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Bernie's Oyster House

115 E River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1247
+1 912-236-1827
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (223 reviews)
“tots” (9 reviews)
“hush puppies” (22 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
££ - £££
115 E River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1247
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21 - 30 of 537 reviews

Reviewed 9 October 2017

Good food and cold beer. That is what they strive for and exactly what you get. Good riverfront atmosphere.

Thank iammichael
Reviewed 4 October 2017

When you walk by the place looks like a hole in thhe wall. BUT this place hase the BEST oysters on the half shell and the BEST steamed shrimp. You can get 1/2 or 1 dozen half shels or you can get a bucket of...More

1  Thank Grumpyj56
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Had the cheese stuffed shrimp and it was life changing! Delicious!!!! Husband had fried oysters and he said they were the best he had ever eaten!! Went twice while we were there!

Thank KristiandJeff S
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Very good casual dining on River Street. There are a lot of very expensive places with so-so food but Bernie's delivers great seafood at a reasonable price. It's a casual bar-like atmosphere with a few TVs. We stopped in for lunch on a Saturday after...More

Thank CJHicks
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We had a group of about ten and our server did a great job. The food was great and I was very impressed. This was my first visit but will plan to go back the next time I visit Savannah.

Thank mrscakes2233
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

One of our favorite places to go when we visit the River. Laid back, cozy and great food. Always. Oysters, hush puppies, po' boys. We'll always pop in for a drink and some comfort food!

Thank Heidi0201
Reviewed 21 August 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed the Oyster House. It's a brick interior with character and a centrally located bar. Great drinks and very good quality seafood selections. Very reasonably priced drinks and seafood items, which make it a definite stop for those budget minded visitors. I would...More

Thank KevSAfghanistan
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Very much enjoyed the bucket of oysters as well as the crawfish. Delicious hush puppies and cold beer. Although frankly I'm surprised my head didn't explode from crappy 80s hair music. Journey, White Snake, Def Leopard followed by some crappy Eagles songs. In short, the...More

1  Thank mudfoot
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The seafood & service were excellent and pub atmosphere was terrific. Will be back for sure next visit to Savannah. Prices were reasonable as well.

Thank bztaxi75
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

I felt the food was average bar food. Everything is fried or "steamed" according to the menu. I asked if I could get my food steamed without seasoning, they said they could not accommodate. I thought this was strange. I used to work at a...More

Thank Angela P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 E River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1247
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah
  • Phone Number: +1 912-236-1827
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