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American, Seafood
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I went there on a Thursdau night. The restaurant socially distanced inside, like other restaurants, with every other table available. There were many servers moving around. The area we were seated in had about 4 tables in use when we arrived. We...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed June 14, 2020

I think they changed cooks. I used to ride there all the time on the bike. Last 2 times I got fried pickles & calamari. They cooked them together so my calamari tasted like fried pickles. They beer selection is very poor. mostly IPA but...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed March 27, 2020

We decided to try Fish Tales based on previous reviews. When we arrived we were told it would be 20 minutes for a table but were pleasantly surprised with just a five minute wait. The setting here is just like the photo - open air...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 21, 2020 via mobile

Stopped here after visiting Fort McAllister. Not many other restaurants nearby but this was a great lunch stop. My wife needs to eat gluten free so she got a blackened sea bass sandwich minus the bun. I had blackened fish tacos both were fantastic. We...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 8, 2020 via mobile

This place used to be our go to joint. Over the last two years it’s been so hit and miss, that we rarely go anymore. Sometimes it will be fantastic, and then other times the service and food are so bad we don’t come back...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 12, 2020 via mobile

My husband and I have camped several times at nearby Fort McAllister, and have always marveled at the crowds that gather at this little restaurant. We finally tried it a couple of nights ago, and we were so pleased. The location and view was wonderful,...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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ButchB_11, Owner at Fish Tales, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2020

Thank you Debbie! We appreciate the kind words, look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed February 11, 2020

This is a very interesting restaurant. It is on the River Ogeechee. We sat in the indoor patio area - quite chilly, but charming! The server was very good and cheery. The food was good, but the hushpuppies were really good, as was the coleslaw.

Date of visit: February 2020
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ButchB_11, Owner at Fish Tales, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2020

jcook1045, thank you for your kind words! Come back soon!

Reviewed February 10, 2020

Low key, very relaxed, fun place to visit. Our entrees were great and plentiful. Watching boats and taking in the coastal breeze is not to be missed.

Date of visit: September 2019
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ButchB_11, Owner at Fish Tales, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2020

Pathfinder, thank you for the review! We really appreciate it!

Reviewed January 24, 2020

We stopped in on the recommendation of a fellow camper at the Fort McAllister campground. It was a cold, blustery night and we got a table with a beautiful view of the river. Our server was Tori and she was very helpful and attentive. My...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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ButchB_11, Owner at Fish Tales, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2020

Conquistador1513, thank you for the kind review! We're happy to hear you had a good time and enjoyed the food and the view!

Reviewed January 21, 2020 via mobile

Three of us had dinner here a few nights ago, 2 had the fried shrimp dinner, one shrimp and grits. All meals were OK, not great. The shrimp was a bit chewy as if it may have been frozen. The oven was not working the...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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ButchB_11, Owner at Fish Tales, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2020

Hey Voyager! Thank you for letting us know about your experience with us. All of our seafood is served fresh and the oven is used for our buffalo crab dip and our seafood au gratin. Those are the only two items that would be unavailable...More

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mrsmanion1231
January 25, 2020|
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Response from ButchB_11 | Property representative |
Yes! Dogs are welcome at our outside tiki hut!
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March 1, 2018|
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Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
Yes as far as I know
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June 7, 2016|
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Response from ButchB_11 | Property representative |
Maybe this fall and winter Crab prices are up. Opilio crab which is what most folks consider "snow crabs" quotas are down this year therefore prices are up. Bairdi crab should be plentiful by fall, so once we can get... More
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