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Gumlog Barbecue & Fish Lodge

Highway 328, Lavonia, GA 30553
+1 706-365-4061
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (10 reviews)
“stew” (10 reviews)
“hush puppies” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Highway 328, Lavonia, GA 30553
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1 - 10 of 102 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, fast service. We were a party of 9, seated quickly, served quickly and the food was outstanding. Very reasonably priced. Will return.

Thank cerimom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The was a planned visit with 25 people making the trip. They were expecting us and had everything set in our own section of the restaurant. This is a destination as you are very unlikely to just come across it by chance. Their favorites include...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Family of four visited a traditional Southern seafood and BBQ joint. Looks like most of the fine folks her tonight opted for the fish, not the BBQ. This joint is open on the weekends and was founded a former moonshiner in 1972. Former, cause that...More

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 20 July 2017

My wife and I visited Gumlog on a Saturday afternoon and found a seat immediately. I have heard there is usually a wait (1-2 hours) if you come here in the evening. We really enjoyed the down home feel especially with a pitcher of tea...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 19 July 2017

The food here is excellent and also very reasonably priced! 4 of us went the first time, each of us got something different from the catfish filets, to the different bbq platters along with the Brunswick stew. We all shared and taste tested, loved it...More

Thank Derbie53
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Had ribs* bbq plate*'shrimp plate* kids popcorn shrimp* cheeseburger * all were complete meals five people total cost $70 dollars. The fries were clearly fried in old fish grease and were yucky. The ribs and butterfly shrimp were good-but the coleslaw is a shame to...More

Thank Shyne A
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Always love the fried catfish! Rarely get anything else anymore but the stew is good and my son loves the burgers.

Thank Conniemk73
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Since this place is located nearly 70 miles from my home, I don't get here often. But today, I made the effort and loved everything about it again! Ordered the "choose two" option today, and got whole fried catfish and butterfly shrimp. Fresh, hot food...More

Thank jgwisdom
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We have been a couple times in the past two months. The first time was very good. But the last time wasn't so good. Service was very slow, had to get another waitress to bring us drinks because ours ignored us. I got sick after...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

A lot of people come here for their barbecue but almost everyone comes for the catfish. I'm not s big fan of fried catfish but I come with my husband because he loves their catfish and hush puppies.Its very affordable and a lot of locals...More

Thank Sandra C
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30 August 2015|
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This will only be two couples, not the entire JoyGroup...Do you have printable coupons?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 328, Lavonia, GA 30553
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Lavonia
  • Phone Number: +1 706-365-4061
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