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Dougs Place

660 Highway 293, Emerson, GA 30137-2059
+1 770-382-9063
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chicken livers” (11 reviews)
“cornbread” (14 reviews)
“biscuits” (11 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
660 Highway 293, Emerson, GA 30137-2059
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Awful! No menu so instead of the waitress getting us one she said we can make anything you want grilled!!! Food was mediocre at best! Icing on the cake was the used napkin in my beverage that I didn’t see until I drank 1/2 of...More

Thank mkmeyers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here regularly but breakfast today was not up to par. Service was poor, order was wrong. Hash browns were cool and mushy. I had to ask for the toast I ordered multiple times. Ordered smoked sausage but got sausage patties. Waitress was totally...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had breakfast there Saturday morning. We were looking for something different so we decided to go over to Loveland and try it. It was very good. I had an omelet with ham chorizo and beacon. It was covered in spicy green...More

Thank lon1501
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

While the fried green tomatoes were good, the green beans still had the metallic taste from the can, and the pork chop was greasy.

Thank Anna N
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a true home cooked meal at a restaurant here today. Super cornbread and their chicken livers were tender and flavorful. The meatloaf looked amazing too and my friend said it was the only place he ever orders meatloaf out. The vegetables were so tasty.

1  Thank 518ATLCouple
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Was passing through and was looking for the local breakfast clearinghouse. They will send you away satisfied.

Thank Matt G
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Doug’s has been around for 40 years or so and has always served quality Southern food. Friday is all you can eat catfish and my favorite side is the sweet potato casserole.

Thank mtbxc
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Great food the catfish was delicious the turnip greens and green beans tasty. The atmosphere is homey.

Thank Annette2424
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

If you want some great southern food at an exceptional price eat here. Good food with lots of selections. Staff will get you what you want even if it's not on the menu. If they have the food they will cook it to your liking.

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Doug's place is conveniently located just a short distance from Exit 285 off of I-75. It is worth the stop. In fact, if you live anywhere nearby, it's worth the trip. This is good southern food, served in ample proportions. It will likely be crowded...More

Thank doobiepapa
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Shelby C
4 November 2016|
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Response from Rhonda S | Reviewed this property |
They are open on Sundays. We have eaten there twice for Sunday lunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 660 Highway 293, Emerson, GA 30137-2059
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Emerson
  • Phone Number: +1 770-382-9063
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