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French Market & Tavern

3840 Highway 42 South, Locust Grove, GA 30248
(770) 914-9312

Food is an extremely important aspect of Southern culture, and at The French Market & Tavern in historic downtown Locust Grove, visitors can sample timeless comfort foods and dishes with New Orleans flair in a charming atmosphere. After a delicious meal, the on-site shop is home to a variety of eclectic items for the home and more that guests will want to explore. Learn more about The French Market & Tavern, as well as other dining options in Henry County by contacting the Henry County Convention & Visitors Bureau today.

Creative Cuisine, Charming Boutique

The menu for the French Market & Tavern is heavily inspired by the food and culture of New Orleans.  Indulge in creamy mac and cheese bites or fried green tomatoes to start off a meal, then choose between classic Southern dishes, such as jambalaya, shrimp and grits or country-fried chicken for the entrée. In addition, there are plenty of other seafood and chicken dishes, burgers and more to enjoy, as well as sweet treats for dessert. Guests can visit for brunch, lunch or dinner and savor signature cocktails and local Jailhouse Brewing Company beers alongside any meal.

Before or after dining, the boutique offers a can’t-miss downtown shopping destination brimming with fun, stylish offerings. Pick up a hostess gift for friends back home, or find decorative accents for any room. With everything from jewelry and bath products to candles and beyond, every visitor is sure to find something to love.

Hosting Events

The French Market & Tavern plays host to a wide range of events, both open to the public and private. Be sure to check their events calendar for current happenings, with paint-and-sip events, wine and whiskey tastings and lunchtime yoga available at various times. There’s always something going on, making a visit to The French Market & Tavern an important part of any visit.

For private events, multiple rooms are offered to host groups of various sizes, whether it be for a wedding, birthday or anniversary party. These include:

  • The Courtyard/Main Event Room: The newest event room at the restaurant, this space includes both the indoor and outdoor courtyard area and can host up to 150 people.
  • The Courtyard Garden: Take the party outside to the courtyard, which features a garden and fireplace to create a cozy ambiance. This area is able to seat between 25 and 30 guests.
  • The Nantucket Room: For both private and semi-private events, the Nantucket Room on the back porch provides space for up to 40 people.
  • The Princess Suite: Designed specifically for weddings, this room located upstairs offers a special area for a bride to get ready on her big day.

The French Market & Tavern also provides catering for all on-site events, as well as off-site catering with quick and easy pickup at the restaurant.

Indulge in Henry County Dining

Every visit to The French Market & Tavern offers a great opportunity to enjoy all the most delicious flavors of Southern cuisine. To sample more great dining options available in Henry County, contact the Henry County Convention & Visitors Bureau online. Area visitors can also call 678-619-5400 for more information about lodging, things to do and local tips for enjoying their next trip.