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Things to do in Tybee Island

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
History Museum
“Great Historic lighthouse to see all of Tybee and the Eastern Coastal areas!”
  • 35 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“You can get heaping platters of seafood and gorgeous views of the creek all in a casual setting with ample indoor and outdoor seating.”
  • 48 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“This open air restaurant on Tybee's North Beach features live music every weekend and serves Caribbean inspired dishes including fish tacos, jerk chicken, sweet potato fries, crab cakes and conch fritters. It also caters to those less adventurous eaters with hot dogs and hamburgers. Get a great view of the beach or the Tybee Island Lighthouse. Stop by for lunch, dinner or get a late night drink and a bite to eat.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Probably the best pizza in Savannah, in huge slices. Tybee, hole-in-the-wall, neighborhood bar always filled with good people fresh off the beach. ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Back River views are beautiful, especially at sunset. They don't take reservations, so go early or you may have to wait. The atmosphere is casual and the food is good.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Beach
“Located on the beach, the pier offers shade, seating, fishing, snacks and drinks. It is also close to Fannie's on the Beach if you're looking for a restaurant.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Cafe
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“One of our favorite restaurants on Tybee. You usually need reservations for dinner. Elegant food you would not expect to find in a shopping strip. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Best breakfasts anywhere! and, if you want a really good hamburger on a homemade bun, this is the place.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“An example of the artistic and creative life on Tybee! Enjoy espresso, coffee, pastries, smoothies in an art adorned cottage with gift shop and a patio.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Taco Place
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“Social Club is actually a bar and grill with very delicious food to match fantastic drinks. They have live music regularly and it is fun night spot as well. If you can, check out the Bluegrass Brunch on Sundays from noon-3p.m.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Our new Marine Science Center will be opening on the north end of the island spring 2020. It is close to the Tybee Lighthouse and Museum , and North Beach Grill.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Bar
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“Try the calamari! Everything on the menu is delicious, plus you can grab a seat with an amazing view of Lazaretto Creek at sunset. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Bar
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“The only restaurant on the beach. The atmosphere is amazing and the food is good. It offers live music. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Harbor / Marina
“For less than $20.pp you can take the sunset dolphin cruise and you won't regret it! Bring your camera and stop at Coco's for a cocktail before or after!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Stingray's offers American and Seafood cuisine with live music in a relaxed atmosphere under beach umbrellas on a deck on Butler Avenue, Tybee's main strip. Approximately 3 blocks from the property.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Bar
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“Very good pub food, this a sister restaurant to Sundae Cafe, but has a different menu and feel. ”
  • 13 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Seafood Restaurant
“You can get heaping platters of seafood and gorgeous views of the creek all in a casual setting with ample indoor and outdoor seating.”
  • 48 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“This open air restaurant on Tybee's North Beach features live music every weekend and serves Caribbean inspired dishes including fish tacos, jerk chicken, sweet potato fries, crab cakes and conch fritters. It also caters to those less adventurous eaters with hot dogs and hamburgers. Get a great view of the beach or the Tybee Island Lighthouse. Stop by for lunch, dinner or get a late night drink and a bite to eat.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“Probably the best pizza in Savannah, in huge slices. Tybee, hole-in-the-wall, neighborhood bar always filled with good people fresh off the beach. ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Back River views are beautiful, especially at sunset. They don't take reservations, so go early or you may have to wait. The atmosphere is casual and the food is good.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Cafe
“One of our favorite restaurants on Tybee. You usually need reservations for dinner. Elegant food you would not expect to find in a shopping strip. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“Best breakfasts anywhere! and, if you want a really good hamburger on a homemade bun, this is the place.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Taco Place
“Social Club is actually a bar and grill with very delicious food to match fantastic drinks. They have live music regularly and it is fun night spot as well. If you can, check out the Bluegrass Brunch on Sundays from noon-3p.m.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Bar
“Try the calamari! Everything on the menu is delicious, plus you can grab a seat with an amazing view of Lazaretto Creek at sunset. ”
  • 20 locals recommend

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