bike. Cost was very resonable compared to the other shops I contacted and they did the little things that made me confident I was getting what I paid for. I highly recommend.

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  • Silver Comet Depot - Mableton, GA -  flipper

    Reviews: 21

    good location
    flipper (21 reviews)
    5/04/2005

    small shop, but friendly and well situated if you're riding the trail.

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  • Silver Comet Depot - Mableton, GA -  ptrides

    Reviews: 1

    Location, Location, Location
    ptrides (1 review)
    5/04/2005

    What a great place for a good bike shop. And these guys are professionals. Plenty of parts and accessories, and rentals too. One of the top recumbent bike stores in the state.

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  • Silver Comet Depot - Mableton, GA -  clsmith1

    Reviews: 2

    Great Place
    clsmith1 (2 reviews)
    4/29/2005

    Great place to visit. Informative staff. They have almost everything you need and then some.

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Business details

Bike Types

  • 3-Wheelers
  • Antique Bikes
  • BMX
  • Children's Bikes
  • Commuter Bikes
  • Cross & Hybrids
  • Cruisers
  • Customized Bikes
  • Folding Bikes
  • Freestyle Bikes
  • Hand-made Bikes
  • Low Riders
  • Mountain Bikes
  • Pro Bikes
  • Racing Bikes
  • Recumbent Bikes
  • Road & Touring Bikes
  • Special Needs Bikes
  • Sport Bikes
  • Tandems
  • Triathlon Bikes
  • Unicycles
  • Used Bikes
  • Women's Bikes

Services

  • 1-Day Service
  • 2-Day Service
  • Bike Assembly
  • Bike Fittings
  • Bike Storage
  • General Repairs & Service
  • Tune-Ups

Kudzu's "Best Of" Winner

2012

Hours of Operation

  • MON
  • 10:00am
  • 6:00pm
  • TUE
  • 10:00am
  • 6:00pm
  • WED
  • 10:00am
  • 7:00pm
  • THU
  • 10:00am
  • 7:00pm
  • FRI
  • 10:00am
  • 7:00pm
  • SAT
  • 9:00am
  • 6:00pm
  • SUN
  • 10:00am
  • 6:00pm

Payments Accepted

  • American Express
  • Cash Only
  • Debit Card
  • Discover
  • Mastercard
  • Personal Checks
  • Visa

Year Established

2001

Documents

[JPG] Tune Up Services
[JPG] A La Carte Services
[PDF] Rental Form - Save Time and Complete Form Ahead of Time

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish