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Bernie's Oyster House

13 tybrisa st, Tybee Island, GA
+1 912-786-5100
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“oysters” (117 reviews)
“tater tots” (10 reviews)
“shrimp basket” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
13 tybrisa st, Tybee Island, GA
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1 - 10 of 319 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ran into this place on a walk around Tybee downtown area. Had a dozen oysters they came shucked but maybe I’m just spoiled from every other restaurant I’ve ever been to, but they didn’t disconnect the meat from the shell. And the shells were dirty...More

Thank bumbalough
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love steamed oysters. I could not wait to go to the beach to get steamed oysters! We could not get a bucket. Due to the hurricane they were limited in the amount of oysters they good get. The oysters and the service was great!

Thank Judy L
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

My fiance got the seafood chowder which was absolutely delicious! we also got the fish and shrimp baskets. the portions were huge! the fish was decent. the fried shrimp was awesome! the service was great too! highly recommend!

Thank Tracy B
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We had a late lunch at Bernie's . The oysters were excellent. The drinks were cold. The waitstaff was busy chatting with each other and not with the customers which was disappointing. We would have like suggestions for trip to Savannah or other activities on...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

I didn't think this little place was going to be good... But I was wrong....The outside area is so nice and the food was good.

Thank atdd32
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I had the fried shrimp with tater tots and slaw. And I have to say they were some of the best shrimp I have ever eaten!!!!!! And the portions were HUGE!!!!!!!! Will definitely be returning the next time we are in Tybee!!!!!

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We wanted to try something different and stumbled upon this little restaurant. Don't let the name fool you, they do have other choices besides just oysters. I had the burger and tots and it was pretty good; I was definitely stuffed when I left. My...More

Thank Douglas R
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Outstanding service. Excellent food. Grilled Shrimp was fantastic. Great beach atmosphere. I cannot comment enough on the excellent the service was. I definitely recommend if in the area. Outstanding job. Keep it up.

Thank John E
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Called in a couple of times for drinks - sat outside each time, staff friendly - their Bloody Mary is exceptional - called for dinner one night, the fried oysters were good but the crab cakes not so gòod. The service left a lot to...More

Thank Livelygadabouts
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This was the first place we stopped to eat when we got to Tybee. The people were friendly and the food delicious. Didn't try the oysters but will definitely do so the next time I'm there.

Thank Deborah P
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10 September 2016|
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Response from mattkshuman | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the very late delay. I have no Idea on the oyster season but I do know they are a lot better than the oysters I get here In Oklahoma
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 tybrisa st, Tybee Island, GA
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Tybee Island
  • Phone Number: +1 912-786-5100
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