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Driftwood Bistro

1175 N Beachview Dr, Jekyll Island, GA 31527-0704
+1 912-635-3588
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“squash casserole” (243 reviews)
“stuffed flounder” (170 reviews)
“pot roast” (98 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1175 N Beachview Dr, Jekyll Island, GA 31527-0704
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Reviewed today via mobile

We ate here the first night of our vacation. We read the reviews online and we were really looking forward to it. We didn't realize this would be the worst. The servers were friendly and the restaurant was clean. However, when we received our order...More

Thank AnnDozier
Reviewed yesterday

I had the chopped chicken salad in a deep fried tortilla bowl. Nice combination of grilled chicken and salad in a crispy edible bowl.

Thank janicehU3262YU
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

5 Star service 5 Star speed of service 5 Star value for food Table of 4 adults 3 kids - treated like royalty - kids food out super quick and cooked with care limited wine selection but good value $17 for Simi Chard (16 at...More

Thank DuelingSystems0317
Reviewed 2 days ago

Arrived about 6, no waiting. There were several couples seated. Staff was friendly and efficient. As we ate, the place started gaining customers, but the staff was very attentive to each table. Excellent food served hot, really flavorful.

Thank Donald E
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a fabulous dinner and our server, Mark, was truly delightful. My only complaint is that I don't live closer - I would be here all of the time.

Thank Cindie G
Reviewed 6 days ago

Everyone enjoyed dinner here from fried green tomatoes to meatloaf to shrimp and grits. Extensive menu and everything was served piping hot and fresh. Good service nice atmosphere clean facilities.

Thank MLA707
Reviewed 6 days ago

Don't think I have ever been to a restaurant with such good service and friendly attitudes. the food was very good and the support staff was more than helpful. They were always attentive without being intrusive. The food came quickly as did the bill. That...More

1  Thank gogator1
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great seafood, sides, and portion offerings. The wine is excellent and well priced. We eat here every time we come to Jekyll! Love the ambiance too. The wait staff is great!

Thank Margie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have enjoyed great food here time and again. The menu covers seafood and many other bases. They offer small and large portions. VGF and GF offerings. The prices are very reasonable. There are more sides on the menu than any other restaurant I know...More

Thank Clark T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was very good and prices are reasonable! Service was outstanding! Highly recommend. They have a varied menu with something for everyone!

Thank 477blanchet
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Questions & Answers
Tqmtara
17 July 2018|
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Response from bulletasas1 | Property representative |
I'm sorry but we do not take reservations. It is recommended that you get here at 5 when we open and we can pretty much accommodate you at that point.
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LaurynEW
28 July 2017|
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Response from bulletasas1 | Property representative |
We are very kid friendly I am happy to say that the majority of the kids we get in love the food and 9 out of 10 finish what they had.
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Lisa S
18 July 2017|
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Response from Dan D | Property representative |
yes we issue them in 25.00 increments.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$14
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1175 N Beachview Dr, Jekyll Island, GA 31527-0704
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Golden Isles of Georgia  >  Jekyll Island
  • Phone Number: +1 912-635-3588
  • E-mail
Description
Casual theme low country cuisine specializing in fresh vegetables and unique entree items featuring Wild Georgia Shrimp, Stuffed Collard Greens, Signature Pastas and Shrimp Creole. Traditional favorites like Yankee Pot Roast, Shrimp and Grits, Stuffed Baked Flounder, Fried Grilled or Blackened Wild Georgia Shrimp (did I mention that we serve Wild Gorgia Shrimp). Unique sandwiches like our Veggie Wrap and Cracker Cuban as well as burgers and salads. Full service bar specializing in frozen specialty drinks from Top Shelf Margaritas,Peach Daiquiris and Rum Bar Smashes.
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