Grits, Gravy and Goodies: Savannah's Breakfast and Brunch Restaurants Offer Southern Fare and Standard Favorites
Sausage, grits and biscuits are breakfast staples in Savannah, but why should these Southern-inspired dishes be reserved for just mornings? Fortunately, many local restaurateurs agree, offering delicious and hearty breakfast fare throughout the day. Those staying in the Historic District will love the simple, delicious menu items and personable service at Henry’s on Drayton Street. The unassuming, diner-style eatery has a large selection of traditional breakfast food, including the creamiest grits and crispest bacon in town. Other outstanding Downtown Savannah staples include J. Christopher’s and B. Matthew’s Eatery. Sunday... Read more »
Local Expert Tip: "Request a seat by the window at the back of the restaurant to enjoy a lovely view of lush greenery and a quaint stream."
Local Expert Tip: "Try the Eggs Savannah, a take on eggs Benedict that incorporates a jumbo lump crab cake and asparagus."
Local Expert Tip: "Watching your waistline? J. Christopher's is the perfect choice for dieters, offering a variety of healthy fare, including a low-carb platter and South Beach Diet breakfast platter."
- Cuisine: American, New American, Regional
- Average Main Course Price: $12
- Neighborhood: Historic District
Local Expert Tip: "If you're impressed with B. Matthew's, check out the restaurant group's other eateries, Blowin' Smoke BBQ in the Historic District and the Blue Turtle Bistro in Midtown."
Local Expert Tip: "Grab breakfast to go and have a picnic in nearby Ellis Square."
Local Expert Tip: "Henry's bacon is perfectly cooked and crispy. Don't pass it up."
Local Expert Tip: "If you're in the mood for something sweet, try the pecan waffle."
Local Expert Tip: "Bring cash or a bank card. The Sentient Bean doesn't accept credit cards, though there is an ATM on site."
- Cuisine: American, Cajun, Creole, Regional, Southern
- Average Main Course Price: $20
- Neighborhood: Riverfront
Local Expert Tip: "Be sure to try a side order of Parmesan garlic grits."
Local Expert Tip: "Save room for dessert and try Clary's famous homemade jumbo eclair."
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