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Poor Richard's Restaurant

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1702 Park Hill Dr, Gainesville, GA 30501-1954
+1 770-532-0499
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“prime rib” (23 reviews)
“house salad” (9 reviews)
“steak” (19 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1702 Park Hill Dr, Gainesville, GA 30501-1954
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

excellent cuts of meat all around from prime rib, ribeyes to chateau breann. salads are cold and crispy fresh with variety and a delicious house bacon dressing that is sure to please. service is stellar, always on top of things without hovering. place is well...More

Thank Bbqman3341
Reviewed May 1, 2018

PR has been one of my favorite restaurants for over 40 years. Dining either upstairs or downstairs the food is always great. Steaks/Shrimp/Salads/Hot Bacon dressing/Chateau Breaun is all of our favorites oh and the FRENCH ONION SOUP!!!!!!

Thank Areta M
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Poor Richards was recommended by one of our new neighbors. My wife had the prime rib and I had the grouper and both were prepared very well. The portions were generous and served by a friendly and professional staff. We both would recommend Poor Richards...More

Thank chuck k
Reviewed February 7, 2018

A friend recommended Poor Richards for their prime rib, but after looking over their menu on their website, we all chose to try other things and were all very happy with the choices. I have not had stuffed shrimp since our last trip to Florida...More

1  Thank kasey47
Reviewed December 25, 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is warm and cozy. The art eclectic. There is something for everyone to see and enjoy. The mixed drinks were very good. The food goes beyond the norm. This is the type of place you want when celebrating. The salads were fresh and...More

1  Thank Ruth C
Reviewed December 15, 2017 via mobile

This place is fantastic! Everything is fresh. They have prime rib, steaks ,Seafood, Chateaubriand for two which is our personal favorite for our anniversary meal. The atmosphere is intimate, And the food is always great!

Thank melony1095
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Four of us ate here on Saturday August 5th, the food was very good and the service was excellent. We will now return as loyal customers. Thanks to everyone on the staff for being so friendly.

Thank Affen8
Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

My hubby and I love to eat here. The best salad with hot bacon dressing ever! I usually have prime rib and have never been dissatisfied. Highly recommend for date night or celebrations.

1  Thank MimiMize
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

Love this restaurant! We only go on special occassions becauae it can get pricey bit well worth it. Tha staff is always friendly and the food is the best. Please try the dressing fir the side salad i believe its tje owners own recipe and...More

2  Thank Donna W
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic restaurant! Pricey but worth it! The bacon wrapped shrimp is unbelievable and the bacon wrapped shrimp appetizer is a must. The open face prime rib sandwich is huge and more like a dinner. The ribs are literally fall apart tender. Great place.

Thank Lisa S
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Michelle S
November 2, 2016|
Response from gatraveler2016 | Reviewed this property |
Really have no idea...you might try calling the restaurant and asking this question.
June 24, 2015|
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Response from DDStovall | Reviewed this property |
Dress code is casual. In shorts, you might feel more comfortable downstairs. It's a more relaxed atmosphere.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $47
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1702 Park Hill Dr, Gainesville, GA 30501-1954
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 770-532-0499
  • E-mail
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