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Circa 1875

48 Whitaker St, Savannah, GA 31401-3325
+1 912-443-1875
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“escargot” (114 reviews)
“trout” (88 reviews)
“profiteroles” (26 reviews)
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European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
48 Whitaker St, Savannah, GA 31401-3325
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I diligently studied the top restaurants according to Trip Advisor and ultimately chose Circa 1875. Everything went well in the beginning. I do think part of the problemwas a table of 10. The kitchen seemed ill-prepared to get all their dishes out...More

Thank Luv2trvl52
Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiance and I went to Savannah for a weekend getaway and ended up walking by this restaurant and liked the look of it, and so made reservations for the following night. Everyone was incredibly nice. We sat at the bar and enjoyed a couple...More

Thank Thomas_Love
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Deep fried chicken livers? Really? In a French restaurant? Just yuck. The filet was fabulous. Truffled french fries with Béarnaise sauce was delicious. Order that.

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stumbled across this restaurant while exploring Savannah on foot our first night in the city. We ate in the bar, at a banquette, and had a lovely, delicious meal. Serendipity brought us here, and we were rewarded with excellent, friendly service and delicious food and...More

Thank Gail T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate dinner at Circa on our last night in town. The escargot was very good, as was the service. The filet and ribeye were average. Honestly I was a little underwhelmed with Circa. I’m not sure if it was all of the fantastic food...More

Thank Byron B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We truly enjoyed our meal here. It is a piece of Paris in Savannah. The place truly represents a traditional bistro in a central neighborhood in Paris. We were taken quickly to our seats and we could enjoy the beautiful posters and Decour of the...More

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savjeff, Owner at Circa 1875, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Their menu says it best. Unpretentious French. Plenty of good food without being snooty. The cassoulet was amazing!

Thank David M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a vary authentic French restaurant. My husband loved the steak frites, the escargots were perfect snd they graciously treated us to the beignets for dessert. Wish we lived nearby

Thank marychristine2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were in Savannah for the night. Found Circa 1875 and it was delicious. Great wine. Great service. Food was great!! Don't miss the opportunity.

Thank Connie K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very friendly staff and great service. The decor is very nice. The food was excellent, both the appetizers and main dishes. We had fish and a meat dish and both were excellent.

Thank REBF
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August 17, 2017|
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Response from pmmcardle2 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, but I do think it's perfect for an anniversary dinner. Have fun and congratulations.
Jaime M
March 15, 2017|
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Response from savjeff | Property representative |
No we don't, I'm sorry. We have other wonderful desserts , you will enjoy, and we do have crepes.
December 12, 2016|
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Response from savjeff | Property representative |
You can call us at 912-443-1875 after 11:30 am. If no one is in yet, leave a message and some one will get back to you shortly. Gift certificates are available in any amount, and we can mail them any where you like, in the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$27 - $40
Drinks, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Whitaker St, Savannah, GA 31401-3325
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah
  • Phone Number: +1 912-443-1875
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Historic French bistro, and pub in the heart of the historic district in downtown Savannah. Extensive wine list.
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