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The Back Burner Restaurant

2242 Ingleside Ave, Macon, GA 31204-2032
478-746-3336
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Augusta, GA
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The food is very good, and the atmosphere is nice, but it seems a little pricey for the product. Nice wine list.

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Macon, Georgia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I've been to many French Fine Dining restaurants in my day. Normally, I would write a detailed review about my experience. To be perfectly honest, it's not worth my time or money. My salad had so much water on it, I didn't even drink from my water glass. The saffron sauce tasted like White Wine Sauce, the lobster was over... More 

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Macon, Georgia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We have moved about a year ago from Asheville, NC and discovered this place through friends from church. We absolutely LOVED IT !!! The food was amazing and the service was good as well. My wife ordered the Gazpacho and I had the crab cakes. My wife said it was the best Gazpacho she's ever had and my crab cakes... More 

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Macon
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33 reviews 33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Always delicious. The crab salad rocks. Filet with cracked pepper is yummy. Price is a little high but worth it at the first bite

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Palm Springs, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

While not an inexpensive spot, the food is worth paying a few extra dollars for. We tried the crab cakes (very good), the escargot (outstanding), the scallops (very good), the duck breast (very good) and the blueberry cheesecake (very good). The wine list was acceptable and the service was decent. We liked the converted small house atmosphere but it can... More 

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Macon, Georgia
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98 reviews 98 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This restaurant is a gem hiding in the Ingleside Village area of Macon. A wonderful intimate little place with delectible culinary delights awaits you. I truly enjoyed my experience here. For a large party make reservations in advance and ask for the private dining room. It is a great place to enjoy the company of friends!

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Gray, Georgia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

From the recommendations we read online we thought we would celebrate Valentine's Day and our 25th Anniversary with dinner at The Back Burner. Because it was Valentine's Day they were serving a Prix Fixe menu. Which we did not know until we were seated and handed the very limited menu. Appetizers were okay. My husband had the crab cake which... More 

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Senoia, Georgia
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94 reviews 94 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

I'm on my third daughter to attend Mercer University in Macon, and this is the first time we've eaten at The Back Burner! I am not happy! All these years of limited dining choices and this gem was hidden away without me knowing? We ate here to celebrate our daughter's 25th birthday on a recent Saturday night and our meal... More 

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Warner Robins, Georgia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

I will first start out by saying if you're going to eat here, make sure you have a reservation! The first time I went, it was a stumble-upon-restaurant, and I know they would have preferred I had a reservation, but the food is well worth the trouble of making a reservation! Their chef is wonderful, and I have never had... More 

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Saint Pete Beach, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

This little gem is located in a quiet, shady neighborhood of mostly homes. In fact, it may be a former home now serving meals in several intimate first floor dining rooms. The rooms are decorated with lovely art and the lighting is just right, a very comfortable and elegant place.The service is very attentive and professional while staying warm, and... More 

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Additional Information about The Back Burner Restaurant

Address: 2242 Ingleside Ave, Macon, GA 31204-2032
Phone Number: 478-746-3336
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Macon
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 24
Cuisine: Continental

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