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The Pirates' House

20 E Broad St, Savannah, GA 31401-2929
+1 912-233-5757
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (465 reviews)
“honey pecan” (52 reviews)
“biscuits” (215 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 E Broad St, Savannah, GA 31401-2929
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As one of the oldest structures in the city, this restaurant is the best example of the colonial era. To add intregue, there is a rum cellar that legend claims was connected to the docks and hapless individuals had been shanghaied through the tunnels. Besides...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had dinner there and the food was very good, but not warm enough. Service was quite bad in the bar - restaurant was full and very noisy! So an ok night, but not as good as expected.

Thank Esther M
Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed our visit at this historic place but were not too impressed with the food or the service. The wait person was not very attentive and the food, while rated highly by others, was unimpressive. I must say the She Crab soup was outstanding...More

Thank kycache
Reviewed 4 days ago

A fun place to go and have a meal in a place with plenty of parking. While here you can see the oldest house in Georgia and have your own Pirate Adventures! The she crab soup is SO GOOD and the biscuits are also great....More

Thank MJMBama
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I have been to Savannah many times in my life and never made it to The Pirates House because I thought it was a place for tourists. I couldn’t have been more wrong. Service was amazing(Natalie thanks!), and the food we all had was as...More

Thank Akeemthedream78
Reviewed 5 days ago

Have been to the Pirates House several times and not disappointed. Last time was with adult children and grandkids. Everyone had a blast and a great meal. Was really delicious and great atmosphere.

Thank Sue L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Get your pirate on whether your a young Buccaneer or a Seadog!!! The pirate restaurant in Savannah was an interesting stop on our trip with many pirate stories of yesteryear it places you right back in the day of Black Beard! We decided on the...More

Thank TuscanyMan
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were on a bus trip to Savannah with 39 people attending this lunch so we had a special room and buffet. The food was excellent and we had a personal visit from a story-teller that told us the history of The Pirates' House. I...More

Thank pagranny4
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Pirates House is a must see for everyone of all ages. Do not underestimate this place as a typical tourist trap. As you walk in, you are immediately transported back in time. This Pirates House is enriched with history and a few tall tales...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came to Savannah for spring break! I had to come back to this place!! Second time there - obsessed with the pecan fried chicken🙌🏻🙌🏻

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21 March 2018|
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Response from Craig and sheil... B | Reviewed this property |
They had kids “cocktails” on the menu for sure but I didn’t see any glass boots.
19 February 2018|
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Response from DrB561457 | Reviewed this property |
There are vegetables on the menu.
5 November 2017|
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Response from cararox | Reviewed this property |
They do have a set menu and the pecan fried chicken is on it. Not sure if they change it periodically but they do list it as one of their signature dishes so I doubt it would be omitted even if other menu items change.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 E Broad St, Savannah, GA 31401-2929
    (Bay St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 912-233-5757
  • E-mail
The entire family is sure to enjoy Savannah's most intriguing & historic restaurant. At the Pirates' House, our most precious treasure is the food. Situated in Trustees Garden, merely a scant block from the Savannah River, the Famous Pirates' House is the most historic spot in Georgia. The Herb House, erected in 1734, located inside the Pirates' House, is said to be the oldest house in Georgia. The Pirates' House first opened in 1753 as an inn for seafarers and fast became a meeting point for blood-thirsty pirates & sailors. Enthusiastically recommended by AAA, Food & Wine and Redbook.
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