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Mrs. Wilkes Dining Room

107 W Jones St, Savannah, GA 31401-4507
+1 912-232-5997
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef stew” (279 reviews)
“rutabaga” (110 reviews)
“banana pudding” (303 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
107 W Jones St, Savannah, GA 31401-4507
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Mrs. Wilkes Dining Room is the epitome of comfort food: fried chicken, beef stew, barbecued beef, rutabagas, collard greens, okra, candied yams, squash, red rice and sausage, cabbage, cornbread dressing, hot biscuits, corn muffins, green beans, black eyed peas, and banana pudding or peach a...More

Thank Martin W
Reviewed 3 days ago

You are seated approximately 10 to a table and if you don't have 10 be prepared to make new friends. All the food was served family style with about 10 different sides (creamed corn, collard greens, black eyed peas, rutabagas, mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes, green...More

Thank Laurence S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited this establishment on a Tuesday in December. We got on line at about 11:11am. There is plenty of street parking but make sure you bring quarters for the meters. We waited less than 15 minutes. We were seated with three other couples. Part...More

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went on Black Friday. Had to wait 2-1/2 hours to get in. Weather was OK and plenty to talk about with strangers before you get in. I had guests from out of town so it was the tourist thing to do. The food was good...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

OMG! Those biscuits!!!! Melt in your mouth! It’s a thanksgiving-day style layout, everything I tried I enjoyed except the cucumbers... I think it’d be an acquired taste. We arrived at 10:30am on a Friday, we got first seating. So they allow a group of guests...More

Thank amymetivier
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal here. It's off-season so getting here at 10 was plenty of time to get first seating at 11. The food was awesome!!! There is so much to choose from and it's all great. Sitting with strangers was a nice experience,...More

1  Thank littlelu74
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had to have lunch here. It was so worth the short wait. The family style meal is wonderful. There were so many different dishes and food was replaced immediately, if it got low. The charge of 22.00 per person is a very good deal...More

Thank Gloria S
Reviewed 1 week ago

we had been told for several years to give this place a try but never found the time. we should have found the time. you will have to wait in line, so be there early. it is only open for lunch from 11am to ~3pm....More

1  Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved Mrs. Wilkes - I lined up early, travelling alone I was soon in conversation with others in the line, all eager to try the southern food and family style eating. We weren't disappointed. Loved the food and the conversation was great too. My highlights...More

Thank Bollygoshgirl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I have been coming to Savannah for the past 4 years on the same weekend as our annual getaway. We always come up on Thursday and always seem to forget about going on Friday. This time we jumped into the line and...More

Thank Brian H
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3 October 2017|
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Response from jab004 | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know. It didn’t seem dependent on the day of the week, but it was worth waiting through he line.
3 September 2017|
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Response from kelybeans | Reviewed this property |
We were there on Wednesday, 8/23, arrived at 1:10 and walked right in. So excited as we were prepared to have a wait!!
6 August 2017|
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Response from ReadyTeddy1 | Reviewed this property |
Alcohol isn't allowed because they aren't licensed for it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 W Jones St, Savannah, GA 31401-4507
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 912-232-5997
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