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Goats On The Roof-Helen - CLOSED

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Surprising diversion

This was well-done despite the potential for corneyness! The goats are very well treated and "well... read more

Reviewed March 14, 2017
Sr_bigotes_12
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Meredith, New Hampshire
Fun and cute little stop

It was really a fun and cute stop. It was worth checking out. We got sandwiches, the wife and kids... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2015
BRIANSeekford
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Oldsmar, Florida
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Mar 14, 2017
“Surprising diversion”
Sep 15, 2016
“It is open!!!!!”
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1204/1206 Ridge Rd, Helen, GA
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

This was well-done despite the potential for corneyness! The goats are very well treated and "well fed", they give a new meaning to "free range". You can buy some goat food in an ice cream cone for 50 cents. Naturally, there's a gift shop, place...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Sr_bigotes_12
Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

If it was closed it is open now. Just stopped. Cute little place to get out and take a break from the car ride

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Jennifer D
Reviewed October 10, 2015

Take a step back in time as you enter the general store. Beyond are wonderful Farmer's Cheese, local hand-made jewelry, arts, crafts, plus clothing. Check out the grass on the roof and be sure to use the "bubble wand" to recreate childhood memories. Friendly staff.

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank FlaDonna
Reviewed July 31, 2015

It was really a fun and cute stop. It was worth checking out. We got sandwiches, the wife and kids got fresh made ice cream(they made it with liquid nitrogen) and we fed the goats.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank BRIANSeekford
Reviewed July 2, 2015

My daughter and I spent an hour or so here on our way to Asheville...what fun! Nice gift shop, excellent fudge and neat way to make ice cream. It was a treat to watch the youngsters feeding the goats (yes, on the roof!) various ways....More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank debbie s
Reviewed May 19, 2015

It kind of stank, and was in a poor location. It was a novel place, with grass roof and goats, but all the merchandise was overpriced. Probably had something to do with their going out of business.

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank Brent F
Reviewed December 16, 2014

A great spot for lunch or ice cream with sprinkles. Children can watch the goats from ground or roof level and can dig through dirt for quartz. Souvenirs are reasonably priced. Staff enjoys family visitors.

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank aphrab
Reviewed November 25, 2014

This place is no longer open in Helen. The only one open now is located in Tiger, GA. When it was open, we loved to take the kids here, all kinds of great goodies!

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank VisitHelenGa
Reviewed July 18, 2014

My husband visited Goats on the roof in Helen about 2 years ago and loved it. I could not wait to take my son to see it on our trip there today. Sadly it has closed. I am very disappointed because I just thought it...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank TonyaDominy
Reviewed July 1, 2014

This was a funny little roadside stop that reminds me of old school roadside America. My husband and I agreed that the fudge in the shop was the beast fudge we have ever eaten, hands down! They have tons of flavors made fresh everyday. We...More

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank cocoabeachgirl2
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