New Southern-Style Restaurant Opened on Youngstown's Glenwood Corridor

Savannah Joe's Grand Opening

Wednesday, March 22, 2023.

Joseph Bowers has opened 6 restaurants for other people and knew it was time to strike out on his own.

With 30 years of restaurant experience, an immense love for good food, and his family recipes passed down from generation to generation, he officially opened his new Glenwood Avenue restaurant, Savannah Joe’s, on March 28, 2023. The restaurant specializes in authentic, southern-style, low country cuisine.
The official grand opening was Tuesday, March 28, 2023. Regular business hours are Wednesday-Saturday 11am-8pm, and Sunday 12pm-6pm.
On the menu, you will find a variety of “food for your soul.” The appetizer menu features Fried Green Tomatoes, Low Country Deviled Crab, and Smoky Pulled Pork Nachos. Numerous fresh Salads, Sandwiches, and Burgers expand the extensive entrée menu which includes Cajun Chicken, Fried Catfish, Shrimp and Grits, Smothered Pork Chops, and Ribs. Macaroni and Cheese, Candied Yams, Collard Greens, Okra and Tomatoes, Fried Corn, and Black-eyed Peas are just some of the side dishes on the menu. The dessert menu includes Sweet Potato and Pecan Pie, Red Velvet Cake, Pound Cake, and Peach Cobbler. Please visit to view the complete menu.

“I put my heart, soul, and spirit into the preparation of all our signature dishes. The meals that I prepare are made with the finest ingredients and served with care.”