Best Places For Food And Drinks In The Park

In addition to all the adventures available at Stone Mountain Park, you can enjoy a wide variety of food and drink options sure to whet your appetite and quench your thirst!

Here are the best places for food and drinks in the park.

Campfire Smokehouse

Enjoy the classic, southern comfort of barbeque at Campfire Smokehouse in the heart of Park Central at the base of Stone Mountain. Campfire Smokehouse features the delicious and original flavors of Williamson Brothers Bar-B-Q with over 15 different BBQ sauce flavors sure to please any guest. Enjoy a pulled pork sandwich with classic sides like baked beans, coleslaw, and potato salad. This fast-casual dining option will fill you up so you can get back on the trails and experience the rest of the park.

Big Rock Café

If you’re looking to take the Summit Skyride to the top of Stone Mountain and back, you can grab a bite to eat at Big Rock Café before or after the ride. Big Rock Café offers easy dining options, along with indoor and outdoor seating areas at the base of the mountain. Take in the view of the world’s largest piece of granite while you grab a burger or hot dog before your next park adventure.


Too excited to sit still while there are exciting adventures to be had at Stone Mountain Park? Grab an ice-cold drink at Hydrate!, a quick and easy refreshment stop at the base of the mountain and in the heart of Park Central activity. You can even order your drink in one of Stone Mountain Park’s souvenir cups and sip on an ice-cold soda or a delicious Arctic Blast while you stroll around Memorial Lawn.

Summit Snacks

Whether you hiked the Walk-Up trail to the top of Stone Mountain or enjoyed a nice, breezy tram ride, you can cool off with an ice-cold beverage when you reach the top. Summit Snacks offers delicious and thirst-quenching options for everyone, including snack options like popcorn, pretzels, and ice cream.

The Commons Restaurant

Enjoy a nice lunch or early dinner at The Commons Restaurant located at Stone Mountain Golf Club. Situated right on the lake with stunning water and nature views and an unbeatable view of Stone Mountain, you will appreciate the quieter atmosphere for a relaxed dinner after a long day on the links and around the park. With indoor and outdoor seating options available, you can grab the best view and finish up in time to visit Memorial Lawn and take in the Lasershow afterward.

Waterside Restaurant

Waterside Restaurant is located at the Atlanta Evergreen Lakeside Resort overlooking Stone Mountain Lake. Couples visiting Stone Mountain, locals, and conference-goers all appreciate the breakfast, lunch, and dinner options available each day at Waterside Restaurant. Experience lakeside dining views while you gear up for a day of fun, or relax after a great day at the park.

Snack Terrace Square

Experience a show unlike any other at Stone Mountain Park and enjoy an ice-cold soda and unlimited popcorn at Snack Terrace Square. The all-new Music Across America Drone & Light Show, presented by the Georgia Office of Highway Safety, will happen nightly from late May to early August at 9:30 PM. This unique show includes lights, unforgettable music, 250 drones, a giant fireworks display, and even flame cannons with fireballs!