We look for restaurants that have a great atmosphere and delicious food, of course, but we also take into account service, value, and location. Douglasville is a great place to eat, whether you’re looking for a casual meal or something more upscale.
We have a list of restaurants in Douglasville, GA where you can find what to eat. Each restaurant is different, so you’ll need to read the descriptions to find one that sounds perfect for your taste.
We rate based on the food, service, atmosphere, and how much we think the restaurant is worth.
Here are our top picks for the best restaurants in Douglasville, GA:
1. Gumbeaux’s, A Cajun Cafe
A beloved New Orleans restaurant that serves up classic Cajun dishes in a vibrant and relaxed atmosphere. They are known for their hospitality and great food, and you’ll definitely want to try their gumbo.
Address: 12407 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Douglasville, GA 30134, United States
Google Review Rating: 4.1 (3.9k Reviews)
Our Favorite Review: “Gumbeaux’s is incredible! Hand down THE best Cajun food in the Atlanta area! I haven’t had a single dish here that I didn’t like. Everything is packed with flavor and the heat is tolerable enough that a transplant Yankee like myself can enjoy it. Atmosphere is very laid back and what I’d expect along a Louisiana bayou, I love it.“
2. Sam & Rosco’s Restaurant
This well-known Italian restaurant has a classy atmosphere and serves steak, seafood, pasta, and drinks at the bar. All of their food is made fresh and to order, so it’s definitely worth the wait.
Address: 7450 Douglas Blvd, Douglasville, GA 30135, United States
Google Review Rating: 4.7 (724 Reviews)
Our Favorite Review: “My first time here, everything was delicious, the salmon , the wine and the service was impeccable! I felt like the desert serving should of a bit bigger , but all was very delicious! You will not be disappointed! The atmosphere was very nice and calm with jazz music playing, very nice!”
3. The Juicy Crab
A seafood restaurant chain that specializes in boiled seafood. The crab and shrimp here are especially popular, and you can get them by the pound or in a combo with other seafood. The Juicy Crab is a great option if you’re looking for something casual and affordable.
Address: 3171 GA-5 Suite B2, Douglasville, GA 30135, United States
Google Review Rating: 4.3 (2.4k Reviews)
Our Favorite Review:
“The Juicy Crab delivered hot, fresh, crispy, tender and seasoned catfish! It’s not the standard cornmeal batter you’d expect but still crispy and delicious with a hint of sweetness. It’s more of a tempura batter. A true BANG for your buck! I’ll be ordering here again and soon! ❤️🦀🍟
4. Gabe’s Downtown
Known for their stake night on Wednesdays, Gabe’s Downtown is a great place to go for a nice night out. They have a wide selection of steak, seafood, and pasta dishes, as well as a full bar.
Address: 6716 Church St, Douglasville, GA 30134, United States
Google Review Rating: 4.4 (1k Reviews)
Our Favorite Review:
“This was my first visit but not my last. The service was fast – even on a Friday night when they were busy. And the food was absolutely delicious. For appetizers I had the boudin balls (these were the only things I was not impressed with – everything else was amazing), the Cajun egg rolls (sooo good), and my friend had the fried green tomatoes. For dinner I had the fried catfish and grits. I could not eat it all it was such a hefty portion. The flavor was a good Cajun flavor. I ate off of it two more times at home! I can’t wait to go back to try other things on the menu.“
5. El Tio Mexican Restaurant
A great Mexican restaurant with a wide variety of traditional dishes. They have a buffet, which is always a plus, and the food is fresh and flavorful.
Address: 9503 GA-5, Douglasville, GA 30135, United States
Google Review Rating: 4.2 (440 Reviews)
Our Favorite Review:
“We were going to settle for Moe’s and the long line when we saw this sweet little spot and decided to ditch it. They make THE BEST texas margarita I have had in years! We both ordered the Tostada de camarons and the Tostada de ceviche as well as house salsa guacamole and queso. I am telling you! This is the best authentic Mexican food I have had since I moved home. Thank the Heavens for this place the decore and ambiance are amazing. It was an amazing experience the staff were awesome, I have no idea why so may people were in line for Moe’s when this place is open..We will be back!❤️❤️….came here on a whim craving some authentic Mexican…my late father in law was… didn’t see chile verde on the menu…but am telling you this is an AMAZING jewel in the center of Douglasville right next to the Home depot…i seriously have no idea why the Taco mac has a line and this little diamond doesn’t…I enjoyed my “smell the roses” stop…and we were on with our day before many of the people we saw pull up at taco mac… and we had appetizers and a to go meal….Trust me this restaurant is amazing…make time for it… best services in a long time!!! We Will be back!“
6. Thumbs Up Diner
A local chain of diners with a VIBRANT atmosphere, serving a lengthy breakfast menu as well as burgers, chili & tacos. The menu has all of your diner favorites, and the portions are HUGE.
Address: 5935 Stewart Pkwy, Douglasville, GA 30135, United States
Google Review Rating: 4.3 (1.5k Reviews)
Our Favorite Review:
“Me and my family came in on Sunday for breakfast. They didn’t disappoint!! The heaps or the skilled breakfast was bomb. My daughter enjoyed large French toast. Service was excellent!!
Kid-friendliness: My kids loved the breakfast. French toast was loved by my 7 yr old“
7. Outback Steakhouse
A fun and festive steakhouse chain serving up Australian-style steaks, seafood, and other hearty favorites. The customers always come first at OutbackSteakhouse, and the servers go above and beyond to make sure you’re happy with your meal.
Address: 6331 Douglas Blvd, Douglasville, GA 30135, United States
Google Review Rating: 4.1 (2.9k Reviews)
Our Favorite Review: “We had a table of 4. Our guests were running late and our server, Harmony, was super understanding and made sure we had appetizers and drinks while we waited. The Wallabe Darned was delicious (I 100% recommend). The entire time she made sure our drinks were full, and that we had everything we needed. There was a mix up with my order and her and the manager went above and beyond to make sure that was fixed. The food was fresh and tasted fantastic. The staff were extremely communicative, welcoming, and kind. We will absolutely be coming back. Thanks a lot for the great experience!”