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Steel Magnolias

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132 N Patterson St, Valdosta, GA 31601-5516
+1 229-259-0010
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11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Tue - Wed 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
Thu - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Tennessee
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282 reviews
239 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a quaint eatery in downtown Valdosta with a unique menu offering a variety of entrees, sides, salads, sandwiches and appetizers. We started out with their fried green tomatoes and they were fabulous. My friend had the kale salad with poached pears, blackened chicken, feta cheese and pecans & it was excellent. (I know because we shared our meals.... More 

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Valdosta, Georgia
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We love the rooftop patio especially! Food is always amazing. I recommend making a reservation because they can fill up on weekends.

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Orlando, Florida
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109 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I'd never seen pulled pork on a deviled egg before, but I have now, and can attest that this is a wonderful flavor combination. Shrimp & Grits was also very good with grits that were ground much coarser than I'm used to. Still they tasted great and the coarse grind just added to the texture experience. We were here on... More 

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Thank Regomatic
Columbus, Georgia
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180 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our group ate dinner at another location downtown but planned to have the desserts at Steel Magnolias. We ate on the top deck which has a really cool bar area. The night was perfect temperature (since it was May) but I am not sure it would be the same in later summer. I had the peanut butter dessert which was... More 

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1 Thank Douglas P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here is always wonderful. The service is always good. The restaurant itself is a cool building with a rooftop bar and tables. Very nice date nite or girls nite out.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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61 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, breeze, view, service! The place to go in Valdosta. Good wine list, nice selection of refined southern cuisine.

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Thank t38ms1lv3r
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3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The entire restaurant is beautiful and I love how the kitchen is open on the main floor! The food is tasty and the drinks are yummy! Try the shrimp and grits or The Daily Fish Special! The roof top is also really nice too! A charming Southern restaurant!

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Thank Venessa F
ljackson97
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I went home to Valdosta, GA to see family around my birthday this year. My mother took us to Steel Magnolias for my birthday dinner and it was amazing. First of all, it is downtown Valdosta, an area in my time there was pretty sketchy. Now in the evening it is booming with quaint bistros, cafes and... More 

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Thank ljackson97
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Nice restaurant to carry you wife out to and enjoy some good food and old time atmosphere they have a roof band and it's great

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Thank Dennis F
Acworth, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Food and atmosphere was wonderful! The bruschetta appetizer was fantastic! Shrimp and Grits delicious! A visit here will not disappoint!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 N Patterson St, Valdosta, GA 31601-5516
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Valdosta
  • Phone Number: +1 229-259-0010
Description
At Steel Magnolias in Valdosta, GA our food base is urban Southern, taking the roots of classic Southern cuisine and showing a new way of looking at them. We serve our fare with an old familiar smile, where our patrons are surprised by a new approach, yet still know the secret handshake. We prepare the best quality ingredients at the freshest possible point and allow them to speak for themselves. We support local farmers and Artesian producers in an effort to become a supporting element in the community and drive our “eat local, be local” philosophy.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?