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The Back Burner Restaurant

2242 Ingleside Ave, Macon, GA 31204-2032
+1 478-746-3336
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood trio” (11 reviews)
“sea bass” (11 reviews)
“crab cakes” (11 reviews)
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American, Seafood, International, Gluten Free Options
2242 Ingleside Ave, Macon, GA 31204-2032
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A good French restaurant of the seafood in the residential area a little contrary from downtown.The waitress is quite friendly, and service is wonderful.An appetizer and a main dish were very good, and meat and fish were the very good taste.Everything was satisfied with volume...More

Thank 412yutakay
Reviewed 1 week ago

Their portions are generous, and service is prompt and good. The coffee, a south american blend is quite good. We started with the smoked salmon. It was OK, but insufficiently smoked. You could barely taste the flavor of the wood. I don't know whether they...More

Thank Ananda W
Reviewed 1 week ago

After much thought, we decided on Backburner for a very special wedding anniversary - our 25th. Wishing we had not. I guess you should not just expect a restaurant to treat an occasion as special, but we thought they might so we were disappointed. Also,...More

Thank sherry2017500
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Lobster night on Thursday was so good. Lobster bisque was great. Salmon appetizer was prepared right on the money. Our server was very kind. Price was as expected. Clean bathrooms. We will be back

Thank Minklehole
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

The last two times we’ve eaten here the food was excellent (ahi tuna) but the service was excruciatingly slow. Took forever to get a cocktail tonight, then even longer to order plus our waiter kept touching his nose which kind of bothered me. Perhaps because...More

Thank Merrymacon
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Out of town family were notably impressed with their dinner. Beef tenderloin, crab cakes, and seared tuna were all rated as excellent. A hidden treasure in Macon.

Thank Diane D
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We had read all the reviews about the bank burner in macon. We decided to postpone our anniversary dinner for 2 days and go to the BB for lobster night (Thursday). Had a little problem finding but arrived about 10min before pour reservation. We were...More

2  Thank camaro1971
Reviewed 29 July 2017

It has been awhile since we have visited BB. This was our Anny and we wanted a nice dinner. I had the Seafood Trio Almondine with pan-seared rainbow trout, grilled Georgia shrimp, and jumbo lump crab cake. My wife got the Steak & Shrimp special....More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We had high hopes for our dining experience here last night and drove 60 miles to try the Back Burner. Let me preface the review by saying the food, for the most part, was not the problem. My husband's Duck Breast appetizer tasted good, but...More

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Portions are generous. Food tasty. House is decorated nicely,but building next door could use some paint.

Thank Deb J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$39
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2242 Ingleside Ave, Macon, GA 31204-2032
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Macon
  • Phone Number: +1 478-746-3336
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