Top Restaurants in Cartersville, GA

The City Cellar

72 Rail Road Street
Cartersville, GA 30120
(770) 334-3170

There are many things that you are going to absolutely love about this establishment but the fact that they strive to serve only the freshest foods and that everything you order is cooked to perfection has to be on the top of the list. Make sure you check out their specials because they change daily and they are always unique. Your palette will be constantly tantalized with whatever is brought to your table. Their signature dish is Shrimp and Grits and believe us, you have never had anything like it. And the atmosphere is super friendly and that includes both the patrons and the staff.

Appalachian Grill

14 E Church Street
Cartersville, GA 30120-3202
(770) 607-5357

There is definitely something for everyone at this amazing establishment. Do you like music? Then get ready for some amazing tunes while you dine and soak up the great atmosphere. The ambiance is best described as warm and inviting and a place where you can kick back and relax. You definitely want to start with an appetizer because they are all tasty and they won't fill you up before the entree. For the main dish, there is so much to pick from including scrumptious seafood, fish chicken piccata and some out of this world beef entrees.

Ate Track Bar & Grill

25 North Wall Street
Cartersville, GA 30120
(470) 315-4369

You see the name and you probably think about bar fare but that is exactly why you need to try this place at least once. The food exceeds all of your expectation. And it actually is a very family friendly establishment. You really can't go wrong with anything that you order here. The waitstaff is absolutely exceptional, they can answer any question you have and they will make sure that refills come in a very timely fashion. The décor is very unique and the music is always flowing which gives it more ambiance.

Maine Street Coastal Cuisine

24 Main Street
Cartersville, GA 30120
(770) 334-3813

Conveniently located in the heart of historic downtown Cartersville, the owners and staff here pride themselves on using seafood from local sources. To your great delight, you are going to find antibiotic-free farmed fish and local poultry and beef. Everything about this great place exudes quality. The service is wonderful and there is a real intention on the part of the staff to make sure that you are getting everything that you need and want. We highly recommend the blackened Mahi Mahi, we will leave the review up to you but we would be shocked if you do not go bonkers over the taste.

Johnny Mitchell's Smokehouse

650 Henderson Drive, #403
Cartersville, GA 30120
(770) 334-3431

If pulled pork is on your list of favorites, then this is a place to visit very soon. The sauce choices are absolutely phenomenal. The staff is very well trained, they are all very friendly and helpful. If you need a recommendation, just ask. The portions are so huge that you are going to have leftovers for at least a day or two. The sights and views are awesome and the inside décor is very inviting and homey. This is one of those gems that you are going to add to your list of weekly favorites, get here soon and try it for yourself.

Aroma Mill Factory

122 Old Mill Road, Suite A
Cartersville, GA 30120
(678) 435-7780

The options available to you here are limitless or at least it will seem that way. You will be very happy to know that all of the food on the menu is gluten free. At some point, you are going to need to try the meatloaf or the pork chops or both at the same time. The sides are truly amazing and compliment the entrees quite nicely. Something else that is exceptional about this establishment is the fact that the staff is not only super friendly but they are also very helpful and truly seem interested in you leaving completely satisfied.

Honorable Mentions


  • King Pizzeria
  • Angelo's New York Style Pizza and Bistro
  • Gondolier Pizza Inc
  • Papa John's Pizza
  • Johnny's New York Style Pizza


  • Armando's Italian Restaurant
  • Fusco’s via Roma Italian Trattoria
  • Capo's NY Pizza & Italian Ristorante
  • Parkside Italian Kitchen
  • Rosaria's Italian & Pizza


  • Kumo Hibachi
  • Acworth Fish Camp
  • Fish Thyme Restaurant & Bar
  • Pacific Spice
  • Thai Basil & Sushi Zen

Steak Houses

  • The Original Steak & Rib House
  • LongHorn Steakhouse
  • Tokyo Japanese Steakhouse
  • Aspens Signature Steaks West
  • Diamond Dave's Steakhouse