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125 W River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1102
+1 912-234-1900
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had our gender reveal here with our family and friends. They sectioned off an area for us so we could have some privacy. We such a good time here. Life is all about the memories you create with your loved ones and this one will go down in history for us. On top of the great view we had,... More 

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Thank Mary F
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We selected this restaurant based on the excellent reviews. We were extremely disappointed in the service and the quality of the food. We arrived at restaurant at 6:45 for a 7:00 reservation and were told to wait until 7:00. We waited at the bar and on several occasions inquired about the readiness of our table. Once it was very apparent... More 

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Thank Lesa B
Bradenton, Florida, USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This was our first visit to Savannah so I really didn't know where we wanted to eat to experience the great seafood Savannah has to offer. We asked the concierge at our hotel to suggest a restaurant which would be great for seafood and give us the 'flavor' of the city. We were not disappointed in our visit. I always... More 

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Thank Carolyn R
Tampa, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We ate here on Monday for lunch and it was great once again. We only had 3 appetizers between the two of us. We sat outside at one of the tables on the sidewalk which was nice on a not so busy day. We had the lobster and crab bisque bowl which is one of the best soups that we... More 

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Thank DCtoTB
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We decided on lunch and after viewing several restaurants on the block returned to River House. Glad we did. Our server was John A and he did a great job. Suggest the fried chicken and purple salad/crab cake. Good food at a reasonable price along with good service.

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Thank CarolinaRealtor
Waynesville
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We recently visited Savannah and were so excited to eat at River House after reading lots of menus online in the area. They advertised their Paella as a house special dish. We ordered that and also a Fried Shellfish Platter. The paella was mushy and tasteless. It was really not edible and not just our opinion- a lady next to... More 

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Thank Jill O
Summerville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to the River House Restaurant about 7PM in the evening on 10 June 2016, I remember the date and time because it was our 39 Anniversary. The wait line was extremely long, 3 hours to be exact. We decided to wait because the River House Restaurant came highly recommended and we were happy that we waited. The service... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Paella was ok, not a lot of flavor and warm on temperature. The broth is a chicken instead of seafood there for lack of flavor . Also, if you like big chunks of onions, peppers and tomatoes then you might like this paella. Service a little slow especially trying to get your check.

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Thank Willie A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped n around 2pm for a late lunch...we were seated immediately and had our drinks and appetizer within the first few minutes. We both ordered Cobb Salads and they came our quickly and were amazing. Shirley Ann was our waitress and she made sure we had a wonderful experience. The atmosphere was really nice and we were seated by... More 

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Thank Pam R
Oglethorpe, Georgia, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the place. Inviting, charming, great food Central location. Variety of entries We plan to return

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Cuisine
Cajun & Creole, American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Drinks, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
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
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
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
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?