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The Back Burner Restaurant

2242 Ingleside Ave, Macon, GA 31204-2032
+1 478-746-3336
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood trio” (10 reviews)
“sea bass” (11 reviews)
“crab cakes” (13 reviews)
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American, Seafood, International, Gluten Free Options
2242 Ingleside Ave, Macon, GA 31204-2032
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had read all the reviews about the bank burner in macon. We decided to postpone our anniversary dinner for 2 days and go to the BB for lobster night (Thursday). Had a little problem finding but arrived about 10min before pour reservation. We were...More

Thank camaro1971
Reviewed 29 July 2017

It has been awhile since we have visited BB. This was our Anny and we wanted a nice dinner. I had the Seafood Trio Almondine with pan-seared rainbow trout, grilled Georgia shrimp, and jumbo lump crab cake. My wife got the Steak & Shrimp special....More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We had high hopes for our dining experience here last night and drove 60 miles to try the Back Burner. Let me preface the review by saying the food, for the most part, was not the problem. My husband's Duck Breast appetizer tasted good, but...More

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Portions are generous. Food tasty. House is decorated nicely,but building next door could use some paint.

Thank Deb J
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Never had a bad meal until now will not go back. Poor cut of meat and and the potatoes were not cooked and the food was really poorly prepared. Friendly atmosphere was not present and we paid took a doggy bag and left.

Thank Trina D
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We just had dinner at the back burner. We did not have reservations as we just arrived in town. Despite many empty tables in the main dining room, we were seated alone in the back room. When we left there were still plenty of empty...More

Thank 332val
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Great dinner! We decided to try this place after recommendation on TA. It is tucked away behind some other businesses so you have to pay attention. When we arrived we opted to sit on the patio. The mosquitoes were very aggressive to say the least,...More

Thank Teia D
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

we found this place when traveling home from atlanta and it was worth the detour to macon. the place is beautiful,the food is delicious and the service friendly and polite. we had the seafood trio almondine and the grits and shrimps, both espectacular! the chocolate...More

Thank Dan P
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Had a little trouble finding, thank goodness we did. The food was awesome, the service top notch. A definite place to go, we will be back.

Thank djbjconstruction
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Had dinner there last night. Thursday is lobster night, and they don't disappoint. Food and service were both fantastic! Menu choices are great! Can't say enough good things about this place.

Thank Glenn R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 39
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2242 Ingleside Ave, Macon, GA 31204-2032
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Macon
  • Phone Number: +1 478-746-3336
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