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“A must go for Foodies”
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Sapphire Grill
Price range: $60 - $80
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Downtown
Cross street: Congress & Whitaker
Description: One of the city's most consistently stylish restaurants evokes a low-key, counterculture bistro, but its cuisine is grander and more cutting-edge than its industrial-looking decor and its level of hipness would imply. Wrapped in warm brick and cool steel, the Sapphire Grill has steeped itself in a history of fine culinary tradition. Christopher Nason is the owner and the most talked about chef of the moment in Savannah, preparing what he defines as a "coastal cuisine" based on seafood hauled in on the day of its preparation from nearby waters. From seasonal chanterelles and oregon black truffles, to the most tender cuts of meat and delicate seafood, Chef Nason and his team work feverishly to keep Sapphire at the mark expected of her.
Reviewed November 10, 2012

This is one of the Gems of the Savannah scene. It is exquisite, and service is more reliably good than some of the other great restaurants that tend to have more turn over of staff. It is pricey of course, but you get what you pay for. This is gourmet food, not southern fried stuff.

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1  Thank neurovictory
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Reviewed November 5, 2012

Excellent service and outstanding food!! I ordered the server's recommendation - grilled salmon, and must say it was cooked to perfection and was probably one of the best fresh-tasting salmon I have ever had! The bar has a great selection of wine and spirits - perfect all around!

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Thank DePonce
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Reviewed November 1, 2012

The service was very attentive and we like the format: a select choise of fine meats or seafood witha selection of different sauces. When we were uncertain of which sauces would best compliment our chosen fish or scallops, the waiter was very helpful. The buns offered while we waited for the rest of the meal were probably the best we've ever had in a restaurant (and we've traveled extensively). i should have asked for more. The air was a bit too cool for me and the light too blue (but then, this WAS the Sapphire Grill) but the warm service more than made up for it.

Thank Katalin R
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Reviewed October 31, 2012

From start to finish, our meal was exceptional. To start, there was warm bread to dip in individual plates of olive oil seasoned with freshly ground parmesan and pepper. The entree's were wonderful and could be simply grilled and accompanied with delicious sauces. Our server was very attentive without being intrusive. Lovely drinks and wines, too.

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Thank suzy b
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Reviewed October 22, 2012

The food was great! The service was outstanding! The atmosphere was hip and trendy.. I would definitely recommend it to friends...

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Thank David S
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