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River Street Tavern


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Queso, Chips & Salsa
cheese dip with fire roasted salsa
Mozzarella Sticks
with marinara sauce
Fried Pickles
spear style served with ranch
Smoked Trout Dip
made in house and served with our house made lavash crackers
Fried Green Tomatoes
served over a bed of mixed greens and topped with crumbled feta cheese and sriracha honey mustard
served with carrots, celery and lavash crackers
Shrimp Cocktail
house cocktail sauce
Dressings: Ranch, Blue Cheese, Thousand Island, Greek, Balsamic, Oil & Vinegar, Honey Mustard, Fat Free Italian, Caesar
Greek Salad
arcadian mix topped with feta cheese, olives, peppers, onion, cucumber, tomato and greek dressing on side
Caesar Salad
crisp bed of romaine lettuce tossed with parmesan cheese, croutons, caesar dressing and topped with shaved cheese
Garden Salad
arcadian mix topped with tomatoes, cucumbers, red onion and croutons
Wedge Salad
iceberg wedge topped with tomatoes, carrots, onions, bacon and blue cheese crumbles with choice of ranch or blue cheese dressing
Caprese Salad
sliced tomato, fresh mozzarella, basil, EVOO and balsamic glaze
Tavern Club Salad
romaine lettuce, turkey, bacon, egg, tomatoes, red onion, shredded cheese and croutons
Seared Tuna Filet*
Crab Cake
Grilled Chicken
Fried Chicken
Grilled Shrimp
Upgrade any burger to local Ellijay beef from Bear Creek Cattle Company $3, blacken any burger $0.50. Side Included with Burgers & Sandwiches: Fries, Chips or Loaded Potato Salad. Substitute: Onion Rings $2, Sweet Potato Fries $2, Garden Side Salad $2, Caesar Side Salad $2, Greek Side Salad $3, Ciabatta Roll $2
The Tavern Bear Creek Burger*
our signature burger made with local Bear Creek beef, caramelized onions, havarti cheese and sautéed shiitake mushrooms on a toasted bun
All American*
choice of American, cheddar, havarti, swiss, provolone or pepper jack
Mushroom Swiss*
sautéed fresh mushrooms and swiss cheese
bacon, onion ring, cheddar cheese and A.1. sauce
Wonton Burger*
spicy vinegar slaw, topped with a fried wonton, yum yum sauce and teriyaki sauce
Mega Cheese & Bacon*
american, swiss, provolone, cheddar and pepper jack cheese over a mound of bacon
Patty Melt*
caramelized onions topped with swiss cheese, served on grilled rye
Chipotle Black Bean Burger
Spicy southern black bean burger with sriracha aioli, pepper jack cheese and avocado
French Dip
shaved roast beef with caramelized onions and provolone cheese, on a hoagie roll with a side of au jus
Tavern Club
deli turkey, bacon, lettuce, tomato, onion and choice of cheese piled high between three slices of toasted white, wheat or rye
Chicken Bacon & Cheese
choice of grilled or lightly breaded fried chicken breast, bacon and choice of cheese on bun
Spicy Chicken
choice of grilled or lightly breaded fried chicken breast, hot sauce, jalapenos and pepper jack cheese on a bun
Chicken Pesto Panini
grilled chicken, grilled tomato, provolone cheese and pesto on pressed ciabatta
choice of corned beef or turkey, sauerkraut, swiss cheese and thousand island on grilled rye
Caprese Sandwich
fresh mozzarella, tomatoes and pesto on toasted ciabatta, served cold
bacon, lettuce, tomato and mayo served on white, wheat or rye
Crab Cake Sandwich
lettuce and tomato with dill caper mayo
Chicken Tenders
Butterflied Breaded Shrimp
served with fries & cocktail sauce
Sauces: Mild, Hot, Blazing, Napalm, Spicy Asian, Sweet Jalapeno, Teriyaki, BBQ, Mango Habanero. Dry options: Parmesan, Blackened, Lemon Pepper, Ranch. Served with celery and your choice of ranch or blue cheese extra sauce/side sauces $0.50. Add fresh chopped garlic $0.50. Drums or flats only $2. Split order/mix sauces $1. Extra celery $2
8 Piece $8.95
12 Piece $10.95
Every Wednesday evening is Wing Night 4-9pm!
Wing Night
minimum order is 6 per flavor wing night is dine in only (Sorry no to-go boxes for wings on wing night)
12 & under only please. Served with fries or chips & child drink $5.95
Chicken Tenders
American Cheese Burger
Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwich
Our desserts are made in house by our staff, please check our dessert board for an up to date list
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
American, Bar, Pub
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews wings burger fries greek salad beef sandwiches wing night cold beer live music on the weekends craft beer bar food on tap awesome food full bar friendly atmosphere small town a late lunch
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was such a fun restaurant. From the moment you walk in you know you are in for a great meal. The menu has the classic burgers and sandwiches on it along with some very unique and amazing burgers. My burger has pork rinds mixed...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Yukimatthew
Reviewed 3 days ago

Their Asian wings are fabulous! Just the right amount of spice and heat. They also have great burgers, also have a vegetarian burger.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank beverlyr0gers
Reviewed 4 days ago

Wings Wings Wings - Burgers Burgers Burges rock! Beers, more choices that many larger restaurants. Having worked in the food service industry the attitude of the staff is noticeable and the attitudes reflect your dining experience. Great attitudes make or break your meal experience. Conflict...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Wilson4651
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent food great service. Friendly employees. Reasonable prices. The fish dinner was great, you have to try it.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank GKWillis
Reviewed 5 days ago

Really enjoyed this restaurant food was really great nice atmosphere inside we will definitely be going back this summer we usually stay in cherry log love the cabins.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SandraW1022
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and our 15 month old visited after a day of hiking. The reviews and pics of food looked great. Our appetizer of trout dip was delicious, and was really the only decent part of our meal. My husband ordered the house burger which...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank mmperry52911
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love the greek salad with seared tuna, grilled shrimp, avocado.... garlic parmesan wings.... perfect dirty martini.... always excellent service & great food. Live music on the weekends. They had a hostess that will text you when your table is ready. That was you can shop...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank pirate013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The wings are amazing on Wed. night - beer is cold and the people are so very friendly!!! The improved outdoor space is also great for enjoying

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank sjordan2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in for a quick bite and drinks. The staff was very friendly, quick to seat us and fill all orders. The food we ordered was good and was filled quickly despite how busy they were.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Gary D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have a cabin in Ellijay so we visit River Street often, sometimes twice per month. Never disappointed in about 15-20 visits. Excellent burgers. Great choice of beers (changes too). Nice outside patio. Even live music on Friday night. Friendly service. No negatives about River...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank SteveinGA
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September 24, 2017|
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Response from Jack M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have gluten free bread/bun options. Typically for $1.00 more.
Sue W
June 1, 2015|
Response from Jack M | Reviewed this property |
Contact them this way. Hope this helps! Grumpy Old Men Brewing, LLC 1315 East Main Street, Blue Ridge, GA, United States [770-331-8870 OR 404-966-2665] Or google their website...
Sue W
June 1, 2015|
Response from Ashley C |
This would probably be a question for Grumpy Old Men Brewing in Blue Ridge, GA.
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