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P J's Cafe

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30 Macon St, McDonough, GA 30253-3223
(770) 898-5373
Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Very nice surprise at the end of a long day. Entire square brought back days gone by. Would for sure go back and recommend.

Thank James R
Conyers, Georgia
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31 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

I have stopped in P J's a few times, usually for lunch. They have good food and the french onion soup is especially good. I have had several dishes and they all were enjoyable. They have fried cauliflower and it has a good breading but I am not a huge fan of the whatever they season it with. I personally... More 

Thank vickir0se
South Wales
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76 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

One of our constant niggles with our many road trips to the states is finding food that is fresh, well prepared and not seasoned to within an inch of its life. This was an unexpected find on a little quaint square in the centre of McDonough. There was a singer / guitarist playing and the restaurant wasn't busy. We had... More 

Thank Jon326
McDonough, Georgia
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

I love this place. The porch at PJ's is where deals are made, and people watching gets good. The staff is always friendly and the Paul the owner will fix you something off the menu if you ask and he has the stuff to make it.

Thank ImageDoc
McDonough, Georgia
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25 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

I have had lunch and dinner at PJ's several times. The food, service and atmosphere has always been a positive experience. Love the lobster bisque and a very fair price for the amount served.

Thank joanne j
McDonough, Georgia
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

PJ's Cafe is a quaint small cafe "On the Square" in McDonough, GA. The owner was trained as an Executive Chef in New York City and his food and desserts shows his special touch. I have eaten there many times including Sunday Brunch, Valentines Buffet and Mother's Day Brunch. The food and desserts are excellent!

1 Thank Randy M
Atlanta, Georgia
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70 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

While I enjoyed the colorful murals on the walls, I found my luncheon food to be just average. The service was prompt but the server seemed really bored with life.

Thank Rusty1960
Tallahassee, Florida
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95 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

Went for dinner on New Year's Eve. Really enjoyed the live music and the service was excellent. Food is very good and portions were large. Nice view of the downtown square from the tables at the front.

Thank Alice W
McDonough, Georgia
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

We recently went with the Ladies from our office for our Christmas Luncheon. The variety of food was great, each of us seemed to get something different and it was all very good.

Thank SewsMuch
Grayson, Georgia
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392 reviews
317 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

On way home from a group gathering and decided to try it for dinner. New menu and plenty of choices! Service was outstanding and food was delicious!

1 Thank katork

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Macon St, McDonough, GA 30253-3223
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  McDonough
  • Phone Number: (770) 898-5373

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