Dahlonega Restaurants, Wineries Serving Food and Live Music

To see reviews on some of these Dahlonega restaurants and others in the area visit Trip Advisor.

If you would like to have transportation to the restaurants call Mama’s Taxi (706) 482-8539. Might try using your Uber app for a driver that might be in the area.

For a map showing the locations of the places listed below click Map

Capers on the Square

78 Public Square N
Dahlonega, GA
(706) 867-0070

Mediterranean food located downtown on the square. Open daily for lunch and dinner, full bar. One of the popular Dahlonega restaurants on the square.

19 Degrees North

19 North Chestatee
Dahlonega, GA

Located on the square with indoor and outdoor seating. Features seafood, steaks and comfort food.

Shenanigan’s Restaurant & Irish Pub

87 North Chestatee
Dahlonega, GA

Great food in an Irish Pub atmosphere. A guest favorite. Free music on weekends. May accommodate vegans if you call ahead. Located right off the square. Indoor and outdoor seating. One of the popular Dahlonega restaurants for free live music on weekends.

Gustavo’s Pizza

16 S Public Square
Dahlonega, GA

Great pizza and great crust. By the slice or whole pizza. Good beer selection also. Right on the square. Affordable also. Good place to watch the game. Live music sometimes. 

Bourbon Street Grill

90A Public Square North
Dahlonega, GA

New Orleans/cajun style food with indoor and outdoor dining on the square.

Spirits Tavern

19 E Main St D
Dahlonega, GA

Unique cocktails, live music, craft beer and build your own gourmet hamburgers. We like their grass fed hamburger and farm to table sides.

Pueblos Mexican Restaurant

82 E Main
Dahlonega, GA

A favorite for Mexican food and great option for vegetarians.

Yahoola Creek Grill

1810 South Chestatee St.
Dahlonega, GA

This restaurant is located on the way into town and has great food and local wines and spirits. Large picture at top of page is their dining area.

Bratzeit German Restaurant

77 Memorial Drive
Dahlonega, GA 30533
706-867-7741 DIRECTIONS
Make a reservation if you want their famous fondue.

Grapevines Italian 

51 North Grove Street
Dahlonega, GA 30533


Le Vigne Ristorante at Montaluce Winery

501 Hightower Church Road
Dahlonega, GA 30533
(706) 867-4060

The Montaluce Winery and Vineyards now offers lunch and dinner dining (Lunch, Tuesday thru Sunday, 11-3 and Dinner, Friday and Saturday only, 5-10). Call before you go.

Crimson Moon Cafe

24 North Park Street
Dahlonega, GA
Phone: (706) 864-3982

Popular for live musical entertainment in the evenings. Cover charge for entertainment on weekends. Also serve dinner.

The Yard Bar and Restaurant

51 W Main St, Dahlonega, GA 30533 DIRECTIONS

(706)-864-5578 https://theyardbars.com/


Winery/Vineyard Lunches

Wolf Mountain Winery also offers lunch at their Vineyard Cafe with Gourmet Food And Wine Pairings Served Saturdays 12:00 noon – 3:00pm March through December. Frogtown Winery and Montaluce also serves a lunch menu. Check their web sites at the Wineries section for more details.

Winery/Vineyard Dinners

Frogtown Winery, Montaluce and Wolf Mountain Vineyards offers dinner. Reservations are required/suggested and seating limited. For more

information visit the Wineries section for information.

Outside of Dahlonega Area


64 Munich Strasse

Helen GA 30545  

(706)878-1026 DIRECTIONS


Located behind the Wendy’s in  Helen and 40 minutes from the Cedar House Inn this is a great place for German food.


Re-cess Southern Gastro Pub

118 Bradford St. NE
Gainesville, GA 30501
(678) 450-0444
Located in neighboring Hall County this is the innkeepers favorite restaurant anywhere. Atmosphere, affordable and unique dishes.

Map of Area Showing Destinations Above Click Link Below:

Cedar House Inn & Yurts,
6463 Highway 19 N, Dahlonega, Ga 30533


© 2007 Cedar House Inn LLC

Do you have to dress up to go to the Dahlonega restaurants?

You certainly can if you want to however most patrons go casual. Shorts and sandals are great!

What is the most romantic restaurant?

Montaluce has great ambiance and is more formal in appearance. Also less likely to have children eating nearby. The other restaurants downtown tend to be a little more noisier and have TV’s.

Do any restaurants accommodate dogs?

Bourbon Street Grill has a back porch area for pets as well as Shenanigan’s. Sorry we cannot accommodate pets at the inn.

Outside dining available at any restaurants?

Shenanigan’s has an outdoor patio for dining. Bourbon Street has a front porch overlooking the historic square but tables are limited. Capers and Picnic Cafe, Knuckles Sandwich and Connie’s has a few tables in front of the restaurants. Bellies and Butts as well as Yahoola Creek Grill has outside dining.

Which restaurant has the best craft beer selection?

Gustavo’s Pizza. They also have pint nights on Thursday’s where you keep the glass. Check the black board when you enter to see the beers offered. Always have a high gravity beer featured as well.

Who has the most unique cocktails?

Spirit’s Tavern right off the square.

Do any restaurants require reservations?

The winery restaurants normally do encourage reservations however the downtown restaurants do not.

Any restaurants have a dance floor?

The Yard has a dance floor and dancing on weekends.

Any restaurants provide music?

Shenanigan’s, Bourbon Street and Spirit’s Tavern have free music (acoustic guitar, etc) usually on Friday’s and Saturdays. Crimson Moon normally has music with a cover charge on weekends with many great bands/acts from outside the area.

Any Dahlonega restaurants have vegan options?

Shenanigan’s, Bourbon Street Grill and Crimson Moon has a vegan option but not an extensive vegan menu. Spirit’s Tavern has a good veggie burger and veggie sides. Your Pie Pizza has vegan pizza options. If staying at our inn we can provide a great vegan breakfast.

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