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Breezy river views and fishermen

We loved it and on our bike tour of the island stopped and headed for the coolness of the wharf... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
deanie13
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chattanooga,TN
Gorgeous Sunset

We were happy that is faired up one evening and we were able to enjoy the gorgeous sunset. Don’t... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
cer1126
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Harrison, Tennessee
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The Historic Wharf is located on Jekyll Island, this is the perfect location to see the boats traveling along the Intracoastal Waterway going to all parts of the world. This is the best location on Jekyll Island to watch the Tropical Sunset. This is...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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N Riverview Dr, Jekyll Island, GA 31527-0861
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were happy that is faired up one evening and we were able to enjoy the gorgeous sunset. Don’t miss this on your visit to Jekyll.

Thank cer1126
captphillip, General Manager at Historic Jekyll Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place to watch the sunset over the marsh. Many places along the waterfront to sit and wait for the spectacular view.

Thank Tom M
Reviewed September 4, 2018

We loved it and on our bike tour of the island stopped and headed for the coolness of the wharf. Fishermen were catching interesting-looking things. There's a shady shelter with picnic tables, a little bait shop with snacks next to it, and restrooms. I am...More

Thank deanie13
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

What an absolutely beautiful place to see the sunset over the gorgeous Jekyll Island coastline it just kept getting prettier and prettier as the sun set I think if you see the pictures I took you'll agree

Thank yummie1
captphillip, General Manager at Historic Jekyll Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2018

Thank you so much for the great review!

Reviewed August 21, 2018

We saw a croc while having lunch. Another couple said the tide went out and the birds flew in to feed on the mud - we missed low tide, have to go back!!!

Thank mcpow2012
captphillip, General Manager at Historic Jekyll Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed August 6, 2018

My father and I were initially given a wait time of 45 minutes, but were seated in less than 15. Our server was friendly and ended up making our drinks as the bartender was too busy. The food was really nothing special (I ordered the...More

Thank Elaina C
captphillip, General Manager at Historic Jekyll Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

I'm sorry but this is Tripadvisor site for the the Historic Wharf Marina and not the Wharf Restaurant. Thanks, Captain Phillip

Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed sitting outside for dinner and listening to live music - the two-person band was great and not too loud even though we were in the front row. The portions were huge! The staff was very attentive and friendly - by far the best...More

Thank CurlyRabbit
captphillip, General Manager at Historic Jekyll Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Thank you for the review!

Reviewed July 6, 2018

I love to eat here when I visit Jekyll. This restaurant does take reservations so if you have a large party I would call ahead. Great food in a great atmosphere.

Thank scottveal
captphillip, General Manager at Historic Jekyll Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2018

Thank you for the great review ! Captain Phillip Jekyll Island Boat Tours

Reviewed June 5, 2018

Had a nice lunch there after touring the Historic District. Inside or outside seating. Food was good and a nice break before we startedvour shopping for the day.

Thank Deborah M
captphillip, General Manager at Historic Jekyll Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2018

Thank you, Captain Phillip Kempton Jekyll Island Boat Tours 366 Riverview Drive Jekyll Island GA 31527 912-635-3152

Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Saw many people fishing. Was able to watch commercial fishing vessels come into port. We even watched a wedding ceremony that was taking place on the pier.

Thank xamatox
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Terry D
June 5, 2018|
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Response from captphillip | Property representative |
Yes, dogs are allowed on the Wharf. Thank you, Captain Phillip Kempton Jekyll Island Boat Tours 366 Riverview Drive Jekyll Island GA 31527 912-635-3152
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Hikermom1
July 15, 2017|
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Response from captphillip | Property representative |
The contractor says that they expect to by operating by mid August.
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