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River House Seafood

125 W River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1102
+1 912-234-1900
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“paella” (58 reviews)
“crab cakes” (127 reviews)
“grouper oscar” (20 reviews)
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Cajun & Creole, American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
125 W River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1102
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were not sure where to eat we liked the menu. Our waitress was very friendly and attentive. Food was great. We were so glad we choose there. After getting home to NY I realized I had left my bag of all my purchases there...More

Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 6 days ago

There's just about something for everyone on their menu. I had their Paella, which I actually could not finish. It was loaded with shrimp, fish, chicken, clams-- just way too much food. (I'm not complaining) The service was excellent too. If there was any complaint,...More

Thank Michael E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We sat outside overlooking the river. I got the filet mignon sliders (appetizer). 15 bucks and you only get 2 sliders. I thought that was a bit much. I suppose they are charging more for being on the river. The wife got the Grouper Florentine...More

Thank Rjw1
Reviewed 1 week ago

A long weekend in Savannah allowed us to try several places on River St, usually at lunch. We were pleasantly surprised that our lunch was as good as most of our dinners in the city. The Paella is a signature dish and was really good...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

we ate dinner here after a day of walking and the seating was good and food was worth prices. was a good place to just relax while eating and watching people walking by on river st

Thank 12rick
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very large group, and they were more than accommodating. I had the seafood au gratin, and my seven year old was delighted that they made her chicken fingers. The meal was extremely good. My friends raved about the crab cake sandwich. Their...More

Thank Kelli_in_GA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant has the most pleasant service. They're food is fresh and savory! This is my favorite spot in Savannah!

Thank Jasmine D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the better choices we made this trip. Started with oysters on the half shell which were cold and tasty, then fried green tomatoes which were free the night we were there -- had I paid the $11 listed on the menu I would...More

Thank Donna F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent location, clean and bright. Table clothes. Excellent choice of fish. The signature dish Savannah Paella is a must. . Good choice of drinks..Very attentive staff. Mid range price

Thank alanebuckley27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were looking for a romantic dinner with good seafood. We had reservations at another resturant but while we are exploring we found river house. We went back that night even though they were not taking reservations. We expected an hour wait...More

Thank Hannah M
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Questions & Answers
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.
24 March 2015|
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Response from earthauburnred | Reviewed this property |
Reservations are suggested on a regular basis, this being a Holiday, most definitely!!! Also, they have a varied menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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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, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, 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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