What Makes Highrail,

Southern Eatery Special?

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Exceptional Service, Mouth-Watering Comfort Food, and The Perfect Drink For Every Occasion Make Us Your Home Away From Home – but that’s just the start!

Highrail Southern Eatery is a restaurant in Thomson, GA that aims to provide you, your friends, and your family with the best Southern food around.

Served in an environment that complements our flavorful, soothing, downhome cooking that’s made Southern restaurants famous around the world.

A scratch kitchen that delivers, with proprietary dressings, sauces, and other specialty recipes our guests love and return to enjoy again.

At Highrail Southern Eatery, we want every guest to make us their destination for good times and great food.

We measure success by our guests’ smiles. We have the experience and dedication that can help you and your loved ones create new cherished memories.

Visit our restaurant in Thomson and discover
your new happy place!

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Southern Eatery

We’ve Got the Meals

You Crave

What comes to mind when you think about Southern restaurants in the U.S.? Delicious and distinctive cuisine is likely near the top of the list.

Want to start your night off with a seasonal drink or specialty cocktail? We’ve got drinks for almost every mood and occasion, from our Highrail punch to our blackberry martinis, to our bottled and draft beers and wines.

This little ol’ Southern restaurant near Augusta, GA has you covered. Highrail Southern Eatery aims to do comfort food right, and we’ve got the menu to back it up.

Our appetizer menu features the sorts of savory starters you’d expect to find in the best southern eateries, with regional specialties like grit bites, Southern egg rolls, and seafood fritters, to name just a few, served alongside traditional favorites like mozzarella sticks and fried green beans.

We do entrées right, too! Enjoy burgers prepared the way you like, or experience our Southern specialties like po boys, fried chicken, grilled pork chops, and much more.

In the mood for surf & turf? Highrail Southern Eatery is proud to serve the freshest and highest-quality seafood in town, and all our meats are hand-selected and meticulously cut and trimmed in-house.

We’d love to show it off for you on your next visit!

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The Highrail


We believe that going out to eat should be a special time in your day — a visit to a favorite place, where you feel at home and know that you’re in for a night to remember.

Highrail Southern Eatery restaurant understands that a quality dining experience begins with a welcoming atmosphere and exemplary service, and we’ve built our restaurant to provide you with both.

Our main restaurant is situated in a renovated historic, turn-of-the-century department store, and it gives the establishment a rustic look, with exterior brick and open beams.

It’s a homey, comfortable setting, and a fantastic way to begin your night.

Take your time, relax, and enjoy your meal. We’re delighted to have you as guests, and we want to make Highrail Southern Eatery your happy place.

We want to make every experience at our Southern restaurant one that brings you back again, and we created the atmosphere, and customer-service model, to help that happen.

Discover Highrail Southern Eatery for yourself, and start making new memories today!

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A Team With a


What makes our Southern restaurant a go-to destination for diners in and around Augusta? It begins with the Highrail mission.

Our restaurant was founded by a pair of veteran business travelers who wanted to find a place that fosters ease and camaraderie like the classic, local Southern restaurants they visited while on the road. Learn more

A Community


A city’s local establishments are part of the very fabric of the community. At Highrail Southern Eatery, we take that responsibility seriously.

We’ve developed our restaurant to be an essential part of the lives of our guests, and that extends beyond the food we serve.

We’re an ideal spot for meetings, dates, get-togethers, and family gatherings.

Looking for a venue for music and other live entertainment?

We hold live performances by local artists on select nights, and we’re an ideal location for your next business dinner.

Our Southern restaurant can be your destination for good times of all kinds!

Gift Cards Available!

We offer physical gift cards that you can load with any amount you’d like –
they’re even refillable! 

Visit Us Today

Highrail Southern Eatery has the food and drinks you love, served in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. We love what we do, and we’re looking forward to making you part of our family.

We’re passionate about providing our guests with the best possible experience, and that starts with great food and drinks. Our menu features all of your Southern favorites, made with only the freshest ingredients. And our bar is fully stocked with all of your favorite spirits, so you can enjoy a refreshing cocktail or beer with your meal.

Visit Highrail Southern Eatery today, and discover how quality drinks, food, and service can combine to create a new “old favorite” for you and your loved ones.

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