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Downtown Grill

562 Mulberry Street Lane, Macon, GA 31201
(478) 742-5999
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Ranked #19 of 284 Restaurants in Macon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $35 - $50
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Grill
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Mulberry and Cherry, 2ND AND 3RD
Description: The downtown grill is an English Steakhouse that specializes in prime cut Black Angus steaks, fresh pasta dishes, fish fillets and decadent desserts. This fine dining restaurant also features a well stocked bar that includes a vast array of scotches and bourbons. We also offer an extensive wine list by the glass or by the bottle and a large oak cigar humidor.
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English first
Senoia, Georgia
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97 reviews 97 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

The menu at Downtown Grill always blows us away - so many savory, wonderful choices. The waiter did his best to describe the choices, I could hardly get past the appetizers, so that's what I did, ordered two appetizers and a salad. Perfect pre-theater dinner. Service is excellent. Food is always delivered hot and lovely to look at. Drinks are... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We visited the Downtown Grill in Macon last night on New Year's Eve. Had heard about this restaurant for years and wanted to visit. It is rather hard to find for someone not familiar with Macon. It is literally in an alley. Valet parking is a must. We were on time for our reservation and were seated in a booth... More 

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downtowngrill, Owner at Downtown Grill, responded to this review

I'm glad you had a great meal here, Mark. We're glad you were finally able to make it in! It made for a great start to our 2015 to see that you enjoyed your meal here, so thank you for sharing this with us. That said, we're sorry for the situation involving another party that disturbed you to the point... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Had a very good meal with friends and family. Six of us with 5 different meals, and everyone was very happy with their meal. When the waiter brought the bill he had written the amount in the middle of the bill so it was easy to see in the dim light. I calculated the tip and paid. I took the... More 

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110 reviews 110 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I had higher hopes based on the reviews but you can't always rely on other reviews. Our experience was okay but could've been better. We were seated at the darkest table in the restaurant. I had to use my phone flashlight to read the menu. The waitress was okay but couldn't answer a simple wine question. The ribeye I got... More 

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Macon, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We went to Downtown Grill for my wife's Birthday and had an excellent meal. The wait staff did a great job making her birthday a memorable experience. The owner fulfilled a special request which made her night and meal perfect. We both enjoyed the steak which was cooked to perfection. The Downtown Grill has always been our "go to" for... More 

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Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We were going to a concert at the Municipal Auditorium and found that this great establishment was within walking distance. We didn't have reservations and were happy to be able to get in! I didn't love walking through the cigar smoke in the bar, but loved the back room where we were seated. We had a cozy corner both with... More 

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Bonaire, Georgia
18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Let me start by saying this has been our Favorite restaurant for 3 years. We celebrate every anniversary and special occasion here. Food has always been top notch. Tonight we went for our anniversary again. Started with the "FRESH" tuna ahi that had obviously been frozen. The taste was very sub standard. My wife had the lamb chops with spinach.... More 

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downtowngrill, Owner at Downtown Grill, responded to this review

First of all, thanks for being a loyal customer for the last three years. I'm sorry that you had a less than stellar dining experience with us on this visit. As you well know this is not our norm. I wish that you had given us the opportunity to correct the dissatisfactions that you had with your meal while you... More 

Gilbert, Arizona
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64 reviews 64 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

In a million years I wouldn't have expected to find this place in Macon, GA - but there it is... to call it a Steak-House is to undersell it. The menu is rather eclectic and the waitstaff are, to say the least, enthusiastic, very knowledgeable and proud of the food. The atmosphere is rich and inviting and the wine selection... More 

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Top Contributor
140 reviews 140 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

One of the more upscale eateries in Macon. Were there for our anniversary. Amazing bar list. I think the best steaks in town. The bar allows cigars so be aware. The wife had the ribeye. This time a bit tough. I had the scallops. Just right. Side of wonderful cheese grits. Yes! One thing I noticed. I used Open Table... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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85 reviews 85 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

This was recommended by our accommodation. Yes, it is intimate and elegant although pricey for what it is. We could only manage a main course each, and these were very filling. Also our server was good and industrious. Note that the meals are served on cold plates. There is an issue with the wine list which is not updated for... More 

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Additional Information about Downtown Grill

Address: 562 Mulberry Street Lane, Macon, GA 31201
Phone Number: (478) 742-5999
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Macon
Open Hours:
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 35 - 50
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Grill

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