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All 64 Helen Restaurants

Cafe International

8546 S Main St, Helen, GA 30545
(706) 878-3102
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Ranked #20 of 64 Restaurants in Helen
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
Cordova, Tennessee
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Nice selection of food for our family to chose from. I enjoyed the hot pastrami sandwich. The German fried pork chop my boyfriend had was delicious (sorry not sure of the proper name)! Great, friendly service. Kids were disappointed with not having fries as a side option. Otherwise very good food. Think their hours tend to be earlier as they... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

The view is nice if you choose a table along the stream. Red haired server was nice. Guacamole was good. We ordered 3 Brats and 1 veggie burger. Burger was rubbery and was sent back. Brats were horrible. No flavor. Bread was rubbery. All I could taste was cheese. Tasted processed. Will only drink beer next time.

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Fireball92771
Top Contributor
121 reviews 121 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

My husband and I visited the Cafe International as a second choice once we couldn't get seated across the river at the Troll's Tavern & Grill...it was a stroke of good luck. Although the restaurant was packed, the service was very good. The food, a little pricey, was excellent. The cole slaw at the restaurant was probably the best I've... More 

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Orlando, Florida, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

My fiancée and sat outside for lunch. We had an excellent view of the Chattahoochee River. The lunch was very good and good portion sizes. The food and drinks were reasonably priced.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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81 reviews 81 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Yes, we drove almost 2 hours from Marietta to Helen to get this sandwich. It's that good! The people at the table next to us drove from Lawrenceville to get the Reuben! We've had the sandwich many times and it's consistent, packed with so much meat, seasoned perfectly with sauerkraut and cheese and sauce, and the bread is grilled to... More 

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Rossville, Georgia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

This place was amazing. They had great food and were nicely priced. Give it a try next time you're in Helen. We had a table overlooking the creek and it was an awesome dinner.

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Orlando
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We decided to stop hete due to recommendations by Trip Advisor and motel staff. The location was nice, right by river but the food was unacceptable. Feels like a biker bar. We ordered Wiener Schnitzel which came with potatoe salat and red cabbage. The Schnitzel was just thrown in a fryer, potstoe salad had some strange dark red thick vinegar... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Good food and beer; super friendly service. Husband had the rueben and it looked amazing! I had a salad which was good, and we shared a cheese platter which we both enjoyed. While we didn't have a table overlooking the river, the weather was perfect and we could still enjoy parts of it from our vantage point. It was crowded... More 

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Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We ordered the cheese plate and some meals. Don't bother with any cheese other than the walnut. It was excellent. Meals ok have had better but great atmosphere and service.

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Phenix City, Alabama
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

The food is pretty good. We always go there because they have Erdinger on draft, which is a delicious German Hefeweizen. The view is gorgeous. Nothing like overlooking the river with a beautiful wife on your arm and a great beer in the other hand....love it.

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Additional Information about Cafe International

Address: 8546 S Main St, Helen, GA 30545
Phone Number: (706) 878-3102
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Helen
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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