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Papa's BBQ & Seafood

119 Charlotte Dr Ste A, Savannah, GA 31410-1917
+1 912-897-0236
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunswick stew” (18 reviews)
“brisket” (21 reviews)
“shrimp salad” (13 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
119 Charlotte Dr Ste A, Savannah, GA 31410-1917
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Very good meal. We ate here after seeing Mama Mia at Savannah Theater on a Sunday night. Customers mostly local. Alot of them seem to know each other. No wait so seated right away. Ordered fried flounder and brisket. Both were very good. Place was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ricky G
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This is the first place we found to eat on the fist day of our vacation and I was a little sad that we didn’t have time to go back before we left. I would have liked to try more than the bbq plate that...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank KCabbage
Reviewed 7 June 2018

We stopped in here after trying to go to another BBQ joint that happened to be closed. Quite a surprising little find!!! Papa's had the best she-crab soup that I had in Savannah!!! My fiancee loved the brisket sandwich and I had the BBQ pork...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank B2434QXdawnc
Reviewed 27 May 2018

If you didn't know it was there, you'd miss it. Not on a major road. Nice place and staff. Ordered crab dip that was good but crab was overwhelmed by cream cheese. Mom ordered bbq ribs. They were good, but fair warning, the bbq sauce...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Mojo721mom
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We tried this place out as we were heading home. We wish we would have found it sooner. Great atmosphere great service very friendly. Portions size for the price was great. The ribs fell off the bone and did not need any sauce to help....More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank F7458ITmichaelh
Reviewed 17 May 2018

This was one of the best "home cooked food" style restaurants I have been to in the US. The prices are reasonable, usually crowded, which is a good sign.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank FritsMetz
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

First trip to PaPa’s outside Savannah toward Tybee Island. I had the Flounder and Brisket. Flounder was great. The Brisket was very tender but dry. Mustard based BBQ sauce which was OK but I’m not a mustard person. Wife had Shrimp with her Flounder and...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank ceb45
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has a unique blend of bbq and seafood. Lunch combos allow you to pair things like Brunswick stew with shrimp salad. Food and service were great and fast.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Eddy O
Reviewed 14 April 2018

very busy until 8pm and people still coming in. I sat at bar and watched multiple call in orders. I had the brisket plate with fried okra and sweet potato fries. Very filling plate and I was hungry because business caused me to skip lunch....More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank michael p
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Met a friend for lunch at Papas today. The BBQ chicken is definitely my favorite for the Q here. It's a fall off the bone slow cooked chicken half with just the right amount of smoke and sauce. Can't go wrong with the gumbo or...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Charlotte Dr Ste A, Savannah, GA 31410-1917
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah
  • Phone Number: +1 912-897-0236
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Papa's has been Making Hungry People Happy Since 1972. We take pride in serving quality smoked meats, fresh seafood and other fine foods. All of our bar-b-qued menu items are slow cooked right here in our wood-fired pit. Only the freshest Shrimp, Flounder, Tilapia and Oysters are prepared at Papa's. All of our Soups, Salads and Sandwiches are fresh made on site everyday and we also have a Kids Menu. Papa's BBQ & Seafood is a full service restaurant with a full bar. We can accommodate large parties and have plenty of free parking only minutes away from Downtown Savannah and Tybee Island.
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