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Spanky's Pizza Galley & Saloon

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317 E River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1221
(912) 236-3009
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Kingsland, Georgia
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped in here during a recent day trip with the family. Sign out front said home of the original chicken finger which I thought was a pretty bold statement. Well not sure if it's true but they do have some pretty good chicken fingers, all white meat and good size portions. We ordered the 20 finger platter and it was... More 

Thank Eric A
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stopped in on a Wednesday night, looking for a cold beer. We had passed the place on Tuesday and saw the sign for 75 cent beer. ..after a long day of touring the city we walked back to Spanky's. As soon as we entered we were greeted by FIVE, he was amazing. We were typical tourist and he played right... More 

Thank sex2nv
Miami Beach, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm in town consulting with my business partners planning to open a few locations in the area and they suggested that we meet at Spanky's. I was hesitant until I got there but when I arrived I was totally shocked.. I received the best service from J and the food was great !! I'll will definitely be coming back the... More 

Thank Dcabrera1
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With two other couples we visited Spankys. Thought it was just a sports bar but found it a wonderful place to eat. Good prices compared to other restaurants in area and good food. Our table had shrimp, fish and their famous Chicken Fingers which were hand breaded and just great. The Spuds as a side were also great. Recommend eating... More 

Thank Choco D
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I was doing hood on hop off trolley tour and got off on river st to eat lunch. We decided on spanky and it was great . From the atmosphere to the service was great ! Would definitely recommend!

Thank Craig B
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, fast polite service, children's pizza meals were a big hit with our picky grandchild. Will be back.

Thank Sandie T
Manchester, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant about 12 years ago and remembered that it was good then so we were hoping that it wouldn't disappoint - it didn't! We got seated and served as soon as we walked in and our server (jacques) was a great character flying around the restaurant - it's worth visiting here just for him!!!

Thank graham r
Savannah, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Jewani was my server he was very professional. Food came out QUICK! The food was excellent ! Will be back soon

Thank tiffbanks23
Tucson, Arizona
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the shromp po'boy sandwich. Very good Other orders included chicken rueben sandwich was very good.

Thank davidcurl6260
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Please ask for the honey sweet sauce for your spuds. AMAZING! Also, ask for Cheryl! She was fabulous!!

Thank sarah h
Katie M, Guest Relations Manager at Spanky's Pizza Galley & Saloon, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review and for dining with us Sarah! We love our Honey Sauce too! It has been a staple here for 40 years! We will also make sure to pass your compliment on to Cheryl! We hope to see you again the next time you are in Savannah ! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $25
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
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: 317 E River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1221
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: (912) 236-3009
Family owned and operated since 1976, Spankys serves up the worlds best chicken finger! The story goes like this, in 1976, a few friends wanted to start a restaurant on River Street in Savannah. Then, the booming River Street we know today was only a dirt road, with only a few spots for dining on the waterfront. Enter two innovative friends who cut up a few pieces of tender, white meat chicken, battered and fried them to perfection, and said to each other 'hey, son, lets call them chicken fingers!' And so Spanky's was born, and its still run by the same man and his family and loyal wonderful staff today! Come on down and dine on a piece of Savannah history with us--we're waitin' on ya!

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