Summer is the perfect time to escape life’s responsibilities for a little while and relax. There is no better way to unwind than by grabbing your favorite beverage, inviting some friends and enjoying a beautiful view. Some of the best sights Milledgeville has to offer can be found out on Lake Sinclair or right in the heart of downtown.  Here are some of the best brews and views in Milledgeville. 

(Photo Via Aubri Lane’s Facebook

Looking for a spectacular sunset view? Aubri Lane’s at The Club provides guests with a lovely glimpse of manicured golf course lawns all overlooking the glistening waters of Lake Sinclair. It's a great spot to enjoy some fine wine and dining whether you choose to enjoy the indoor dining space or the outdoor covered seating. Servers will quickly get you up to date on the restaurant’s extensive wine list so you’ll have plenty of options when making a selection. The best news? During Happy Hour, pricing is only $3 for glasses of house wine, $2 for domestic beer, and $4 for well cocktails. Check their facebook page in advance for drink specials and new crafted cocktails like the delicious and refreshing Moscow Mule!


Jackson’s On Sinclair is a great place to unwind while taking in a view of boats cruising along Lake Sinclair. They have a large drink selection including beer and wine as well as specialty drinks. Their house drinks are perfect for relaxing and catching up with friends after spending a day on the lake. Happy Hour is everyday from 4:30 - 7:30 p.m. so make sure to try the Sinclair Creek drink or pick from a wide selection of drinks offered. Be sure to call ahead and check their event calendar as they’re known for live music on their outdoor covered porch!


(Photo Via Bollywood Tacos Facebook)

Nothing beats Marg Monday at Bollywood Tacos. Margaritas are mixed from scratch and are best served with a great view of downtown Milledgeville. A popular pick is the Black Raspberry Margarita but there are also plenty of other flavors to choose from! Located right in the middle of downtown, visitors can snag a high top table near the huge windows for a prime view to people watch. 


(Photo Via Buffington's Facebook

Buffington's is a popular location to enjoy the sights of downtown Milledgeville. They offer five types of draft beer and have a wide selection of domestic and imported beer. They feature over 50 bottles of craft beer so you can take your pick. The windows at the front will allow you to feel close to the downtown scene and on breezy evenings they prop them open for a great mix of open air space. 

(Photo Via The Reel Grill Facebook)

The Reel Grill of Milledgeville is located downtown and offers a great selection of martinis and specialty drinks amid the views of a beautiful historic building. Embrace Milledgeville’s history and try Flannery O’Connor’s Love Letters specialty drink, with a name inspired by the famous Milledgeville writer. Be sure to check out their amazing architecture and original tin ceilings.

Whether you're looking for a view of the lake or downtown Milly, you can’t go wrong with these great options!