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SOHO South Cafe

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12 W Liberty St, Savannah, GA 31401-3906
+1 912-233-1633
11:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 16:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Definitely will be back! Fried green tomatoes and collard greens were phenomenal. Service was okay. Very friendly but I think there is some sort of unspoken rule in savannah where servers never check back in on their tables. It happened at several restaurants we went to haha but none the less a great place for lunch!

Thank Nicolette V
Savannah, Georgia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This large warehouse space is made cozy with plants and cute furnishings. The food was outstanding especially the fried green tomato appetizer. Soup and grilled cheese with fried pickles was delicious. Didn't eat this but saw the fried chicken with waffles that also looked outstanding. The varied menu provided something for everyone. Cute bar area also available for dining.

Thank abmag3
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Located by the Desoto Hilton this is an excellent restaurant. It can become crowd so get there early. The food is different, but very good. The service is great. Great place for lunch, dinner, or a Sunday brunch. Parking can be a little bit of a problem since the lot next door has limited spaces, but if you are walking... More 

Thank David C
Henrietta, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

When I arrived at my first restuarant in my life in Savannah, this aplce looked like an apartment complex form the outside. Inside looks like Village Gate from Rochester but cleaner. The food was excellent. I ahd fried shrimpa nd colalrd greens with bacon. The waffles were the best I ever tasted, the fries were great and even the Toato... More 

Thank _mike_fortuna
Richmond Hill, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had brunch with the family here today and it was great! They were busy, so we waited about 20 minutes, but it was well worth it! The ambiance is great...complete with a piano player and a really cool industrial interior. The service was great and the food....the food is really well done and delicious! Nothing pretentious, just very well executed!... More 

Thank Eric D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for brunch. Excelent service, tried the green chicken pita and the spinah dip. Both very well done.

Thank Ricardo B
Waterford, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service was really great. Waitress friendly and knowledgeable of the menu. Liked the industrial atmosphere. Food and beer was great.

Thank Marilyn S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I preach "Balance" when reviewing a restaurant. Soho South fits the bill. Good location in downtown Savannah, an eclectic atmosphere and friendly staff. At the suggestion of my guest, I had the meatloaf, braised cabbage and greens. Portions were adequate and well seasoned. Many kitchens are afraid to season their food. Fortunately Soho South doesn't suffer from this shortcoming. I... More 

Thank Robert S
Dayton, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here a few times and the food is consistently good. Service is just OK. Not bad but not the best. Ambiance is what brings us back.

Thank Jenspa
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun place! Very generous with their wonderful soups and grilled cheese sandwiches. It was our first meal in Savannah, and we really enjoyed it!

Thank Gretchen K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 15
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 W Liberty St, Savannah, GA 31401-3906
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 912-233-1633
Soho South Cafe has been made famous by its patrons as one of Savannah's staple weekly lunch and Sunday brunch spots. Opening its doors in 1997, Soho South Cafe is located in the heart of Historic Downtown Savannah, appropriately named after the iconic New York City neighborhood for its proximity to nearby shops and entertainment venues. Built originally as an automotive service station in 1945, the building sat vacant for a number of years before the restaurant's original owners acquired the space and transformed it into a restaurant. Most recently, the restaurant was acquired by Daniel Reed Hospitality and remodeled to make improvements to the existing model which represents the latest adaptation as it stands today. The design of the restaurant incorporates elements of iconic, archetypal New York City. The quirky, eclectic esthetic lends a sense of humor to the monumental, vast interior space which includes the buildings original exposed elements such as the steel windows, iron trusses, and solid wooden garage doors. The overall atmosphere results in a casual dining experience that works perfectly for lunch and private events.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?