The Downtown Macon restaurant scene is booming! From seafood to burgers to tacos and more, there's an array of delicious restaurants to choose from.  

Kudzu Seafood Company (470 3rd St.) 

Kudzu brings the best of Southern Coastal Seafood to Central Georgia. Sit back and enjoy a cold beer and hot, fresh seafood in Downtown Macon. 

Kudzu Seafood Company

Oyster Po'Boy with Green Bean Salad


The Rookery (543 Cherry St.) f

One of Macon's most noticeable landmarks, The Rookery is a Macon staple. The laid-back atmosphere pairs perfectly with a delicious burger & milkshake. 

The Rookery

Johnny Jenkins Burger with Onion Rings


Dovetail (543 Cherry St.) 

Known as one of Macon's most critically-acclaimed restaurants, Dovetail serves uniquely crafted southern cuisine that provides traditional southern food with a twist.

Dovetail Cracked Pie

Cracked Pie


Ocmulgee Brewpub (484 2nd St.) 

This unique restaurant is the perfect spot to enjoy a delectable gourmet burger with a delicious craft beer. Handcrafted burgers, handcrafted beer, what more can you ask for? 

Ocmulgee Brewpub

Veggie Trails Burger with Fries


La Bella Morelia (524 Mulberry St.)

One of the city's best authentic restaurants found on Mulberry Street features taco combinations with delicious bases including, cow tongue, beef, steak, birria, and even pork rinds. A local favorite is the Quesa Birria Taco, a slow-cooked beef dish, with cheese served with a tortilla and birria sauce! The restaurant's story starts in the Michoacan region of Mexico where the business owners are from. Read more here!

Birria Tacos
Quesa Birria Tacos


Parish on Cherry St. (580 Cherry St.) 

Offering your favorite Lousiana dishes right here in Downtown Macon, Parish on Cherry St. is known for its NOLA Shrimp and Ga. Grits & flavorful Gumbo.

Parish on Cherry St.

NOLA Shrimp and Ga. Grits


Kinjo Kitchen and Cocktails (497 2nd Street) 

Asian-inspired but with a southern twist to make it the perfect up-scale comfort food dining experience. From ramen and seared ahi tuna to misco corn and bacon fritters, the flavor combinations in all of their dishes are unique. Their cocktails can't be skipped either!


Seared Ahi Tuna 

Bearfoot Tavern (468 2nd St.) 

Known for its mixture of European and American pub-style cuisine, Bearfoot Tavern offers over 50 beers on tap, a fantastic menu to choose from, & a fun atmosphere to watch a game or catch a live musical performance. Between unique dinner specials and even a brunch menu with bottomless mimosas options, this is a hot spot for classic pub fun!


Southwest Chicken Egg Rolls


Tokyo Alley (574 Mulberry Street Lane) 

Since 1992 Tokyo Alley has served up Macon's most exciting dishes and unique ambiance.  A blend of Asian cuisine that includes meat dishes with sauces that come tangy like the signature orange chicken to some with a little heat, like the Bangkok Shrimp. Their housemade soup and cold noodle are truly out of this world. It's a blend of flavors influenced by different Asian cuisine that becomes a tasty and unique dish like no other. 


Green Curry Salmon Tokyo Alley
Green Curry Salmon