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Jolly Roger Seafood Market & Grill

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716 Industrial Blvd, Ellijay, GA 30540-3702
706-276-2090
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St. George Island, Florida
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We have eaten at this restaurant 15 years. It has the finest prepared seafood we have ever eaten throughout the world. I love the shrimp platter and my wife loves the blackened flounder. Calamari is our appetizer of choice. Portions are large.shrimp lightly breaded. Only 10 tables so come in and wait your turn. Many other types of seafood as... More 

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Thank AD F
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a 20 minute wait, but it was TOTALLY worth it! Amazing food! Great service! Crab cakes were to die for!!! Got stuffed shrimp and it was great!! Don't let the outside fool you this place is top notch!

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Georgia
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202 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great little seafood restaurant. Open Thursday to Saturday only. 1100 to 1430 and then 1600 to 2000. There is about 24 seats so expect a wait, but the food and service is worth the time. Fresh catch of the day, specials, platters, etc. The service is very good. Will sure to return. No reservations taken.

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Thank GAretiree
Ellijay, Georgia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although we have not eaten here, we have purchased fresh fish. Beautiful display on ice with so many selections. We didn't even have this much to choose from when we lived in Florida.

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Ellijay, Georgia
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thought the decorations were fun, staff friendly. I ordered sea bass in a keywest sauce...the portion(appeared to be 2-3 ounces in weight) was swimming in a plate of sauce.very spongy in texture. This did not compare to the fillets displayed as you walked in. Felt a little ripped off!

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Thank elligirl11
Ball Ground, Georgia
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love going to this "hole in the wall" to eat. The food is always good, the wait staff are always friendly and always go out of their way to get what ever you need to make your meal more enjoyable. They don't serve alcohol, but you are welcomed to bring your own. Go next door to the attached Marathon... More 

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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this restaurant is only open 3 days a week for lunch and dinner. therefor there is always a wait for a table. the food is fresh and delicious.

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Thank 338joyceb
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Long long wait on a Thursday night. Food is fresh and have an amazing selection for such a SMALL place. Little warm inside on a hot July day as well. Wife and son really enjoyed their meal, scallops and triggerfish. My amberjack was overcooked unfortunately but sides were good. Will try again for sure if in area.

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

When we moved to Ellijay our neighbor shared this hidden jem so we payed it forward to our new neighbors. Shared an appetizer of clams. They were excellent. I ordered the fried oysters which were small but cooked perfectly. Hubby had the grouper. We will be coming back!

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Thank RetiredandRoaming53
Ellijay, Georgia
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Jolly Roger's is very small, they do not take reservations so go early. Great staff and the food is wonderful. A different and fun place to get away from the chain food restaurants.

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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 716 Industrial Blvd, Ellijay, GA 30540-3702
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Ellijay
  • Phone Number: 706-276-2090

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