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Rae's Coastal Cafe

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3208 West Wimbledon Drive, Augusta, GA 30909
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Wasilla, Alaska
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73 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

First of all, unless you've been here before you'll need directions. It is located off the beaten path in a residential section. Hence the place is frequented almost exclusively by locals. The place specializes in jerk chicken and pork but offers a variety of other items as well. We were a party of four and I chose the jerk chicken... More 

Thank Alaska_Bulldawg
Altoona, United States
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Many trips to Augusta but first visit to the cafe. Service and food was exceptional. The prices are very good too. The beer and wine selection is top notch. If you want a great meal in a uniquely comfortable setting this is the place.

Thank Barry J
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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86 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in here for lunch today and left uninspired. Jerk chicken salad had way too much dressing on it. Kids grilled cheese was a disgrace. Service was pretty average too. I doubt we will return especially as it is not near anything else we would likely to go to.

Thank littlepoppet
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118 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

They have great key lime martini! Green Jacket salad so good, fried shrimp very good. Surf and turf was not good at all. Over cooked meat and bad over fried shrimp. I will just stick with a salad or the beans and rice next time.

Thank CharlestonSnob
Albany, Georgia
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

I thought our gps was taking us to someone's house. This is in a residential area. It seems to be a local spot and I understand why. We tried the Caribbean wings as an appetizer. They were very good -flavorful but not too spicy. Husband had the Cheeseburger in Paradise and enjoyed it. I had crab cake sandwich. It was... More 

Thank DonnaDriskell
Evans, Georgia
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145 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

Loved the decor here. Reminded us of a beach shack. Very cute place. When we walked in, we were told to sit anywhere. We started to go to an area by the window and the server there told us that we'd get faster service if we sat in the back. She as cleaning tables in her section, so I guess... More 

Thank beachlivin2
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

03/26/2006 - Overall Experience: A party of 10, and all 10 meals came out cold and missing items. Some meals were sent back and taken off the order with my friends electing to just have drinks, while others were just accepted due to poor service. The male server we had made multiple mistakes with the order so we elected to... More 

Thank Jasper B
Augusta, GA
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63 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

I have been there many times with work outings and even a few personal trips. It's decent food, BUT depending on the dish, it can also be way overpriced for what you get. Just be sure to avoid the specials on scallops. I love scallops, and they weren't bad. BUT, the price was about $26 for I believe 5 scallops... More 

Thank Andrettisky
Evans, GA
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60 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

If you just saw this place from the outside you would probably not stop, but the food is well worth a visit. It has a beach shack décor, but is famous for the Green Jacket Salad, and has the best crab cakes you can imagine. Service is always great and the prices are reasonable.

Thank Susan H
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

!!!!!!!!! THE...WORST....SERVICE....EVER !!!!!!!!! I won't go into it let's just say my party was waiting almost 30 minutes before we even got water. Short and sweet the food wasn't terrible. $30 ribeye was decent but I can get the same thing at Longhorn..( without driving through an apartment complex to get to the restaurant NICE TOUCH) Trust me, Nothing I... More 

Thank Quentin F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Caribbean, Seafood, Jamaican
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3208 West Wimbledon Drive, Augusta, GA 30909
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Augusta
  • Phone Number: 706-738-1313

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?