We hope you love food as much as we do because there’s no shortage of great eats in this area! These are just a few of our favorites.
If you visit their webpage, you’ll see four things: “150+ craft beers from around the globe, gourmet grilled cheese, beer garden, and tater tots.” What more do you need? The Arsenal is truly a local favorite! They are also dog friendly and offer live music.
A short distance from Arsenal Taproom and Kitchen is the original Augusta Arsenal, now the site of Augusta University. This historical site is featured on Explore Georgia and is worth a quick visit!
Cantina Locale is one of Augusta’s newest additions and has quickly become a local favorite for good reason. Casual food, great atmosphere, and incredible margaritas will keep you coming back for more. Check their Facebook page to keep up with live music events.
If you love wine and fine dining, look no further. Cork & Flame is located in the heart of Evans and boasts one of the area’s only fine dining experiences. Weekly wine tastings outside their wine market are a crowd favorite. Or go all out with their 4-course tasting menu.
Edgar’s Above Broad is Augusta’s newest rooftop bar. This fun, quirky hangout is run by the local culinary school and is filled with local artistry. Order your drink from the Airstream bar, grab a few small plates, take some Instagram-worthy selfies, then challenge your friends to a game of giant checkers. Can’t find a babysitter? No problem because EAB is also family friendly. Cornhole, minigolf, and checkers will keep your little ones entertained for at least a couple of drinks. This is surely not one to miss!
In case you were wondering, you NEED a burger from Farmhaus. You can build your own or get adventurous and choose one of their rotating specials such as venison or lamb burgers. Spoiler alert, they’re all great. Finish it off with a spiked milkshake and you’ll be set.
Located in the Historic Enterprise Mill, Fat Man’s Mill Cafe is a one stop shop for the most delicious southern lunch. Not only is their food great, they offer full service catering ranging from small office lunches to corporate events. Next door is their catering venue, a beautiful spot for wedding receptions and other large events. Visit their website for more information.
Harlem Java House is a veteran owned and operated coffee shop in Harlem, GA. It also doubles as a gathering space, hosting a wide array of events for the local community. Check out their website for seasonal specials!
Rae’s Coastal Cafe may in fact be one of Augusta’s best kept secrets. It’s laid back atmosphere and delicious coastal-inspired dishes make this a hangout for the locals. Our favorites? The Jamaican Jerk Chicken and Key Lime Martini!
The Boll Weevil Cafe and Sweetery
Let’s cut to the chase. Skip dinner and go straight for dessert! Boll Weevil Cafe is known for it’s desserts and rightly so. With cake slices as big as your head, you may want to share…or not. No worries, you can jump straight on Riverwalk to burn a few of those calories!
Solfood Kitchen prides itself on being a wellness cafe and it is just that. From the moment you walk into the door, you just feel good. PS. the plantain tacos are amazing!
Craft cocktails and alcohol-infused desserts are Vance’s specialty. Follow them on Instagram to keep track of daily specials such as a Caramel Bourbon Whiskey Oatmeal Cream Pie or Margarita Cupcakes. You won’t regret it!