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Driftwood Bistro

1175 N Beachview Dr, Jekyll Island, GA 31527-0704
+1 912-635-3588
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pot roast” (90 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1175 N Beachview Dr, Jekyll Island, GA 31527-0704
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had dinner at Driftwood Bistro. We ate here last year and it was good then. It is still excellent. I started with the Hogue Pinot Grigio. Good choice. Took half the bottle home for later consumption 😀. Ken had the Crab stuffed flounder with...More

Thank Ken-Barbie-5357
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit here and once again the food was amazing. I had the vegetable plate, which was 4 veggies and it was a lot of food. Very good and the service was great too.

Thank Jill S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

EXCELLENT service, food and atmosphere. My mom, sister and I went to St. Simons and Jekyll Islands for Labor Day wkend - thru Tues Sept 5th - 2017 and the Holiday Inn Concierge, where we stayed, suggested Driftwood Bistro when I asked for a recommendation....More

Thank Stevie E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Driftwood has seen many owners over the years and has been less than enjoyable. NOW, it's a find and a very reasonably priced experience. The atmosphere is bright and welcoming and service outstanding. The owner comes around to the tables to check to see...More

Thank bonita099
Dan D, Owner at Driftwood Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

You are right that the location has had many different Concepts however the Driftwood Bistro has had only had one owner in the entire eight years we have been open. Thank you so much for your positive feedback it is always refreshing to know that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We can't say enough good things about both the service and food. I had read the reviews and as it was well rated my husband, son and I went to dinner. A few customers on the way out were raving about the meatloaf but we...More

Thank Rose O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We looked forward to eating dinner here and we weren't disappointed. This is a favorite with the locals and there's usually a line when they open at 5 p.m. We both had the shrimp dinner, I had the petite and my husband had the larger...More

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was with a group of six people that took a shuttle bus from the South end of Jekyll Island all the way to the North end of the island --- because we heard someone say the food was good. They were right. To a...More

Thank Steven D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were told we had to go to this restaurant to eat ... I food was good, but not enough were I would want to go back. The service was good, it felt dark and we were sat at small table but so packed into...More

Thank cinie24
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were visiting Jekyll Island for the first time and had no idea where to eat. I had seen a review for the Driftwood Bistro and it sounded good so, since we were near Driftwood Beach, I figured it was worth a stop. Man what...More

Thank Dr_Tom82
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were on Jekyll Island for a few days. We went to Driftwood Bistro on our last night. I wish we would have gone on our first night so we could have gone back every night and tried everything on the menu. We had the...More

Thank Keywestjack
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LaurynEW
29 July 2017|
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Response from bulletasas1 | Property representative |
We are very kid friendly I am happy to say that the majority of the kids we get in love the food and 9 out of 10 finish what they had.
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Lisa S
18 July 2017|
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Response from Dan D | Property representative |
yes we issue them in 25.00 increments.
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FMBFLMom
22 April 2017|
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Response from bulletasas1 | Property representative |
I'm sorry we don't have outdoor seating and only service dogs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 14
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1175 N Beachview Dr, Jekyll Island, GA 31527-0704
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Golden Isles of Georgia  >  Jekyll Island
  • Phone Number: +1 912-635-3588
  • E-mail
Description
Casual theme low country cuisine specializing in fresh vegetables and unique entree items featuring Wild Georgia Shrimp, Stuffed Collard Greens, Signature Pastas and Shrimp Creole. Traditional favorites like Yankee Pot Roast, Shrimp and Grits, Stuffed Baked Flounder, Fried Grilled or Blackened Wild Georgia Shrimp (did I mention that we serve Wild Gorgia Shrimp). Unique sandwiches like our Veggie Wrap and Cracker Cuban as well as burgers and salads. Full service bar specializing in frozen specialty drinks from Top Shelf Margaritas,Peach Daiquiris and Rum Bar Smashes.
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