We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Oaks

3499 Highway 76 E, Hiawassee, GA 30546
+1 706-896-4141
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“trout” (16 reviews)
“seafood pasta” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3499 Highway 76 E, Hiawassee, GA 30546
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (215)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 215 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just had a wonderful dinner!!! My husband and I have eaten here a few times in the past and although it was good, they have definitely upped their game and tonight was a fantastic dinner. We had the stuffed pork chop and the seafood pasta....More

Thank ShelleyCB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been going to this restaurant for about a quarter century and have seen it morph into different things. It had always had a warm welcoming feel of rustic elegance set lakeside in the mountains. Part of the warm friendly feel has been the beautiful...More

1  Thank flynomore
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Food was fresh and prepared as ordered. Se nice was great. Has a view of the lake. Beer, wine, and mixed drinks available. Supper offers steaks and seafood. The crab cake sandwich is recommended.

Thank Screven
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

First the service. Wow!!! From the bartender to the hostess to the waitress. Sat us exactly at our reservation time on a very busy Christmas Eve. The food is excellent with a very good price point. I recommend the trout. Others in my group were...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent service. Great selection on menus and our food choice was excellent. The atmosphere was most wonderful. Quiet, fire in the fire place and comfortable seating.

Thank 259deec
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Apparently there was a wedding party stay-over for brunch on Sunday Nov. 12th. Our waitress was also the bartender and she warned us of the delay/wait, repeatedly, and apologized profusely. The French toast was fried with a crispy batter and the bananas foster sauce wasn’t...More

Thank Lisa V
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast here a few time during our stay at the ridges and the staff was amazing and friendly!

Thank Kimberly F
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Loved their specials. Loved the location. Prices werent too bad. super decor at christmas! would go back .

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 17 March 2016

The breakfast buffet served at The Ridges Resort is a feast. Great meal and wonderful service! This buffet is included in the price of you night's stay.

1  Thank kthomas1155
Reviewed 8 March 2016

We had a breakfast and lunch buffet here as a part of our stay at The Ridges Resort. From what I understand, this used to be a five-star restaurant, but the staff said they are no longer open as a restaurant and only serve the...More

1  Thank Sally P
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in Hiawassee
Ridges Resort & Marina
682 reviews
.18 km away
Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa
955 reviews
2.70 km away
Boundary Waters Resort & Marina
110 reviews
4.21 km away
Lake Chatuge Lodge
300 reviews
4.52 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Mary's Southern Grill
279 reviews
.74 km away
Bowl of Asia
127 reviews
.80 km away
The Heavenly Bake Shop
54 reviews
.73 km away
Nearby Attractions
Crane Creek Vineyards
198 reviews
5.93 km away
Young Harris Water Sports
24 reviews
.43 km away
Rollins Planetarium
19 reviews
4.80 km away
Chatuge Dam and Recreation Area
51 reviews
6.48 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Elaine V
15 May 2016|
Response from Sally P | Reviewed this property |
No, when we were there, the Oaks was only open to those staying at the resort. Our buffet breakfast and lunch were included in the group package. The Oaks was no longer operating as a traditional restaurant. But, you should... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3499 Highway 76 E, Hiawassee, GA 30546
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Hiawassee
  • Phone Number: +1 706-896-4141
The Oaks offers a fine dining experience with a seasonally influenced dinner menu, including fine steaks, prime rib, chicken, and fresh seafood selections. Beautiful presentations of fresh food, simply prepared, coupled with an attentive staff, makes The Oaks the perfect choice for intimate dining or entertaining. Enjoy casual elegance in a stately paneled dining room or cocktails on our lakefront terrace amidst beautiful surroundings.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Looking for a great restaurant?
Our global travel community is ready to help.
Join TripAdvisor