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B Matthew's Eatery

325 E Bay St, Savannah, GA 31401-1205
+1 912-233-1319
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (300 reviews)
“biscuits” (133 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00All hours
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
325 E Bay St, Savannah, GA 31401-1205
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1 - 10 of 1,630 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Ended up going here for a later dinner because it was the only place that could seat immediately. Now I know why. The restaurant was pretty deserted, yet service was slow. At the bar, the television was showing a Harry Potter movie. I ordered the...More

Thank This_r_serious
Abbey G, Manager at B Matthew's Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

I'm so sorry to hear that your time with us fell flat. It doesn't sound like you had the kind of experience we work hard to provide so I'm wondering if you would be willing to send me an email with a little more detail...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fresh homemade everything. Had their cornbeef hash fresh sweet potatoes and other yummy veggies with nice soft cooked egg on top. The waitress was excellent the service was spot on. My husband had the shrimp and grits it was incredible with the red eyed gravy.

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Have the blueberry pancakes. They are wonderful! Large portions. Great service! I will definitely go back! The lamplighter breakfast is huge!

Thank Pam Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

I eat here all the time for lunch, the service is average but the tasty food makes up for it. Chicken Salad a must, shrimp and grits good but small portion

Thank JulieTMX
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is marketed as a 'brunch' spot, but be aware that only lunch items are served after 11. Got there shortly after 11 expecting eggs but was out of luck. Selected the dumplings dish. Got food in a timely manner but was smaller than...More

Thank emily k
Abbey G, Manager at B Matthew's Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Emily, I'm very sorry to hear about the uneven service you had with us. This is an issue I will address with our staff right away and I appreciate you bringing it to my attention. I hope you will decide to give us another chance...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had very good biscuits and gravy and cheesy grits. Our waitress was super sweet! Definitely will return during our next visit.

Thank Courtney A
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the Fried Green Tomato Benedict with poached eggs and goat cheese - INCREDIBLE! I ate the entire thing without breathing:)

Thank Britneyladd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What's not to love! Ask about the history of this place and you will be blown away by the nostalgic turned hip scene! The cheese and grits are awesome apple turkey sausage pairs when with it! I had a refreshing Bellini along with scramble eggs...More

Thank teachnene22
Abbey L, Manager at B Matthew's Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your thoughtful review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go for breakfast! It's awesome. The service was wonderful, the location great and the breakfast was wonderful......really wonderful

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a very cute, hip place to have breakfast that was nicely located by stop 10 on the trolley tour (just across Bay St). Our waitress was very friendly and offered us lots of tourism advice and answered questions. The salmon hash was a...More

Thank mackp97
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is there a nice bar in the hotel for after dinner drinks? My daughter and I are traveling and we prefer a secure place late night.
26 April 2016|
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Response from Traveler7504 | Reviewed this property |
B. Matthews is a restaurant.
j l
Hi; I cannot see a wine list on-line. Do you serve wine at dinner? Tks
26 March 2016|
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Response from NonyaD | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the full bar is available.
jo ann c
Trying to find a place to havearehearsal dinner on May 1. would your location seat approx 50 people?
30 January 2015|
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Response from ejesnes | Property representative |
Hi, We need some details about your event to determine if we are able to accommodate your party. The restaurant can seat 50 guests comfortably, but we'd have to close for your party only. We are absolutely happy to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 30
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 E Bay St, Savannah, GA 31401-1205
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 912-233-1319
  • E-mail
Serving hungry devotees since 2007, B. Matthew's is a locally loved hidden gem nestled in historic Savannah, GA. Home of one of the oldest standing taverns in the Southeast, this little eatery boasts impressive accolades, awards, & praise for their Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, & Brunch.
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