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Blackwater Grill

) #36 of 78 Restaurants in Saint Simons Island $$ - $$$ , American
260 Redfern Vlg, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2501
+1 912-634-6333
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Contemporary, American
$$ - $$$
260 Redfern Vlg, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2501
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was delicious, especially the low country boil, jambalya, and shrimp and grits. They waitresses Leanne and Devon were great with refills and accomodating kids.

Thank jeanmariehanlon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well. I have eaten here before and have had a pleasant experience. This evening I arrived for dinner and both my fiancé and I were not very hungry so we both ordered a wedge salad and an appetizer size of shrimp and grits. We were...More

1  Thank Todd L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and food! Enjoyed the flounder and crab cakes! Very friendly atmosphere. Thank you, Devin!

Thank EBH10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here after a recommendation from the trolly driver. We walked into an almost empty restaurant and were asked uf we had a reservation. No we didn't. After about 5 minutes of looking at some stuff, he sat us right at the frint door....More

1  Thank Becky H
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great atmosphere, great food, great service. Located at the back of Redfern Village, the back deck overlooks the marsh. Planning to visit Blackwater again.

Thank mark c
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We went here at the recommendation of someone we did a tour with earlier in the day. There was a table of about ten people when we entered and a couple of people at the bar when we were seated. We both ordered chicken and...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 11 May 2017

It's been several years since I've eaten here. I just love the ambiance - small, quiet, comfortable. This is not the place to come for a quick bite. The waiter carefully paced our appetizer, drinks, dinner & dessert. I like cajun food, but not if...More

Thank RGCookie
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Featured on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. Great atmosphere, attentive wait staff. Shrimp and grits are best I've had. Great menu variety of food, drinks and desserts. Love this place!

Thank bebe317
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We were so excited to try out Blackwater Grill. Saw the great reviews and the menu online looks perfect. Unfortunately, the menu in the restaurant was somewhat different. No crab bisque, no short ribs, two specialty drinks were not available. The waitstaff was good. Our...More

1  Thank travelnut154
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Went with our family. Had reservations for 10 people. I would have given it a three if the service hadn't been so incredibly poor. No excuses and a VERY long wait to be served the entrees. We won't be going back.

Thank Myrna N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Contemporary, American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 260 Redfern Vlg, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2501
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Golden Isles of Georgia  >  Saint Simons Island
  • Phone Number: +1 912-634-6333
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