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Gnats Landing

310 Redfern Vlg, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2522
+1 912-638-7378
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fried pickles” (35 reviews)
“autumn salad” (10 reviews)
“crab balls” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
310 Redfern Vlg, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2522
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted a nice afternoon snack after a day at the beach, so we ordered the Gnat's Potatoes and some pop to go. Goodness, did they hit the spot! Nice, creamy, large portion, delicious potatoes, a cross between mashed and baked, I would say. MAde...More

Thank Tamtot
Reviewed 1 week ago

Can either eat outside or in. It was hot so we ate inside. World Cup was just starting and was on the TV along with golf. Ate at bar and bar tender was attentive and helpful. I orders Oyster Poboy and wife the Gumbo -...More

Thank mikethomas631
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gnat’s is our usually Sunday afternoon late lunch or early dinner after we’ve been to the beach. We have been coming here for years, actually Gnat’s was my husband and my 1st date- the back area was still dirt back then:) We love it even...More

Thank Laurie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good menu, nice salads and reasonable prices, fun bar. Had a band playing outside on Friday evening when I visited, they were just okay. Revisited for drinks after dinner elsewhere on Saturday night, GREAT band called Traveling Riverside Band, really enjoyed their music, as did...More

Thank TuxedosToGo
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We made a trip over to St. Simons for the Gnats Landing crab balls - but they were not on the menu anymore. Very disappointing. My wife and I each had a shrimp dinner. The shrimp were very good. Sweet potato fries and onion rings...More

Thank DevWatson
Gnats_Mgmt, Manager at Gnats Landing, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Sorry we didn't have exactly what you wanted! Next time, be sure and try the fried pickles - we hope you will love those as much as the crab balls!

Reviewed 27 April 2018

Had fried pickles for the first time. They were good. The salad I have was well worth the price. The atmosphere was great and we sat outside and it was such a nice lunch

Thank Shannon122209
Gnats_Mgmt, Manager at Gnats Landing, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thanks so much! We hope you will come back to see us :)

Reviewed 25 April 2018

We stopped here for lunch - it was quite a late lunch because it was after our trip to Jekyll Island. The waitress was very helpful with recommendations and information given that we are vegetarians. The bloody mary was excellent - only complaint was that...More

Thank Shanker B
Gnats_Mgmt, Manager at Gnats Landing, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thanks for the great review! Come see us next time you are on the island :)

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

A friend and I decided to have lunch at Gnat’s Landing recently. The soup of the day was Brunswick Stew. It was a perfect day for soup (somewhat chilly) so we both decided on a bowl of the stew. It was so delicious and a...More

Thank Michele04
Gnats_Mgmt, Manager at Gnats Landing, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Glad you enjoyed your first visit! We look forward to you coming back to see us!

Reviewed 5 April 2018

Gnat's is an authentic island restaurants where the portions are generous and the picnic table seating often crowded at lunch and dinner. The food is good, portions are generous and the sweet potato fries awesome.

Thank Jane B
Gnats_Mgmt, Manager at Gnats Landing, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thanks so much! We hope you will come back and see us soon :)

Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Went to Gnats on recommendation of locals. I had the blackened shrimp and grits and it was good but not memorable. It came out of the kitchen so fast but was just lukewarm. My wife had the grilled shrimp platter but neither of us could...More

Thank richardcQ5312RQ
Gnats_Mgmt, Manager at Gnats Landing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Sorry we weren't shrimptacular! Give us another shot - be sure to share this experience with the manager on duty and allow us the chance to knock your socks off! :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 Redfern Vlg, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2522
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Golden Isles of Georgia  >  Saint Simons Island
  • Phone Number: +1 912-638-7378
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Easily stated: We serve good ol' American Fare. From burgers and chicken wings to fresh seafood and salads. Serving daily specials, legendary island favorites, and homemade goodness every day. Remember, if you are drinking to forget, please pay in advance.
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