Food

The Shrimp & Grits Festival is rooted in this southern staple, and the belief that good food brings us all together. Throughout the weekend, you’ll find a plethora of chefs and cooks sharing their favorite recipe for shrimp & grits. Let local food trucks tempt you with their unique, and varied taste treats. New this year, visit Georgia Grown Alley, and indulge of some of the very best Georgia has to offer. And don’t forget to grab something from the Handmade Provisions, so you can take the taste of the Shrimp & Grits Festival home with you.


Riverfront Lawn Shrimp & Grits

Grab a seat on the Riverfront Lawn to enjoy the best shrimp & grits from local restaurants.

Shrimp & Grits Vendors

  • Beach House Restaurant
  • Halyards Restaurant
  • Jekyll Island Club Resort
  • Jekyll Market
  • Tortuga Jack’s
  • Wee Pub Beach
  • Zachry’s Riverhouse

Main Lawn Food Trucks & Stands

Looking to diversify your Festival eats or for a sweet treat to top off your shrimp & grits? Visit the Main Lawn for a wide variety of delectable dishes.

Food Court Vendors

  • All Fired Up, Mobile Wood Fired Pizza
  • Ben & Jerry’s of Savannah
  • Best Burgers
  • Chef B’s Eatz
  • Famous Funnel Cakes
  • Fuse Frozen Yogurt
  • Guanabana
  • Hole in the Wall
  • Josie’s Latin Fusion
  • Natalie’s Orchid Island Juice Company
  • Red Bug Motors Pizza
  • St. Simons Sweets (inside Kids’ Zone)
  • Stewart’s All American Dogs
  • Sweet Georgia Sips (adjacent to Skeet House)
  • Tallie’s Tasty Kettle Corn

Handmade Provisions

Located near the Main Lawn, sample these handmade, packaged foods, but don’t forget to take home all your favorites!

  • Beer Mutts
  • Big Boy Cookies *
  • Biron Herbal Tea *
  • Bits & Pieces *
  • Body&Soul
  • Chile Today Hot Tamale *
  • Connie’s Preserves *
  • DOC & ARTIE’S *
  • Eileen’s English Toffee
  • Fruitland Augusta *
  • Georgia Sourdough Co *
  • H.L. Franklin’s Healthy Honey *
  • Hardy Bakery *
  • Hey Mon Caribbean Cooking Magic
  • Jake’s *
  • Lakonia Greek Products
  • Nectar of the Vine
  • Olive Affairs
  • Paulk’s Pride *
  • Phickles*
  • Sage’s Larder *
  • Savannah Square Pops *
  • Shrimpy’s Sauces & Seasonings
  • Southern Pawz *
  • SureShotSids *
  • The Herb Room Organic Apothecary
  • Tree House Macarons of Waycross *
  • Val’s Kale Chips *
  • Yellow Rose Farm Soap Co *

* Denotes Georgia Grown Members