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Glen-Ella Springs Inn Restaurant

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1789 Bear Gap Rd, Clarkesville, GA 30523-1417 (Orchard Road)
+1 706-754-7295
17:30 - 21:00
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Tue - Sat 17:30 - 21:00
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Atlanta, Georgia
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78 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We headed north about two hours from Atlanta to this wonderful destination. It was a truly great experience. We rented one of their wonderfully furnished and comfortable rooms on the garden side of the property, The views from our room were gorgeous. The entire property is meticulously groomed and so well maintained. We made dinner reservations through Open Table ahead... More 

1 Thank hlew123
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food, presentation and service were stellar. Highly recommend. You won't be disappointed with any aspect including the atmosphere!

1 Thank Keota G
Athens, Georgia
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabulous food, great service, beautiful historic inn! The food was great, beautiful presentation and a great wait staff! We will come back just to enjoy a meal and the ambience of the Inn! Perfection in all things at Glen-Ella!

1 Thank _jodyb3317
Clarkesville, Georgia
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238 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The daughter and her boyfriend selected Glen Ella for their prom dinner last night for one simple reason - they never disappoint! The scenery, history and gardens provide the perfect pre event photo ops and the food and service are unsurpassed. Ed and Lucy are in their element with business acumen, humility and grace. Thanks for a great night!

1 Thank MountainMan30523
Atlanta, Georgia
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Visited Glen-Ella Springs as a birthday surprise for my partner. The inn is located in north Georgia less then two hours from Atlanta. History of these buildings date back to 1875. Our room was county homey and roomie. We had rocking chairs on the porch just outside our room. The grounds are beautiful with several places to sit and be... More 

1 Thank Daphney G
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Glen-Ella Springs Inn and had two Dinners and two Breakfasts at the Resturant. The Inn is listed on the National Registry of Historic Buildings. The Resturant is regularly listed as a Top Ten Resturant. First night, we had Duck and second night we had the Lamb entree, which was enjoyed by numerous others. Breakfast offered several upscale... More 

1 Thank Tom H
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Celebrated our wedding anniversary here Lovingly restored 19th century Inn nestled in North. Ga. foothills. Rustic decor, superb cuisine person let service. Will be our new favorite in the area.

1 Thank John R
New York City, New York
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213 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

The chef did a great job without having any advance warning that we are vegan. They were very accommodating, made it no big deal, and came up with something delicious, while our non-vegan friends raved about the rest of the menu and the fact that the restaurant has their favorite beer (Celtic?). Service was fantastic. Cute, quaint, nicely tucked away... More 

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Athens, Georgia
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39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Best dinner and breakfast I have had in a long time. Lamb was fantastic but the sides were just as fabulous! Trout was also killer. You get a bunch of food so beware when you order. Breakfast at the inn was amazing as well. The lightest scrambled eggs and waffles I have had in along time. This is a true... More 

1 Thank Debbie F
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52 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Great place to go if you want the best food, great atmosphere, and superb service. We love it! Stay at the inn for an extra treat!

1 Thank GASooners

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
American, International, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1789 Bear Gap Rd, Clarkesville, GA 30523-1417
    (Orchard Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Clarkesville
  • Phone Number: +1 706-754-7295
Casual fine dining in an historic country setting

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?