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Oakwood Cafe

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201 W Cuyler St, Dalton, GA 30720
+1 706-529-9663
Mon - Fri 06:30 - 20:30
Sat 07:30 - 20:00
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Drummond Island, Michigan
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Traveling south to Florida we stopped here for dinner. Great southern home-cooking. The ribs were some of the best I've had. Service was fast and friendly. Portions were large so unfortunately we didn't have room too sample desert.

Thank Dot S
Cartersville, Georgia
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Wow! Everything here is fantastic from the meats to the vegetables. The greens are seasoned well with plenty of Potlicker left over. Definitely take the time to get off the highway and try this place. Great atmosphere and friendly service. It's worth it!

Thank georgiadog5
Level Contributor
13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

This place really is awesome. We love the food but saw a roach on the ceiling right above our table...after we ate. We told the staff and they were friendly about everything. Overall, great place to eat.

Thank Dewayne T
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Great food, no matter what you order! We love the smoked chicken (you get 2 HUGE chicken breasts!), homemade BBQ sauce, delicious choice of vegetables that change daily! We have never ordered a dessert because we are always so full from lunch/dinner! The staff is wonderful. One lady has her small daughter there, occasionally, which we love, bec it just... More 

Thank Tonya L
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Good place in Dalton for breakfast. Nice local diner. Friendly and fast service. Located in downtown within easy walking distance from free public parking.

Thank Dennis G
Summerville, Georgia
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151 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

This place is incredible. Down home southern food done right with great service. You can't go wrong with anything on the menu. Do know however that some things on their menu are "limited" as in, when they're out, they're out.

Thank John H
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73 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We were in Dalton on the spur of the moment and always when we are in area we're not familiar with we turn to Trip Advisor. We looked up restaurants and number one was Oakwood Cafe. Read several of the reviews which convinced us to go try. Upon arriving to Oakwood you could see a lot of locals going in... More 

Thank wjmay
Atlanta, Georgia
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168 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Wow what can you say Southern food Pot roast, barbeque, fresh vegs and rolls and the best corn muffins Have fun, enjoy its just great with service

Thank I_lv2travel12
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160 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

If you are looking for good southern comfort food look no further than Oakwood Cafe when in the Dalton area. They have a choice of meats and vegetables listed by day and the choices are just down right home cooking. I had chicken livers, creamed corn, mac and cheese, and green beans with cornbread and sweet tea for about $10.... More 

Thank TownsendTraveler
Lilburn, Georgia
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

My husband commented on how many chicken livers he got for dinner. I thought the meatloaf was very good.

Thank Debi S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 W Cuyler St, Dalton, GA 30720
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Dalton
  • Phone Number: +1 706-529-9663
Treat your family to the best in Southern cuisine at Oakwood Cafe, in Forest Park, Georgia. From baby back ribs and onion rings to barbecue pork and pot roast, our menu features a wide selection of home cooked favorites. All of our dishes are homemade daily, using the freshest ingredients available. Our full menu is available all day long, and our well-trained staff will attend to your every need. Our family restaurant has banquet capabilities, and seats up to 350 patrons. In addition, we offer catering services for any event and any occasion.

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