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For 2
Thu, 2/22
8:30 PM
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Booked 8 times today

Tondee's Tavern

226 reviews
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$30 and under
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Top Tags:
  • Casual
  • Fun
  • Comfort Food
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.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Seafood, American, Steakhouse
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Hours of operation
Lunch Daily: 11:00am - 5:00pm; Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 12:00am
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Phone number
(912) 341-7427
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
James Taff
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Private party facilities
Down stairs banquet room available. Seats 50 people and was the hub of the slave trading industry in the mid 1800"s. Proven to be a haunted area and lots of history. Perfect venue to host your special event
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Private party contact
Desi G.: (617) 480-0840
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Will cater your parties offsite with a variety of menu options specificly designed for the customer
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Cross street
Drayton or Bull
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Parking details
Parking garages within a short distance.
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Public transit
within 2 blocks.
Banquet, Bar Dining, Beer, Delivery, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 226 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant
3.9  based on recent ratings
Noise · Moderate
73% of people would recommend it to a friend
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4.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

We went for dinner on Valentine's Day with our son, daughter-in-law and 2-year-old grandson. It was not crowded for our early seating, and the waitstaff was very attentive and friendly. The food was good but not great, but it was a very nice evening for our family group.

OpenTable Diner (Savannah)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Woodie took awesome care of us and it was his first night on the floor. Great bar staff too.

OpenTable Diner (New England)
4.0  Dined on February 12, 2018

Great place for lunch or dinner, with lots of history.

tardevil (San Francisco)
1.0  Dined on February 3, 2018

Restaurant Week with friends.

OpenTable Diner (Savannah)
4.0  Dined on February 3, 2018

Other than waiting for 30 min past reservation time it was ok, food took a while to come out, pretty noisy but it was after all a bar.

ClintH (Savannah)
3.0  Dined on February 3, 2018

Visited in February. Still had Christmas decorations up. Staff was friendly. Food was pretty good. I expected more. It wasn't awful but wasn't great.

DrReene (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined on February 2, 2018

Enjoyed this tavern as part of Savannah's Restaurant Week!

OpenTable Diner (San Diego)
5.0  Dined on February 1, 2018

Food and drink were as good as any in town. Service superb, can't say enough, very well kept. I'll go back often

OpenTable Diner (Savannah)
4.0  Dined on January 31, 2018

Crab stuffed flounder was absolutely delicious (slightly over seasoned in spots but tolerable). Service was top notch!! Can’t wait to go back!!

VRVM (Mobile)
5.0  Dined on January 31, 2018

Went there for restaurant week because of the menu. Very impressive. Probably better than Ruth’s Chris. My wife and I had the firecracker shrimp for the appetizer, the ribs and steak entree and of course, the cheesecake for desert. I have commented favorably to several friends of mine.

OpenTable Diner (Savannah)
3.0  Dined on January 30, 2018

Restaurant week menu was nicely set. Fried green tomatoes were very good, but accompanying sauce tasted too much like slightly seasoned mayo. KC sauce on ribs overpowered the pork which had little other seasoning. Both gave well-prepared food a corporate taste. 8oz strip was pretty good. I was happily surprised to find sausage in the rice but others might not appreciate the same surprise. The maple bacon cheesecake jar was excellent. Service was polite and efficient but rather inflexible with respect to requests, and smacked of corporate margin-watching over customer service. They will not bring bread before you order your meal, even if waiting for members of your party who are delayed. Another diner in my party commented that the flounder was ok, but nothing to write home about. Overall, it was a good dining experience, but with so many restaurants in Savannah that execute similar meals at a higher level, a diner could do better elsewhere.

Grdiner (Savannah)
2.0  Dined on January 30, 2018

We decided to try a new place for restaurant week. The service was fine. Dessert was good, appetizers OK. My husband's ribs and NY strip were good. My stuffer flounder was so spicy with pepper, it was almost inedible. Not interested in returning

Stanley (Savannah)
5.0  Dined on January 28, 2018

Awesome menu! Awesome food! Incredible service! Great location!!! I can’t say enough! We had an awesome experience!!

OpenTable Diner (E. Tennessee)
1.0  Dined on January 27, 2018

Not worth the money. There are too many other great places to eat in Savannah to ever go here again.

Service was awful, it took 2.5 hours to eat for four people and we all got the specials and once we did get our food it was dry and seemed to have just been reheated.

Don’t waste a meal here.

OpenTable Diner (Savannah)
4.0  Dined on January 27, 2018

Restaurant week!! It was busy and out waitress seemed like she was chasin around with a ton to do, but was super friendly and helpful.
A patron across from us was a “complainer”, loud talker and used filthy language-and the servers, wait staff, and a manager went over and above to try to appease him