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The Pirates' House

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$$ - $$$
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20 E Broad St, Savannah, GA 31401-2929 (Bay St.)
+1 912-233-5757
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11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Bloomville, New York
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My Husband & I had a really good time here! The lunch buffet was fabulous! The Waitress and staff was so much fun and took care of everyone's requests!! The children were having the best time with the Pirate trying to steal food! hahaa A must stop for anyone wanting a very good meal and time!

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Thank beepee9
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Wanted low country cooking for Valentines Day...this buffet is comparable to yet less costly than the more popular ones at Mrs. Wilkes and Paula Deens..plus the historical old-old building is fascinating

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Thank Kay B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Our waiter, Blake provided excellent service. He was very familiar with the menu and able to answer all our questions. The wedge salad with candied bacon was crispy and fresh. The jumbo lump crab cake was delicious with almost no fillers. The grilled shrimp are USA and were so tender. My husband really enjoyed his She Crab soup and filet... More 

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Big Stone Gap, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I stopped here for lunch. They offer a delicious looking buffet for $13.99 but we opted to order from the menu. I got a fried green tomatoes and bacon salad. It was absolutely delicious. 4 huge perfectly fried green tomatoes with lost of bacon on top of a mixed green salad. The dressing was on the side... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

While the buffet did not appeal to us, the sandwiches were quite good. The server was very friendly. We would definitely return.

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Habersham, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Best steaks in Savannah!!! Great drinks!!!Really awesome atmosphere!!! Wonder service!!! A must visit while in Savannah!!!

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Thank dannystill13
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Thought this was gonna be a tourist trap, but just the opposite! Food was delish, fried chicken a must try!

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Grand Rapids, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I'm skeptical of anything pirate related but I was blown away by this place. We had the lunch buffet and it was fantastic. The collard greens are the best I've ever had. The kitchen staff was out filling the trays and were asking them questions when they offered to bring us some fried okra that was not on the buffet.... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited this restaurant primarily because it is the oldest house in Savannah and frankly, the oldest place we have been in the US. It is a wonderful piece of history. Our server, Sibyl, was one of the kindest, most solicitous servers we have ever experienced. She kept my beverage glass brimming at all times and even gave us a... More 

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Guelph,On
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The ambiance of a historical, haunted house, in a classy state of antique disrepair, excellent friendly service, and absolutely the BEST scallops I have ever had the pleasure of devouring!!! Cooked, seasoned and served perfectly!! Wish I could visit here on a weekly basis!!! Again, my compliments to the chef who prepared our delicious dinner on January 15, 2017

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 E Broad St, Savannah, GA 31401-2929
    (Bay St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 912-233-5757
Description
The entire family is sure to enjoy Savannah's most intriguing & historic restaurant. At the Pirates' House, our most precious treasure is the food. Situated in Trustees Garden, merely a scant block from the Savannah River, the Famous Pirates' House is the most historic spot in Georgia. The Herb House, erected in 1734, located inside the Pirates' House, is said to be the oldest house in Georgia. The Pirates' House first opened in 1753 as an inn for seafarers and fast became a meeting point for blood-thirsty pirates & sailors. Enthusiastically recommended by AAA, Food & Wine and Redbook.

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