Local Restaurants


Bradford’s BBQ
Route 68 & Grassy Creek
Copperhill, TN
(423) 548-2723
Pulled pork or chicken, half or full racks of ribs with all the fixins.

Joe’s BBQ
47 Toccoa Ave.
McCaysville, GA
(706) 964-2020
Monday 11am – 3pm
Tuesday & Wednesday CLOSED
Thursday – Friday 11am – 3pm
Saturday 11am – 7pm
Sunday 11am – 3pm

Delicious wood-smoked BBQ, pulled pork, ribs & chicken. Whole Butts. Cold Beer.

Mike’s Trackside BBQ
3950 East First Street
Blue Ridge, GA
The best real “wood-smoked” Bar-B-Q in Blue Ridge. Beef Brisket, Ribs, Pulled Chicken & Pork, Smoked Chicken Wings
Take Out, Indoor & Outdoor Seating
Pets Welcome.

Herb’s Pit BBQ
15735 West Highway 64
Murphy, NC
(8 miles east of Ducktown, TN)
(828) 494-5367
If you’ve got a hankering for bar-b-cued chicken or pulled pork with baked beans, corn on the cob & potato salad, this is the place. They also do a mean rainbow trout – fried or broiled – w/ soup, salad & potato for $11.99. Newly expanded but still always crowded on weekends

Deli & Cafe

Ocoee River Cafe
205 Ocoee Street
Copperhill, TN
(423) 496-3714
Join us in our dining room or our deck for a delicious homemade breakfast & lunch; with the best view of the Ocoee River.
Monday – Thursday 7am -7pm
Friday 7am – 9pm
Saturday 8am – 9pm
Sunday 11am – 5pm

The Cider House Cafe
2984 Mobile Road
McCaysville, GA
(706) 49-APPLE
A bit off the beaten path, located out Mobile Road by the orchards. Serves old-fashioned country cooking. Comfort food like Ma used to make.
Lunch: Mon – Sun 11:30 – 3:00
Dinner: Thursday – Saturday 5:00 – 9:00

BumbleBee’s Cafe
5850 Appalachian Highway
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 946-BEES
Serves breakfast & lunch every day.
Breakfast from 8am-2pm
Lunch from 11am-2pm

The Celebration Cafe
4295 Old Highway 76
Suites G & H
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 946-4480
A variety of healthy food and drinks, options for both lunch and dinner
Fresh food – Not fast food.

Danielle’s Cafe
611 East Main Street
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 632-3094
French American Food. Friendly, fresh, family oriented. Made from scratch daily: Sandwiches, Mixed Salads, Dressings, Ice Cream, Desserts, Savory and Sweet Crepes. Beer & Wine served. Open 7 days a week. Four legged friends welcome on the outside patio.

Margo’s Bistro & Deli
11 Mountain Street
Blue Ridge, GA
Open Lunch 11-3
Dinner Thurs – Sat 4-8
Polish-American Cuisine. Pierogies, Cabbage Rolls, Sausage, Fresh Potato Pancakes, Goulash, Polish Beer

Alpine Deli & Cafe
204 West Main Street
Blue Ridge, GA
German-American Cuisine, Old School German Deli & Cafe. Bakery. German Beers. Catering Available.
Serving Lunch & Dinner All Day
Mon – Fri 10 am – 4 pm
Sat 10 am – 6 pm
Sunday 10 am – 3 pm

Angelina’s Italian Market & Delicatessen
3640 West First Street
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 632-3354
Italian market and deli features imported Italian gourmet foods, including deli sandwiches and salads. Tuna Salad, Chicken Salad, Fresh Salads, Classic Italian Hero, Panini sandwiches, FineWines from Italy & California. A full line of meats and cheeses by Boar’s Head™, which are available by the pound. Imported Italian olives, fresh Mozzarella and other imported Italian delicacies. Gluten-free sandwiches available.
Monday – Friday 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m

Beer & Wine

The Copper Ale Station
120 Grande Ave
Copperhill, TN
Craft Beer & Cheese Tasting Room, Growler Shop & Package Store
Fri & Sat: 11-5
Sunday & Monday 11-3 pm
Fri & Sat: 11-5
Sun, Mon, Thur: 11-3 pm
June 1 to August 14
Fri & Sat 11-5
Mon-Thur & Sun: 11-3 pm

Black Bear Bier Garten
500 East Main Street
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 946-4440
13 Varieties of Sausage including Bratwurst, Knockwurst, Italian Chicken Sausage & Frankfurter Plates Served with Homemade Potato Salad, Sauerkraut & Coleslaw. 6 Kinds of wild game sausage. Enjoy your meal with one of 19 cold local, craft or imported beers on tap. Try our delicious soft pretzels imported from Germany.

The Blue Ridge Brewery
187 Depot Street
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 632-6611
Salads, Chicken, Pasta, Fish & Steaks. Craft Beers. Live Music.
Lunch: Wed – Sat 11:00 – 3:30
Bar Menu: Thurs – Sat 3:30 – 9:00
Dinner: Thurs – Sat 5:30 – 9:00

Grumpy Old Men Brewing
1315 East Main Street
Blue Ridge, GA
Open Thur & Friday 1 – 5 pm
Saturdays 1-6 pm

Serenberry Vineyards
450 Tipton Trail
Morganton, GA
Blue Ridge’s Farm Winery.
Tasting Room Hours
Thursdays – Saturdays 11 AM – 6 PM
Sundays, 1 – 5 PM

The Vine of Blue Ridge – Wine Bar
632 East Main Street
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 946-8463
Local wines & craft beers with bistro serving simple delicious and fresh food. Serves Lunch & dinner.

Burgers & Pizza

Blue Jeans Ristorante & Pizzeria
11 Mountain Street
Suite C
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 632-6503
Open for Lunch and Dinner
Tuesdays – Saturdays 11:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Home of the New York Style Pizza. Take out Avail. Italian dishes include eggplant parmesan, ravioli, fettuccine alfredo & brick oven pizza. Great garlic bread knots & a variety of salads. Fun sports bar setting.

Burger Boy
649 Andrews Road
Murphy, NC
(828) 835-3000
Fresh Hand-Pattied, Old Fashioned Hamburgers. Hot dogs, Corn Dogs, Chicken, Polish Sausage.
Monday – Saturday 11 am – 6 pm

The Copper Station Pizza & Subs
Highway 68
Ducktown, TN
(423) 496-1117
All food made to order from scratch. Serves hot & cold sandwiches, paninis, salads & hand tossed pizza made from fresh dough. No frozen “pizza blanks” here!

Hi-5 Drive In
2909 Blue Ridge Drive
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 964-1974

Kenny’s Pizza & Subs
(706) 964-1040
Monday – Saturday 11 am – 8 pm.
Best pizza for miles. scratch made dough & a wonderful sweet sauce. Also makes killer hot buffalo wings & a great meatball sub.

Papa’s Pizza To Go Buffet
Highway 515 Home Depot Center
140 Progress Circle
Blue Ridge, GA
All You Can Eat Buffet – All Day – Every Day. Pizza, Subs, Salads & Desserts

The Trailer Drive-In
2691 East First Street
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 632-3444
Foot-long chili dogs, onion rings, fresh all-beef burgers, fries, hand dipped ice cream, milkshakes & floats. Biscuits ’til noon.
Monday-Friday 5:30 am – 4 pm
Saturday 5:30 am – 1 pm
Closed Sundays


El Rio Mexican Restaurant and Cantina
23 Ocoee Street
Copperhill, TN 37317
(423) 496-1826.
Inexpensive authenic mexican food and dependable quality service – what more could you ask for? An entire menu page full of combination platters – all under $8. Has a liquor license so beer is available with your meal.

120 Ocoee Street
Copperhill TN
(423) 548-2111
Fresh Tex-Mex entrees & some good spicy salsa

Angelina’s Italian Market & Delicatessen
3640 West First Street
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 632-3354
Italian market and deli features imported Italian gourmet foods, including deli sandwiches and salads. Tuna Salad • Chicken Salad • Fresh Salads • Classic Italian Hero,Panini sandwiches, Fine Wines from Italy & California. A full line of meats and cheeses by Boar’s Head™, which are available by the pound. Imported Italian olives, fresh Mozzarella and other imported Italian delicacies. Gluten-free sandwiches available.
Monday – Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m

The Boro Inn
150 Main Street
Blue Ridge, GA
Serving a variety of Ales, Ciders, Lagers, Stouts, International Gastro Beers, Spirits & Wines, Soft Drinks
Irish foods, Song, Sonnets, and Poems.

Cucina Rustica
76 Forge Mill Crossing
Morganton, GA
(706) 374-7474
Serves well executed high-end Italian Country Cuisine. Limited Seating, Reservations Highly recommended. Beer Available. Pizza, Pasta, Chicken, Veal and Seafood Dishes.

Monte Alban Mexican Restaurant
5004 Appalachian Highway
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 632-3998
Mon-Thur 11AM-10PM
Fri-Sat 11AM-11PM
Sunday 11AM-10PM
Try their mexican chicken soup or cheesesteak tacos.

New Happy Garden Buffet & Grill
1164 West US Highway 64
Murphy, NC
(828) 837-0711
Lunch Specials & menu order available. Chinese & American buffet.
Lunch $6.99
(Mon-Thur Dinner and Sunday all day $9.99 – Saturday Dinner $10.99)
A bit further drive than Blue Ridge but well worth it. Cooked to order steaks & prime rib included on Saturday night buffet. Try their five spice calamari or cheesesteak egg rolls.

Ocoee Gondolier
1603 Highway 64
Benton, TN
(423) 338-7299
A great little roadside diner with Greek & Italian specialties.
Sunday – Thurs: 11 am – 9 pm
Friday and Saturday: 11 am – 10 pm

Tin Loong Chinese Restaurant
5771 Blue Ridge Highway
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 632-6090
Chinese-American Buffet, and Chinese Food ala carte. Also offering Japanese Steak Hibachi and Sushi. Beer and Wine available.

Sweet Stuff

C Bolt’s Restaurant and Malt Shop
644 East Main Street
Blue Ridge, GA
85 Flavors of Greenwood Premium Ice Cream and the largest selection of Shakes & Malts in North Georgia.

Chocolatasm Sensational Chocolates
1665 Appalachian Highway
Blue Ridge, GA
European Craft Chocolatier. Uses 100% Natural & Organic ingredients.
Guided Wine & Chocolate tastings each Friday at the Vine Wine Bar in Downtown Blue Ridge.

Sue’s Cafeteria & Ice Cream Parlor
3855 East First Street
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 632-2960
Sue’s menu says she has the best burgers in town (& she’s right!). Fresh, made to order with your choice of toppings. Platters served with fresh cooked real fries & home-made slaw. Finish it off with a sundae or a slice of homemade cake & then carry home some great home canned chow chow, beans, corn or sauerkraut. Great fudge too. You’ll swear you were back in the 60′s.
Monday – Thursday: 11am – 7pm
Friday & Saturday: 11am – 8pm
Sunday 11:30am – 3 pm.

The Sweet Shoppe
576 East Main Street
Suite D
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 632-6886
Specialty cupcakes baked fresh daily. Homemade cookies, pretzels, caramel & chocolate apples, chocolate dipped fruit. Truffles. Cake pops. If you’re a Key Lime fan try their Key Lime Cupcake – Yum! Winner of Food Network’s “Cupcake Wars”.

Whatnot Frozen Yogurt
5800 Appalachian Hwy
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 258-2300
Monday – Thursday 12-9 pm
Friday & Saturday 12-10 pm
Sunday 1-9 pm.

Fast Food

3997 Appalachian Highway
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 632-0104

Burger King
3960 Appalachian Highway
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 632-6790

Checkers Drive-in
6 Windy Ridge Road
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 632-2054

The Copper Pantry
33 Blue Ridge Drive
McCaysville, GA
(706) 492-2304
Convenience store that also offers fried chicken and/or chicken strip meals served with potato wedges, cole slaw & a roll.

Dairy Queen
380 Progress Circle
Blue Ridge, GA
(706) 258-2883

Local Restaurants July 15, 2018

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