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Mrs. Wilkes Dining Room

107 W Jones St, Savannah, GA 31401-4507
+1 912-232-5997
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef stew” (269 reviews)
“rutabaga” (103 reviews)
“banana pudding” (288 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
107 W Jones St, Savannah, GA 31401-4507
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Reviewed 18 June 2015

This would be a five, but to wait longer outside in the heat than the time you spend inside, and then to overeat if you sample 3/4 of the more than twenty different dishes served, eats up a big part of your day and energy....More

Thank Dianne L
Reviewed 18 June 2015

We arrived at 10:35 on a Thursday, waited 2 hours. I recommend arrive earlier. Food, as stated by other people, is very good. Stuff is very friendly.

Thank alvarobalbi
Reviewed 18 June 2015

My family and stood in line for 1 1/2 hours to eat at Mrs. Wilkes and it was so worth it. You get to sit at a large table full of food and meet new people. Everything is so delicious and I liked everything that...More

Thank Deano D
Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

We arrived to get in line at 1040 on the walkway outside of Mrs. Wikles. They open at 1100. The temperature was already 90 degrees (very hot and humid). We where finally seated at 1200. The table was laden with assorted bowls filled with almost...More

Thank Bobbie M
Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here on our way to Tybee Island after reading a recommendation for this restaurant by Alton Brown and I am so glad we went. There is a line out the door to wait in but as soon as you enter...More

1  Thank Richard T
Reviewed 17 June 2015

I know the menu changes daily and is based on seasonal availability, but WOW!! 3 meat dishes, 20 sides, + biscuits / cornbread, Gallons of Southern style tea followed up with your choice of Banana Pudding or Peach cobbler. You just can't stop eating, its...More

Thank gfish27
Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

Finally visited while down in Savannah visiting family. I've always wanted to try eating here, but never had the time to wait in the line. We waited in line for about an hour (line loved quickly) and were seated at a table for 10. Food...More

1  Thank wmtip
Reviewed 16 June 2015

They don't have enough stars to rate this "restaurant." It is simply fantastic. It doesn't even look like a restaurant on the outside, but oh the food on the inside... You get served boarding house style with the best fried chicken I have ever had,...More

Thank Dan and Gitte S
Reviewed 16 June 2015

Busy place - waited in line before they opened - limited seating - only open for lunch. Very unique - you join others at a table for ten or more - food is on table - lots of choices - if you are a picky...More

2  Thank whimsical
Reviewed 15 June 2015

A trip to Savannah isn't complete with out trying Mrs. Wilkes. We got in line at about 10:30 and wound up waiting almost 2 hours, but it was worth it. The food was delicious and there was plenty of it! We had about 17 side...More

Thank DesertDog3000
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Delores H
18 June 2017|
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Response from ozzie1112016 | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall all of the vegetable and side dishes because there were so many - beans, mac and cheese, beans. I could have been happy with the sweet potatoes alone - my favorite. Most of these didn't seem to have pork in... More
Laura M
15 June 2017|
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Response from Teresa D | Reviewed this property |
23.00 each, they take CASH only.
14 June 2017|
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Response from RobMrs | Reviewed this property |
We walked from our hotel because parking is very limited in the area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 W Jones St, Savannah, GA 31401-4507
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 912-232-5997
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