Savannah, GA
Savannah, GA

Georgia Shrimp Cocktail


700 Drayton

Georgia Shrimp Cocktail

700 Drayton
Mansion on Forsyth Park
700 Drayton Street
Savannah, Georgia, 31401
(912) 721-5002
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A packed weekend of Savannah college grads and the women’s college lacrosse national championship provided us with lots of crowds. So we were happy and relieved to find a table for Sunday brunch at the Mansion on Forsyth Park restaurant. Southern coastal cuisine is the theme and the new executive chef, Daniel Hergert certainly delivered! We ordered salads, such as the Gem Lettuce with Sourdough Croutons and the Deviled Egg Mousse with crudite. Served in a tiny mason jar surrounded by fresh vegetables to dip into the mousse, a presentation A+!  The overwhelming freshness of everything we ate was such a delight. Tasty and succulent, the freshly caught Georgia shrimp (pictured), layered on a bed of pickles and lemons, was a simple masterpiece in taste and color. Don’t forget to peruse the art gallery located throughout the restaurant and hotel. It adds immensely to the ambience in sophisticated way.

DISHED UP BY...

Susan Nefzger

A seasoned PR pro and food photographer, Susan is an inspirational writer who travels the world planning her trips by dining reservations. She started the GA Lottery in the 90’s and turned to food watching Public TV with Jacques Pepin, Natalie Dupree and The Frugal Gourmet. She is an accomplished home cook and lover of all cuisines.

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