Ellijay Georgia Dining & Restaurant Reviews
Charlie's - continental cuisine with an Italian flair. This is about as close to fine dining as you can get in Ellijay. Excellent mussels. Beer & wine service. 765 Maddox Drive Suite One. Take a left at the Ellijay McDonalds and it's up on the hill on the right. (706) 698-6332.
Cajun Depot Grill - good cajun seafood: crab cakes, spicy shrimp, fried oysters, Jambalaya, crawfish Etouffee. Beer and wine. 67 Depot Street. From the four-lane at the Burger King/Food Lion exit, cross the river and turn left, heading toward the old town square. Restaurant is to the right as you cross the tracks. (706) 276-1676.
The Pink Pig - Jimmy Carter's favorite barbecue restaurant offers the best delicious local BBQ, pleasant & timely table service, and pig related food & souvenirs. 824 Cherry Log Street. Cherry Log is between Ellijay and Blue Ridge. The Pink Pig is one block south of the four-lane, on the old highway. (706) 276-3311.
Poole's Real Pit Barbecue - Republican barbecue and wooden pigs on the hill. Ya gotta see it. Pat Buchanan's favorite BBQ stand. Counter service. 164 Craig Street, East Ellijay. From Atlanta, turn right at the first light in East Ellijay (at the Burger King). Take the first left and look for the wooden pigs on the hill. (706) 635-4100