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Papa's BBQ & Seafood

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119 Charlotte Dr Ste A, Savannah, GA 31410-1917
+1 912-897-0236
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Waveland, Indiana
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

No place to park, so we parked at the end of the building. Walked in and place was packed, but had one table left for us. Within minutes of ordering we had our BBQ! Very fast, great waitress, very good BBQ! We will be back next time through.

Thank David S
McKinney, Texas
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847 reviews
502 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 204 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As is my custom, when I visit a new area, I seek out local places to eat instead of the chains. I was seated promptly by the host and my server took my drink order very quickly. I had the small shrimp lunch, grilled. The meal came with two sides. I had crinkle fries and coleslaw. The coleslaw had a... More 

Thank DDay1959
Savannah, Georgia
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197 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with family and had another great dinner. Fried shrimp was great, best in town. Smoked salmon salad for my wife was good as well.

Thank Peepye
Anchorage, AK
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104 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 2, 2017

This place is overlooked by most tourists. It is tucked away in a shopping center off the main road on Wilmington Island. But the locals know it and love it. And they should. Menu has grown a lot since the early days across the street, but they still do a great job on all the items they serve. Service was... More 

Thank akbear
Central Florida, Florida
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2017

We happened on Papa's through a recommendation from a local and are mighty glad we took his advice. My crab bisque (chowder?) was quite good but as a Marylander, I wanted a bit more crab meat in it. My wife's barbecue was outstanding, served on toast with a mustard-based sauce that was delicious. She considers it the best barbecue she's... More 

Thank Thomas D
Savannah, Georgia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 28, 2017

Frank and Judy Ouzts own and operate a favorite destination in Savannah on the main drag to Tybee. You'll pass a lot of great restaurants before you get there, but the wise diner bent on great food at a great price will not be disappointed by anything coming out Frank's galley. Barbecue made them famous, fresh local seafood makes them... More 

Thank savannahmayor
West Bend, Wisconsin
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

Had their crab chowder, it was good but not great. It could've used a little more crab. Had their wings; they were excellent. Now for some Key lime pie. Service was great and prices were in line with all the other restaurants in the area. Will come back again.

Thank Luavaila
West Palm Beach, Florida
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

Great place and good food. Easy to get to. Go east on President Street to Whitemarsh Island. It's next to Publix supermarket. Give it a try next time your out.

Thank F5298NEmarions
Williamsburg, Virginia
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73 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

There were 5 of us in our party. We were quickly seated but it seemed to take forever to get a seever to come to our table. The manager came over to get our drink order. While the food was pretty good, if you can't get them to come back to the table it ruins the meal. We ordered a... More 

Thank hartpndg
Bonaire, Georgia
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108 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

Took my mom here to try out as we were both hungry. No complaints. Good food, good service, food arrived in a timely manner and tasted good. I think part of our positive experience was the fact we went there about 5:20 PM on a TUE. As we were leaving, the place was beginning to fill up. Though not packed,... More 

Thank Todd M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $15
American, Barbecue, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Charlotte Dr Ste A, Savannah, GA 31410-1917
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah
  • Phone Number: +1 912-897-0236
Papa's has been Making Hungry People Happy Since 1972. We take pride in serving quality smoked meats, fresh seafood and other fine foods. All of our bar-b-qued menu items are slow cooked right here in our wood-fired pit. Only the freshest Shrimp, Flounder, Tilapia and Oysters are prepared at Papa's. All of our Soups, Salads and Sandwiches are fresh made on site everyday and we also have a Kids Menu. Papa's BBQ & Seafood is a full service restaurant with a full bar. We can accommodate large parties and have plenty of free parking only minutes away from Downtown Savannah and Tybee Island.

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