Moon River Brewing Company | Savannah, Georgia
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Moon River Brewing Company
Good based on 78 ratings
Type: Brewpub (see listing)

21 West Bay St.
Savannah, Georgia United States 31401 [ print map ]
912 447 0943 | facebook

Hours: Mon-Thu 11am-11pm; Fri-Sat 11am-12am; Sun 11am-11pm

Mayor: drowland (3) | Taps: 15 | Bottles: 10

Moon River Brewing Company

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Beer Available At Moon River Brewing Company (arranged by most recent)
Jekyll Export Stout 73, Moon River Les Wrightís Russian Imperial Stout , Moon River Nickís Balls of Gold (2015-) , Moon River Yoga Pants , Moon River Foras , Moon River Beeco Estate , Moon River The Bomb Dry Stout 80, Moon River The Jade Crystal IPA , Eagle Creek Pattyís Peppermint Stout , Monday Night Serrano Eye Patch Ale 67, Creature Comforts Reclaimed Rye 59, Moon River Nickís Balls of Gold (2009-2012) , Moon River Scuzzy Starkers Nut Brown Ale , Moon River Captainís Porter 87, Moon River Swamp Fox IPA 78, Moon River Apparition Ale 42, Moon River Wild Wacky Wit Beer 61, Eagle Creek Puffís Magic Dragon Dry Stout , Moon River Depravity or Divinity 49, Moon River Belly Washer Golden Ale 26
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78 reviews for Moon River Brewing Company
 Ambiance  75%
 Service  65%
 Selection  61%
 Food  66%
 Value  66%
 Overall  69%
 Rating  74%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 15/20
MartinT  (521) Montreal, Quebec | March 14, 2007
This brewpub in downtown Savannah is tastefully decorated with lots of dark wood, different rooms on different floors which manage to feel united, and nice artwork on the walls. Service was excellent; friendly, fast, and helpful, all with a genuine smile. I guess thatís what they call Southern hospitality! Beers I had that day were all very competently brewed, quite flavorful, textbook examples of their respective styles. I sincerely think they deserve more props for the quality of their beers. The food is also excellent, way over average for an American brewpub in my experience. Excellent home-made fries, utterly delicious Chicken and Sausage Creole with Romano cheese. Everyone else in my party was delighted with their food selection. I would definitely recommend a stopover at Moon River when anywhere in the vicinity of Savannah.
crizay  (128) Brook Park , Ohio | December 21, 2006
Nice atmosphere lots of old wood and brick, the tanks are right in view. Lots of seating, you can take your beers outside since you can drink on the streets of Savannah. There beer was really good, nice selection. Not too pricey, Iíd hang here all the time if it were my local brewpub.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 18/20
gusser  (1) Atlanta, Georgia | July 21, 2006
This is a very nice brewpub. Good selection of brews, and decent food. A fun place to go grab some dinner and beers with freinds in Savannah. If youíre not sure which beer you want to try get the sampler they bring out 4 or 5 oz. samples of each of their 12 beers. the Imperial Stout is one of my favorites I have ever had stateside. A place you must visit if you are in Savannah.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 14/20
hopscotch  (249) Vero Beach, Florida | June 5, 2006
The only game in town, really. The brews are impressive, much moreso now that Georgia is no longer a 6% abv state. Nice atmosphere in and outside the brewpub. Savannahís a great, quaint, little city. Food is good, not great. Not too smoky. Wifeís favorite brew was the porter. Mine, the IPA.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 13/20
wunderbier  (17) Tampere, Finland | May 31, 2006| Updated April 5, 2008
Nice look and feel to the place. Very cozy old bar. Smoking is permited after...8pm, I think, so be warned on that issue. Food is about average but for the price I usually eat somewhere else first. Service is typically good though. The beers are all good or better, typically with at least one big beer and one beer served from a handpump. Itís the only game in town as far as brewpubs go.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 5/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 14/20
muzzlehatch  (255) Burlington, Vermont | April 26, 2006
Visited April 21 2006 with my brother and joined later by Wunderbier. Lovely old, dark interior, modernized of course with some typical brewpub touches (hanging mugs), nice bar and comfy seating area....service was a bit slow, but it was a very busy Friday so I could deal, and she was friendly with a Scandinavian accent and was quite average, nothing really wrong with it (I had a tuna steak) but no creativity in the was very very good, thankfully. Nothing was mindblowing, but all 9 samples were quite well done, with nice sample glasses that allowed a good tasting; the Scotch Ale, Kolsch and IIPA all bordered on excellent. Definitely a must visit if in the area.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 4/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 17/20
BlueFalcon  (10) Savannah, Georgia | February 8, 2006
Always good beer, and inexpensive compared to the rest of Historic Savannah. Join their QA team (one-time $20 fee) and get 22 oz for $3 (only $2 during happy hour!). Youíll recoup your investment in two weeks. Mugs arenít $25 as related below -- itís that you only get your beer served in a 22 oz mug if youíve paid the QA membership; otherwise you get a 20 oz pint glass (still a great deal at $4/$3 HH). Very good food for the price; of course itís pub food, not sure what those below were expecting. Service can be a bit slow at times, but just relax and enjoy the beer and atmosphere. Definitely the place to go in downtown Savannah.
NYHarvey  (124) New York, New York | January 15, 2006
I didnít eat, but I rather liked the beer and the layout and feel of the place. Itís definitely worth a look see in Savannah.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 5/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 13/20
Otto42  (4) Memphis, Tennessee | December 11, 2005
Decent beer, excellent location and setting, large facilities, somewhat poor service because the place is always understaffed. Noisy in the evenings, good for hanging out and having fun. Do yourself a favor and eat elsewhere though, especially if you want seafood. Go down to the riverwalk and eat there instead.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 3/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD 4/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 9/20
Silenus  (3) Savannah, Georgia | October 15, 2005
Go here for the beer but bypass it and head next door to Chuchillís for food. Most food here seemed to come out of a plastic tub from a large warehouse grocery chain. The service on a Sunday lunchtime was terrible. Either our server was overtaxed or inexperienced. One of our group had to go get their own soft drink refill since we couldnít find a server. The onion rings arrived soft and grease-soaked. They might have been good ten minutes earlier but a heat lamp is death to rings. The cheese dip appetizer with garlic, scallions and sun-dried tomatoes was good but microwaved. The sandwiches where all mediocre. Out of the five of us eating, I think my knockwurst was the best but sure wish they could have gotten it to me while I still had some Fest beer to drink with it. I also wish they had some decent mustard. We didnít even consider dessert so I canít comment on that. The most disappointing thing was that Moon River used to have really good food including a cream of peanut soup. Now everything just seems "ordinary." If you like the beer and live in town then consider the QA Team. You pay a one-time $20 fee and can then get 20-oz beers for $3 at happy hour. You canít knock the ambiance though. The pub is in an old building in the historic district and they honor that heritage. They have some very interesting local art on the walls and the brewing room is front and center.

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