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Alligator Soul

114 Barnard St, Ste LOWER LEVEL, Savannah, GA 31401-3277
+1 912-232-7899
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
114 Barnard St, Ste LOWER LEVEL, Savannah, GA 31401-3277
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was a bit wary of a restaurant below street level, but as soon as we entered, I appreciated the warmth of the cave feel. The wine menu was outstanding! The service was attentive and warm. Everyone in our party thoroughly enjoyed their meals.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lorne_Alexandra
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome place for a fancy dinner. We loved the premises, menu and service. It's not cheap, but definitely has awesome ambiance. Also, tables located in such a way that you get a lot of privacy. Great place altogether.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TO_Ohel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a top notch restaurant in Savannah. The food was delicious and we had the best waiter we've ever had! You will not be disappointed with this place.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Brenda J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is in a central location, in a converted warehouse with fireplaces and decor that evokes earlier days of fine dining. We appreciated our efficient and reserved server. The food was acceptable, not amazing. I'd have added a subtle dressing to the shaved Brussels...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RachelRaven
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I visited Savannah to celebrate her 30th birthday and wow it did not disappoint. We chose Alligtaor Soul as THE Birthday Dinner and it was one for the record books! They were able to book us a reservation with 6 hours notice...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Cory W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there to have diner yesterday My husband took the beef and he liked it, and I took the little Hilbo. They should tell you that little is not the word to define it. More over the meat is quite greasy, same with the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank FlorenceLomprez
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OMG...what ambiance upon entering...you knew it had to be good. Our waiter Ryan was exceptional and every morsel from start to finish was perfect!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our party wasn’t easy to cater to, ranging in age from 15 to 75, some with adventurous palates and others conservative with an eclectic range of personalities to match. Yet, all managed to love their meal at Alligator Soul!!! In a romantic basement venue, Alligator...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NHJimmy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is set below street level, which sets off the atmosphere nicely. The food was incredible and service perfect. Everything that I ate there was delicious from oysters and shaved brussels sprouts to the seafood stew.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank housebroken
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I occasionally stop in various southern cities on our way from Canada to our 2nd home in Florida. This wasn't our first stop in Savannah and it certainly won't be our last. Not only is this a cool and interesting city our...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TommyTony11
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13 December 2017|
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Response from nicholasmbarton | Reviewed this property |
Business Casual or Smart Casual. Alligator Soul is a frequent meeting place for clients and special occasion diners and the attire tends to reflect it.
7 December 2017|
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Response from RosalieMB | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is an elevator!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 26 - USD 88
Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 Barnard St, Ste LOWER LEVEL, Savannah, GA 31401-3277
  • Public Transportation: There is bus transportation within and without the city limits and the guest would need to contact the City of Savannah for bus routes and schedules.
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 912-232-7899
  • E-mail
Alligator Soul is the answer to the question, “Where is the best place to dine while in Savannah?” Located in Savannah’s Downtown District, on historic Telfair Square, Alligator Soul is an upscale, yet unpretentious, restaurant that is decidedly unique among fine dining in Savannah. Whether a longtime resident or first time visitor to Savannah, we offer you and your guests uncompromising quality in food, service and hospitality. Enjoy the distinctive Southern ambiance and regional cuisine with a French-Creole flair while dining below ground in the Colonial cellars. Alligator Soul is known for eclectic Southern dining with a seasonal menu that utilizes farm-fresh ingredients, local day boat fish and grass fed meat. Your full service experience begins with fresh cocktails and continues through the evening with in house made desserts. From all of us at Alligator Soul, we look forward to treating you as our honored guest from the moment you walk in the door to the moment you leave.
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