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River House Seafood

125 W River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1102
+1 912-234-1900
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Cajun & Creole, American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
125 W River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1102
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Place is clean with clear window views of River street as you dine. Wait staff is very attentive. The oysters were a bit of a rip off being that it was very little meat with a lot of greens stuffed into it, might as well...More

Thank stefann17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're in the mood for fish and seafood, this is a great option. Meal and service were excellent location on river street. Terrific desserts too!

Thank Joel K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dined at River House Seafood a few years ago, and found it to be an excellent place for dinner. We decided to go again for July 4th this year, and it was just as good. My husband and I had the flounder, and it...More

Thank Libbie67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went her for lunch. We had only salads and what I remember is that the portions were huge and quite delicious.

Thank Hugo_Nina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Weekend in Savannah and stopped at the River House. Neat bar area just inside the door where you can watch everything. Delicious appetizers and drinks. Horse shoe shaped bar encourages conversation. Next evening was dinner in the dining area. Amazing service and food- locally owned...More

Thank dzInbabe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quickly seated and timely service! Great view of River Street and all the happenings if seated at a window. We ordered a shrimp platter and the paella. The shrimp platter was great, but the paella was not as good (the rice was gummy). Overall, pleasant...More

Thank Coach N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four of us had dinner here in August 2017. The only part of the meal that got an A+ was the gumbo. Offered a free appetizer at the door and received one slice of fried green tomato each - not quite what we were expecting,...More

Thank GinaC55514
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The bread and blue-cheese cream cheese spread was awesome! The chicken was cooked perfect. The collards were alright. Overall, worth the money.

Thank Lovemyhometown75
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for lunch the prices weren't outrageous... the service was great! The food not so much... after lunch neither of us felt well. I had the paella, it was disappointing. The rice wasn't very flavorful.

Thank Christina K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I come here every time I visit Savannah and I love the food here. this time I ordered the southern fried chicken with collard greens and mac and cheese. First off the chicken was okay nothing extraordinary about it. The mac and cheese tasted like...More

Thank stefan b
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Questions & Answers
October 17, 2016|
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Response from Michelle B | Reviewed this property |
it is right on the side of the river but on the ground level so you can't see much of it but you are right on the street that runs along the river
Tom M
December 17, 2015|
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Response from Raven L | Property representative |
I apologize for the delay in this reply - casual to casual dress is the norm. We often have formal parties book with us as well and have separate areas for more formal dining.
March 23, 2015|
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Response from earthauburnred | Reviewed this property |
Reservations are suggested on a regular basis, this being a Holiday, most definitely!!! Also, they have a varied menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $35
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Romantic, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions
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 - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 W River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1102
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 912-234-1900
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Experience genuine Savannah flavor while dining in an 1820's King Cotton Warehouse watching the merchant ships float by. Enjoy local favorites such as crispy scored flounder, shrimp & grits, filet mignon and fresh lobster. Save room for our signature desserts including praline cheesecake, pecan pie and bananas foster.
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