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River House Seafood

125 W River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1102
+1 912-234-1900
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (70 reviews)
“crab cakes” (139 reviews)
“grouper oscar” (23 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Cajun & Creole, American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
125 W River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1102
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We went there for dinner on a Thursday night, it was quiet and seating was no problem. Service was prompt and efficient without overdoing it. The fresh, hot bread rolls were great ! I had the paella and my wife had the snapper - both...More

Thank Dave P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We hadn’t decided where to eat while walking on River Street. Tricia handed us a coupon and was so friendly we decided to have lunch. The food was awesome and the service provided by Andrea was excellent. Truly enjoyed everything we ordered. Would definitely recommend...More

Thank rachelgratton10
Reviewed 6 days ago

We Had a great lunch at the River House! Great service from our server, Shirley!! My sister and I ordered the tuna special to share and asked for it as rare as possible. When she brought out the food she said it would be a...More

Thank Stephani M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped for dinner on a Thursday night, the restaurant was probably half full. Service was poor, the server tried to take our appetizer order as we were placing our initial drink order and had just barely been seated. When he brought the drinks, he attempted...More

Thank john m
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a Saturday night, so the wait for a table was 40 minutes. I opted for one of the tables near the bar. I was able to place an order at the bar for food. It was great! I just had a salad and...More

Thank Pamela T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was excellent. We had the Paella and Crab Cake (fried, should have asked for it broiled). For an appetizer we had calamari, which was light and mixed with hot peppers strips. They have a $5.00 drink menu (smaller) which was great for diner. Service...More

Thank mikedigiorgio211
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in Hilton Head for a week and love to drive over to eat at The River House right on the river! Great atmosphere and FOOD!! Our favorite drink is the Riverhouse Bourbon Tea! All the seafood entries are great! We always come here!

Thank lorilytlecoleman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to River house on Saturday night, and didn’t even have to wait to be seated! Great service all around. And fast with the drinks. Everyone loved there food. We got lobster bisque soup, Oscar grouper, steak, and chicken! Everything was delicious! I recommend this...More

Thank tdunn284
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the blue crab stuffed flounder - ok… not great by any means and served at room temperature. Also had the lobster bisque- again just ok. The wedge salad came without dressing!!

Thank jkmsk2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was great from the beginning. The hostess told of the history of the restaurant while we waited a few minutes for a table. Lot of choices to choose from seafood to a burger. Prices are bit higher than average but worth the ambiance...More

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Questions & Answers
3 July 2018|
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Response from Brotherdickdca1981 | Reviewed this property |
It's a question that's asked about any of the restaurants by the river in Savanna. We must have made some friends at the restaurant because they advised us that "next time" park in the lot in back of the restaurant and take... More
18 October 2016|
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Response from Michelle B | Reviewed this property |
it is right on the side of the river but on the ground level so you can't see much of it but you are right on the street that runs along the river
Tom M
18 December 2015|
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Response from Raven L | Property representative |
I apologize for the delay in this reply - casual to casual dress is the norm. We often have formal parties book with us as well and have separate areas for more formal dining.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 35
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 W River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1102
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 912-234-1900
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Experience genuine Savannah flavor while dining in an 1820's King Cotton Warehouse watching the merchant ships float by. Enjoy local favorites such as crispy scored flounder, shrimp & grits, filet mignon and fresh lobster. Save room for our signature desserts including praline cheesecake, pecan pie and bananas foster.
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