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The Waterside Restaurant.

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126 Cuscowilla Dr, Eatonton, GA 31024-2202
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Greensboro, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a very nice lunch with great views of the lake. Salad was excellent, burger was very good. As always the Chef came out and ask if everything was to our liking. We viewed the new dinner menus and it looked great. Only been open a week but the crowds are back. Sorry Chef Schmidt is gone!

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Thank crankycrawdad
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41 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

This is one of our favorite places to eat on Friday nights during warm weather. Live entertainment on Friday nights makes this a great place to enjoy dinner and a view of beautiful Lake Oconee.

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Thank AG0724
Eatonton, Georgia
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46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

You get what you pay for at this upscale place. The lake view is magnificent, the tables offer great views yet give you the feeling of being catered exclusively to. The menu is somewhat limited, but you are bound to find something for your liking. This is a good place to have your "special occasion"with your partner.

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Thank mikeirma
Charlotte, North Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

We had a party of 12 with 7:30 reservations on veranda. Entrees arrived at 8:45. Two plates were delivered to wrong diner, which resulted in 1 being sent back. Another pasta entree did not arrive as described ( it contained shrimp and diner has allergy). So two diners had to watch everyone else eat and wait on new meals. Waiter... More 

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Thank Nan S
Greensboro, Georgia
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

Dinner at Cuscowilla's Waterside Restaurant on Lake Oconee is a real treat. We arrived by boat, were greeted warmly by Chef de Cuisine Gerald Schmidt and Director Jennifer Graham. After a great salad, my guests enjoyed the Colossal Crabcake. This house specialty, more like a crab soufflé, should be ordered early before they run out. Best kept secret in the... More 

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Thank ATLLegalEagle
Atlanta, Georgia
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142 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

A group of 6 of us went for dinner and were seated indoors. I was surprised at how extensive the menu was - lots of choice and a great variety in the types of food. My appetizer was the Vidalia Onion Soup which was excellent - I highly recommend it. Our waitress was friendly and quick and the atmosphere was... More 

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Thank MarkButt
Atlanta, Ga.
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

food and service was great. Gorgeous lakeside table. They had covered our table in rose petals for our anniversary. They also gave us a complimentary dessert and a toast of Prosecco.

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Thank finallyandrews
Northampton, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

A great place for drinks and a meal. Either after golf or for a special occasion. The 40 oz steak is a speciality but it's all good here. Eat outside on the right day for a special feel.

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Thank leigh542013
Atlanta, Georgia
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77 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015 via mobile

A very nice restaurant with great atmosphere. Ate here with a large group and the dinner was incredible. It sits right on the lake and has a great outdoor patio as well.

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Thank Bucketlistm
Greensboro, Georgia
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34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

We love going to the Waterside mostly because of Chef Gerry Schmidt. He runs a great restaurant and his staff does a terrific job. We especially enjoy the Friday night Shuck and Jive with a great raw bar and terrific live music. Always such fun!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Cuscowilla Dr, Eatonton, GA 31024-2202
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Eatonton

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