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All 44 Perry Restaurants

The Swanson Restaurant

933 Carroll St, Perry, GA 31069-3313
478-987-1938
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Ranked #1 of 44 Restaurants in Perry
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $3 - $17
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Ohio
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142 reviews 142 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

Very good service and nice selection for lunch. We ate outside and had some bug issues. Fans help (sit under one). good food reasonable price

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Texas
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67 reviews 67 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Our party of four visited late one evening. Unfortunately they were out of roast beef which was my number one choice. We ordered fried okra as an appetizer. No complaints; the okra was fried just right. We selected different entrees including meat loaf, fried chicken and fried pork chops. The entrees were good and had the home cooked taste. The... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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164 reviews 164 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
218 helpful votes 218 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

I guess I am in the minority here but I found the Swanson very underwhelming. Don't get me wrong...the food was excellent and the service was above average. But the wait for the food was obscene. Maybe it was just an off night or something, but it took an hour to get our food, and we were not alone. We... More 

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MissKim111, General Manager at The Swanson Restaurant, responded to this review

Good evening David, My name is Calvin Clark and I am the General Manager here at The Swanson Restaurant. First let me say thank you for your review as it helps give me an idea of ways to constantly improve our service and stay number one in our market, which we have successfully achieved for over 9 months. First let... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Great atmosphere. Food is amazing and plentiful. Great prices. ..highly recommend. Our hotel actually recommended it and I am so glad they did. It was beautifully decorated for the holidays and is registered as a historic place. It is Perry's first school.

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Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

excellent food. Excellent service. Excellent atmosphere. Great boutiques nearby. We will visit again when we are traveling that way.

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Warner Robins, Georgia, USA
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

A friend and I went to the Swanson House for lunch yesterday. I had the Fried chicken, okra and squash casserole. Everything tasted like grandma used to make! Delicious!! I wanted to try the bread pudding but was too full from lunch. Our server was very attentive but not overbearing. Great service. I loved the biscuits as well. Great place... More 

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Findlay, Ohio
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189 reviews 189 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

This is a nice little restaurant in small town Georgia. Awesome food - biscuits were great, chicken and dumplings were awesome, Mac-cheese was great. Pricing was excellent. Place was clean and our waitress - Autumn did a great job. If you every stop in Perry, GA. You need to give them a try.

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Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 via mobile

I would highly recommend this restaurant! The food was home cooked Southern cooking! Very clean and fast service and very very friendly! It is a local place with a lot of history! It is in a very old house with a lot of character!! I had the fried chicken and my husband had the chicken and dumplings! They also bring... More 

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Perry, Georgia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Newly renovated and looks great. Food is always very good, well presented. Service is usually good but sometimes they need a little wave to be reminded to come your way.

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San Antonio, Texas
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I was in town to make a quick sales call with a colleague from New Jersey (bless his heart!) and I wanted him to experience real Southern cooking. This was certainly adequate. It was enough to wow my Yankee friend, but this Southerner knew it didn't far overshoot the mark. Prices were reasonable and staff was delightful, but the food... More 

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Additional Information about The Swanson Restaurant

Address: 933 Carroll St, Perry, GA 31069-3313
Phone Number: 478-987-1938
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Perry
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 3 - 17
Cuisine: American

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