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Re-cess Southern Gastro Pub

118 Bradford St NE, Gainesville, GA 30501-3606
+1 678-450-0444
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (14 reviews)
“meatloaf” (12 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
118 Bradford St NE, Gainesville, GA 30501-3606
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1 - 10 of 212 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

The owner supports his staff’s rudeness in a room subject to the outside temperatures as the wind blows in the room

Thank Ern49
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely! My wife dropped in for lunch on our scenic drive from Ellijay in North Georgia to Athens. The hostess seated us promptly & gave us a useful overview of the menu options. The appetizer was fresh & tasty. We ordered several different entrees so...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took Family visiting from up North to Recess. I had heard some good things about this place and was looking forward to enjoying the experience. The service was fair and our server tried his best to take care of us. The fried green tomatoes were...More

Thank UncleDave35
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Stopped in for a quick bite. Burgers and fries were great! One person ordered flatbread and it was terrible they said.

Thank Tami P
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

This was our first stop off the highway--pretty cool! Awesome drink--had the 'Captain's Day Off', which was super yummy! Also had the fried pickles--YUM, But be ready--they have a little kick! Friendly bartender and wait staff all the way around! :)

Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Day started at 6 AM in South Carolina followed by a long day of house hunting. Just looking for a fun place with good food and pleasant people and we found both. Menu had a lot to offer from the light side to full dinner,...More

Thank O8428UXdougm
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Been hearing about this place for a while. Tried it out and not disappointed. Had the meatloaf and wife had shrimp and grits. Neither were prepared in the traditional sense, but was a great take on the dishes. Good service as well.

Thank randy w
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has a cool vibe with exposed brick and a tin tile ceiling. Nice large bar and a separate event room. Our first couple of visits were met with poor service and okay food. The last couple of times, in the last 6 months,...More

Thank Robin G
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Good food, reasonably priced drinks. Great service, music, and dancing. Casual atmosphere and relaxed dining.

Thank tunamarshall
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant / bar has great food it's a little on the pricey side but I would definitely give it a try. It's dark inside and sometimes they have live music.

Thank 2taters
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23 June 2018|
Response from Melissa S | Reviewed this property |
No, not that I'm aware of. We also got the as soon as they opened. :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Bradford St NE, Gainesville, GA 30501-3606
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 678-450-0444
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