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Lighthouse Restaurant

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2290 Alabama 68, Gaylesville, AL 35959
+1 256-779-8400
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The last time I ate there it was expensive and disappointing. The LIghthouse used to be one of the landmark restaurants around Cherokee County with family style dining. Now I would not recommend it.

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Thank Dancersmoon
Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Good Service. We stayed and watched the Friday Singing night. Despite the other review, did not see any big drinking. Serious singers, church-type.

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Thank cecash2016
Pell City
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112 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Many choices available. Hamburgers are very good with natural cut fries. Onion rings are a good choice too. Fried chicken is cooked to order (broasted). Limited hours.

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Thank Buddy B
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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

You will wait at least an hour for your food, no matter what you get. What we got was good (catfish and burger) but the wait is just ridiculous. If you need time to kill and are in no hurry than this is a good place.

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Thank letskate98
Buchanan, Georgia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Horrible place to stay and eat. Bugs in the restaurant and no one cares the service is horrible the rooms are outdated and stink drunks hang out there and fighting cats that keep you up. Do not ever go.

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Thank Gina B
Dalton, Georgia
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101 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015

The restaurant is the only saving grace to the hotel. I have ate here many times and have not seen anything unsanitary. The food is always good and very reasonably priced. The staff could be more efficient and it truly could be so much more than it is.

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1 Thank Terry H
anywhere,USA
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

went there on a Sunday and there were 3 kids running from the lake area outside into the kitchen and coming out with food in their hands and mouth. they did this about 4 times. I won't go there again. another time we had a young girl (about 9 or 10) serving us our drinks(non alcoholic).

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1 Thank winemaker_13
Cedar Bluff, Alabama
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2014

great place, great service,owner was very nice i loved it will come back for the great food.thanks everyone for making this a great night

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2 Thank Rebecca H
Acworth, Georgia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2014

Apparently we chose a bad night to try the lighthouse! They only had 3 people working total and we were told that the owner even left in the middle of a party's order! We sat for 2 hours waiting on the 14 oz ribeye, which was way overcooked, & popcorn shrimp. We didn't want to send the steak back in... More 

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5 Thank Ljones1727
Gadsden, Alabama
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2014

we had not been here in a couple of years and the menu looked the same...online as well. they advertise escargot...which they didn't have last time, or ever? the food we had was decent...chopped steak and Rueben sandwich. the menu said chardonnay, but they couldn't find any and forgot to tell us, so we got our check and left. the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2290 Alabama 68, Gaylesville, AL 35959
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gaylesville
  • Phone Number: +1 256-779-8400

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?