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Sassafras Southern Bistro

103 N Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2796
+1 864-235-5670
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“beef tips” (16 reviews)
“blue crab” (14 reviews)
“nachos” (23 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
103 N Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2796
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Love this place! Just wish we tried it sooner! Great ambiance, food, service and location!!! We had the seafood trio and chicken dinner. Wonderful cheesecake for dessert

Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is much brighter with added lights under the new management. We ordered the nachos which were made with homemade potato chips for an appetizer and they were delicious. We were able to take advantage of happy hour on Friday night and ordered a...More

Thank 2FitzCrew
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lot of menu options and overall food is fine but tends to be somewhat plain and very heavy. E.g. Risotto was okay but covered in butter and didn't have much flavor to enhance it. Blackened seafood trio was cooked fairly well, but not much spice...More

Thank Molly W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I loved everything about the restaurant...pretty atmosphere inside and outside, good cocktails, delicious meals and such personal, friendly service. The manager and server apologized profusely for keeping us waiting after we had been seated but we didn't think we waited more than...More

Thank hancamem
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

My husband had the steak bits, which were very tender and tasted delicious! I ordered the seafood trio, which was also delicious excellent and a lot of food. Service great! Would definitely eat there again!

Thank Branda G
Reviewed 27 August 2018

When in doubt, go to Sassafras. Never fails to please. Had a California resident with us and she was impressed with how vibrant the downtown was and how many restaurants we have. It was early Saturday night and we got a high top table in...More

Thank Louis C
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Very good food in a neat building. I don't eat tomatoes but the fried green tomatoes were excellent. Good service.

Thank Dawn F
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Sassafras is a great little restaurant that is located in a clean, safe little corner off on the main drag in Greenville. Very cool ambiance, kind of old school pub meets southern plantation. The menu is very good and the service was great. I was...More

Thank Dwp23
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We want a light meal and were recommended to go to Sassafras. The restaurant is locally owned and has a really nice cozy rustic setting of brick walls and wood. Our waitress was very helpful. Opting to just have appetizers - my husband had a...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

The good: wines were priced fairly. Our table for four was ready when we arrived. Service was good. My filet was cooked perfectly and the Brussel sprouts were excellent. The bad: the Mac n cheese was bone dry over cooked. Hard to believe a $250...More

Thank ConchyStarfish
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 N Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2796
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: +1 864-235-5670
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