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Riverfront Plaza

River Street, Between Abercorn and Barnard Streets, Savannah, GA
+1 912-308-4113
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A Greek in Historic Savannah

Rousakis Riverfront Plaza A Greek in Historic Savannah, John Rousakis, born in Savannah on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
acasasnovasg
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Heathrow, Florida
Lots going on here

It is easy to forget that the river is even there with the waterfront walk concentrating on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MWK51
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Hudson, Ohio
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This nine-block pedestrian plaza is located on the former grounds of the city's cotton exchange.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lots of shops” (19 reviews)
“savannah river” (19 reviews)
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River Street, Between Abercorn and Barnard Streets, Savannah, GA
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+1 912-308-4113
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Rousakis Riverfront Plaza A Greek in Historic Savannah, John Rousakis, born in Savannah on 1929, was a well known Basket Ball player before he became a politician and then the first Greek-American to become Mayor of the Town. I learned that under Rousakis' mayorship, River...More

Thank acasasnovasg
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is easy to forget that the river is even there with the waterfront walk concentrating on restaurants and shops. There are employees standing outside, trying to coax you into their establishments and bright lights vieing for your attention. Hard to see the history in...More

Thank MWK51
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

restaurants, gift shops, and touristy things. BUT great stroll along the riverfront. walking down the old steps is a nice treat. for you History buffs>>you can see the old walkways and buildings where cotton used to be stored before being shipped out.

Thank coolgal500
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were here for three nights and we walked nad walked. Cute shops, places to eat and bars. Lots to see and do. A must in Savannah.

Thank Diana W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Riverfront Plaza is filled with nothing but eateries, candy stores and bars. Guess if you're in our mid twenties, it would be heaven but it didn't reflect the history of the riverfront at all.

Thank RayGCincinnati_OH
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is a must when in Savannah for all the shops including candy shops, souvenirs right down to the bars and restaurants!

Thank Tara H
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to take a stroll. Lots to see and do. The shops are all different some souvenirs, some clothing, some knick knacks, handmade items and a little bit of everything in between. Great place to find something different!!

Thank Tinkerbell1391
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We spent quite some time on River Street both during the day and in the evening. Different experience both times and good both times. It is very crowded, the streets are uneven cobbled stone and brick with steep staircases but well worth every step. Take...More

Thank CJ J
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The perfect place for any sort of visitor as there's something for everyone. Bars, restaurants, gift shops, and guided city tours make this the perfect little street for just about everyone. A little rough to get to as the cobblestones seem original and are therefore...More

Thank nkkgytn
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Nice area closed to most traffic where you can watch ships & tour boats on the Savannah River, learn local history of Revolution & Civil Wars from signposts along the way. Many restaurants &bars serving local favorites of the low country.

Thank Kathleen,John M
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Response from GastroJedi | Reviewed this property |
The Cool Savannah Tours and Gifts at 42 East Bay Street carries an assortment of lotions and soaps, including magnolia lotion. Also, they have a website.
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