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3499 Highway 76 West, Hiawassee, GA 30546
+1 706-896-4141
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Ranked #4 of 35 Restaurants in Hiawassee
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $30
Sun - Sat 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: 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.
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English first
Fort Myers, Florida
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

The place was closed. Nobody told us when we booked the room. Their other restaurant was open but their food was not good. We ate at Enricos in Young Harris and had a good meal.

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Dawsonville, GA, USA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We had Thanksgiving Dinner reservations at 2:30 and were not seated until after 3 PM. At that time there was not much left over to eat. Of the domestic and imported cheeses only yellow and white American cheese cubes were left, the Autumn Leaves Salad consisted of wilted mixed greens only (no dried cranberries, toasted pumpkin seeds, crumbled goat cheese),... More 

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Snellville, Georgia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

I will agree with the previous review. Brought family there from out of state for Thanksgiving dinner. We have been there for several previous ones, including Easter brunch. The place looked overrun and staff poorly coordinated. Waited 20 min past reservation, no problem, but also waited for 15 min just to get drinks while waiting for table. Didn't have limes... More 

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Blairsville, Georgia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014 via mobile

We went to the Oaks last year for Thanksgiving and had a lovely meal. We were surprised to see that they had closed but found out when we were at the Blue Otter (sports bar at the same resort) that they only opened for special occasions so we made reservations for this year. It was extremely disappointing. Where do I... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Every time I have ever dined at the oaks it has been over the top. Amanda, Jenny, Kerri, deb, jeanne, and heath are the best. Food is out of this world. Really hate to see it close down.

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Young Harris, Georgia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We go every Weds for locals night, and always receive the best service and food! Heath, Amanda, Teresa and other staff are THE BEST in the biz!! Always have our favorite table ready for us on the patio, which is always breathtaking... LOVE YOU ALL and thanks for taking such good care of Judi and I every time we come... More 

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Hayesville, North Carolina
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We had not been to The Oaks restaurant since they stopped having their buffet meals a couple of years back. We went to celebrate my birthday and the food was excellent. Their biscuits are madewith goat cheese and were tasty. I had delicious grilled local trout. Another person had the "Clinr Eastwood" trout which was cooked in paper. He said... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Our server Amanda was top notch. The food both quality and quantity leave nothing to be desired. I am a shrimp and grit fanatic and this preparation was top notch. This is a truly a do not miss restaurant.

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Milledgeville, Georgia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Our server, jJenny, asked us if we knew about trip advisor because the new owners are encouraging folks to review The Oaks. We were only too happy to oblige. The Clint Eastwood trout was scrumptious and beautiful; the Marsala was the best my husband ever had. We really enjoyed the wine from two local vineyards. We had a nice view... More 

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Hiawassee, Georgia
16 reviews 16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

Attended a special birthday event last night, and as usual, I was not disappointed in the food or the staff! Amanda and Heath, you guys rocked it! Two of the best restaurant staff in Hiawassee.

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Additional Information about The Oaks

Address: 3499 Highway 76 West, Hiawassee, GA 30546
Phone Number: +1 706-896-4141
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Hiawassee
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Continental

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