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Gardens Restaurant at Callaway Gardens

U. S. Hwy. 27, at Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain, GA 31822
+1 706-663-2281
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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U. S. Hwy. 27, at Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain, GA 31822
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Reviewed September 30, 2016

A nice place to go with friends or a romantic dinner. The crab cakes were fabulous. The service was good.

Thank edi a
CallawayGardens1, Manager at Gardens Restaurant at Callaway Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2016

Dear Edi A, I am pleased to see you enjoyed your dinner at the Gardens Restaurant. Chef Jay and his team work hard to make sure each guest is satisfied with their visit. I will be sure to pass along the compliments. Best, Cherise Romney

Reviewed September 16, 2016

There are a number of nice dining options at Callaway Gardens, but the Gardens Restaurant is tops for any special occasion with its unique look and feel. Our small group was provided with several menu choices, including salmon, chicken, and spinach risotto. All were excellent...More

Thank Jerry L
CallawayGardens1, General Manager at Gardens Restaurant at Callaway Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2016

Dear Jerry L, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of The Gardens Restaurant. It is a good day at Callaway when our guests can leave such a glowing review. We look forward to your next visit with us. Regards, Russ Cronberg

Reviewed September 8, 2016

Our dinner here was one of the highlights of our weekend at Callaway. It's an upscale, lovely, quiet and intimate restaurant on the beautiful grounds of the gardens. It overlooks a large lake and the golf course (nice views out large windows), and has outside...More

Thank KingTheWanderlust
CallawayGardens1, General Manager at Gardens Restaurant at Callaway Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2016

Dear KingTheWanderlust, Thank you for taking time to share your experience with others of your trip to The Gardens Restaurant. It is always a great day when we get a chance to read such positive reviews of our property because that lets us know that...More

Reviewed August 26, 2016

Everyone in our group really enjoyed their breakfast and such a nice view to enjoy. The staff was very good and very helpful with touring information.More

Thank lusks46
CallawayGardens1, General Manager at Gardens Restaurant at Callaway Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2016

Dear lusks46, Thank you for taking the time out of your busy day to leave your thoughts and comments about The Gardens Restaurant. I am so glad our staff was able to help you with your stay. It's a good day at Callaway Gardens when...More

Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Given the incredible scenery overlooking the lake and one if the golf courses, you'd expect great food and it did not disappoint. The flat iron steak was excellent and the rainbow trout was very tasty. We had 15 and had good service and a most...More

Thank battleship60
CallawayGardens1, Public Relations Manager at Gardens Restaurant at Callaway Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2016

Thank you for your post and for your patronage at the historic Gardens Restaurant. We appreciate your kind words and hope that you will return again soon, with a large or small group. We are always happy to have you.

Reviewed July 3, 2016

Had a very nice meal here. They had just redone their menu and everything we had was delicious. Wait staff was very good and friendly. Expect to pay fine dining prices.

Thank JAW06098
CallawayGardens1, Manager at Gardens Restaurant at Callaway Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2016

Thank you for the kind review. We are proud or the Summer menu-- so glad you liked it!

Reviewed June 29, 2016

The service was great. We went on a Thursday night in June. It was not very crowded. My husband and I both got a salad to start. It was very fresh. My husband got the salmon and I had the crab cakes. The salmon was...More

Thank robinlynne13
CallawayGardens1, Owner at Gardens Restaurant at Callaway Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2016

Thank you for dining with us. We strive to offer fresh, great quality food and I appreciate you letting us know we succeed! We look forward to your next visit. Kelly Finley

Reviewed June 23, 2016

We were so looking forward to dining here! Fine dining.. in a beautiful rustic location overlooking the most breathtaking views you can imagine. But what a disappointment! The food.... everything... was absolutely horrible. The steak, fish, shrimp.... so disappointing. Pricey too... and so not worth...More

1  Thank Doreen S
CallawayGardens1, Public Relations Manager at Gardens Restaurant at Callaway Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2016

We apologize that you were disappointed with your meals. We have a brand new Food and Beverage director, who we'll share your comments with. Typically guest very much enjoy the food at both The Gardens Restaurant and the Country Kitchen. We appreciate your bringing this...More

Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice restaurant that serves really good upper end food. We ate here during our stay and really enjoyed it. Everything was hot and fresh and they had a wonderful wine list. Definitely recommend trying this place.

Thank Brandon B
CallawayGardens1, Manager at Gardens Restaurant at Callaway Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2016

Thank you so much for dining with us and adding a lovely review. We look forward to seeing you again. Kelly Finley

Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

This lovely restaurant is beautifully situated on a lake and nicely positioned to watch golfers on the exceptional Callaway Gardens golf course. The food is extraordinary and every entree looks like a work of art! If you are looking for the most memorable meal during...More

Thank BUCKLEUP2017
CallawayGardens1, Manager at Gardens Restaurant at Callaway Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2016

Thank you so much for your kind review. Callaway Gardens is indeed a special place and the Gardens Restaurant is set (we think) on the most perfect spot for dining! Our chef takes great pride in every dish. He is happy to hear you enjoyed...More

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9May25
So you offer a romantic dinner for two privately? I will be visiting around Sept 24-27 and it is my 1 year anniversary the 25th. Thank you in advance.
August 16, 2016|
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Response from battleship60 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but congrats on your First Anniversary!!
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Abra B
Will it be warm enough to eat outside in the evening next month? (April) We are visiting from Philadelphia
March 17, 2016|
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Response from CallawayGardens1 | Property representative |
We are very excited to hear that you are planning a visit. The evenings have been very lovely as of late. We expect that you will be able to enjoy dinner on the porch here at The Gardens Restaurant. Please know that... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $30
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U. S. Hwy. 27, at Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain, GA 31822
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Pine Mountain
  • Phone Number: +1 706-663-2281
  • E-mail
Description
The Gardens Restaurant

Dinner: Friday-Saturday, 5:30 p.M.-9 P.M. Gardens admission not required.

Callaway Gardens' fine-dining venue is distinguished by an elegant atmosphere and creative dishes incorporating locally and regionally grown food products. Unique appetizers, healthy salads, and steak, seafood and pasta entrees adorn a menu that changes with the seasons to take advantage of the most current flavors. Located in Callaway Gardens' original golf clubhouse, the Gardens Restaurant overlooks serene Mountain Creek Lake and the picturesque 10th hole of the Lake View Golf Course.
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