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Circa 1875

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French, European, Contemporary
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48 Whitaker St, Savannah, GA 31401-3325 (Broughton)
+1 912-443-1875
18:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 18:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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Savannah, Georgia
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90 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Always enjoy eating out at Circa 1875. The cocktails are good, varied wine cellar and the food is wonderful. The Trout for an entree and the Chicken Liver appetizer is a winner.

Thank nosher123
Ormond Beach, FL
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65 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

How I missed this place on all my trips to Savannah, I'll never know, but now that I've found it, I'll never go to Savannah again without visiting for a meal. Three of us dined at a cozy hightop in the pub side and the atmosphere had us feeling like we were in Paris. Our waiter was attentive and entertaining.... More 

Thank BJL
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Fabulous bar, warm & jazzy atmosphere. The service from James was fabulous & friendly! The mussels, scallops, truffle fries & Cesar salad - marvelous!

Thank Alicia M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely delicious seafood. Service was wonderful, especially James! Scallops, mussels and truffle fries are a must!

1 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Port Townsend, Washington
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We enjoyed a delicious casual dinner by sharing soup & an entree in the bar. An off-duty staff member kindly offered us her seat in a semi-private screened niche at this rather elegant bar separate but adjacent to the fine dining restaurant. We got the good food in a relaxed atmosphere & enjoyed our drinks & the very nice selection... More 

1 Thank Heynah
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61 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

On a recent visit to Savannah we stopped for dinner. Food and service were very nice and the atmosphere was intriguing. Seating is a little right which does make for a louder dining experience

1 Thank Mudgesdad
Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Calm ambiance, service excellent and discreet ,Food was delicious.Nice selection of wine.We choose the trout and the pork cheeks both serve to perfection

1 Thank loubidou2016
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116 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a lovely evening! The décor is beautifully appointed and creates the illusion of dining in a Parisian bistro. The menu features a good selection of appetizers, soup and salads. There’s also a varied selection of entrees and sides. Our table of two shared the foies gras en torchon as an appetizer. The foies gras is made on the premises... More 

1 Thank 1TravelMonkey
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77 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This little bistro is adorably decorated and had delicious offerings. I had the charcuterie (sp?) plate and enjoyed it very much. The French onion soup was delicious also, as was the duck. The server was knowledgeable, but not overly friendly (though not rude).

1 Thank flfrank
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188 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

So wanted to love this place. Read good reviews, heard good word on the street. The ambiance of the restaurant was lovely. The menu certainly was appealing. I ordered the special salad and the special fish-halibut. The salad was good although I asked for the dressing on the side. The halibut, I believe, would have been good except it was... More 

Thank GraceWSt_Augustine

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
French, European, Contemporary
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Whitaker St, Savannah, GA 31401-3325
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah
  • Phone Number: +1 912-443-1875

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?