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Tondee's Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
7 E Bay St, Savannah, GA 31401-1224
+1 912-341-7427
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“cheesecake” (81 reviews)
“ribs” (43 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 E Bay St, Savannah, GA 31401-1224
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Initially went to Tondee's on a downtown Savannah food tour. Had their shrimp and grits. Since I'm not a fan of grits I wasn't expecting to enjoy it, however, I was surprised to find that I loved it. It was all about the preparation and...More

Thank rrqueen
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wednesday night and we got there after 8 p.m. and a few folks at the bar but we were the only table (party of 6) -- a few more tables came later -- and we received lots of attention from the wait staff, and learned...More

Thank BarryandJackie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this place on a Friday night after spending a while on River Street. We sat at the bar and had a few drinks and the wait staff and bartenders gave us great advice on what to do and see on Saturday. They recommended...More

Thank morandanny
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tondee's has a wide array of ribs and it self acclaims to have the best ribs around. So, expectations were kind of high since we were in Georgia - the promised land for bbq foodies. Well, what we got was a slab of half warmed...More

Thank Jarimalla
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to this spot during a weekend. It's located on bay street. I had the fish sandwich with loaded fries. It was the best fish sandwich I've had in a long time. The staff was also nice.

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We tried Tondee's Tavern because if the reviews and they did not disappoint! The shrimp and grits was the best I have had and the Savannah red rice was great! Hushpuppies and calamari were excellent too! Highly recommend if you are in Savannah!

Thank Christine J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just ok food. Its right on the Main Street and it was open but ran by a bunch of kids and just ok food. Would not go back

Thank hairbyt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife & I were on our way back home to FL from SC, and when we saw that Savannah was a small detour from our route, we decided to stop there for lunch. We remembered the food tour we did a couple summers back...More

Thank dbmorris85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved Tondee's Tavern! I was out favorite restaurant in Savannah! The food, the drinks, the staff were all excellent! I have been telling everyone about and I can't wait to go back!

Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at Tondee's twice over a 5 day span once for lunch and the other for dinner. The place is appears as a classic southern tavern. The service was fine. Our first server during lunch was very friendly and struck up conversation with us....More

Thank Thomas B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
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 - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 E Bay St, Savannah, GA 31401-1224
    (Drayton or Bull)
  • Public Transportation: within 2 blocks.
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah
  • Phone Number: +1 912-341-7427
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Tondee's Tavern is located in haunted and very historic building in downtown Savannah. Origionally built in the 1850's as the bank for the central rail road of Geogia and later occupied by General Shermans forces on their historic march to the sea.Tondee's is known for their award winning fall of the bone Baby Back Ribs, that some travelers have discribed as "the best in the world." Also offered daily is local seafood and hand cut steaks that are made with Savannahs own local flavor. Tondee's is locally owned and also boast "Savannah's best Hamburger" that is again made daily with fresh ingredients. Great lunch specials, family friendly, local fresh daily, Happy hour 4-7 Monday thru Thursday. We will see you at Tondee's.
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