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The Back Burner Restaurant

2242 Ingleside Ave, Macon, GA 31204-2032
+1 478-746-3336
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood trio” (11 reviews)
“crab cakes” (13 reviews)
“sea bass” (11 reviews)
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2242 Ingleside Ave, Macon, GA 31204-2032
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went to celebrate our anniversary and it was great from start to finish. They set the mood as soon as you walk in with friendly service, and a great romantic atmosphere. We enjoyed the brie appetizer and had the pork loin...More

Thank cfc2612
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here the first time for a dinner party. The staff was friendly and courteous. The food was good and the wait wasn't long at all considering the size of our group. I recommend this restaurant.

Thank Mr G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was good but too rich and too expensive for my taste. I just enjoy a good steak I guess. Salmon was nicely done but I can do without capers.

Thank bippik
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was very good. I had the top choice filet it was excellent .Wife had pan seared grouper she loved it.Server was great. Drinks were a little overpriced. Will go back just probably won't have bar drink.

Thank circlehook5
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful surprise for a business lunch. Server was great. I had shrimp and grits. Tasted so good and filling. The was quiet enough for a good discussion with my friend. I’ll have to come back and bring my wife. So good.

Thank Hvilledude
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

The Back Burner has become one of our preferred destinations for a special occasion dinner. Unfortunately, it doesn’t seem like a lot of people know about it. That does make it pretty easy to get a reservation (recommended!). The setting inside an old house is...More

Thank Mike_B-USA
Reviewed 8 January 2018

This is amazing it is built in an old house. The service was fantastic but the best was the steak. The best in Macon.

Thank RessieA
Reviewed 20 December 2017

My office has our Christmas party at the Backburner every year and we are never disappointed. This year, I had the grouper with lump crab meat and hollandaise sauce. DELICIOUS! The lobster bisque soup was rich and creamy as it should be. We loved the...More

Thank aprilcantrel
Reviewed 13 December 2017

A good French restaurant of the seafood in the residential area a little contrary from downtown.The waitress is quite friendly, and service is wonderful.An appetizer and a main dish were very good, and meat and fish were the very good taste.Everything was satisfied with volume...More

Thank 412yutakay
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Their portions are generous, and service is prompt and good. The coffee, a south american blend is quite good. We started with the smoked salmon. It was OK, but insufficiently smoked. You could barely taste the flavor of the wood. I don't know whether they...More

1  Thank Ananda W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$39
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2242 Ingleside Ave, Macon, GA 31204-2032
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Macon
  • Phone Number: +1 478-746-3336
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