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Whistle Stop Cafe

443 McCrackin St, Juliette, GA 31046-4510
+1 478-992-8886
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American
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$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
443 McCrackin St, Juliette, GA 31046-4510
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I saw that film many years ago and also have the DVD. So when I read that there is really a Whistle Stop Cafe in Juliette I def had to stop there on my way back to Altlanta. So glad I did! Cafe is small...More

Thank eva1500
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had always planned to visit the Whistle Stop Cafe on our 3 three week tour of the southern states but it just so happened that we rolled up on a Sunday afternoon , a bit of a mistake this and Saturdays being the busiest...More

Thank GunnHa
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stopped at whistle stop cafe after reading excellent recommendations about the restaurant. Unfortunately my visit was not that way. We arrived around 3:00. The hostess was very abrupt but I didn't take it personally as it was very busy. It was a hot day...More

Thank Lesley O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eating some fried green tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe had been on my "bucket list" ever since I learned several years ago that the set for the popular movie, which is one of my all-time favorites, had been turned into an actual cafe! Two...More

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was extremely busy when I arrived late in the afternoon on May 13. They also close very early at 4 p.m. Luckily, my mom and I were still able to be put on the list for a table. We were asked if we...More

1  Thank magiccode12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I shared a 1/2 order so we could taste the fried green tomatoes. They were not bad but I loved the homemade sauce that was served with it. I ordered grilled asparagus and put the homemade sauce on it. It was delicious....More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in, after driving a little out of our way, only because we are huge fans of the movie Fried Green Tomatoes. This little corner of the world beat all expectations. We arrived a little before they opened and walked through the little "town"...More

Thank Dani M
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Yes its touristy, but the service is great and the food is served hot and is delicious. My fried chicken breast tasted just like my Southern mother had cooked it back in the kitchen. Vegetables cooked southern style and perfect. Prices reasonable, a good place...More

Thank nogatraveler
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I had the special " Bacon Stuffed Catfish" . It was 5 Stars all day long and the sweet tea was amazing.

Thank Daebo
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Saw the movie 2 days before passing through Juliette on my way to Savannah. This place is magical. The menu is pretty simple. Is not at fancy place. But the attention is very good and the food Is amazing. If you re near by on...More

Thank Francisco C
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sowhinnj
Hi thinking of visiting this summer is everything still there I will be traveling from far away
21 April 2017|
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Response from Anna W | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Call ahead for hours & days of operation.
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L J
Prices? Over all reasonable?
30 March 2017|
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Response from sowardgrandpapa1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the prices are reasonable and the food was delicious.
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Nettie M
Are they open on Sunday!
29 October 2016|
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Response from Laninene | Reviewed this property |
They are open Mon-Sun 11-4. The food and atmosphere were delightful. They are posted online at thewhistlestopcafe com
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Saturday
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 443 McCrackin St, Juliette, GA 31046-4510
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Juliette
  • Phone Number: +1 478-992-8886
  • E-mail
Description
This is where the film "Fried Green Tomatoes" was made. The town is very small, but quaint. The BBQ is cooked over a pit outback, just like in the movie, over pecan wood, The BBQ was the BEST I have ever eaten! The sweet potatoe fries sticks were done to perfection. But the best thing was something that I had never had before, Pecan Dumpling. It has replaced Carnegie Deli cheesecake as my favorite dessert! If you like the movie "Fried Green Tomatoes" go to the Whisltle Stop Cafe and have some Fried Green Tomaoes, BBQ, sweet potatoe fires and pecan dumpling and remember a slower, quieter time and enjoy!
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