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Driftwood Bistro

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner
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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.
PRICE RANGE
US$8-US$14
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was my second time had shrimp and grits with fried okra and squash casserole as my sides it was a excellent meal. Had a patron margarita that was absolutely the bomb. Our waitress Michelle was very attentive. The owner even came by the table...More

Thank J5000NDteresas
Reviewed yesterday

We are full-time RVers and travel extensively - always on the look-out for great restaurants. Unfortunately we are often disappointed. Not so the case with Driftwood Bistro. Great unique menu, friendly helpful staff, owner on premise adds to the appeal as he makes his rounds....More

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I can’t believe I didn’t take pictures of our amazing food!! We were so excited and pleased with the food and service that we completely forgot to take a picture. The food was amazing and the service was excellent! They don’t take reservations and will...More

1  Thank srudy114
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stopped in for dinner and received prompt courteous service. The menu offers a wide variety of choices. I ordered the shrimp and grits; they were good, but not great. They had too much sauce, too few grits, and were too salty. The squash casserole...More

Thank 646lorit
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have stayed at the Villas by the Sea for years but have never eaten here. The menu has something for everyone. For an appetizer I got the fried okra. It was an unusual twist on fried okra because it’s the whole okra pod flatten...More

Thank 572eddh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant really had a good menu. Very unexpected. The do have the sea food but also have good regular food like meatloaf, grits and sweet potato casserole. The portions a big size. We couldn’t finish it all. The servers were friendly and quick. Our...More

Thank 324johnv324
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything was great, but the squash casserole and the bread pudding were to die for. Don't forget to ask for the recipes.

Thank NJLadybug
Reviewed 1 week ago

We dined on a weeknight. There was mostly elderly couples. Some dressed casual and some WAY overdressed as this establishment is definitely casual. It is small, cozy, and quiet. Alcohol and some of the food are overpriced for this type of establishment. The shrimp and...More

1  Thank GeorgiaSunSet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 14. And arrived for a very good dinner with excellent service. The waiter was very attention and it didn’t take long to get our food. There was a variety of food ordered from the menu and I heard no complaints

Thank 625laurib
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is s regular stop when we visit Jekyll Island. This was the first visit when was disappointed. I had the fried shrimp and they were very rubbery in texture. The sweet potato soufflé lacked a distinct sweet potato taste. In fact, “bland” is a...More

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Vacation561874
14 November 2018|
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Response from Dan D | Property representative |
We will be having A dinner special to help bring in the New Year but we close at 9:00 so that the employees can bring in the New Year with friends and family. You might want to check out the Club Hotel for bringing in the... More
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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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