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Darien River House Restaurant - CLOSED

306 Fort King George Dr, Darien, GA 31305-9040
+1 912-437-2510
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good10%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Jun 28, 2014
“Great Food and Relaxed Setting”
May 28, 2014
“Darien River House”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, International, Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
306 Fort King George Dr, Darien, GA 31305-9040
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Reviewed March 27, 2012

I moved from MA two years ago where I had access to so many great restaurants in New Bedford, Boston, Providence, Newport, etc. I am so thrilled to have such a fine restaurant as the Darien River House within walking distance! The food is amazing!...More

2  Thank DarienWaterfrontInn
Reviewed February 22, 2012

This treasure of a resturant was totally unexpected in such a small town. The food was as good as any in Atlanta.

2  Thank Dotty M
Reviewed February 20, 2012

My wife and I also attended Darien River House on Valentine's Day and had a disappointing experience eerily similar to the previous poster (skrend)...looooooong wait for food and largely inattentive service (however in fairness to the server, she seemed completely over-whelmed)...I understand Valentine's Day is...More

Thank JChristopher731
Reviewed February 14, 2012

I wanted to do something different for my wife as this was our 1st Valentine's day since we got married. This was our first visit here and I was looking forward to it as I read the reviews here. The restaurant is in an old...More

3  Thank stevestsimons
Reviewed December 10, 2011

We dined at the River House for a birthday dinner and were impressed by the food and the wines. The chef welcomed us himself and made suggestion for dinner and it was delicious. We took advantage of the offering of wine tastings and disovered a...More

2  Thank BluffLife55
Reviewed November 29, 2011

The food is incredible. Pretty much everything is great. We recommend getting the four course meal and let the chep pair a wine with each one. You will be full so do not order anything other than that or you will not make it to...More

2  Thank Bill M
Reviewed September 13, 2011

We went to Darien for our anniversary weekend and chose Darien River House for dinner on Saturday night. The location was just a couple of blocks from Open Gates B&B and was a nice walk. When we told the hostess that it was our anniversary...More

2  Thank LuckyPenny8
Reviewed September 12, 2011

Very nice spot in an antique house a few minutes north of Saint Simons Island or just south of Savannah GA. Great selection of foods including a wonderful pork dish, cheese grits, vegetable medley and a tasty Thai dish. At least 6 dessert selections to...More

2  Thank RedMonkey25
Reviewed May 28, 2011

Chef Rick is a master! We were blown away with the food. wow . The house is beautiful, the people were very nice and attentive. Chef Rick came out to meet everyone there.

2  Thank dachcity
Reviewed December 20, 2010

My husband and I have never had a bad experience at this unique spot. Of course, you would expect the seafood to be good in a seafood town... and, the Shrimp and Grits here is outstanding! The most endearing feature of this restaurant though is...More

1  Thank SSIRebecca
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$6 - $28
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Fort King George Dr, Darien, GA 31305-9040
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Darien
  • Phone Number: +1 912-437-2510
  • E-mail
Enjoy Casual Fine Dining in a relaxed and cozy atmosphere. Chef Eric,a world class Chef with over 30 years of restaurant experience, offers an ever changing fresh seasonal menu and a wine list with choices from around the world. Chef Eric also offers a nightly "Taste & Sip" Wine Pairing Dinner with 3 delicious courses perfectly paired with 3 fantastic wines for only $45! You can dine in any one of our distinctive rooms, our King George Room which reflects the feel of the 1867 Southern Vernacular Victorian, or our Riviera Room which makes you feel like your in the south of Spain or relax with some tasty hors d'oeuvres and a glass of delicious wine in our Central Wine Bar or choose to sip and nash in our Blue Mermaid Lounge. Come enjoy fresh local ingredients sprinkled with international flavor all served up with a heaping spoon of southern hospitality.
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