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Tam's Backstage

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251 Ingram Ave, Cumming, GA 30040
678-455-8310
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11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 55
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  • 28
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  • 9
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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delightful Experience

My husband and I had a wonderful lunch experience here while in town. I had a nice lunch-size portion of chicken marsala. My husband ordered a cobb salad. Mine was delicious! The waitress was attentive. The atmosphere pleasant. We will definitely be returning.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 22, 2015
Susan T
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Cleveland, Georgia
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Cleveland, Georgia
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

My husband and I had a wonderful lunch experience here while in town. I had a nice lunch-size portion of chicken marsala. My husband ordered a cobb salad. Mine was delicious! The waitress was attentive. The atmosphere pleasant. We will definitely be returning.

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Cumming, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Excellent food served in an old school building with polished servers where community leaders in town dine before stage performance above with good drinks, desserts and appetizers!

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Lakeland, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

We were there for lunch. The service was wonderful. I started gg with a cup of wonderful crab bisgue. It was full of crab and had the most delightful aroma you can imagine. My wife had the grill shrimp and scallop salad which had carrots, onion marinated asparagus and jicama. My Tuscan chicken sandwich came on a large roll which,... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

First time to the area visiting family...they suggested Tams. The food was so good and it was not over priced.

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Cumming, GA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Upscale dining in Cumming. Combine with a visit to The Cumming Playhouse. Excellent food and service. Attractive setting. Can accommodate large groups. Convenient parking.

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cumming 30041
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Recently, my wife and I attended a birthday dinner at Tam's Backstage. It was our first visit. We enjoyed a delicious meal, excellent service, good wine and a reasonable price. We highly recommend Tam's to everyone. We will be back.

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Cumming
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Great for a ladies lunch, celebration dinner or just a get together. We have used Tam's for small events, using their upstairs rooms and have been very happy with the service and the food. More often we take out of town guests or just meet for lunch. Always good, everything we have had has been delicious and service is good!... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

I went to Tam's for business lunch. I love shrimp & grits and had an amazing version at another restaurant just a couple of weeks earlier. I was excited to try this at Tam's. We had been here for dinner several years ago at the request of friends we were treating. I remember an excellent evening, good service, and very... More 

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Big Canoe
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

My wife has been here several times with girlfriends, and raves about the place. Tonight we went with several other couples (my first time there). First, it's a wonderful setting. Very charming and classy. Second, the service was absolutely excellent, even though there were 7 of us at the table and the restaurant itself was fairly crowded. She took very... More 

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Cumming, Georgia, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The food is consistently awesome at Tams. We have been here with a large group and the buffet service was great, and table service is even better. The servers address your requests and the food is freshly prepared.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 251 Ingram Ave, Cumming, GA 30040
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Cumming
  • Phone Number: 678-455-8310

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?