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The Rookery

€€ - €€€American, ,
543 Cherry St, Macon, GA 31201-2710
+1 478-746-8658
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (485 reviews)
“onion rings” (64 reviews)
“moon pie” (15 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
543 Cherry St, Macon, GA 31201-2710
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The burger with the fried egg is really reallly good. The battered fries were ok. Was not impressed with the pimento and cheese the ingredients needed to be mixed better. Loved the addition the extra space and bar area!

Thank Maria R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here is YUM. The wait staff are awesome and the atmosphere is one that can't be missed or replaced in Macon. Hubby had the orange chicken sandwich. Son had of course moon pie shake to go. Mom had soup. We got there before...More

Thank Baybug2012
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After reading the reviews I was excited to have some fresh home cooking comfort food. Apart from the waitress being uninterested in her career and getting the order wrong. The food was bland, my medium burger was cooked well and truly just did not live...More

Thank shelleydiva1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Based on the reviews we decided to check this place out. Ordered Fried Green Tomatoes as a starter that were bland. Wife's Medium-rare Burger was well done and waited 10 minutes for the second glass of wine. The burger I orderef showed up as a...More

Thank Charles B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let's face it, Macon is a crime filled, dilapidated city. If you can drive through the empty streets and detiorating buildings you will find it on Cherry St. We heard a lot about The Rookery, so we wanted to try it. I like the restaurant...More

1  Thank JusBeachn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate at the Rookery with a business colleague for lunch. This was my first visit to this restaurant. We were seated in the new section. Had an excellent hamburger, some tasty (and healthy) slaw and sweet tea. Service was great. Very large-screen TV set to...More

Thank Jpburks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can't go wrong with The Rookery if you are looking for a good burger. Lots of interesting toppings to please everyone. Casual atmosphere and some outdoor seating is available.

Thank Sivon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best hamburgers and shakes in Macon, GA. Recommend without hesitation. Great service and fun place to go.

Thank LonesomePolecat1949
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Love the beer selection here, especially the local Macon crafts. Food is great too — their salads are really good. Can’t go wrong with a burger either. One of my favorites in Macon!

Thank Kelly F
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our lunch here. We sat upstairs and it was hard to see the stairs after coming in from the bright sunshine, so have your flashlight ready. Tyler was an excellent server and came right to the table for our drink orders and...More

Thank KatEagle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 543 Cherry St, Macon, GA 31201-2710
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Macon
  • Phone Number: +1 478-746-8658
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