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Grand Dining Room

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371 N Riverview Dr, Jekyll Island Club Hotel, Jekyll Island, GA 31527-0874
+1 912-635-5155
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07:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
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Amelia Island, Florida
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Love this restaurant. It never disappoints. We travel and stay at the hotel when we want to have a special dining experience.

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Thank Linda M
Greensboro, Georgia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wonderful food. Very Pleasant atmosphere. Staff were friendly and attentive.We enjoyed the history of the building.

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Thank Btaylor1950
Orlando, FL
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent all around Will return in fall Hope to send friends too Relaxed atmosphere is wonderful Thank you

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Thank Paul V
Waverly, Georgia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We enjoyed the breakfast buffet in the grand dining room. There were many choices available from fresh fruits to seafood strata.

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Thank Clarksridge
phenning, Manager at Grand Dining Room, responded to this review

Since there are few to no other places on the island to have breakfast we try to offer a wide variety to please everyone-hotel guests and island guests alike. Glad everyone found something they liked! More 

Jekyll Island, Georgia
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The best breakfast on the island. Such a beautiful place to eat early in the Morning.the staff is wonderful, very helpful for things you want special..

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Thank Aundrea G
phenning, Manager at Grand Dining Room, responded to this review

We agree! The Club does offer a wonderful breakfast and you do not have to be a hotel guest to enjoy it-it is open to the public. And, the associates are quite special. Most have been here a long time and we are lucky to have them on the team. More 

Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife Shirin and I made reservations along with a couple that we have become great friends with. I not knowing what to expect was a little apprehensive in going to dinner in a place that I read about, heard about but, never being there. Once we arrived, the hostess was so wonderful in making me feel "at home" in... More 

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Thank RBBrenick
phenning, Manager at Grand Dining Room, responded to this review

Thank you for taking a chance and dining with us in the Grand Dining Room. It sounds like you made a great choice for a nice dinner with friends and we appreciate the business. I loved that you encourage others to take a look around while they are here. The building is a real historic gem and the history of... More 

Atlanta
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172 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In the eight or nine years we've been coming to Jekyll Island we have never had dinner at the Jekyll Island Club Hotel ,we have had Sunday brunch every Sunday when we're in town and it is phenomenal ,but we have never had dinner this time around the teens are at home , I have my blazer, so we decided... More 

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Thank kenuga
phenning, Manager at Grand Dining Room, responded to this review

Well, that certainly was a fabulous review. We are so excited that you finally packed that blazer and came to dinner (though brunch is awesome as well). We expect to see you again on your next trip. We like to think of the atmosphere as historic and classic! For others, don't let the haunted comment keep you away. More 

Jekyll Island, Georgia
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have had many dining experiences at the Club Hotel and have always felt that Crane Cottage is superior to the Grand Dining Room. That opinion did not change after last night's meal. The highlight of the menu has to be the Charcuterie and Cheese platter under appetizers. Everything was delicious, including the house made stone ground mustard. Beautiful presentation... More 

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Thank m683600A
phenning, Manager at Grand Dining Room, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear that we did not meet your expectations at your most recent dinner with us in the Grand Dining Room. We appreciate your review and it was shared with our executive chef and culinary staff. We certainly strive for better. We feel your comments were thorough, but if you would like to speak to the chef... More 

Boynton Beach, Florida
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived for our 6:30 p.m. reservation, was immediately greeted and shown to our table by Kathy. I was happy to see her as she also seated us when we had our Victorian Tea the day before and proved to be a delightful employee. This restaurant has a dress code and specifically states what should and should not be worn... More 

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Thank Andrea H
phenning, Manager at Grand Dining Room, responded to this review

It sounds like a wonderful evening. Thank you for choosing the Grand Dining Room. Though most of the comments were very favorable, I have alerted the chef as to the mediocre salmon. Hope to see you again in the near future. More 

Narragansett, Rhode Island
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere, food and service are impeccable. Oh, the live piano music brings the experience together.

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Thank Myr0nW
phenning, Manager at Grand Dining Room, responded to this review

Our pianist is a long standing tradition on the Grand Dining Room for both dinner and brunch. We are so happy to know you enjoyed yourselves! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$60
Cuisine
American, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Valet Parking, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 371 N Riverview Dr, Jekyll Island Club Hotel, Jekyll Island, GA 31527-0874
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Golden Isles of Georgia  >  Jekyll Island
  • Phone Number: +1 912-635-5155
Description
The Jekyll Island Club Hotel Grand Dining Room continues to be the scene of social gatherings and gourmet experiences. Beautifully restored in the Victorian mode, the room is dominated by Ionic columns and gleaming white woodwork. Three handsome fireplaces, complete with intricately carved mantle pieces and marble surrounds, add warmth and cheer on a winter’s day. The lawns and the river can be seen through expansive windows, and the first blossoms of crepe myrtle and magnolia trees color the landscape in early spring. The glow of candlelight and piano music create an atmosphere of romance and anticipation of the gourmet meal to come. A cause celebre in Southern Georgia dining is the Grand Dining Room’s Sunday brunch, a culinary and visual delight. The last Sunday of most months boasts Sunday Dinner Dance with gourmet dining and ballroom dancing.

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