Restaurants

Not just Georgia's best German food - Helen has great Mexican, Italian and even Czech entrees. Everything from formal "white tablecloth" establishments to casual dining on a deck overlooking the river to hot dogs & beer!! Helen has something good to eat for everyone.

The Attic

The Attic

Location: 1344 Washington St, Clarkesville, GA
Phone: 706-839-1811 or (678) 542-0403
Bernie`s Restaurant

Bernie`s Restaurant

A peaceful setting, delicious fresh food, and a warm, friendly atmosphere
Location: 2220 Hwy 17, Sautee, GA
Phone: 706-878-3830
Cafe International

Cafe International

Continenal dining on the deck overlooking the Chattahoochee River.
Location: 8546 S Main St Helen GA
Phone: 706-878-3102
The Deer Lodge

The Deer Lodge

Located in the beautiful and unspoiled national forest area, this landmark restaurant has been a locals favorite for 33 years. Call for seasonal hours.
Location: Hwy 75 North, Hiawassee, GA
Phone: 706-896-2726
The Hayloft Tavern & Grill

The Hayloft Tavern & Grill

The Hayloft built from pictures taken of an Alpine homestead or farmhouse. Our restaurant serves American-Continental fare and is a top choice for great dinner and drinks in our Pub atmosphere. Cooked-to-order steaks and ribs offer substantial goodness. The Hayloft serves dinner each night until 10 pm and also serves bar snacks until closing.
Location: 69 Tannen Weg, Helen, GA
Phone: 706-878-2440
Higher Ground Coffee & More

Higher Ground Coffee & More

Location: 8635 North Main Street, Helen, GA
Phone: 706-878-0088
Hofbrau Riverfront Restaurant & Lounge

Hofbrau Riverfront Restaurant & Lounge

Hofbrauhaus Restaurant & Lounge where you can feast on culinary delights from all corners of the World, at the Hofbrauhaus we specialize in serving the best food possible, after your meal come and join us in our full Piano Bar with a beautiful view of the river. We also have hotel rooms available with balconies over looking the Chattahoochee river.
Location: 9001 North Main Street, Helen
Phone: 706-878-2248
Hofer`s of Helen Bakery & Cafe

Hofer`s of Helen Bakery & Cafe

Enjoy authentic German cooking and delicious desserts in our Bavarian Bakery and Cafe. Breakfast & lunch served daily
Location: 8758 North Main Street, Helen
Phone: 706-878-8200
La Cabana Mexican Restaurant

La Cabana Mexican Restaurant

Join the Valadez family for authentic Mexican food served in a casual atmosphere! Nachos, Fajitas, Carnitas, Tacos Carne Asada Pollo Asada, Camarones ala Diablo, Margaritas Dos Equilis, Negra Modelo, Salsa on the side. No food too hot to eat! Open every day 11AM - 10PM
Location: 8160 South Main Street, Helen
Phone: 706-878-3456
The Meeting Place

The Meeting Place

Breakfast/Lunch made to order,cooked fresh.Omelets, pancakes, eggs benedict, 1/2 lb. burgers, comfort foods. Daily specials.
Location: 8797 N. Main Street, Helen
Phone: 706-878-3200
Muller`s Famous Cafe

Muller`s Famous Cafe

Authentic German and Central European cuisine.
Location: 60 Chattahoochee Strasse, Helen
Phone: 706-892-1212
Mully`s Nacoochee Grill

Mully`s Nacoochee Grill

A casually upscale restaurant. Bring your friends and family for Elegant food, Amazing cocktails, in a comfortable relaxed atmosphere.
Location: 7277 South Main Street, Helen
Phone: 706-878-1020
Nacoochee Village Tavern & Pizzeria

Nacoochee Village Tavern & Pizzeria

The Nacoochee Village Tavern & Pizzeria is a combination classic American neighborhood tavern and craft style pizzeria.
Location: 7275 South Main Street, Helen
Phone: 706-878-0199
North Georgia BBQ

North Georgia BBQ

Bbq Pork, Chicken, Pig Melt, Hamburger, Smoke Dog, Grilled Cheese, Rib, Pork Sandwich
Location: 663 Edelweiss Strasse, Helen
Phone: 706-878-5753
Old Bavaria Inn Restaurant & Lounge

Old Bavaria Inn Restaurant & Lounge

Featuring authentic German cuisine & American specialties. The only lounge featuring over 96 different beers from 16 countries!
Location: Main Street, Helen next to Brookstown Fudge
Phone: 706-878-3729
Old Heidelberg

Old Heidelberg

Just look for the tallest building in Helen. German pub downstairs, restaurant upstairs. Most photographed building in Georgia. German beer, wine & music. Authentic atmosphere.
Location: 8660 North Main Street, Helen
Phone: 706-878-0061
Papas Pizza To Go

Papas Pizza To Go

Limited delivery - call for delivery options.
Location: 777 Helen Hwy, Cleveland, GA
Phone: 706-219-2071
Paul`s Steakhouse

Paul`s Steakhouse

Since 1965 Paul's Steakhouse has been well-regarded for its seared steaks, cooked to perfection. A casual atmosphere and a friendly staff create a cozy environment where folks can enjoy cocktails, a meal, and some welcome conversation. Enjoy a steak or seafood, and delicious side items and drinks. All in the heart of Helen near the bridge.
Location: Main Street, Helen
Phone: 706-878-2468
Pies & Pints Deli & Tavern

Pies & Pints Deli & Tavern

We delivery within Helen city limits
Location: 8088 South Main Street, Helen
Phone: 706-878-PINT
Sautee Trail Cafe

Sautee Trail Cafe

Home of the Mountain Burger
Location: 3933 Hwy. 17, Clarkesville
Phone: 706-754-8040
Scoop De Scoop Ice Cream Parlor

Scoop De Scoop Ice Cream Parlor

Fun for the Whole Family - next to Alpine Mini Golf
Location: 7914 South Main Street, Helen, GA
Phone: 706-878-3328
Troll Tavern

Troll Tavern

Under the Bridge, On the River in Downtown Helen. Open 7 days a week, the Troll Tavern specializes in German Fare, Salads, Sandwiches, Wraps, Seafood, Soups & Nachos.
Location: 8590 N Main Street
Phone: 706-878-3117
Unicoi State Park Lodge

Unicoi State Park Lodge

Breakfast, lunch & dinner buffet served daily. Rainbow trout served nightly.
Location: Hwy 356, Helen
Phone: 706-878-2201
Viele Margaritas

Viele Margaritas

Party on the Largest Deck on the River. Behind Paul's Steakhouse on Main Street
Location: 8537-B South Main St
Phone: 706-878-2468
Wendell`s Country Restaurant

Wendell`s Country Restaurant

Enjoy "Home Cooking Just Like Grandma Used to Make" Where The Locals Come to Eat. Serving Breakfast All Day And Daily Lunch Specials. "All You Can Eat" Sunday Lunch Specials. Spacious Banquet Room available For Your Special Events.
Location: 5012 Helen Hwy, Sautee, GA
Phone: 706-348-1431
Western Sizzlin

Western Sizzlin

Bring your whole family and leave the cooking to us. Enjoy our famous fried chicken, homemade yeast rolls, salad and dessert bars, plus so much more. On Friday and Saturday we feature our Steak and Seafood Buffet.
Location: 1963 Tom Bell Rd. Cleveland, GA
Phone: 706-348-1997
Yonah Pizza & Subs

Yonah Pizza & Subs

Location: 3745 Helen Hwy, Cleveland
Phone: 706-865-0522
Subway

Subway

Location: 8065 S Main St #100
Phone: (706) 892-1000
Bodensee

Bodensee

This beautiful alpine city in the North Georgia mountains transports you to the German Alps. Relax with us for a quick delicious lunch or enjoy a fine evening of dining with the family. Located in the center of Helen, we offer a wide variety of German foods for any taste. Open for lunch and dinner featuring Chef Aurel Prodan's culinary specialties. Our staff is here to serve you and your family!
Location: 64 Munich Strasse
Phone: 706-878-1026 and 706-969-8129
Hickory Stump BBQ

Hickory Stump BBQ

Hickory Stump BBQ offers a taste unlike anything around. Specializing in Ribs, Pulled Pork, and Chicken
Location: 6725 Highway 17
Phone: 706-754-5500
Spice 55

Spice 55

Fine Thai Dining and Sushi Restaraunt in Beautiful Helen Georgia
Location: 705 Brucken Strasse
Phone: 706-878-1010
Cowboys and Angels

Cowboys and Angels

Welcome to Cowboys & Angels "A Taste of Southern Class" At Cowboys and Angels we are committed to create a fun and friendly atmosphere for our customers and live up to our tradition of warm hospitality here in the South. Our Featued Appetizers include Freshly Made Soup of the Day, Bourbon Street Crab Cake, Fried Green Tomatoes; Smoked Gouda Pimento Cheese and Pork Belly. Soups & Salads include Seasonal Greens Garden Salad, Southern Caesar Salad, Beefsteak Tomato and Buffalo Mozzarella, and Romaine Wedge Salad. Burgers and Sandwiches include Longhorn Burger, Avocado Burger, Bison Burger, Crab Cake BLT, Grilled Salmon Burger. From the Grill - Center-Cut Filet, New York Strip, Ribeye, Bone-in Cowboy, Center-Cut Pork Chop, Salmon Filet. Lobster Tails; Buttermilk Fried Chicken; Shrimp and Grits; and Seasonal Specialties! Our Drink Menu, includes a large selection of craft and domestic beers, extensive wine list, full liquor bar and specialty drinks.
Location: 60 Chattahoochee Strasse
Phone: 706-878-3433
Bigg Daddy`s Restaurant and Tavern

Bigg Daddy`s Restaurant and Tavern

Open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner Sunday - Thursday: 12p-12a Friday & Saturday: 12p-1a Live music every Friday and Saturday night, and Sunday at 2p Airing all sports affiliated games (7 big screen TVs) Offering NFL Ticket and SEC Network
Location: 807 Edelweiss Strasse
Phone: 706-878-BREW(2739)
Cimmi`s Cafe

Cimmi`s Cafe

Amazing Biscuits, Burgers, Hot Dogs and Such Open Breakfast and Lunch
Location: 9667 N Main St
Phone: 706-878-6037
Hot & Sweet Coffee Company

Hot & Sweet Coffee Company

Nestled in the North Georgia Mountains, located within the city of Helen serving gourmet coffee, espresso drinks, Mayfield ice cream and much more!
Location: 8650 S Main St Helen, GA
Phone: (706) 878-227
Rib Country BBQ

Rib Country BBQ

Rib Country BBQ Restaurants choice cuts of meat are basted with a special sauce and Bar-B-Qued over selected hardwoods, carefully balancing heat and cooking time to seal in that special Rib Country taste. Find our locations in Northeast Georgia and North Carolina.
Location: 11 River St, Helen, GA 30545
Phone: (706) 878-8008
1837 Stovall House

1837 Stovall House

Fresh - from March through October much of our food will come from right here at the Stovall House. Our farm, Grove Place Farm, as it was named in 1850, includes herbs, flowers, vegetables and fruit. Most of the plants grown here are started from heirloom seed stock (seeds grown and harvested for over 50 years). The Cushaw squash for example has found it's way into vegetable sides and a delicious base for soups. Farm to Table Dining, Country Restaurant, North Georgia
Location: 1526 Highway 255 North Sautee Nacoochee, GA 30571
Phone: (706)206-9581
Creekside Deli

Creekside Deli

Located within walking distance of the Cleveland Square, Creekside Deli serves a wide array of sandwiches, subs, burgers, hot dogs, salads, and soups. Kids menu available. Hours: Monday - Wednesday 11AM - 3PM Thursday - Sunday 11AM - 8PM Dinner menu available
Location: 16 Old Nacoochee Rd. Cleveland, Georgia 30528
Phone: (706)865-3666
Jimmy`s Joint Hot Dogs

Jimmy`s Joint Hot Dogs

Jimmy's Joint Hot Dogs - Your choice of premium all beef franks or the Southern Classic red wiener. We also have the Yankee Dog-Chicago style! Enjoy Specialty Dogs such as our Georgia Dog, Hawaiian Dog or BBQ Dog. We serve sausages, bratwurst and sandwiches. Extras include chili, slaw, kraut and more. We also have premium sides such as macaroni salad, baked beans and beans and franks "the gas station"! "This is for you daddy......." Jimmy's Joint Hot Dogs is dedicated to Jimmy L. Hill (1950-2016) US Army, Vietnam War, 25th Infantry, 28th Infantry-Americal, Bronze Star Jimmy's Joint Hot Dogs-Great Food, Great Times, Great Memories!
Location: 8016 S. Main St. Helen, GA 30545
Phone: (706)878-3340
Soda Jerks Ice Cream

Soda Jerks Ice Cream

Location: 8600 N. Main St. Helen, GA 30545
Phone: (706)878-3561
Glen Ella Springs Restaurant

Glen Ella Springs Restaurant

The Glen-Ella Springs restaurant in Clarkesville, GA is open to the public and inn guests beginning at 5:30 pm most evenings. Offering one of the finest dining experiences among all Clarkesville GA restaurants, we present award-winning cuisine in a rustic yet elegant country atmosphere. Recognized as one of the Top Dining Destinations in the state of Georgia, Glen-Ellas Restaurant consistently receives the Diners Choice Award from OpenTable and has long been considered a north Georgia favorite.
Location: 1789 Bear Gap Rd., Clarkesville, GA 30523
Phone: 706-754-7295
Toll Free: 888-455-8786
Lake Rabun Restaurant

Lake Rabun Restaurant

Lake Rabun Hotel and Restaurant: Award-Winning, Farm-Fresh Dining Cuisine prepared at the Lake Rabun Hotel & Restaurant is American, brushed by world influences that range from French and Middle Eastern to down-home Southern. Its unique and adventurous, with ample selections for even a vegan vegetarian. The Lake Rabun Hotel introduced the Farm to Table dining movement to the mountains of North Georgia several years ago. It maintains a close working relationship with regional farms and farmers throughout the entire growing season. In-Season Restaurant Hours: (April - November) Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 6:00 - 10:00 Saturday 5:00 - 10:00 Sunday Brunch 11:00 - 3:00
Location: 35 Andrea Lane Lakemont, Georgia 30552
Phone: 706-782-4946
Toll Free: 800-398-5134