River Street Tavern

Located in historic down-town Ellijay, The River Street Tavern is open for lunch, dinner and evening get-together’s. We are a small, intimate tavern that offers a family-friendly atmosphere which is loved by locals and visitors alike. You will love our staff and our tavern! We may get a little busy during peak times but we work hard to make sure every experience is a positive one. We will always try to not disappoint you!

The River Street Tavern is well known for our award winning burgers and featured local brews but we have something for just about everyone with a large menu selection, kids menu and a large selection of beer, wine, cider and mixed drinks!


We search high and low to find you some of the best musicians and singers! Stop by each Friday & Saturday, grab a chair, and order some great food/drinks while you listen to your new or old favorites performed live right here at The River Street Tavern! Never a cover but you may want to get here early because we can fill up fast. Check our event calendar for times and dates! See who will be here next!