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Blackwater Grill

) #41 of 77 Restaurants in Saint Simons Island €€ - €€€ , American, Gluten Free Options
260 Redfern Vlg, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2501
+1 912-634-6333
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“jambalaya” (31 reviews)
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Contemporary, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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260 Redfern Vlg, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2501
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Not same owners since show Diners, Drive Ins & Dives was here. Weeknight empty except at the bar and a few tables, service was untrained and sloppy.The cornbread was excellent, so was Jambalaya and fish was fresh. Half of the food slopped off the plate...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stumbles upon BG after a dinner elsewhere and it was too early to back to the motel. Since it raining we just decided to go over to Redfern Village. We had a great time. Bartender was super. I loved the atmosphere of the place; menu...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived after a long days drive from the northern outer banks of North Carolina on our way home to south Florida. Normally, when we do this trip, we stop in Savannah where we have numerous favorite places for dinner. Due to an early start,...More

Thank RJKanter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this restaurant July 26,2017. Reservations made. Arrived on time. No hostess. Finally a waiter said it would be a few minutes. No one else ahead of us. 45 minutes to seat us. Over an hour to get our meal. That's the bad part.When the...More

Thank carjockeygene
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for coming out and visiting our restaurant. I do apologize for the wait that you had to endure. It was a day that could have been planned out a lot better and for that i do apologize. But I am glad that you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Eclectic design furnishings. Good food. Place was packed but service was ok. We had large group and they managed well. Make reservations in advance.

Thank James A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sitting in this place on a Tuesday night.... It has taken 1 1/2 hours to get our appetizers. Just cancelled the rest of our order. Food that we got was good. Fire management and start over. Will never come here again.More

Thank Marilynmonroe2
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for coming out to our restaurant. I want to apologize for the long wait that you had to endure. We have made major changes to make sure that doesn't happen anymore. I do hope that you would come and give us another chance...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of my very favorite restaurants to go to for dinner. I have never been disappointed in anything I have ordered here. The staff is always so helpful and friendly and the food is like none other. It has a cajun flair to...More

Thank Julie F
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This was a great restaurant while original owners were in charge. A great place for special occasions or out of town company. Since it was sold about 5+ years ago the food has gotten progressively disappointing. The steaks were full of fat/grizzle, the shrimp tasteless,...More

Thank tamaraleek
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Blackwater didn't start well for my wife and I, but came under new ownership about 2 years ago. What an improvement! Great food with a cajun influence and great daily specials. My wife and I spent our last anniversary there. Yum.

Thank Jack W
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We visit Saint Simons Island every year for vacation as a family. We have our typical dinner spots we hit every year. Tonight we decided something new at the Blackwater Grill. This was our first visit, but we'd heard the food was good. I'd rate...More

Thank Perry C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 260 Redfern Vlg, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2501
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Golden Isles of Georgia  >  Saint Simons Island
  • Phone Number: +1 912-634-6333
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