River Street in SavannahPerhaps the most popular tourist area of Savannah, River Street is constantly bustling with locals and tourists. Kick back and watch the tankers cruise by, enjoy fresh seafood or relax with a drink or two.

Your team at the President’s Quarters Inn has compiled this list of restaurants on River Street in Savannah for you.

  • Bernie’s Oyster House
  • 115 East River Street
  • Bernie’s is located in a warehouse built in 1817 that was used to store cotton bound to worldwide destinations. Try their famous Mason Jar Bloody Mary, chowder and oysters on the half shell or by the bucket. Founded in 1995, Bernie’s Oyster House has become a tradition to those looking for a fun atmosphere, friendly staff and nightly entertainment. It’s a hot spot for both locals and visitors.
  • 912-236-1827
  • Fiddlers Crab House
  • 131 West River Street
  • Serving up locally caught seafood daily, Fiddlers sets the standard for fresh ocean fare on River Street. The restaurant is housed in a historic 1850’s cotton warehouse, offering a full lunch and dinner menu and full service bar. Indulge in their signature crab cakes, shellfish platters or hand-shucked oysters, and sit on the balcony and watch the ships roll by with a perfect view of the Talmadge Bridge.
  • 912-644-7172
  • Huey’s
  • 115 East River Street
  • If you’re looking for authentic New Orleans cuisine on Savannah’s historic River Street, you’ll find it at Huey’s. They also feature award-winning bloody mary’s and an extensive wine list. Dine with them in an 1817 cotton warehouse that’s surrounded by floor to ceiling windows. This Lowcountry staple is sure to impress.
  • 912-234-7385
  • River House Seafood
  • 125 West River Street
  • Sit riverside and enjoy some of the freshest local seafood Savannah has to offer. Locally owned and operated since 1982, River House is the quintessential Savannah fine dining experience. Treat yourself to a glass of liquid history with their famous Chatham Artillery Punch. Its recipe dates back to Savannah’s colonial era.
  • 912-234-1900
  • Spanky’s Pizza Galley & Saloon
  • 317 East River Street
  • Spanky’s River Street boasts it’s the home of the original chicken finger. It has been a favorite among tourists and locals since 1976. Voted “Best Bar Food in Savannah,” we suggest you try the hand-battered spuds dipped in their homemade honey sauce.
  • 912-236-3009
  • The Warehouse Bar and Grille
  • 18 East River Street
  • The Warehouse has grown with River Street for more than 20 years. It now offers dine-in or take-out for lunch and dinner. There’s also outdoor seating available. Check out the Warehouse for live music, cold beer, and the legendary Big Door Burger!
  • 912-220-6167
  • Tubby’s Tank House
  • 115 East River Street
  • Now here’s a room with a view. Stop by Tubby’s Tank House for the catch of the day, filet mignon or chicken cordon bleu. Make sure to save room for dessert though. Pecan pie is baked fresh every day by Tubby himself in Savannah’s Candy Kitchen.
  • 912-354-9040

After your evening out on River Street, come home to your suite or room at the Presidents’ Quarters Inn and take in another gorgeous view. Each morning you can expect a gourmet breakfast prepared to order, followed by hors d’oeuvres and wine every afternoon. Click here for more on our bed and breakfast accommodations.

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