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Batesville General Store

11801 Highway 197 N, Clarkesville, GA 30523-1645
+1 706-947-3434
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“biscuits” (9 reviews)
“sandwiches” (7 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
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11801 Highway 197 N, Clarkesville, GA 30523-1645
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

What a perfect end to our ATV trip, FOOD! Service was impeccable and friendly. Food was excellent, Fries - YUMM! We sat outside on the patio and watched the few cars go by. Store was small inside, but cute items. If you need a quick...More

Thank MichinFL
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Not really a general store. They did have local wines and art for sale. They have a great breakfast at low prices and a cozy atmosphere.

Thank Benjamy J
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

We happened upon this place while driving the countryside. We were camping at Unicoi State Park and it's only a 10 min drive. I had their lunch specials, Country Fried Chicken with veggies and my wife had their Homemade Beef Stew. We read about their...More

Thank Dwight Lisa D N
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Have stopped here before. Nice place for lunch while you are out driving. Grilled ham and cheese and other sandwiches.

Thank PAP2300
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Great food and atmosphere, you feel right at home and if you are lucky you will meet a few locals to chat with.

Thank Diaswede
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Our favorite place to eat in the mountains. Always clean, friendly, good service, good food. Can't beat it.

Thank CSB1955
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Loved this place. Quirky and so Southern. We stopped for lunch with no expectations but were very pleasantly surprised. The biscuits were top class as were the sandwiches. Also loved the fact that the coffee was straight filter,real old school.

Thank Ray R
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Had everything we needed to make our dinners back at our cabin. Even had local wines, which were great.

Thank howie7766
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this gem while hiking in the mountains. Loved the old timey rustic look. Food was fantastic, as was the service. Loved the casual laid back feeling. Highly recommend and will be back.

Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We didn't experience slow service. But we were there when it wasn't busy. I will say they do not have the same menu you'll find posted online. I really only wanted a soup and salad and neither were available anymore. The only food options here...More

Thank mikki777
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11801 Highway 197 N, Clarkesville, GA 30523-1645
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Clarkesville
  • Phone Number: +1 706-947-3434
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