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The Arbor Cafe

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1987 Gibbs Dr, Ball Ground, GA 30107-5439
+1 770-893-1881
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (8 reviews)
“pound cake” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
1987 Gibbs Dr, Ball Ground, GA 30107-5439
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Reviewed August 18, 2017

this is a limited m enu restaurant and you have to carry your food to the open air area for tables... The desserts and breads are made by Mary's Bread Basket and are scrumptious. You pick your food from a case and the same with...More

Thank 02corvette
Reviewed June 18, 2017

The cafe is not a cafe. There is no service or freshly made food. There are just pre-made sandwiches. Although most of the reviews are favorable (I.e., great chicken salad), to me, pre-made is not fresh. Also, if you arrive at opening time (9am), as...More

Thank HankmidGA
Reviewed March 31, 2017

Fresh homemade bread like cranberry walnut for the chicken salad makes a great sandwich! They also have Monterey Jack pimento on white bread which was very good. Easy self service and a gorgeous outdoor sitting area make a very pleasant experience.

Thank cmentonelli
Reviewed March 29, 2017

It's a bit pricey but the food is enjoyable and the people are kind. I had a chicken salad sandwich with cranberry/walnut bread, which made for an interesting meal. I loved their watermelon lemonade!

Thank Whitney C
Reviewed February 25, 2017

Delicious pound cake and other sweets are offered along with tempting sandwich choices made with fresh bread. Clean facilities and friendly staff.

Thank c27balstro
Reviewed November 11, 2016

The chicken salad sandwich on homemade cranberry bread is not to be missed. They offer half-sandwiches. The chicken salad is piled so high that half was plenty for us.

Thank Melinda B
Reviewed November 3, 2016

We had turkey salad and turkey sandwiches on delicious home baked bread. You can buy loaves of bread to enjoy at home.

Thank 685JimM
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Great food. Very fresh. Nice outdoor seating.area to enjoy your food. On the day of my visit there was a very nice man playing the accordion and singing.

Thank sweetpeajt
Reviewed October 29, 2016

We dropped in today for a coffee break while strolling through Gibbs Gardens. We had coffee and pound cake that was awesome.

Thank traveling2gether2016
Reviewed September 25, 2016

Four seniors ate at the cafe after touring the French market. The gals there are always friendly and accommodating should you have a special request. Of course their signature chicken salad on cranberry walnut bread is divine. There is always hot coffee and several confectionarys...More

Thank Viviancumming
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1987 Gibbs Dr, Ball Ground, GA 30107-5439
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Ball Ground
  • Phone Number: +1 770-893-1881
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