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Mrs. Wilkes Dining Room

107 W Jones St, Savannah, GA 31401-4507
+1 912-232-5997
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beef stew” (268 reviews)
“rutabaga” (103 reviews)
“banana pudding” (288 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
107 W Jones St, Savannah, GA 31401-4507
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a nice experience and I'm glad we went. Not much to add that has not been previously stated. We got there about 12:30p on a Monday and we waited roughly 1 hour. My party of 2 shared a table with 3 other parties...More

Thank Joel S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommended and worth the wait in line. Cash only ($22 p/p) We NEVER wait but it was so good. Only opens 11-2pm so go early and if you are lucky the wait will only be 40 mins. 3 meats, and about 12 side dishes all...More

1  Thank Joan B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stand in line and wait! It is worth it to experience fine southern cooking served family style. The food is divine!

Thank E S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had heard this was the place "not to miss" so we went. We got there at 9:50 to get in line, and we weren't first. We did get in the first initial seating at 11 and were delighted with the food and service. The...More

Thank MaryAnne34
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have heard about Mrs. Wilkes for years, but since we are usually not in Savannah on weekdays, I have never had the opportunity to go. My husband and I were able to walk to Mrs. Wilkes and arrived around 1015am to an already decent...More

Thank Christa5285
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mrs Wilkes is only open 11 to 2 daily. Basically two seating so get in line early. You are seated at tables of 8 so you will get to know the people you are in line with Tables are set up with 24 dishes when...More

Thank soonergrandma
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful food and fun environment. You may want to go there on the later lunch side because the lines are longer earlier. Worth the wait

Thank andreamalmud
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is historical, it is a boarding house! Those who are writing complaint reviews just don't get it. This is the way they ate in boarding houses--I know my grandma ran one in Detroit. One price, one beverage, dishes on the table--sitting with others...More

Thank crro37
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's very unique. Your sit at a table of ten and just start passing the dishes around. Over 20-25 vegetable choices and bowls of pulled pork and fried chicken, biscuits and cornbread. So it's a Sunday feast. Everything seasoned well, but a nice old time...More

Thank tomlilly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I had a choice between a tour of the house in Midnight In the Garden of Good and Evil or run down the street and have lunch at Mrs. Wilkes Dining Room. We chose the latter but I wish I had toured...More

Thank Linda A
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Delores H
Is there any pork used in preparing the vegetables?
18 June 2017|
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Response from ozzie1112016 | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall all of the vegetable and side dishes because there were so many - beans, mac and cheese, beans. I could have been happy with the sweet potatoes alone - my favorite. Most of these didn't seem to have pork in... More
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Laura M
How much for two?
16 June 2017|
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Response from Teresa D | Reviewed this property |
23.00 each, they take CASH only.
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northcutttina
Is there places to park?
14 June 2017|
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Response from RobMrs | Reviewed this property |
We walked from our hotel because parking is very limited in the area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
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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