Visit Georgia's Great Lake 45 Minutes North of Atlanta


Located in Buford, GA, 30 minutes north of Atlanta, Lanier Islands features a delicious array of year-round dining. Whether you’re planning your visit to Lanier Islands in the summer or winter, a variety of dining options abound throughout the year. Boasting seasonally fresh menu items in stunning settings both casual and sophisticated, Lanier Islands dining options are suitable for every preference.

Sidney’s Restaurant

Restaurant Sidney’s is named after the famed Georgian poet; the same that Lake Lanier is named after. Sidney’s is an upscale-casual restaurant, located in the same space currently occupied by Windows restaurant. The menu focus is on the popular farm-to-table concept. The farm-to-table philosophy embraces a sustainable approach to agriculture and dining. At its heart, the concept is simple: there is value in eating food sourced from local and regional food vendors. Sidney’s offer a smaller menu that changes frequently in order to keep the product fresh and to offer a variety to our guests. The wine list features wines from smaller and boutique wineries.

Bullfrogs Restaurant

This Southern Gastro Pub combines undeniable charm and delectable culinary delights for a truly memorable dining experience. Take your seat inside under the glow of flickering candlelight and flat-screen TVs or poolside under the stars and near the radiating heat from the fire pit. Classic comfort foods infused with influences from cultures the world over, paired with full bar featuring over 20 different beers, make Bullfrogs one of the most popular destinations on the Islands.

Bullfrogs’s menu features updated Pub fare – a variety of healthy and hearty recipes with a focus on freshness, flavor and fun. Stay on the lookout for regularly revolving, creative menu specials – offering their guests a new experience every time they dine with them.

Butler’s Pantry

The Butler’s Pantry at Legacy Lodge is quickly becoming a guest favorite with its freshly brewed coffees and espresso drinks, house-baked Pastries and Grab-n-Go Salads and Sandwiches for guests on the move. In the evening the Pantry offers a full bar selection as well.

Seasonal Dining

Sunset Cove Beach Cafe & Club and Gianni’s Italian Bistro, while seasonal, are available for parties and groups year-round.

For more information concerning menus and hours of operation please call guest services (770) 945-8787.

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