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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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“crab cakes” (131 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 6 days ago

I was handed a coupon for a free appetizer - Fried Tomatoes! That was the sell on this place for lunch - they were wonderful!!!! Ordered the Herb Crusted Tilapia; nice mild fish, a little heavy on the herb crust - but still delicious. I...More

Thank beelikeme
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hubs had salmon and I had crab cakes. Crab cakes were large and filled with crab and the portions on both dinners were enough for two full meals each. I give this a three because I thought everything was very under seasoned and a little...More

Thank 394michalw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Two couples for dinner. We had reviewed the menu before getting there, so had a pretty good idea what we wanted. The descriptions in the menu are misleading I a couple of instances. 1. They do not have Lobster Mac n Cheese, as listed on...More

Thank Virginia P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in at 1pm for late lunch...Received coupon for complimentary fried green tomatoes 🍅. Had lobster and crab bisque and pan fried scallops for apps and fried shrimp 🍤 And filet mignon sliders for main course. Bisque was delicious but scallops not so much. Shrimp...More

Thank redman852
Reviewed 1 week ago

The fish was well seasoned and creative. The appetizers were excellent, especially the crab dip. The quality of the service was very good. Interesting but not great decor. Very good for a business meal.

Thank IAM576
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food (low country boil type) was excellent and they had an extensive beer menu that included local dark beers as well. But the best was the wonderfully warm downstairs fireplace and the best hot cider in town while we sat and watched the Army-Navy...More

Thank 01Elmartillo65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a late lunch at the River House Restaurant and were really pleased with the experience! Our waitress was knowledgeable about the menu and offered suggestions for us to try. She was attentive but not intrusive. I tried the she crab and shrimp soup...More

1  Thank SusieQ18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good service, drinks at great price all day long. Food was reasonably priced and good. Nice location on River and downstairs from hotel.

Thank Vicki L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clean, and extremely friendly. Made sure to seat us away from the doorway since we visited on 34° day. The special Bison Chilli, was delicious. As were the Shrimp and Grits.

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can't speak to the previous or review, our experience on Friday the 29th was great. My wife had southern oysters Rockefeller. Fantastic. How crazy clever. I had the scallops and they were great. I would order my wife's choice next time. She had the shrimp...More

Thank Michael Z
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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
  • 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
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
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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