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Blue Willow Inn

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294 N. Cherokee Rd., Social Circle, GA
+1 770-464-2131
Sun 11:00 - 18:30
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 14:30
Thu 16:30 - 19:30
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 20:00
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is by far the best southern food in Georgia. It is always worth the time to stop by when passing thru.

Thank John P
Lake City, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by today for lunch and boy was it good. The last visit a year or so ago we felt the food quality had slipped a little. Not the case today, everything was very good and we had a super server very attentive. Just a note, your drink is no longer included in the price.

Thank travelerkent
Atlanta, Georgia
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were here March 5. The food was excellent soul food. The sweet potato soufflé was the best I've ever had. Cornbread dressing and gravy to die for. Fried chicken was on point! And peach cobbler hit the spot. Was so upset we missed the Strawberry Shortcake and was upset :( about that! You want good, hearty southern food and... More 

Thank UGA_Ginger_GO_DAWGS
Louisville, Kentucky
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70 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Blue Willow was suggested to us. The food was good and the experience here was pleasant. I would return again.

Lithonia, Georgia
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Recommend reservations without it the wait was over an hour. The hot food was really good, however, the salad bar was sorely lacking in variety. 2 kinds of Cole slaw lettuce tomatoes. The peel and eat shrimp were on the salad bar and maybe two more items. The bread is kept in a hot box which was really nice. A... More 

Thank brogers2378
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

My husband & I ate at Blue Willow on a Friday night and the seafood buffet was extremely good!! He had crab legs for $15 extra and said they were cooked perfectly. I think he had 2 plates and both were cooked the same. The buffet offered something for everyone. The salad bar was lacking but who needs a salad... More 

Thank gagirlsusan
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

If you want a great southern meal, Blue Willow Inn is the place to eat. Southern fried chicken, fried green tomatoes, black eyed peas are just a few of the southern delights on the menu. And if you are a senior, they offer a discount on Wednesday.

Thank Jodi C
Covington, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful lunch. Service was good, food even better. Fried chicken and peach cobbler were incredible.

Thank BBZ06
Lithonia, Georgia
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

I was in the area this past Sunday visiting an aunt who is in hospice. After such an emotional visit, I felt I needed some comfort food, some food for the soul -- food that would take me back to those Sunday dinners at my grandmothers where my mom and aunts would bless us all with their culinary talents in... More 

1 Thank DeedieB
Eatonton, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

If you have never been to the Blue Willow Inn, you are really in for a treat.This restaurant is amazing and has been mentioned and featured in Southern Living several times. It is buffet style with many great choices, two soups, great salad bar, a heated area that keeps the biscuits, rolls and corn bread nice and warm and a... More 

1 Thank Sheila H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Buffet, Private Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:30
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 19:30
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 294 N. Cherokee Rd., Social Circle, GA
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Social Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 770-464-2131

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?