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Jolly Roger Seafood Market & Grill

716 Industrial Blvd, Ellijay, GA 30540-3702
+1 706-276-2090
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (40 reviews)
“flounder” (9 reviews)
“clam strips” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
716 Industrial Blvd, Ellijay, GA 30540-3702
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had fried cod and my wife had coconut fried schrimp. Each dinner was wonderful as we shared with each other as the portions are plenty large enough to do this. Coconut shrimp was the best i ever have had and the cod was awesome....More

Thank William A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and a friend of ours were near Ellijay, Ga and decided to look on TripAdvisor for a good restaurant near by. There were great reviews for JRSM so we decided to try it. When we saw the location, located in a gas station,...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming here for about 20 years. It is always fresh and good. The staff is friendly and helpful.

Thank David S
Reviewed 7 March 2018

This restaurant is very small, so we try to go here when there are not a lot of tourists in town and off season. Sometimes it is very difficult to get a table here. They do not do a waiting list, but you have to...More

Thank Diane G
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Best seafood in three counties. We have a doctor In Dalton who drives an hour an ten minutes to eat here!

Thank LollyGeorgia
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Everything I have ever eaten here has been great, my favorites are the scallops and coconut shrimp. Be prepared to wait since they only have a few tables, but trust me, the food is well worth the wait. Once you are seated the food comes...More

Thank gtmustang94
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Jolly Rodgers has only about 12 tables and they are in demand! Restaurant only opens Thursday-Saturday, but seafood is fresh and good! Nothing fancy, just seafood fried, broiled or blackened at reasonable prices. Part of the restaurant is a fresh seafood market. So, you can...More

Thank F9415COterryf
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This is a hidden jewel in Ellijay. I almost hate to review it because I’m afraid it will be even more packed than usual. Wonderful fresh seafood with many choices. You can also get seafood to take home and cook for yourself. The sides are...More

Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed 3 March 2018

A surprising place to find fresh seafood. an out of the way unusual location, but great food and service. Also sell retail fresh seafood and do carry out orders too! Small quaint dining area not suited for large groups but verrr.....rrrry good food and great...More

Thank stingrayhawaii
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Friendly service, good selection, nice portions for price and taste good. Red potatoes very good, haddock fish plentiful and cooked just right. Clams plate was very fulling with good taste. We'll be going back.

Thank Carol G
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Tommy Lisa O
5 March 2018|
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Response from Carol G | Reviewed this property |
They have booths with one small table at the back. But I am sure they be happy to work with you to put a chair at a booth. The food is worth the visit.
Marty E
11 November 2016|
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Response from gcruben | Reviewed this property |
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Response from D'Wayne F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - no. Greta ice tea.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 716 Industrial Blvd, Ellijay, GA 30540-3702
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Ellijay
  • Phone Number: +1 706-276-2090
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