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Papa's BBQ & Seafood

119 Charlotte Dr Ste A, Savannah, GA 31410-1917
+1 912-897-0236
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunswick stew” (17 reviews)
“brisket” (18 reviews)
“shrimp salad” (12 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
119 Charlotte Dr Ste A, Savannah, GA 31410-1917
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant has a unique blend of bbq and seafood. Lunch combos allow you to pair things like Brunswick stew with shrimp salad. Food and service were great and fast.

Thank Eddy O
Reviewed 1 week ago

very busy until 8pm and people still coming in. I sat at bar and watched multiple call in orders. I had the brisket plate with fried okra and sweet potato fries. Very filling plate and I was hungry because business caused me to skip lunch....More

Thank michael p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met a friend for lunch at Papas today. The BBQ chicken is definitely my favorite for the Q here. It's a fall off the bone slow cooked chicken half with just the right amount of smoke and sauce. Can't go wrong with the gumbo or...More

Thank localsavBBQlover
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and service. I had the Brisket and Flounder platter, my wife had grilled shrimp. Both were excellent. Gumbo appetizers we had were great. Serivce was also great. Highly recommend this restaurant if you visit Tybee Island.

Thank BD6780
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Quite decent for a diner, good portions,delicious crab choulder, sandwiches, salads The service is nice,tho I couldn't even finish the order, the waiter was hurrying up already to leave)) Other than that,just nice diner

Thank Antanina K
Reviewed 23 February 2018

We love Papa's BBQ sandwiches and always stop in when we come to town. We first started coming to the restaurant in 1990 and the BBQ sauce is still incredible. We will keep coming back as long as the restaurant is in Savannah!

Thank Vicki B
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I went here based on all the good reviews. I had a plate with both fish and BBQ, with mac & cheese and cole slaw. The food was definitely not up to my expectations based on the reviews. Based on my visit, I can't recommend...More

Thank J_E_Donnelly
Tonya W, Public Relations Manager at Papa's BBQ & Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2018

Thanks for leaving a review. Please accept our apology for your experience at Papa’s BBQ. We strive to make hungry people happy. We hope that you will try us again.

Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

The food was unremarkable. The service was fairly good however. I've had better bbq elsewhere but in a pinch it will do.

Thank 2Nickels78
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere, great tasting food, $15 is a bit steep for only 10 shrimp, knowing they are caught fresh just a few miles away.

Thank keith b
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We chose the restaurant because it was local. Sat there for a good 15 minutes-no water served nor a waitress to take our orders. The floor manager greeted every table around us except ours. Another group was seated and in less than 5, water was...More

Thank Amythyst1
Tonya W, Public Relations Manager at Papa's BBQ & Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Thanks for letting us know about your dining experience at Papa’s BBQ. We are sorry to hear about the service you received during your visit. Papa’s BBQ does not discriminate against any person. We are proud to have a diverse staff to represent our restaurant....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Charlotte Dr Ste A, Savannah, GA 31410-1917
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah
  • Phone Number: +1 912-897-0236
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Papa's has been Making Hungry People Happy Since 1972. We take pride in serving quality smoked meats, fresh seafood and other fine foods. All of our bar-b-qued menu items are slow cooked right here in our wood-fired pit. Only the freshest Shrimp, Flounder, Tilapia and Oysters are prepared at Papa's. All of our Soups, Salads and Sandwiches are fresh made on site everyday and we also have a Kids Menu. Papa's BBQ & Seafood is a full service restaurant with a full bar. We can accommodate large parties and have plenty of free parking only minutes away from Downtown Savannah and Tybee Island.
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