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River House Seafood

125 W River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1102
+1 912-234-1900
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“paella” (77 reviews)
“crab cakes” (144 reviews)
“grouper oscar” (26 reviews)
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Cajun & Creole, American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
125 W River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1102
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the fish tacos and the paella along with a couple of signature cocktails for the holidays. It was good but nothing special. The free appetizer that we got a coupon for as we passed was probably the best part of the meal. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank emeraldprincess71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a very nice dinner, no waiting surprisingly for a Friday night, restaurant was fairly busy, maybe 3/4 full. I had the flouder, my wife had the mahi sliders, both were delicious,service was great.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cwj5746
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sea bass lunch special baked in white wine. With carrots, string beans and roasted potatoes. An arugula, white wine, parmesan cheese topping cooked to perfection. My wife's salad was awesome. However, she had order envy once she tasted my dish. Good selection of Christmas cocktails...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made reservations at River House for Thanksgiving both haphazardly and very last minute. No one in my party had ever been, we decided solely on the existence of a kid’s menu. We were concerned with spending as much family time as possible without the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank mln1288
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Holy cow the crab soup was the best I ever had and the shrimp and garlic scampi was great and the grouper Oscar was fantastic - if you desire really good seafood this is a must

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank vdraddy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rainy day. Freezing cold. Just picked it at random and were so glad we did. Shirley was THE best server and talked us into the incredible Praline Cheesecake after our yummy lunch of crab soup and paella. We're so glad she did!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 14cathyb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We passed this lovely restaurant a few times and decided to make a reservation on a busy Friday. Met at door and she gave us a voucher for free Fried Green Tomatoes which were very tasty. The Parmesan Grits served with the Grouper was a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank tangi1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner early and the food was great, staff was nice, and service was quick! Would definitely go back again

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Allison W
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

We had one night in Savannah and chose this restaurant due to its proximity and good reviews on trip advisor. Service from being seated through paying our bill was impeccable. Aaron served out meals piping hot and with professionalism. My partner had filet mignon cooked...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jimmy_d_olson
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

The waiter was ok the prices were a little high but when u taste the food it’s worth it I had Mahi sliders my other had prime sliders I think the drinks were good I had peach margaritas

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank QueenieRoss75
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July 2, 2018|
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Response from Brotherdickdca1981 | Reviewed this property |
It's a question that's asked about any of the restaurants by the river in Savanna. We must have made some friends at the restaurant because they advised us that "next time" park in the lot in back of the restaurant and take... More
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.
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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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
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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