Très Chic

These hotels have set the bar high for traveling in style and indulging in the finer flavors the South has to offer.

Photo / The Kessler Collection

Fine dining is an art form that goes beyond plate and palate, delivering a savory experience for all the senses. These hotels have set the bar high for traveling in style and indulging in the finer flavors the South has to offer. Signature dishes and specialty cocktails meet their match in magnificent settings you have to see for yourself to believe they’re real.

700 Drayton

at The Mansion on Forysth Park

No trip to Savannah would be complete without a visit to one of its most famous restaurants, housed in the noble Mansion on Forsyth Park. Stop in for brunch, lunch, or dinner to experience Southern coastal cuisine at its finest. Adventurous palates should try “The Savannah Experience” and for a culinary tour of the coastal Georgia Lowcountry.

Savannah, GA

Photos / Plant Riverside District and Chia Chong

Baobab Lounge

at Plant Riverside District

Step out of the familiar for a celebration of African cultures and the origins of mankind at Baobab in Savannah’s iconic Plant Riverside District. Enjoy a choice selection of wine, cocktails, and small plates that infuze indigenous ingredients with modern elegance while being immersed in a collection of traditional and modern artwork from different African regions.

Savannah, GA

Photos / Thompson Savannah.

Bar Julian

at Thompson Savannah

Wake up after a full night of taking in Savannah’s vibrant nightlife and head up to Bar Julian overlooking the Savannah River for brunch—or lunch, if you’re a late sleeper. Make a fun event out of your meal by ordering the Spritz Service and build your own bubbly beverages with grapefruit, orange and seasonal juices.

Savannah, GA


Photos / Douglas Friedman and Chelsea Patricia Photo

Dirty Rascal

at Thompson Buckhead

Classic Italian-American fare taken to the next level is the specialty at Dirty Rascal, served up with an old-school New York vibe. Bring friends and family to share red-sauce classics, fresh pasta made in-house, and more. The can’t-miss dish: the famous house lasagna. Just be sure to save room for a cannoli or slice of tiramisu!

Atlanta, GA

Photo / Plant Riverside District

Stone & Webster Chophouse

at Plant Riverside District

Discover a new take on the American chophouse experience tucked away in Savannah’s historic riverside power plant. Rustic elegance meets premium wine, craft cocktails, seafood, and—of course—prime steaks. Whether you’ve got your eye on the prized Wagyu beef or the impressive shellfish tower, you’re in for a decadent treat.

Savannah, GA

Photo / John Alexander

The Trade Room

at The Alida

Pull up a seat at The Trade Room and pick your poison from among craft cocktails, local brews, and an extensive whiskey collection. Better yet, broaden your horizons over a flight. You won’t find a friendlier place to explore and appreciate the history and craftsmanship that goes into each glass.

Savannah, GA

Photos / The Alida

Photos / Perry Lane Hotel, D. Paul Graham

The Emporium Kitchen and Wine Market

at Perry Lane Hotel

Elevated homestyle favorites await at Perry Lane’s Emporium, an eclectic gathering place that offers a little bit of everything. Stop by for a cup of Bowerbird’s unique coffee blend or a specialty cocktail at the bar. Stay awhile for brunch or dinner. Bring home a bottle of wine and some artisanal cheese. There’s no wrong way to enjoy the Emporium.

Savannah, GA

Photos / William Hereford

St. Neo’s Brasserie

at The Drayton Hotel

On the ground floor of The Drayton Hotel—the former home of the 1890s American Bank and Trust Company—St. Neo’s Brasserie invites you to enjoy an elegant breakfast, dinner, or weekend brunch in Savannah’s Historic District. Pair one of their delicious seafood dishes with a cocktail inspired by the flavors of the Hostess City of the South.

Savannah, GA

Photo / Lindsey Shorter

Frannie & The Fox

at Emeline

For a taste of casual luxury, look no further than the wood-fired flavors of Frannie & The Fox in Charleston’s Emeline. Add a splash of class to happy hour with specialty spritz cocktails and small plates from the Aperitivo menu, and don’t be afraid to linger in the charming courtyard until dinner.

Charleston, SC

Photos / John Alexander and D. Paul Graham

Rocks on the Roof

at the Bohemian Hotel

Feed your curiosity with incredible views and artfully designed spaces. Globally inspired food and beverage offerings based on pieces of culture left behind from the ship’s crews while sailing in and out of the Port of Savannah over the years. 

Savannah, GA

Photos / Joe Thomas and The Ryder Hotel

Little Palm

at The Ryder Hotel

Embrace the coastal experience at Little Palm! A breezy poolside cafe and cocktail bar with a lively, spirited environment offering fresh, vibrant cocktails and seasonal, ingredient-driven dishes. Nestled in one of Charleston’s  boutique, lifestyle hotel’s, escape-meets-experience at Little Palm.

Charleston, SC

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