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4 Way Lunch

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American, Diner
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Main and Gilmer St., Cartersville, GA 30120
+1 770-387-1357
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Gainesville, Georgia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we old buddy row and i took off on a chili dog tour yesterday. we his dogs in emerson, jerrrys in summerville, bandis in cartersville and the 4 way lunch in cartersville. i have been a 4 way fan for about as long as i can remember but it was sad to see how they stacked up against this competition.... More 

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Cartersville, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been eating here for years. Always the same and that's not disappointing. Standing room only sometimes.

1 Thank khobgood527
Canton, Georgia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Someone recommended this restaurant to us they were saying that the hamburgers were great and freshly made while you wait. Well to our surprise they were not freshly made, as it took 2 minutes to get my cheeseburger. The hamburgers were already precooked and all the guy did was stick the hamburger on a bun put the cheese on the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

I grew up eating at this diner. We called it "Fred Garrison's" because he was owner operator. Then it was open 24 hours. Now it's just breakfast and lunch. Very small. 10 or so stools up front. 4 or so in back. Eat then get off that stool to make room for the people awaiting seating. Hamburgers are real hamburger... More 

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Gainesville, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

and its the only place to sit. 8 stools out front, 3 in the back stay occupied most of the time. once you've eaten here you'll better understand why. everything they do here is first rate. they don't try to do too much with it either. they've got a good product and they know it. most locals know it too... More 

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Gainesville, Georgia
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891 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

local burger joints usually have a local style, flavor or toppings that set them apart. at home they put slaw on the hamburgers when you order it all the way. in another near by city they run it through the garden. some will add pickle relish, others 1000 island dressing or russian salad dressing like that was a fancy way... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have been eating at the 4 way for years. The food and service was always great. This last visit changed all that. The young man that took our order brought our drinks and then asked my wife for her order and never asked for my order! The burgers had been cooked.hours.before and the "fries" were about... More 

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Powder Springs, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

Best burgers in town! There are only 12 stools in the place at the counter so be prepared to wait! Be sure you order the burger with gravy and onions!!!

Thank Lee N
Cartersville, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

everything is made to order and fresh. I have never had a bad meal here. It is only open in the daytime and very little seating but worth the wait!

Thank Phyllisc55
Cartersville, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

I went here for lunch with a grandson. He ordered a hamburger with lettuce and tomato and mayo. Then he ordered some off-menu variant of french fries that had chili on them that you eat with a fork. Looked good. He finished off all that. I ordered the chicken sandwich with lettuce, tomato, and mayo. It was hot and tasted... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main and Gilmer St., Cartersville, GA 30120
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Cartersville
  • Phone Number: +1 770-387-1357

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?