Bainbridge Travel Guide

  • decatur county courthouse
    decatur county courthouse
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  • historic home
    historic home
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  • confederate memorial
    confederate memorial
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Bainbridge Things to Do

  • Steamboats

    Also on display is a steamboat bell representine the 200 steamboats that visited Bainbridge sometime during its history.

  • Historic District

    Bainbridge has a very nice historic district with several buildings on the National Register of Historic Places.

  • Decatur County Courthouse

    Decatur County was created in 1823 from portions of Early County. Decatur County was named for Stephen Decatur a Naval Officer who served with distinction at Triploi and in the War of 1812. The courthouse was built in 1902 using the Neoclassical Revival style of architecture, and was designed by Alexander Blair. It has several noteworthy details...

  • decatur county courthouse

    the decatur county courthouse is a beautiful neoclassical revival building built in 1902. the courthouse was designed by architect alexander blair. the decatur county courthouse is listed on the national list of historic places. pictured is it's campanille clock tower.

  • historic homes

    downtown bainbridge has a number of beautiful antebellum and victorian homes. for those interested in architecture downtown bainbridge is worth a visit.

  • confederate memorial

    the decatur county confederate memorial is located on the grounds of the couthouse in downtown bainbrige. the standing solder motif is very common in the south.

  • Bainbridge: Azaleas and Victorian...

    If you are ever in Bainbridge, don't forget to drive around the Historic District. You will see many beautiful Victorian houses.Bainbridge is beautiful in the springtime -- azaleas in full bloom are breathtaking!!!The house on the picture is known as The Callahan Home or "Steamboat House." It was built in 1907.By the way, I live just down the...

  • Flint River -- Commercial and...

    The Flint River originates in Atlanta and offers commercial and recretional activity for Bainbridge and Decatur County.By the way, if you read "Gone with the Wind" by Margaret Mitchell, Flint River should be familiar to you. Scarlett was not amused by fishing!!!

  • Lake Seminole -- Awesome Fishing or...

    Lake Seminole covers 37,500 acres. It is created by the confluence of the Flint and Chattahoochee Rivers.If you are an avid bass fisherman, you have to try Lake Seminole!!!


Bainbridge Hotels

Bainbridge Restaurants

  • Good Mexican Food

    Laredo's had a nice looking faux adobe exterior and looked appropriate on the inside. The food was slightly above average; but the staff was slightly below average. I would consider going her again if I wanted Mexican food but would probably opt for another restaurant. Did not try the bar part because of the staff. The Enchilada Platter was pretty...

  • Good food and nice decorations!

    "Ronnie and Rhonda Hall had their grand opening of PJ’s Grill in Bainbridge this past Monday. We attended a private party there last Saturday night. The food is very good. The restaurant is very nicely decorated. They are located in the shopping center at 713 E. Calhoun Street. The menu is similar to AppleBee’s but smaller. If you have a chance,...

  • Slow Service but Good Food

    Nice location -- right on the square, in the heart of downtown Bainbridge. The old building has its charm.The food is good, too; a variety of salads, appetizers, entrees, desserts.Everything was fresh and delicious every time we visited.Service tends to be slow, though -- sometimes, not always. Chicken Fingers -- crisp and yummy, served with great...

  • Something delicious for everyone!

    It's a new place in Bainbridge. They serve hot dogs, wraps, panini, salads and soups, breakfast items like fresh muffins and bagels, coffee, tea, latte, cappuccino, fruit smoothies, and homemade ice-cream.Nice tables -- you can relax and enjoy yourself. Mocha Latte -- made with Ghiradelli chocolate, steamed milk, and topped with whip cream choice...

  • Deep Fried Seafood

    This restaraunt is located several miles from Bainbridge out in the country. It is actually an authentic farmhouse. Great setting!The specialty is fried seafood. However, they provide other Southern dishes as well. Blackberry cobbler, fried catfish -- I guess I lived here long enough to fall in love with Southern cuisine.

  • Southern Food Buffet

    Although Decatur House Restaraunt isn't fancy, it offers good Southern food -- various casseroles, fried chicken, fried fish, shrimp -- fried and boiled, peas, mashed potatoes, corn, pork chops, greens, salads, true Southern desserts -- peach cobbler, banana pudding, etc. I love their sweet potatoes -- cooked to perfection in raspberry sauce,...


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    by tatyanap Written Oct 5, 2003

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    Favorite thing: If you are in Bainbridge over the weekend, stop by our church. No, you don't have to be a Christian to visit us. Everyone is welcome!

    The church is located off Dothan Hwy. Go to this site -- -- to find the map and detailed directions.

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