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Circa 1875

48 Whitaker St, Savannah, GA 31401-3325
+1 912-443-1875
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
48 Whitaker St, Savannah, GA 31401-3325
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Reviewed yesterday

Our server Galen was the shining star of the fine service here, which started with Tony, who answered my calls to make and confirm our reservations. We ate in the bistro side of this charming restaurant. Tables are close together, but be sure to reserve...More

Thank Donna L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had an amazing meal here, the food and service was outstanding. Starters included Scallops, Chicken Livers, the mains were also delicious, the salads were also amazing if you prefer something lighter. Great food and good Mojitos too! Can't fault it!

1  Thank HampshireJan
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I dined at Circa 1875 while in Savannah. Circa 1875 is a cozy French Bistro that serves good French fare. The restaurant has a full bar with an attached pub next door. We split a beet salad as an appetizer that was...More

1  Thank arubaphil
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This French restaurant is absolutely amazing! We had a fantastic, romantic dinner there for our first night in Savannah. I had the duck entrée and my husband had the lamb. Both were very delicious and we also had an appetizer of escargot. This restaurant is...More

1  Thank TXLonghorngirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I recently traveled to Savannah for a work conference. We went a night early to hang out in the city. We were there during Oktoberfest, which led to the area near the river being much louder and more crowded than we anticipated....More

1  Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited this restaurant many times, whenever I am in Savannah. The ambiance is excellent, very french in many ways and quite couzy. It has two main areas, a restaurant area and a bar area. The bar area is quite vivacious and full on...More

Thank jboed
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Many of the entrées are classic French cuisine. I had the coquille St Jacques as an appetizer which was excellent. I do not see that on menus very often. For entrée I had to crepes six crevettes which is local Georgia shrimp and peppers and...More

Thank alvinmc67
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best restaurants in all my experience. You feel like you are in Paris. The food is outstanding as is the service. We had the shrimp and grits, DEVINE Do not miss.

Thank s0uthernbelle16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this place- good food, but also a fun scene and great service. Steak frites were delicious!

1  Thank Caley R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place! They have amazing dinner options, there is a seating area for dinner and then also a bar side. The place is always bustling with people so we tend to sit on the quieter dinner side. Great meat and fish options, great sides...More

1  Thank Gotochic
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Questions & Answers
17 August 2017|
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Response from pmmcardle2 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, but I do think it's perfect for an anniversary dinner. Have fun and congratulations.
Jaime M
15 March 2017|
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Response from savjeff | Property representative |
No we don't, I'm sorry. We have other wonderful desserts , you will enjoy, and we do have crepes.
12 December 2016|
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Response from savjeff | Property representative |
You can call us at 912-443-1875 after 11:30 am. If no one is in yet, leave a message and some one will get back to you shortly. Gift certificates are available in any amount, and we can mail them any where you like, in the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$27 - US$40
Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Whitaker St, Savannah, GA 31401-3325
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah
  • Phone Number: +1 912-443-1875
Historic French bistro, and pub in the heart of the historic district in downtown Savannah. Extensive wine list.
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