We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

4 Way Lunch

Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Main and Gilmer St., Cartersville, GA 30120
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

62 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 61: English reviews
Cartersville, Georgia
Level Contributor
114 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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 

Thank PaulQuillen
Level Contributor
12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

The food is burgers and dogs, fries and chilli and is edible. The cool thing about this place is just that you are eating in a piece of Cartetsville history and that in itself makes it fun.

Thank Jon C
Level Contributor
14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

Love this place, it's a Cartersville staple. Family owned and very delicious! But, you do need to check the hours before you make a trip. :)

Thank JessicaLindsey12813
Level Contributor
17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

If your cholesterol is an issue then this is probably not the place. Has been in Cartersville since the flood ,I think. (Noah's flood) ha

Thank Den M
Punta Gorda, Florida, United States
Level Contributor
58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

We stopped for lunch - had to wait about 1 min to sit, counter seating only. The daughter of the owner greeted us like we were friends. Service was fast and friendly. They seemed to know most of the customers by name and when meeting new people they told of how it was their mom and dads place. The father... More 

Thank Sue B
Rome, Georgia
Level Contributor
144 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

This place is old and been in business forever. I ate there 20 years ago and ate there again. It was just as good as always. I asked for two chili dogs. They put two buns on a plate with hot dogs in them then poured chili all over them and handed me a fork. It looked like a plate... More 

Thank Ed H
Cartersville, Georgia
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

4 Way lunch is a dining experience that you will not find in many places. It has been mostly unchanged since it opened in the early 1900s. The menu is simple and fresh and comfortable. Loosen your belt and live a little, it's good.

Thank russellgholt
Ontario, Canada
Level Contributor
207 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

We were looking for a Breakfast place on Good Friday while travelling north on I-75. I asked a local Guy who pointed to the 4 Way Lunch. This place looked like it would be great, and it was. No tables, just stools at the counter overlooking the cooking area. The Cook and Waitress were so friendly. Our meals were very... More 

Thank Jim0693
Cartersville, Georgia
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

stop in before 2:pm to get the best hamburgers with the best secret recipe chile ,,,steakburgers smothered in gravy yum yum ''hotdogs also you may have to wait a little while to get a seat because there are only 12 bar stools .4-way has been here in the same place 60 or 70 years, always busy,,its a treat

Thank maryemill
Adairsville, Georgia
Level Contributor
27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a true food land mark, this is it. It has it all. History. Nostalgia. Locals. And good food. What more could you want. There are two musts down town if you want real Cartersville .... Four Way and Ross's Diner.

Thank Gary G

Travelers who viewed 4 Way Lunch also viewed


Been to 4 Way Lunch? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Fast Food, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Good for
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: 7703871357

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from 4 Way Lunch staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?