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Shell House Restaurant

8 Gateway Blvd W, Savannah, GA 31419-9752
+1 912-927-3280
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (78 reviews)
“boiled shrimp” (45 reviews)
“hush puppies” (59 reviews)
Closes in 26 min
16:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood
€€ - €€€
8 Gateway Blvd W, Savannah, GA 31419-9752
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1 - 10 of 558 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Went on a Wednesday evening for a family dinner and no wait time at 7pm even though the parking lot looked full. The low country boil was plentiful and the best thing on the plate was the red potatoes as the the shrimp were slightly...More

Thank Kodiak_kid_123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for dinner on a Saturday night. There was about a15min wait. There was ample room for our party of 6 and other guests to sit on the waiting area. This was my first time here and there were so many good looking items...More

Thank workingmom65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were with a group of 16 folks and stopped at this restaurant and both the food and service was very good. Everyone enjoyed their seafood and it could not be any better. However don’t like eating off plastic plates and silverware. May not be...More

Thank rc1950
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I expected more for the price of my meal. When I arrived the parking lot was packed. 50+ cars. So that usually means good things. I got inside to find the place not that busy. Must have a large work force. Back to expecting more....More

Thank Matthew E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hubby and I went here after selling at Keller's all day. Very good. We got 1/2 dozen stead oysters Awesome done just right. Next crab stew again wonderful. Then we got something like a seafood platter it had fried shrimp, oysters, catfish and flounder with...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here because we were looking for steak and seafood. We both ordered surf and turf. Too much food. We could have shared one meal. But it was delicious. They were very busy. Not a fan of the hole in the table to the...More

Thank luv2golf12
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was with a group of senior citizens, on a bus tour and we stopped at Shell House for dinner. This was the first time I was at a restaurant with circular holes in the table for the trash. I had the shrimp and some...More

Thank brontz
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We just arrived back from dinner at the Shell house Restaurant and I just couldn't believe how wasteful they were. I pride myself on reducing waste, as we all should. I don't think recycling is a top priority for this restaurant. In the centre of...More

1  Thank Retired_teacher_56
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I'm mostly a Gulf of Mexico guy. But lots of good choices here. Some got the snow crab. Large serving and looked pretty full - but not FULL legs. We got fried shrimp and grilled shrimp. Well prepared. Service was good. Bit noisy but great...More

Thank RiverCajun
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We are here for a convention. We asked several Savannah natives, some hotel staff, and other visitors where to eat seafood and this place was recommended by all. We must have come at a great time, they were able to seat our party of 14...More

Thank poodle1995
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Questions & Answers
30 September 2017|
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Response from mstugger | Reviewed this property |
Can't remember. But, you can always call and ask.
Kelly B
13 August 2017|
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Response from lance g | Property representative |
We run the all you can eat on Sundays from 4 to 6 pm. Thank you for the Question. Lance Garrett
Marti S
18 December 2016|
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Response from Marilee B | Reviewed this property |
You could certainly call and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Gateway Blvd W, Savannah, GA 31419-9752
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah
  • Phone Number: +1 912-927-3280
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