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Billy's Place at McDonough's

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20 E Perry St, Upper Floor, Savannah, GA 31401-3956
+1 912-231-9049
Monday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Billy's place is a nice and elegant atmosphere. The food and drinks were delicious. I had crab cakes, asparagus, and whipped mashed potatoes. The crab cakes was all crab the best I've had in a long time.

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Thank Perrin F
Tybee Island, GA
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I take different groups of people (40 at a time) to eat at Billy's several times each year. Haven't heard a complaint yet! Their food is wonderful and the atmosphere cannot be beat. Take the stairs or the elevator up one floor to a cozy brick-walled space with a bar and a baby grand piano. The hostess and bartenders are... More 

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Thank TybeeSherri
Frisco, Texas
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

Following a recommendation from our tour guide, we went to Billy's upstairs, hideaway location and weren't disappointed. Service to excellent as is the atmosphere. Known for its superior crab cakes, which were accompanied at our visit with mashed potatoes and asparagus. With a glass of wine and the live piano and singer, it was an enjoyable experience we'd recommend.

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Thank Frisco M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

Went here before the show. Great place. Known for its crab cakes. They didn't disappoint. All meat no fillers. Great waitress. Great pianist. Took our requests. Quiet. No noisy crowds.

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Thank Thomas M
Port Orange, Florida, United States
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

Recommended by the concierge at the Hilton DeSoto. Right around the block from the hotel, within 5 min walk. Cozy, small, limited menu. Food better than excellent, atmosphere relaxing, staff very friendly and helpful with menu choices. Piano player wonderful. No rush, asked if we wanted to relax and enjoy the music following dinner. Hostess hugged us and thanked us... More 

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Thank Linda M
Savannah, Georgia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Billy's Place at McDonough's is a nice, quiet, out of the way, almost secret lounge and restaurant. Food is excellent, bar is friendly and well stocked. If you go on weekends, music is very nice. One of my favorite places.

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Thank IILL
Savannah, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

I invited a friend to join me at Billys Place, and we walked into a standing room only crowd that was there to celebrate Billys birthday...it was incredibly awesome..so many people, great entertainment and food..My friend was thrilled that he came and will return with his family, as I will also! MR. Lee was ever so gracious as usual...no wonder... More 

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Hilton Head Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016

This was our second visit to Billy's Place and we were delighted with the experience; however, we were surprised that there were so few diners there on this Thursday evening. Perry Street is closed due to construction, so getting to the entrance was awkward; however, it is accessible. The hostess and waitress were welcoming, the food wonderful, my wife had... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

I seemed to have been in the right place at the right time. I sought shelter from the rain, under Billy's awning. I decided to go inside, after speaking briefly with Willie, who works there. He escorted me to the fine dining section, located on the 2nd floor. It was elegant & had great atmosphere & a pianist. I was... More 

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McKinney, Texas
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016

We had dinner reservations for Friday night...we had to walk through the bar to get to the area that goes up to the restaurant. The bar was so dirty...really nasty...we never made it to the restaurant. Had a great meal at the Hilton Hotel grill.

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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
Average prices
$5 - $30
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 E Perry St, Upper Floor, Savannah, GA 31401-3956
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 912-231-9049
Description
Billy's Place welcomed our new chef and new menu in August of 2013. We are open Tuesday - Saturday at 4:30PM. Billy's has live piano music every Wednesday through Saturday from 6 - 9PM. On Friday and Saturday nights our house jazz band perfoms from 9 - 12. We are on the 2nd floor, however we have elevator access. Join us at Billy's Place for a great all around dining experience.

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