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132 N. Patterson St., Valdosta, GA 31602
(229) 259-0010
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11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Wed 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thu - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: At Steel Magnolias in Valdosta, GA our food base is urban Southern, taking...
At Steel Magnolias in Valdosta, GA our food base is urban Southern, taking the roots of classic Southern cuisine and showing a new way of looking at them. We serve our fare with an old familiar smile, where our patrons are surprised by a new approach, yet still know the secret handshake. We prepare the best quality ingredients at the freshest possible point and allow them to speak for themselves. We support local farmers and Artesian producers in an effort to become a supporting element in the community and drive our “eat local, be local” philosophy.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great little place

Driving up I75 we decided to get off the interstate franchise choices and ride a little way in to the actual town of Valdosta . To our pleasant surprise we hit a home run! Steel magnolias is on a quaint downtown street and was a fabulous restaurant. The food was prepared in an open kitchen and the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
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Valdosta, Georgia
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I spent over $30 for a burnt salad. They have cool plates but overpriced food. They try to make the food fancy and it turns out disgusting.

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orlando
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Driving up I75 we decided to get off the interstate franchise choices and ride a little way in to the actual town of Valdosta . To our pleasant surprise we hit a home run! Steel magnolias is on a quaint downtown street and was a fabulous restaurant. The food was prepared in an open kitchen and the service was excellent... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

We were in Valdosta overnight and found Steel Magnolias on Trip Advisor. i had a fish special which was beautifully presented and had lots of nice flavor. would have been better on a bigger plate, since it was a bit hard to eat as presented. My husband had shrimp and grits which he loved. Service was excellent southern hospitality.

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Valdosta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Steel Magnolias is where you should go for a really great meal, and laid -back atmosphere. It is not your hoity-toity eatery, not a place where your cutlery is bigger than the entrée. It is trendy without being presumptuous. The food is fabulous! There is always a special entrée/appetizer/dessert, plus a menu that simply rocks! Some of my faves are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

We went here for dinner. The tuna was amazing! The sautéd spinach and grits were to die for! By far the best dinner I've had in Valdosta in 6 years!

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Coral Springs, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

My husband and I and our 9 and 11 year olds stopped on a 1 night stay here mid-road trip. It offers a lovely setting and friendly, professional service. It is worth the walk up 3 heavy wooden (beautiful) flights of stairs to see the terrace bar and dining. The food was delicious southern comfort food. I ordered the scallops... More 

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troy, oh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I was in town on business and had dinner with three colleagues. They are from SF, Atlanta and Orlando. We all agreed the food was outstanding, service was truly friendly and decor inviting. Fried oysters were fresh and juicy(we ordered a second batch) and salads were as good as we've had anywhere. Halibut perfect, shrimp and grits a treat with... More 

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Valdosta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I love this restaurant! It specializes in fusing southern home-style cooking with classical cuisine. My favorite is the crispy duck confit served on a bed of local yellow grits with fresh greens. Delicious! They also serve a unique and very tasty interpretation of eggplant parmesan. It's primarily a grown-up place, but we have taken our toddler there... More 

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I finally made our way to this restaurant. We've talked about going for months and finally had our last date night there. IT WAS AMAZING! Our food was so delicious. I got scallops and pork belly and it was cooked to perfection. He got the duck and was equally impressed. The service was kinda slow but the... More 

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McDonough Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

I had the pleasure of enjoying a quiet meal at Steel Magnolias restaurant and enjoyed it very much. The service was excellent

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Additional Information about Steel Magnolias

Address: 132 N. Patterson St., Valdosta, GA 31602
Phone Number: (229) 259-0010
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Valdosta
Open Hours:
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 132 N. Patterson St., Valdosta, GA 31602
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Valdosta
  • Phone Number: (229) 259-0010

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view

Description

At Steel Magnolias in Valdosta, GA our food base is urban Southern, taking the roots of classic Southern cuisine and showing a new way of looking at them. We serve our fare with an old familiar smile, where our patrons are surprised by a new approach, yet still know the secret handshake. We prepare the best quality ingredients at the freshest possible point and allow them to speak for themselves. We support local farmers and Artesian producers in an effort to become a supporting element in the community and drive our “eat local, be local” philosophy.
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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