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The Cotton Exchange Tavern & Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Special occasions, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Late Night
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a great lunch here. We were drawn in by the person giving free samples (some sort of fried fish, as I recall) out front and we weren't disappointed. We requested and were seated in a booth downstairs and our Server, Daedra, was friendly...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Mark N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stopped here for dinner on our last night in Savannah with our 10 month old son. They sat us upstairs where there were several families with small kids. It seemed as if they put all the kids up there which to be honest I...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank kristencaca
Reviewed 2 days ago

A great start to our Savannah visit, the Cotton Exchange gave us great local dishes and a fantastic server. Right on the River Walk, it reeks of history and has a real tavern feel.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jeannie K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went Savanah for a few nights getaway. Not knowing anything about tne locally owned restaurants, the Cotton Exchange was recommended to us. Great food , good atmosphere , superb service and very friendly staff. All reasonably priced. We’ll be back!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank WBK56
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great service and delicious food! We loved it and will go back. We expected the service to be a little slow due to how busy they were. But that wasn’t the case at all. We were pleasantly surprised.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank martieg825
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the old atmosphere on the river, with rock walls and low roof you could feel the history here. Excellent service and the food came fast and was delish. Loved the gator bites

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank irishfemme99
Reviewed 1 week ago

"Mean Jean" has been mixing up Bloody Marys here for about four decades, and they are perfect. If you don't want the celery, olive and okra garnishes, ask for it "Naked." But ask for it, and sit at the bar to chat with Jean. She...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank LovesFrance2010
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a read a review of this restauarant citing good food and low prices. What we got was pretty much that, though my wife liked her hamburger more than I liked my salmon club which heavy on the club and light on salmon. The...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Mitch B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a couple Cooter Browns and appetizers, which were plenty. The crab soup was thick, rich and delicious. The fried green tomatoes were good, not greasy. A seafood quesadilla was goid, too.....we ate about 4 pm on a Saturday and had a little bit...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank karen k
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here while visiting the waterfront. The staff was okay, our waitress was great even though she was slammed. The food however left me cold. The Caesar salad was swimming in dressing and there was an excessive amount of cheese (I never thought I'd say...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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April 10, 2018|
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Response from JuneC36 | Reviewed this property |
No outdoor seating. This restaurant is located in the River Front area along with other shops and restaurant. The walkway outside are narrow, uneven sidewalks full of people so there isn't any room to do outside seating... More
November 22, 2016|
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Response from Ariesontour | Reviewed this property |
You go there and they put you on a list and you have to wait your turn... but it worth
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Response from Gary B | Reviewed this property |
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