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Glen-Ella Springs Inn Restaurant

1789 Bear Gap Rd, Clarkesville, GA 30523-1417
+1 706-754-7295
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“rack of lamb” (13 reviews)
“trout” (16 reviews)
“market salad” (3 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 21:00All hours
American, International, Gluten Free Options
1789 Bear Gap Rd, Clarkesville, GA 30523-1417
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1 - 10 of 157 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

The food was excellent, the service perfect, and the atmosphere was charming and inviting! Five great Southern cooks, Jane, Patti, Diane, Beth and Donna Cay, gave Glen-Ella Springs Inn Restaurant five stars!

Thank AtlantaDonna
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Food presentation and service were excellent on our visit. The two breads at the start were great as well as the palate cleanser later in the meal service. Our crab cake appetizer was good but not the best I've had. I wish it had more...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Glen Ella Springs Inn and decided to stay on the property to have dinner at the inn's restaurant. We had a late reservation whiz was perfect because we had our table overlooked the beautiful garden. Our server was...More

Thank jennemilie33
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

A lovely meal of shrimp and grits And an Incredible chicken dish of macadamia nuts topped with cranberries. The tender juicy chicken was mouth watering , As well as the mashed potatoes and squash. The ultimate in key lime pie made the entire meal memorable!...More

Thank Carol J
Reviewed 12 June 2017

My husband and I were traveling to Helen, Georgia for our honeymoon and just stumbled upon this Inn/Restaurant. It was off the beaten path but very beautiful and perfect for a honeymoon romantic meal. The waitress was very attentive and before we left, she presented...More

Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We missed sitting outside despite reservations that we'd had for many weeks, as they were already filled by 7pm. Oh well, our server was delightful and personable, and we ended up chatting with the table near us to get some insights on the areas to...More

1  Thank Krisinseattle
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The meal was good. A little bit old fashioned. Lots of butter. I enjoyed my trout. I would eat there again and since there is not much else close, I recommend having dinner at the inn if you are spending the night there.

1  Thank stokesnet
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We headed north about two hours from Atlanta to this wonderful destination. It was a truly great experience. We rented one of their wonderfully furnished and comfortable rooms on the garden side of the property, The views from our room were gorgeous. The entire property...More

2  Thank hlew123
Reviewed 11 May 2017

The food, presentation and service were stellar. Highly recommend. You won't be disappointed with any aspect including the atmosphere!

2  Thank Keota G
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Fabulous food, great service, beautiful historic inn! The food was great, beautiful presentation and a great wait staff! We will come back just to enjoy a meal and the ambience of the Inn! Perfection in all things at Glen-Ella!

1  Thank _jodyb3317
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Questions & Answers
18 November 2015|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Pasqually | Reviewed this property |
The dress code for Glen-Ella Springs Restaurant will be dress casual. This is a fine restaurant with excellent food. You will see people in business suits, and Sunday go to church clothes. Then the next table might be jeans... More
Judy S
1 May 2015|
Response from Scotsman64 | Property representative |
Our chef is able to adjust almost all of our entrees to accommodate gluten free needs. We look forward to having you! Ed Kivett/Innkeeper
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1789 Bear Gap Rd, Clarkesville, GA 30523-1417
    (Orchard Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Clarkesville
  • Phone Number: +1 706-754-7295
  • E-mail
Casual fine dining in an historic country setting
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