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Blue Willow Inn

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294 N. Cherokee Rd., Social Circle, GA
+1 770-464-2131
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 18:30
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 14:30
Thu 16:30 - 19:30
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 20:00
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Atlanta, Georgia
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147 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been going to The Blue Willow from way back in the day and it has change a little. It's still good but way back it was cheaper and really really good. It's still good but the taste is not as good as b4. I would still recommend it for soul food but it's not the best soul food around.... More 

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Vidalia, Louisiana
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every item on the buffet was outstanding. This is a MUST VISIT place to eat. Outstanding service. Best fried chicken, Off the beaten path, but well worth the stop.

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Thank Linda G
Hoschton, Georgia
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56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch here on our honeymoon, and we try to come back every few years to eat good Southern cooking. Our latest visit was good, as always. The biscuits, sweet potato souffle, and desserts are always perfect! The turkey and dressing were amazing. We love this place! It is pricey, but we don't come that often, so we find... More 

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Thank A. R
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is by far the best southern food in Georgia. It is always worth the time to stop by when passing thru.

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Lake City, Florida
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318 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We stopped by today for lunch and boy was it good. The last visit a year or so ago we felt the food quality had slipped a little. Not the case today, everything was very good and we had a super server very attentive. Just a note, your drink is no longer included in the price.

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Thank travelerkent
Atlanta, Georgia
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

We were here March 5. The food was excellent soul food. The sweet potato soufflé was the best I've ever had. Cornbread dressing and gravy to die for. Fried chicken was on point! And peach cobbler hit the spot. Was so upset we missed the Strawberry Shortcake and was upset :( about that! You want good, hearty southern food and... More 

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Thank UGA_Ginger_GO_DAWGS
Louisville, Kentucky
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72 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Blue Willow was suggested to us. The food was good and the experience here was pleasant. I would return again.

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Thank PROSPECTMAMAFROMKY
Lithonia, Georgia
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Recommend reservations without it the wait was over an hour. The hot food was really good, however, the salad bar was sorely lacking in variety. 2 kinds of Cole slaw lettuce tomatoes. The peel and eat shrimp were on the salad bar and maybe two more items. The bread is kept in a hot box which was really nice. A... More 

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Thank brogers2378
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71 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

My husband & I ate at Blue Willow on a Friday night and the seafood buffet was extremely good!! He had crab legs for $15 extra and said they were cooked perfectly. I think he had 2 plates and both were cooked the same. The buffet offered something for everyone. The salad bar was lacking but who needs a salad... More 

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Griffin
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

If you want a great southern meal, Blue Willow Inn is the place to eat. Southern fried chicken, fried green tomatoes, black eyed peas are just a few of the southern delights on the menu. And if you are a senior, they offer a discount on Wednesday.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Buffet, Private Dining
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 18:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 19:30
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 294 N. Cherokee Rd., Social Circle, GA
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Social Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 770-464-2131

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