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Tondee's Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
7 E Bay St, Savannah, GA 31401-1224
+1 912-341-7427
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 E Bay St, Savannah, GA 31401-1224
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Reviewed May 6, 2013

The original Peter Tondee lived in Savannah in the 18th century. The present restaurant re-opened earlier this year. It is a typical tavern that serves excellent steaks, amongst other items, at reasonable prices. Having recently arrived in Savannah, this was our first steak and what...More

Date of visit: April 2013
Thank mcall43
Reviewed April 30, 2013

I always look for restaurant deals when I travel and what brought me to Tondee's Tavern was a living social deal. I have to admit I was a little worried that so few people were in the restaurant at 7pm on a Friday night (April...More

Date of visit: April 2013
Thank Cathy G
Reviewed April 27, 2013

I purchased a Living Social voucher for this restaurant prior to reading the reviews and wondered if I made a mistake...thankfully, I did not! We had a wonderful meal here with excellent service. We visited on a quiet Monday night. I had the shrimp and...More

Date of visit: April 2013
Thank economom
Reviewed April 18, 2013

We visited this restaurant and can't say enough about the service and the food. If you love steak that melts in your mouth good, stop in for sure. Reasonably priced, great value, friendly staff. It's easy to walk right by as it is not very...More

Date of visit: April 2013
Thank TracieS27
Reviewed April 6, 2013 via mobile

My wife and I visited Tondee's Tavern on a Friday night. I had checked reviews online and was interested in visiting, as we are looking to add some variety to our frequent downtown dining experiences. After reviewing the menu posted on the front door, we...More

Date of visit: April 2013
Thank pemobley
Reviewed April 4, 2013

My party of four visited this restaurant for dinner on a Monday evening. We were seated quickly, and the service was prompt, friendly, and spot-on. Being a soup lover, I started with the crab stew, which was cream-based, very tasty, and not overly heavy, with...More

Date of visit: April 2013
Thank piedmontparis
Reviewed March 31, 2013

My friends and I went for lunch over Easter weekend. I think the salad was boring, iceberg lettuce, a few carrot specs, 2 tomato slices and some cheese. The crab stew was great, if you like bell peppers. The chicken alfredo was pretty good and...More

Date of visit: March 2013
Thank Jenni S
Reviewed March 31, 2013 via mobile

We attended this restaurant as one of the stops on a food tour (Savannah Taste Experience), and we were very glad that they introduced us to this place. The Chatham Punch was delicious, and -- I'm sure -- quite dangerous. ;-) The shrimp & grits...More

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Reviewed March 30, 2013

This was a spontaneous business luncheon mid week. We just walked up, walked in, and I was surprised at how few people were already seated during 12noon time frame. This is a mid range priced menu in my view. Most lunch type items below $10....More

Date of visit: March 2013
Thank Mike P
Reviewed March 28, 2013

Wasn't sure what to expect since reviews were mixed, but I really liked it as did my teenage daughter and her friend. I ordered a blackened chicken sandwich and it was really good. It came with a salad and it was fresh and tasty. The...More

Date of visit: March 2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 E Bay St, Savannah, GA 31401-1224
    (Drayton or Bull)
  • Public Transportation: within 2 blocks.
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah
  • Phone Number: +1 912-341-7427
  • E-mail
Tondee's Tavern is located in haunted and very historic building in downtown Savannah. Origionally built in the 1850's as the bank for the central rail road of Geogia and later occupied by General Shermans forces on their historic march to the sea.Tondee's is known for their award winning fall of the bone Baby Back Ribs, that some travelers have discribed as "the best in the world." Also offered daily is local seafood and hand cut steaks that are made with Savannahs own local flavor. Tondee's is locally owned and also boast "Savannah's best Hamburger" that is again made daily with fresh ingredients. Great lunch specials, family friendly, local fresh daily, Happy hour 4-7 Monday thru Thursday. We will see you at Tondee's.
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