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Frederica House

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3611 Frederica Rd, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-1301
(912) 638-6789
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5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Cullman, Alabama
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56 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

We just went for drinks during their happy hour, but the bartender was very nice and service was great! Will go for dinner next time.

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Thank Jodi L
Saint Simons Island, Georgia
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Over three decades, the Frederica House has been like an old friend to me...stayed true and consistent. Yes, there are more popular, trendy places on the island. But you can't beat FH for a family gathering, a quiet place or somewhere to eat a good meal early, before the evening rush.

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Thank Ed L
Midville, Georgia
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

we were looking for a local good restaurant that serves steaks, we made reservations for family of 5, the waitress was fair but seem like she was irritated. we had to ask for our bread and we were told we would have breadsticks and hushpuppies but the waitress told us she would have to heat them up/ once we received... More 

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Georgia
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Slow service although they were busy. Delicious seafood (I always order a cup of crab stew when I should have ordered the bowl!) Convenient mid-island location. A little on the higher end of pricing. Good food, though, worth the extra money.

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Thank kwjtn3
Athens, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

The best service perhaps on St. Simons. Never disappointed in well over 20 visits. Would love to jump in the car and drive there tonight!

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Jacksonville, Florida
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101 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

I've been going here for years. Good food and service. The tables are neat and made of driftwood. The owners and managers are really friendly and make sure everyone is enjoying their meal.

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Thank travelfan_111
Brunswick, Georgia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

Rare steak was burnt and no seasoning never even got my side of cheese grits had to ask for them to bring my girlfriends order of cheese grits and way over priced for the quality of food will not be coming back

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Thank jnipper12
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016 via mobile

Usually when I order fish fry I expect the breaking to stick to the fish, especially in an east coast fish place. I ordered flounder and the usually white fish came out incredibly dark and the breading was soggy and all over the place. I was very disappointed, coming from out of town and looking forward to a good sea... More 

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Thank Todd B
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176 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

we are locals always enjoy our meals there; but you want to sit downstairs seems families with children go upstairs

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bqk
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102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

If you want a feel of old SSI mid island feel, and fresh shrimp, or a great steak, then pull in the parking lot! Upstairs, downstairs, or at the bar, a friendly face and the owner will visit you just to see how you are and if your experience is up to snuff. Been dining here for years, and never... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $20
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3611 Frederica Rd, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-1301
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Golden Isles of Georgia  >  Saint Simons Island
  • Phone Number: (912) 638-6789

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?