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River House Seafood

125 W River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1102
+1 912-234-1900
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (170 reviews)
“crab cakes” (131 reviews)
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Cajun & Creole, American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
125 W River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1102
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Decent food, bar staff was friendly, price was good. Beer could have been colder. Was really busy then all cleared out at once.

Thank Katrina D
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I stopped into the River House for a light dinner. We sat at the bar area as the restaurant was nearly full. Given we had a late lunch we were more interested in just having a few appetizers for dinner. Is all...More

Thank Kimberlee D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for an early dinner. Staff was attentive but not intrusive. Food was well prepared and delivered hot. Blue crab dip was delicious, seafood paella was amazing. Highly recommend

Thank Resinomer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were trying to find somewhere different for seafood and the menu here offers lots of tough choices! The apps are hard enough to choose from, but we finally settled on the hummus and escargot, both were wonderful! The escargot are in a little cast...More

Thank KimberlyR734
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is truly delightful. The location is great and the restaurant itself is beautifully appointed. The food was delightful and we were all very happy with this as well. It's not cheap but we felt it was good value. The only thing was that...More

Thank michaelo230
Reviewed 1 week ago

Some of the best seafood I have ever had. Wife had a steak and it was also great. HIGH RECOMMEND the lump crab cake - real lump crab. Everyone in our party loved the seafood, appetizers to share, and a few great deserts.

Thank Craig K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food and service, will definitely visit again and tell our friends. Had the Shrimp Tacos and salmon dishes and also a peach margarita. Yum

Thank Sweetdreams20895
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything was so delicious the blue cheese chips were awesome and the deviled egg appetizers was also delicious my boyfriend had the seafood gumbo and i had the shimp and scallop pasta both also delicious. The wait staff was very friendly and our server was...More

Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Like many of the other reviews, I was disappointed in most of our food; we got the fried green tomatoes which I thought were tasty and started the meal off well. Then we were pleased again with the spread they brought with the rolls, some...More

Thank Our_Vacations2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

In a recent visit to Savannah (june 28 & 29th), we stopped in an the River House. I had a dozen raw oysters and they were best I have eaten in a long time. We had a wonderful Caesar salad and excellent Sauvignon blanc wine....More

Thank RRNJ2015
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Questions & Answers
17 October 2016|
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Response from Michelle B | Reviewed this property |
it is right on the side of the river but on the ground level so you can't see much of it but you are right on the street that runs along the river
Tom M
17 December 2015|
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Response from Raven L | Property representative |
I apologize for the delay in this reply - casual to casual dress is the norm. We often have formal parties book with us as well and have separate areas for more formal dining.
23 March 2015|
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Response from earthauburnred | Reviewed this property |
Reservations are suggested on a regular basis, this being a Holiday, most definitely!!! Also, they have a varied menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Drinks, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 W River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1102
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 912-234-1900
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Experience genuine Savannah flavor while dining in an 1820's King Cotton Warehouse watching the merchant ships float by. Enjoy local favorites such as crispy scored flounder, shrimp & grits, filet mignon and fresh lobster. Save room for our signature desserts including praline cheesecake, pecan pie and bananas foster.
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