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“Excellent Service and Excellent Food”

Crystal Beer Parlor
Ranked #15 of 889 Restaurants in Savannah
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $11 - $35
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Breakfast, Reservations, Takeout
Neighborhood: Downtown
Description: Savannah's second oldest restaurant and bar has been feeding hungry Savannahians and visitors for over 75 years! Your host, John Nichols is committed to providing you with a great meal, value for your dollar, efficient, friendly service and a good stiff drink! We serve the Crystal classics like the creamy Crab Stew, juicy Burgers and the hand cut Fries. You'll also want to try the new Grilled Greek Wings, the Gawgia Cracka Nachos, Avocado Hummus, Sauteed Veggie Wrap with Goat Cheese and the Peach Cobbler. We've got the best fried shrimp in town! We've also added delicious vegetarian items to the menu! Join us at The Crystal for lunch or dinner and experience this living part of Savannah's history! All major credit cards accepted. Handicapped accessible, handicapped parking.
Reviewed June 11, 2014

Jackie Heinz, who owns the Zeigler House Inn B&B, suggested that we eat at the Crystal Beer Parlor, and I am so thankful she did. The food was outstanding, the prices were very reasonable, and the service was excellent! The whole establishment is very interesting and comfortable. I will eat here every time I travel to Savannah.

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Reviewed June 11, 2014 via mobile

At our first meal in Savannah we tried this busy corner pub. The dining room has plentiful seating. The servers are friendly and always looking to clear your table however ours was very slow and inefficient. We had the Gawgia Cracka Nachos that were very tasty. The pickles were odd and some sour cream would have been nice. The chicken tenders were moist and tasty done blackened and grilled for us. The salmon special was moist and a great citrus flavored hollandaise. The double decker turkey club was perfect. The banana egg roll for dessert was tiny but perfect with peanut butter, caramel, chocolate and ice cream. The beer selection was enormous. All in all a decent dinner.

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Reviewed June 11, 2014

Had a really good meal here. Loved the crab stew. Rachel was very efficient, knowledgeable and entertaining. Would go back. Happy hour is great.

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Reviewed June 10, 2014

First night in town and we discovered Crystal Beer Parlor. We had the oyster sandwich, the au poivre burger and the blue cheese chips. The oyster sandwich was great, the burger and chips required a special palate as the blue cheese overpowered the home made chips (which were delicious plain) and the burger was smothered in gravy. So, if you're into greasy pub food, this is the place for you!

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JohnAtCrystal, Owner at Crystal Beer Parlor, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2014

Thanks for stopping by - there's plenty on the menu that isn't "greasy pub food". The Chicken Pomodoro, the baked deviled crab, the grilled shrimp, our many salads with grilled chicken or shrimp (we'll fry them if you like), the sauteed veggies, our salmon burger, our veggie burger, our turkey burger, our avocado hummus and more. We like to think we appeal to anyone who likes to eat. If you're looking for "greasy pub food", we've got it - if you're looking for something a little lighter we've got that, too! Almost everything on the menu is fully described so that our guests can make an informed decision when ordering. Mangia!

John Nichols
Owner, Crystal Beer Parlor

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Reviewed June 10, 2014 via mobile

We visited here for lunch the other day. The crab burger was the special and it was a good size crab cake with a very tasty remoulade sauce. The crab stew was as good as any I have tasted.

Thank Bryant864
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