LaGrange, Georgia is home to a world-class winery, America’s Best New Brewery of 2019 as voted by USA Today, brewpubs, pubs and more! Choosing the perfect setting for your group can be intimidating with so many options. For your convenience, we’ve broken down some of our favorite drinking spots around LaGrange by category. From casual and fine-dining to the best spots to grab a nightcap, we’ve got you covered!
Fine Dining Options
For those with tastebuds more geared toward the finer things in life, treat yourself with a glass (or two) from LaGrange’s fine dining scene.
Make Nutwood Winery your first stop and spend an evening underneath 200-year-old Georgia pecan trees sipping locally made wine. With a 6,000 square foot tasting room and both indoor and outdoor seating, the winery is an ideal setting to enjoy something local. Their wine varieties range from merlots to chardonnays. For the warmer months try one of their “wine slushies,” an icy blend of Nutwood wines.
Never lacking in options is Mare Sol, a modern Mediterranean restaurant just off Lafayette Square. Take a seat at the bar and let a bartender decide your drink for you or choose from the extensive list of cocktails, wine and beer. Mare Sol boasts all of the small-town charm with the fun of a big city night out.
C’sons, a romantic dining spot, has a little bit of everything on their drink menu. Whether you are interested in a hand-crafted cocktail or a glass of wine from their extensive wine cellar, their stylish interior and excellent service are not to be missed.
Casual Dining Options
For a more laid-back evening, choose from one of LaGrange’s more casual dining spots—the perfect options to meet a friend for a casual beer or happy hour after work.
Grab a seat at Beacon Brewing Co., where unique and contemporary beers are brewed in-house. With seasonal beers, distinctive IPAs, various ales and more, there are beers for all tastebuds to choose from. The Southern-Asian cuisine and local history make Beacon Brewing Co. and fun spot to enjoy a night out.
In the heart of downtown LaGrange, Brickhouse Grille has everything you need to enjoy an all-American evening. Don’t miss their Happy Hour every Monday-Friday including deals like $1 pints of beer, ½ priced wine, and $4 well drinks from 3-6 PM. Check out their website where they regularly post updates on drink deals and weekly events like trivia and karaoke.
Have your own fiesta at Los Nopales Mexican Restaurant. While their drink menu includes wine and beer, the real stars of the show are their margaritas. Enjoy a pitcher with friends or a frozen on your own at this local Tex-Mex establishment.
In the mood for pizza? Enjoy a slice at Your Pie while indulging in the impressive collection of craft beer on tap and many wine selections. If wings are more your thing, try Karvelas, a pizza joint with a lots of delicious extras like wings (with tons of delicious sauces), sandwiches and of course beers!
A popular late-night hangout spot, Main Street Pub is a classic American pub and a great place to wrap up a fun night out. Stay up to date on current drink specials with their Facebook page.
LaGrange’s first brewery and voted America’s Best New Brewery of 2019 by USA Today, Wild Leap is something of a local institution. Bring your night to a close with one of Wild Leap’s many locally-brewed craft beers or enjoy one of their creative cocktails with a splash of their very own Wild Leap Handcrafted Vodka. With a large, pet-friendly outdoor courtyard, fire pits, games and more, the ambiance alone is worth the trip.
While you may not have intended to make your evening an overnight stay, there are plenty of lodging options in town. Trade the car keys for a hotel key and end your night safely and comfortably at one of the hotels in town. Explore our suggestions for where to stay.