Charmingly located along the Savannah River is the fun and excitement that is known as River Street. With antique shops, boutiques, galleries, restaurants, hotels and pubs, along with a friendliness that can only be found in the South, River Street is a beautiful spot perfect for a day of shopping and dining.
River Street Marketplace is on the east end of River Street and boasts more than 50 shops. But shopping doesn’t end here, as the west end of River Street also offers boutiques selling clothing, decorative items and more
Do you enjoy handmade crafts and original artwork? The Village Craftsmen is open daily and features the work of low country artisans. Traveling with a biker? Be sure to stop in Savannah Harley-Davidson for some leather and accessories. If comfy footwear and jewelry are more your speed, River Street’s Elegant Creations is a must-see. Visitors could spend hours just wandering in and out of the spectacular boutiques on River Street and admiring all that they have to offer.
Of course, perusing so many unique shops is sure to build up your appetite – luckily, River Street offers a delicious assortment of restaurants serving all sorts of foods. In the mood for some tasty crab cakes, or maybe even the matchless taste of a bacon mushroom sour cream burger? Check out Tubby’s River Street for salads, soups, sandwiches and flavorsome dinner entrees. There are plenty of taverns and cafes nearby to please the palates of even the pickiest eaters, making River Street great for people of all ages.
From Cajun and Caribbean cuisine to seafood dishes and delectable comfort foods, River Street has it all. For a one-of-a-kind experience, a cruise with River Street Riverboat Company offers gourmet cuisine, live entertainment, dancing and spectacular views. Be sure to take a look at SavannahMenu.com, where you can find restaurants and savings during your visit to Savannah.
There is simply so much to do that you’ll need to at least spend the night to experience everything that River Street has to offer. For your convenience, the Comfort Suites Historic District hotel is merely steps away from all of the excitement and scrumptiousness of the lively, charming River Street, offering cozy accommodations and unparalleled ease for all guests. Also a few steps away are the Four Points by Sheraton Historic Savannah, and the River Street Inn, both ensuring that visitors have a comfortable place to relax after a long day of browsing boutiques and tasting delicious food.
For an all-inclusive view of everything that Savannah has to offer, Savannah Scene magazine can be picked up for free at more than 300 locations in Savannah and neighboring areas. It is also opportunely available online before your visit.
Cobblestone streets and charming storefronts, served with a side of southern hospitality, make River Street a great place to visit for everyone. Delightfully located along the lovely Savannah River, River Street is a wonderful spot for an exciting day of shopping and feasting.