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Steel Magnolias

132 N Patterson St, Valdosta, GA 31601-5516
+1 229-259-0010
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“deviled eggs” (51 reviews)
“pork belly” (20 reviews)
“wontons” (16 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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132 N Patterson St, Valdosta, GA 31601-5516
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have only be here for lunch. Every time, we are happy we went(my wife and I went today. She has the fried green tomato sandwich and I had the all American burger.) We have taken family and friends several times. We tell them the...More

Thank franksW575XI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Business trip to South Georgia. Rooftop dining at it’s best. Highly recommend the deviled eggs with pulled pork and the Fred Flintstone size pork chop. Excellent service from Sophia and the rest of the crew. 5 stars!

Thank mwb22403
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Traveling to Athens, GA, we found ourselves hungry with a rambunctious puppy and four more hours of driving time before we reached our destination. A Google search in our phone pointed to several choices for a quick stop for lunch. All seemed bleak opportunities to...More

Thank Luis V
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

On our travels to Florida we often stop in Valdosta. This time we looked for a different dinner offering than the standard roadside restaurant . We decided to try Steel Magnolias. We noted the reviews and decided it was worth a try. What a great...More

Thank wayne m
SM132, Owner at Steel Magnolias, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2018

It was a pleasure hosting you all, thank you for stepping off the beaten path to find us, we always enjoy our travelers and hope to see you in your future travels. We have quite a few regulars how plan their trips around their valdosta...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We were traveling to Florida and decided to have dinner here. We were given the option of dining on the rooftop or main dining area. We chose the former. The bartender Phil? And Terrie served us well. Recommended a great red wine. Wontons were our...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 20 August 2018

One of my favorite places in Valdosta. Excellent food and the wait staff is awesome and Chad is always helpful with suggestions on the food or wine choices!! I'm a huge fan of the shrimp po boy and their tacos. Another favorite is the philly...More

Thank lauraaharrell
Reviewed 13 August 2018

This is one our favorite Saturday lunch places. The food is always excellent and the wine selections are fantastic. Ask for Chad! He is awesome-humorous and efficient. He also makes wonderful menu suggestions.

Thank makins2018
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

I have been wanting to go to this restaurant fir a long time so I decided to try it as they were serving their supper menu. I had a bumpy start because it took 15 minutes after being seated to be acknowledged by a server....More

Thank clmm2016
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

We found this gem via trip advisor . We were driving through touring colleges. After driving 400 miles that day, it was a welcome treat. Creative southern menu. Everything tasted and looked amazing . Fried green tomatoes , sausage flatbread , shrimp and grits. Our...More

Thank ashley1508
Reviewed 19 July 2018

I have been to this restaurant twice and on both occasions both the ambiance and the food were amazing.

Thank hendersonregina
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Response from lever8651 | Reviewed this property |
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5 November 2015|
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Response from calliesmommy | Reviewed this property |
I'm not actually sure if they take reservations. It shouldn't be necessary. I wouldn't worry about making a reservation unless I wanted to make sure I got a particular table, such as a streetview table on the roof, or had a... More
Libby D
3 November 2015|
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Response from LawrenceC501 | Reviewed this property |
I am unaware of a brunch that they serve. I have only eaten lunch there, so unfortunately I don't have an answer regarding brunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 N Patterson St, Valdosta, GA 31601-5516
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Valdosta
  • Phone Number: +1 229-259-0010
  • E-mail
At Steel Magnolias in Valdosta, GA our food base is urban Southern, taking the roots of classic Southern cuisine and showing a new way of looking at them. We serve our fare with an old familiar smile, where our patrons are surprised by a new approach, yet still know the secret handshake. We prepare the best quality ingredients at the freshest possible point and allow them to speak for themselves. We support local farmers and Artesian producers in an effort to become a supporting element in the community and drive our “eat local, be local” philosophy.
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