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River House Seafood

125 W River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1102
+1 912-234-1900
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Cajun & Creole, American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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125 W River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1102
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful sunny day in Savannah and we stopped by River House for lunch. We started with Fried Green Tomatoes which were really good. They had a light batter and a nice Vidalia onion relish with a slightly spicy mustard base. Then we ordered oysters on...More

Thank IndySusie
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have eaten here three times and have not been disappointed. Great food, Great service, and a very friendly atmosphere.

Thank Kenneth H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were wanting a place to dine with local flavor and this was it. We started with the fried green tomato's. They were the best ever with the Vidalia onion topping that was to die for. Decided to order couple of drinks and they were...More

Thank LDJ787
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ah, Savannah. A town of town. A town for foodies. Venture down to River Street and stop in for dinner at River House Seafood. You'll be glad you did. Seriously glad you did. From the starter of the house-made whipped cream cheese and blue cheese...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here because of a recommendation! The place looks cozy and the food was delicious! Excellent service! Friendly ladies greeting us and serving our table!its a big restaurant and i suppose it gets full! But the day we were there it was just us...More

Thank AntoAshllian
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food is always good here. Today for a lighter lunch, we had shrimp salad on croissant. It comes with lettuce and tomato and the croissant is very big. It also comes with one side and the cole slaw was very good. Others at the table...More

Thank Barb125
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great food bartender was great ! Enjoyed the evening on a cold night Escargot was fabulous! Stuffed Oscar, Surf & turf, A high recomendation

Thank jenmodern
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Haven’t visited before because this restaurant is in such a touristy area, but we were very happy with it. Service was pleasant; drinks and food were good. My husband had the alligator gumbo , and I had a nice grilled fish. Pecan pie and lemon...More

Thank diamondgirlMichigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was excellent! Best salmon and oysters I've had in a long time. Oh, and the peach margarita was 👌

Thank LynetteRD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Savannah for one night and selected based on previous reviews. Service was good, food was good. Prices on high side but comparable with other restaurants of similar type. Had shrimp and grits, only complaint is the tomatoes used shed skins when cooked and had...More

Thank johnbH5543DC
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17 October 2016|
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Response from Michelle B | Reviewed this property |
it is right on the side of the river but on the ground level so you can't see much of it but you are right on the street that runs along the river
Tom M
18 December 2015|
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Response from Raven L | Property representative |
I apologize for the delay in this reply - casual to casual dress is the norm. We often have formal parties book with us as well and have separate areas for more formal dining.
23 March 2015|
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Response from earthauburnred | Reviewed this property |
Reservations are suggested on a regular basis, this being a Holiday, most definitely!!! Also, they have a varied menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 W River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1102
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 912-234-1900
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Experience genuine Savannah flavor while dining in an 1820's King Cotton Warehouse watching the merchant ships float by. Enjoy local favorites such as crispy scored flounder, shrimp & grits, filet mignon and fresh lobster. Save room for our signature desserts including praline cheesecake, pecan pie and bananas foster.
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