Savor Appalachian Flavors Riverside at the Toccoa River Restaurant

Fried Calamari - Toccoa River Restaurant

Award-winning dishes, riverside seating, and a welcoming atmosphere welcome YOU to the Toccoa Riverside Restaurant in Blue Ridge, Georgia. Nestled on the banks of the Toccoa River in the Aska Adventure Area of the Blue Ridge Mountains, this fine dining restaurant features friendly service and a memorable food experience for the whole family. Craving a filet mignon, smoked rainbow trout, fried calamari, fish tacos, or an exotic burger? Looking for a place to stop and enjoy the scenic Toccoa River? Dine at the Toccoa River Restaurant on your next Blue Ridge vacation! 

Toccoa Riverside Restaurant

At the Toccoa River Restaurant, you’ll be seated within view of the Toccoa River. There are 2 decks, grass sitting areas even closer to the river’s edge, and an indoor dining room with walls of windows framing the enchanting river scenery. This family-friendly restaurant with a casual upscale vibe mimics a large group cabin and even features a firepit, and a dock outside. 

You can also tap into the free Wi-Fi and check out adorable bear carvings by local artists. Nearby attractions include Lilly Pad Village, the Toccoa River Swinging Bridge in the Chattahoochee National Forest, and the cascading Falls Branch Falls on the Benton MacKaye Trail. 

Pooch Patio 
Want to bring your dogs to this riverside restaurant in Blue Ridge? The Pooch Patio is dog friendly, and the menu offers canine cuisine so you can order your pet pal a special treat. From hot diggity dawgs and cow (burger) patties to feathery barnyard friends and a vegetarian dog plate, they’ll be wagging their tails in no time!

River Rest — Outdoor Bar
Did we mention the Toccoa Riverside Restaurant has an outdoor bar area that’s also dog friendly? You’ll find River Rest right on the banks of the Toccoa River. Order a whole bottle of wine or sip locally brewed beer on draft while nibbling on an appetizer. There’s plenty of outdoor seating and gorgeous river views to pair with your adult beverage and snack! 

What’s on the Menu

Fresh local trout from the Toccoa River, juicy sirloin steaks, Wagyu beef from Japan, fried oysters, classic shrimp and grits, garlic toast, and seasoned crawfish are just the start to a delicious meal filled with great food at the Toccoa River Restaurant. There’s even a kids’ menu that features mozzarella sticks with marinara sauce, spaghetti, chicken tenders, corn nuggets, fries, and fresh fruit. 

For hungry guests, this yummy place to eat in Blue Ridge serves appetizers, salads, daily lunch specials with fries or slaw, pasta dishes, dinner entrees with 2 sides, homemade desserts, plus beer and wine options. Check out our hearty sampling for your dine-in or takeout experience below! 


  • Smoked fish dip
  • Crab cakes
  • Fried green tomatoes
  • Cajun popcorn
  • Fried calamari
  • Fried pickles


  • Appalachian trout, pecan crusted or stuffed with crab
  • Bacon-wrapped filet mignon with herb butter
  • Fried catfish with hushpuppies and tartar sauce
  • New Zealand lamb chops with mint jelly
  • Pan-seared Chilean sea bass
  • Lemon pepper chicken breast
  • Smoked trout pasta with garlic basil cream sauce
  • Double cut pork chop with bacon pepper jam
  • Portabella mushroom melt with red pepper stuffing


  • Granny apple crisp pie
  • Bourbon street pecan pie
  • Blackberry/peach cobbler
  • Salted caramel cheesecake
  • Brownie button sundae


  • Draft beer, wine & cocktails
  • Iced/hot tea
  • Pink lemonade
  • Coca-Cola 
  • Sprite
  • Mr. Pibb

Gift Shop

Before returning to your cozy cabin on the river (booking details at the bottom), shop for gifts and souvenirs at the Toccoa River Restaurant. They have everything from t-shirts and mugs to knick-knacks and towels with funny sayings.

Restaurant Details

Mon, Tues & Sun — Closed
Wed & Thur — 11:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Fri & Sat — 11:30 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Major Holidays — Closed

Toccoa Riverside Restaurant
8055 Aska Road
Blue Ridge, GA 30513


Toccoa River Cabin Rentals

For a private dining experience along the Toccoa River, stay at a Toccoa River cabin rental with Georgia Cabins for YOU. You’ll be close to tubing opportunities and the golf course at Old Toccoa Farm. Plus, you’ll have an array of top-notch amenities to enjoy that include a hot tub, outdoor lounge, fireplaces, a firepit, game room, wet bar, fully equipped kitchen, high speed Wi-Fi, big screen TVs, king suites, and access to the Toccoa River! Book online or at 1.800.580.5524 today.

Stay at a riverside cabin rental and enjoy fine dining at the Toccoa River Restaurant in the North Georgia Mountains.