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Savannah Red

100 W Trade St, Charlotte, NC 28202 (First Ward)
(704) 358-6524
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Ranked #302 of 1,944 restaurants in Charlotte
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Neighborhood: First Ward
Cross street: Trade and Church
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Charlotte, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

A group of friends and I tried this venue for Charlotte Restaurant Week. Although we ate off of a smaller menu, I made sure to try the tried and true Krispy Kreme Bread Pudding - it definitely lives up the the hype! It comes out on FIRE on a square plate, and is delectable and sweet! The restaurant itself is... More

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Davidson, NC
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27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Note, we dined there with a group, had a dedicated menu rather than ordering from the normal offerings. Service was superb - attentive yet not overbearing. Food was very good, but the quirky occasionally threatened to overcome the adventure. Fried oyster and small cup of gumbo as appetizers were superb; poached egg swimming in bacon consomme was very good but... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Went to Savannah Red recently during Restaurant Week with some foodie friends after hearing the rave reviews. My experience was not in the category of "exceptional" it was actually far from it. The positive is the beautiful decor and light fixtures. The menu is limited, the service was so so and my steak and two asparagus spears were served cold.... More

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Charlotte M, Manager at Savannah Red, responded to this review

I would like to sincerely apologize for your unfortunate dining experience. There is no acceptable excuse for delivering cold food or giving bad service. Our restaurant prides itself on giving our customers a memorable experience and it upsets all of us to hear of a disgruntled guest. Savannah Red changes their menus seasonally and we do tastings prior to introducing... More

Cincinnati, Ohio
Top Contributor
137 reviews 137 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

I don't understand all the five stars and the one one star review. There's nothing terrible about this place. But, there is nothing great about it either. The restaurant is a small room off the bar off the lobby. Kind of a cool room, but it was pretty empty so not much of a vibe to it. The menu rid... More

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Bel Air, Maryland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

A hidden treasure hiding in plain sight!! if this wasn't located in the Marriott lobby people would be raving about it. The creativity is only outdone by the delivery and flavor. Go if you want some of the best new south food, don't go if you are a snob who won't go to a restaurant in a Marriott no matter... More

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Roaring Gap, North Carolina, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

This is my new favorite restaurant in Uptown Charlotte. I'm strictly Vegan and the Chef prepared a special meal for me. I'm used to just putting "sides" together, so this was a real treat. Both my husband's an my meals were delicious, and the service is friendly and attentive. Good wine choices, as well. The dark red decor is just... More

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Wellesley, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013 via mobile

My mother raves about this place, she frequents Charlotte for the theatres and has visited all of the restaurants in the area. There was a warmth to the atmosphere and service, which included the chef who came to our table to describe our specially-requested vegan meal. It was a wonderful experience from the moment we walked in. The walls are... More

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Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013 via mobile

A small, perhaps 15 table, restaurant in the Marriott Hotel. The ambiance was at best ho-hum. The service was very attentive but the meals were not memorable. The red velvet cake dessert was very dry.

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Hamilton Square, New Jersey
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126 reviews 126 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

Gourmet Soul Food? I love it. Who would have thought such a nice little gem would be hidden inside the Charlotte Marriott. We had some very artistic chefs with us since we were all here for the Research Chefs Association's annual conference. No pressure to the chef since we didn't say anything until half way through the meals. They started... More

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Jonesborough, TN
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146 reviews 146 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Once again we visited the Savannah Red in Charlotte. I've almost always ordered the Filet, and it was fantastic as ever. My husband had the Seafood Special and it was excellent as well. We shared the Trio Sampler as an appetizer, and you just can't beat the sauces. We spent our first hour at the wine bar, chatting with two... More

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