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“Shrimp and Grits”
Review of Tondee's Tavern

Tondee's Tavern
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Ranked #126 of 833 Restaurants in Savannah
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$10 - US$25
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Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Drayton or Bull
Transit: within 2 blocks.
Description: 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.
Reviewed 28 February 2021 via mobile

Our first stop on the Foodie and Pub tour, shrimp and grits were up. Great place with interesting historical use of the building. A good find when your visiting Savannah.

Date of visit: February 2021
Thank FarmHerJen
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Reviewed 22 February 2021 via mobile

We ordered one plain flounder and one stuffed flounder. Both were very small and came with an equally small side. The fish were very thin and tasted extremely salty. The bar looks nice and that is the reason why we entered. It is a good place to have a drink, but I would not recommend eating there.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 27 January 2021

My friends and I took a girls trip to Savannah. We ended up doing a haunted pub crawl, which started here. We decided to come early and eat first. The fried pickles were delicious! We had probably the greatest server I have ever had at a restaurant. His name is Joe. He was so friendly. He gave us suggestions on drinks and foods when asked. He was very personable and funny. He took great care of us! We will be back if we go to Savannah again!

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 30 December 2020

The food was fine but the service was awful. We were told by the hostess that we would have to wait 30 minutes and took our phone number and promised to call  when the table was ready. After waiting outside for about 20 minutes we went inside. Interesting we were seated right away. The phone call never happened. Makes me wonder if the hostess would have actually called us. Twenty minutes later we met our waitress. She didn't know the price of the drinks from the bar, so she gave us her best guess. When the food was finally served (45 minute wait) there were no napkins for silverware. We had to ask for that. Our waitress didn't come back to refill or water or drinks, We had to ask for that also. Just not a positive experience. The restroom was filthy. A big bag of garbage right next to the toilet.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 30 November 2020

My family and I were looking for somewhere to eat on thanksgiving day, and came across this restaurant while walking around. We LOVED our experience here and our waiter Joe made it even better!! He was extremely kind and made us feel very welcomed. He even spoke a bit of Spanish to my Hispanic family which they loved!!

Overall, I definitely recommend this restaurant!

Date of visit: November 2020
Thank 171claudiay
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