Restaurants Overlooking Lake Oconee

Dining

rcBreakText rcBreakWhiteText

Dining at this Lake Oconee, GA resort is strongly tied to its surroundings. Southern-inspired dishes feature ingredients cultivated by local farmers. The iconic steak is served with a golf-course view, arrival to the lakeside restaurant is by boat, and barrels house spirits exclusive to the resort.

ENHANCE THE MAGIC OF YOUR STAY

Reserve an unforgettable Holiday Experience, Private Dining, Ritz Kids and more. Celebrate a special occasion with an amenity or welcome gift upon arrival. Reserve amenities up to 3 months in advance.
Learn More

At This Hotel

Linger Longer Steakhouse - Dining Room
Steakhouse

Linger Longer Steakhouse

Featuring a delightful menu guests enjoy cuts of meat, tableside carvings, seafood, family sides and a selection of savory menu items.
Mon:
Closed
Tue-Sun:
5:30 PM-9:30 PM
Dress Code:
Smart Casual
Chef holding plate
Italian

Amore del Lago

Indulge in the ultimate Italian experience, savoring homemade pizza and pastas inspired by Chef Andrea Rodella’s family recipes, sipping fine wine and dining al fresco. Join us for new Weekend Brunch with live entertainment.
Mon,Wed-Fri:
7:00 AM-11:00 AM, 5:00 PM-9:30 PM
Tue:
7:00 AM-11:00 AM
Sat-Sun:
7:00 AM-11:00 AM, 12:00 PM-3:00 PM, 5:00 PM-9:30 PM
Gaby's by the Lake
American

Gaby's by the Lake

A relaxed, poolside setting with casual fare including pizzas, salads, sandwiches and grilled dishes. The view of Lake Oconee is one of the resort’s best.
Everyday:
11:30 AM-4:30 PM, 5:00 PM-9:00 PM
Dress Code:
Casual
Ritz Carlton Hotel image
American

Barrel Room

Barrel Room offers an inviting ambiance for sipping cocktails, enjoying a glass of wine or settling down with a cognac nightcap. Explore the curated list of exclusive barrels that can only be found at our resort, making each glass a rare experience.
Everyday:
4:00 PM-12:00 AM
Dress Code:
Casual
Counter-serve café with case of bottled beverages and pastries
Coffee House

The Coffee Shop

Offers a variety of delicious pastries, toasted house made sandwiches, crisp salads, assorted retail items and other tasty treats. Pair your selection with a cup of authentic Italian style coffee from Caffe Umbria.
Everyday:
6:00 AM-6:00 PM
Dress Code:
Casual
Splash Shack
American

Splash Shack - Closed for the Season

Take a break from the fun and refuel at the Splash Shack at the Family Pool. Enjoy delicious dishes, frozen cocktails and wine and beer on tap while relaxing poolside.
Dress Code:
Casual
Ritz Carlton Hotel image
Other

The Sand Bar - Closed for the Season

Between dips in the lake and sun-tanning on the beach, refresh with local beers, frozen cocktails and grab and go snacks.
Dress Code:
Casual

Personal Select Barrels

Join us in the Barrel Room to explore our Personal Select Menu. Over the past few years, we have traveled near and far to collaborate with Master Distillers and create spirits that can only be found at our resort. Each glass is a rare experience. Our Certified Bourbon Stewards are ready to pair you with your perfect match or discover a few favorites.

Ritz Carlton Hotel image

Dining and Special Events

Discover resort dining beyond breakfast, lunch and dinner with chef-led experiences, wine tastings, private dining, brunches, special events and thoughtfully curated in-room amenities.

Ritz Carlton Hotel image

Wine Dinners in Linger Longer Steakhouse

Join us for an exceptional series of Wine Dinners, each showcasing five magnificent courses paired with wines from the most influential regions around the world. Upcoming dates and regions to be announced soon. Reservations are required and space is limited. Please call our Restaurant Coordinator at (706) 467-7059 to secure your reservation.

Ritz Carlton Hotel image

Guest Amenities

Elevate your stay or celebrate a friend afar with a special amenity displayed in the guest room upon arrival. Commemorate an anniversary, birthday or special occasion with hand-crafted desserts, champagne and more. Reserve amenities up to 3 months in advance.

Chef Hands Cutting Rosemary

Amore del Lago Brunch

Delight in Italian-inspired entrées, such as the Royal Hangover or the Muffuletta “Mostro”. Enjoy traditional breakfast favorites with the Tuscan Creamy Scallops or the Lago Omelet. Sip a Mimosa or Bloody Mary as you listen to live entertainment. Brunch is available on Saturdays and Sundays from 12 to 3 p.m