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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%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (250 reviews)
“onion rings” (57 reviews)
“pimento cheese” (51 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 5 days ago via mobile

We ate hear last night on a pass though to Atlanta. We're very glad we stopped, thanks to other reviews! I concur that the food was top notch and plentiful! Great selection of IPA beer. The service was very quick although thw restaurant was at...More

Thank Darlene T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in for lunch while traveling back to Atlanta from near Savannah recently. I ordered the Grilled Pimento Cheese sandwich on rye with chips and my wife had a chicken wrap and potato salad. Both were very good. The Pimento sandwich had a little...More

Thank dn006
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great burgers! love the burger of the month feature ! Nice atmosphere! Seasoned fries are best fries ever ! Great milkshakes!

Thank scott k
Reviewed 1 week ago

Macon is a good little place to visit on the antebellum road, and this and the Dovecote restaurant above it are very good places to eat. There is plenty of onstreet parking.

Thank eurilla
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We asked for the server's suggestions and took them. We had the pimento cheese appetizer and each had a burger. The burgers had great flavor and buns were tasty too. The gumbo I had was more like chicken stew but was very good. Friendly place...More

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Rookery is one of those places you can enjoy alone or with others. Always lively with great music being played or live bands. The burgers, fries and shakes are the best. Tried their grilled salmon too and it was so tender. They have since...More

Thank cruis1n2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a casual dinner on a rainy night in Georgia. I had a classic cheeseburger with pepper jack cheese and hand cut fries. Yummy!! My husband had the buffalo chicken sandwich and the onion rings. He enjoyed them both. Good selection of regionally brewed...More

Thank Boiler86
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cool vibe. Definitely a place to try when you are in town. Live music late week! Have to try the homemade potato chips.

Thank 8gregoryt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had heard about this place and it was close to the concert we were going to. They had opened up a new section the day before and they were slammed at 6 pm! Had a 30 minute wait which we were told about and...More

Thank cindyb1961
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even on a crowded Halloween night service was great. Friendly staff and the food was superb! Recommend this place HIGHLY!!

Thank fourdad2017
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29 October 2017|
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Response from Boiler86 | Reviewed this property |
Maybe Jerry Reed??
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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, Child-friendly, Kids
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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