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Benton Lee's Steak House

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138 Benton Powell Rd, Uvalda, GA 30473-3610
+1 912-594-6751
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11:00 - 21:30
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Wed - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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15 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Must seat yourself and fix your own tea. Ordered gator tail ha ha ha when it was brought to us there was a like 6-8 mini popcorn shrimp size pieces--not an appetizer portion. Refused it for $11-you would would think you get enough to share. I was appalled. Steak portions was generous but they were not real tasty and required... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me, my husband and 6 friends rode our motorcycles 155 miles just to eat at Benton Lee's. What a waste of time and money. We travel and eat at a lot of great places, this is NOT one of them. We arrived, restaurant looked nice outside, went in, grabbed a menu and seated ourselves. Waitress finally decided to come and... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Good steak, the sodas are $1 per can. I would suggest the sweat tea it's bottomless. It is also self serve so if you drink a lot of tea plan to make a lot of trips to the tea station. I had the ribeye it was delicious! Members of my group had the sirloin and said that it was chewy.... More 

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Thank Jeremy T
Milledgeville, Georgia, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

My husband and I are native Texans. Every once in a while we get a hankerin' for a big juicy steak, potato, and a nod to a vegetable. We had a beautiful Saturday and hadn't heard of Georgia's having a gasoline crisis yet, so we set our GPS and headed out on a 2-hour trip through Georgia back country to... More 

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Thank CarolHopperBader
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

This evening Freddie Knows Food decided to visit a long time favorite restaurant near my home, Benton Lee's Steakhouse, on the bank of the beautiful, majestic Altamaha River in rural southeast Georgia. Benton Lee's has been around for some many years, serving up steaks and other delicious lip smacking dishes. It is exactly what you might imagine it to be,... More 

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Thank Fred W
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

The steak had average flavor. The service and atmosphere was great. The salad out of a bag and the off brand condiments was a turn off. I liked the sliver trays they served the food on. The shrimp had no flavor and they were tiny.

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Thank StoreOwnerTeacher
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Steak small. Salad was lettuce and carrot. Self service for your drinks. Owner said meat prices have gone up so steak size went down. Charge for onions. Would not substitute for French fries. Charged for water and I had to get it myself. Not worth the long trip to get there.

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Thank jennyandwalt
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Don't waste your money. My husband and I had the worst t-bones in 2011 at this place. We went there on June 25th to celebrate a friend's birthday. The rib-eye was touted to be 14-16 ounces. It was tasteless....approximately 6 ounces of fat and 2 ounces of meat. The salad was nasty and poured out of a bag. The fried... More 

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Thank Vickie S
Hawkinsville
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were headed to Jacksonville, Fl and decided to stop for lunch. When we arrived the parking lot was empty, 12:00 noon, but we figured we had driven this far might as well stop. We entered and there were 2 tables occupied in this very large beautiful space with Deer heads and fish and memorabilia on the... More 

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Thank Mike N
Warner Robins, Georgia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Big steak. Had sirloin 16oz fries drink for $18. Located on river in the middle of nowhere. You also get small salad. Drink is self serve. Steak had good seasoning and was cooked to order.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 Benton Powell Rd, Uvalda, GA 30473-3610
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Uvalda
  • Phone Number: +1 912-594-6751

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