Dovetail - Macon
Starters: $3 - $13
Small Plates: $8 - $15
Entrees: $14 - $36
We have a fully stocked bar, with a diverse selection of whiskeys, wines, and craft beers.
Sat, Sun 11:00 am–2:30 pm
Tue–Thu 5:30 pm–9:30 pm
Fri, Sat 5:30 pm–10:30 pm
Awesome upscale restaurant. Excellent flavors. Great service.
Delicious, as always! Our favorite restaurant in Macon.
Awesome. The waitress was amazing and her knowledge of the menu items was incredible. We will most definitely will be coming back in the near future.
Great atmosphere! Everything g was delicious and the service was outstanding!
Delicious. There were 4 of us celebrating two birthdays. We ordered different entrees or small plates and everything was outstanding. I had fried rutabagas that were wonderful. The desert was delicious as well. My first experience was great and I would definitely go back. The only slightly negative were the cocktails. Weren’t real impressed with that. Oh and our server was delightful.
Cannot wait to visit Macon again so we can return to Dovetail! Food, service, atmosphere...all outstanding.
Dovetail provides a charming and lively atmosphere with excellent food, impeccable drinks, and a waitstaff that seems to live to serve. Their twist on Southern favorites, from unique fried preparations to well-seasoned meets, deserves special attention. The staff is knowledgeable and can certainly be trusted to suggest a drink pairing or an entree.
We enjoyed a very delicious supper...although it was a little difficult with the stairs. I did manage. Our server suggested many things but we decided on the Shrimp and Grits, Roast Duck. Very good presentation. We also loved the Put-Ups for our appetizer. Salads were well prepared and very fresh.
My husband and I, (at our son and daughter in law's recommendation) celebrated our 31st wedding anniversary at Dovetail and boy are we glad we did!! Quaint and cozy atmosphere, friendly and knowledgeable waitstaff, and the food ...out of this world!! We started with the seared scallops served on a bed of pimento cheese risotto (the best ever), followed by delectable entrees. Hubbie had the 18oz. ribeye with mashed potatoes and fried green tomatoes(which he said were the best he'd ever had) and I decided on the ribeye(cooked to a perfect medium rare) and mashed potatoes ...deeelicious!! We ended our meal by sharing a piece(in retrospect I wish I'd gotten my own) of cracked pie ...simply to die for!!! This was a great dining experience in every sense of the word and we will most definitely be going back ...and back ...and back!!!!!
Great ‘Chef’s Restaurant’! Service, food, drinks and atmosphere were all hits! I highly recommend Dovetail for a very nice date night with someone special!
We live hundreds of miles away but we plan road trips with a stop in Macon so we can dine here. Prices are reasonable and the food is so creative and delicious. It’s a small menu but I suspect everything on it is terrific.
We had such a nice evening! The food was varied and outstanding, the service friendly and knowledgeable, and the atmosphere topped it off. A great choice for a night out!
If you are in Macon this is a MUST for your dining.
The scallops were perfect and the risoto with gatrique exceptional.
Service was above standard by far and yet still casual atmosphere.
Do NOT miss the custard dessert.....
We were traveling to Fl and had dinner at Dovetail. It was excellent. Would definitely go back
Went here for our date night. Promptly seated, impeccable service and wonderful food. Easily the best wait staff in Middle Georgia. Bourbon selection was impressive, but nothing that is extremely rare. Spouse had the filet and I had they scallops entree. Both were well cooked and not overseasoned; delicious and tasty but not overdone. We left satisfied, not stuffed; planning what we will order next time. We will be back.
The food is so good! Middle Georgia is definitely lacking in the food scene, but Dovetail is the exception! So delicious!
What an amazing meal! The food was fantastic and the staff was brilliant! I highly recommend!
Dovetail never disappoints. Anna, our server, was terrific as all the wait staff is at Dovetail
The cheese plate is the best I’ve ever had and always something a little new
Both the food and the staff were great! Also, the restaurant's ambience is warm and inviting. The next time we visit, we will defiantly visit the Dovetail. A great dining experience. Major thanks and appreciation to Dovetail for the great memories.
Food was excellent. Parking was a bit of an issue. There is Valet parking but on the backside of the restaurant and they don't tell you about it when you make your reservation. Otherwise, one of my favorites in Macon.
Good was good as always. There were some slip ups in service, but were acknowledged by the staff. Overall, still the best restaurant in Macon.
Outstanding night with friends. Perfect service and incredible food.
Dovetail is great, Great food, good drinks, and fun place to hang out
Service was great. Food delicious! Very much satisfied.. love the decor
The shrimp and grits were terrific. Will be back when I need to return to Warner Robins
We always have a great experience at Dovetail.
Driving up I-75N in GA passing thru Macon for a late dinner. Decided to ‘roll the dice’ and chose Dovetail in downtown. We were not disappointed. The food was superb. It started with the bread which was spectacular. My wife went with ‘smalls’ and could not finish her “farm fresh salad”. I had duck ravioli: to ‘die for’!! No room foe dessert but as we still had quite a bit of driving ahead of us we stuck around for coffee which was delicious. We are picky coffee drinkers. Our service was friendly (convivial even!) and efficient. We will be back!
My favorite picks - vegetable plate, cheese tray, and crack pie!! All delicious!!
Being an owner of a restaurant and a chef I was very impressed! Service was outstanding. Great recommendations and very knowledgeable! The food was creative and cooked to perfection. I was in Savanna, Atlanta,Columbus and by far this was the best place we dined at! Take my advice and try it!
Amazing food every time and their cocktails are out of this world. Celebrated our anniversary there and though we were seated by a large group and it was a bit loud, we had a great time. The shrimp & grits was perfect, and I highly recommend the Newton's 4th Law cocktail!! Great service, friendly staff, delicious food & drinks! One of the best places to go in Macon.
Went here based on a recommendation of a business colleague. Looking at the menu online it didn’t really impress but decided to try it. We had about a 25 min drive from Warner Robins which didn’t seem too bad.
At arrival, we found the ambiance to be interesting. The bar in the restaurant takes up about 1/3 of the entire space. A large Nubu head mounted directly above the bar bar, interesting lighting throughout, and farming tools mounted in the wall. It is an interesting space and very comfortable for sure.
Our waiter was fantastic. Attila went through th entire menu flawlessly, explained the wine and drink menu, and overall took care of us extremely well.
We ordered the cut-ups which were great. Very interesting how they accompany it with an eye dropper bottle of hot sauce. Everything in the appetizer was very tasty and interesting. We both ordered the dinner size of scallops which include 3 U10 scallops over a bed of pimento cheese infused polenta. The scallops and polenta were both fantastic!
No room for dessert but we promised to come back the next evening because it was so good and did.
The following night we started with the cheese ply, both ordered the rabbit lasagna, and this time finished with a couple of nice desserts. I had the crepe brûlée which is infused with local maple syrup which was delicious. That and a glass of aged port and I was very happy.
Overall a great spot with an interesting and delicious menu. And on top of that the waitstaff and manager were awesome! Highly recommended.
Food & Service never fails to be outstanding!
This was the perfect place to celebrate our 34th Wedding Anniversary. The staff was very attentive and sweet, and the food was delicious! The cheese plate was outstanding!
Exceptional service, presentation....and a foodie' s dream! Best gourmet, farm fresh entres in Macon. Divine!
Really lovely restaurant in downtown Macon. We had a wonderful experience, but my husband thought it was too dark and needed his phone to read the menu. The food was delicious and the service was great.
Very good food a much different experience than almost any other restaurant. They take food to another level
Dovetail is always my go-to choice for dinner when I don’t have kids in tow. As usual, it did not disappoint!
-Best quality food in Macon
-Most unique menu
-Consistently superior service
From start to finish, this was a WONDERFUL experience! We will be back!