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Back Porch Bistro

10 N Main St, Inside of Northstar Emporium Antique Shop on the Square of Downtown Ellijay, Ellijay, GA 30540-3335
+1 706-636-1111
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (32 reviews)
“gyro” (9 reviews)
“apple salad” (13 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 N Main St, Inside of Northstar Emporium Antique Shop on the Square of Downtown Ellijay, Ellijay, GA 30540-3335
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in Ellijay you absolutely must stop by and try a sandwich you will not regret it! I tired the Cuban and I can honestly say it’s one of the best I’ve ever had. Great customer service as well! They were also able...More

Thank Connor M
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place to eat, and if you're lucky enough to be there at lunch on Thursday, you'll be treated with a fantastic jam session with local musicans. The food isn't bad, either. My Rueban was one of the best I've ever had, and my wife...More

Thank Stephen G
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Met a friend and no crowd! Quick, friendly service. My generous portion of ham, cheddar and apple slices were on a multigrain wheat bread. The best! Friend had a small Greek salad with homemade dressing that she really enjoyed. Fresh comes to mind along with...More

Thank kathystephens2016
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

If you love bistros this is the place! Great selection of sandwiches and paninis. The ingredient combinations are creatively delicious. The vegetarian hummus panini was amazing as was the apple slaw. Wish I lived closer so I could be a frequent diner. Clean establishment with...More

Thank dasaxton
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We live an hour and a half from Ellijay, but had never stopped for food. As we had our dog with us, we were limited in restaurant choice. Who knew that one of the best eateries in town welcomed pets on the Porch section of...More

Thank welovedolphins
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Great stop, taking the backroads, going home from the cabin. Outside seating. Healthy food, delicious and right sized portions. The Cran Turkey panini sandwich was very good. As was the Curry soup and the Cowboy Caviar. Lunch hours only.

Thank dhoort
Reviewed July 6, 2018

This was a last minute stop for my GF and I. I wasn't sure what I wanted so we picked this place. It was very good. Excellent in fact.

Thank jeffery j
Reviewed July 6, 2018

My wife eats here weekly and I usually join her at least once a month. The food is always good quality and the Gyro I had on my most recent visit was actually better than the last few I’ve had there. I just wish they...More

Thank FLIrishK9
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

Two couples and a 2 year old. Diverse menu made it hard to choose. Mediterranean wrap is delicious! Husband thoroughly enjoyed the Italian gyro. Friend had the Bella roast beef which she loved. Her husband had the Cuban. Excellent! Grandson had a cheese quesadilla. I...More

Thank kathystephens2016
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

Had the roast beef sandwich with side salad and potato salad. All of it was fantastic at a reasonable price

Thank Kevin H
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September 24, 2017|
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Response from litemood | Reviewed this property |
One of the best deli-type restaurants, very health conscious
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 N Main St, Inside of Northstar Emporium Antique Shop on the Square of Downtown Ellijay, Ellijay, GA 30540-3335
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Gilmer County  >  Ellijay
  • Phone Number: +1 706-636-1111
The Back Porch Bistro is a Soup / Salad / Sandwich Shop with a fresh brew Coffee and Tea Shop attached. European Specials like their Bestseller Greek Gyro or an organic Hummus Vegetable Plate add a very unique and one of a kind menu to Ellijay, GA. Gluten free options, Vegetarian and Vegan as well. Tons of Parking, Seating. The Back Porch Bistro is attached to the Antique Shop on the Downtown Square. You will find tons of great merchandise that focuses on natural, local and fresh.
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