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Mrs. Wilkes Dining Room

107 W Jones St, Savannah, GA 31401-4507
+1 912-232-5997
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beef stew” (302 reviews)
“rutabaga” (109 reviews)
“banana pudding” (311 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
107 W Jones St, Savannah, GA 31401-4507
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Reviewed yesterday

This place is well worth waiting in line for. There is always a wait as there are no reservations. However, as soon as one walks in you are escorted to a table laden with home cooked entrees and can begin your meal immediately. I love...More

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed yesterday

We love the South for its fried chicken and we have three favourites: Mamas Farmhouse (Pigeon Forge, TN), Mrs Wilkes (Savannah, GA) and the Whistle Stop Cafe (Juliette, GA). The food and service at all three are excellent and the price is reasonable. Mamas' family...More

Thank SilverHairSkier
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was the neatest experience we had in Savannah! We got in line around 12:45 & waited about 15 minutes. We were seated at a table with 6 other diners and the table was set with piping hot amazing southern food. We enjoyed our table...More

Thank kkeegs
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Definitely worth to wait all the queue to taste all those amazing southern home made foods! It took more than 1,5 hours to come inside so take into consideration before planning your day. 😉

Thank asyilmaz
Reviewed 4 days ago

You eat family style. Someone at our table counted 28 different dishes. It is recommended getting in line at 10:15 to get the first sitting. The second sitting starts after first is completed and they close at 2 pm. It's a good way to try...More

Thank Evelyn E
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a must do if you visit Savannah, food is awesome. The employees were friendly and very attentive. We go every time we visit Savannah. One call out is they only take cash or check FYI

Thank theone6713
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wasn't sure I would like the family style service but it was a lot of fun. Food was great and abundant. Only waited for 5 minutes (went at 1pm).

Thank PCB0716
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was amazing. We waited 30 minutes which I understand is really quite short for this place. Service was great too. I just really struggled with how much food appears to be wasted. because they serve family style seemed there was a significant amount of...More

Thank AJamesLondon
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had flown the Red Eye from the west coast and arrived in Savannah after a full day of work, and an overnight flight. It was warm and humid. I hoped I had made the right choice in selecting Mrs. Wilkes for our lunch before...More

Thank JJLMc
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived there at 10:00 am and were part of the second table to be seated. We were done eating and walking out the door at 11:45. Waiting an hour for the food was reasonable, but it probably would not be worth waiting much longer....More

Thank BubblesDuck
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AWPVB
19 October 2018|
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Response from jbyrne4482 | Reviewed this property |
I'm really not sure about that, I would call them directly, the sooner the better.
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Barbara B
1 September 2018|
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Response from Glenn H | Reviewed this property |
We waited 2 hours, great conversations with folks we didn't know while waiting on the sidewalk,and then at the table. Worth the wait.
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Joanne C
21 August 2018|
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Response from Regan P | Reviewed this property |
No they do not, first come first served. We waited in line for approx 2 hrs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 W Jones St, Savannah, GA 31401-4507
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 912-232-5997
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