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Sassafras Southern Bistro

103 N Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2796
+1 864-235-5670
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“beef tips” (17 reviews)
“nachos” (27 reviews)
“blue crab” (14 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
103 N Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2796
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner here, everything from the she crab soup, to our entrees and dessert all were perfection. The service wS excellent, the GM stopped at our table to check on us, very personable and genuine, provided us a free desert with candles,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Cin260
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great atmosphere. The GM came to our table to check on us, very approachable and very nice. We had the sassafras fried chicken, pimento filet and the pimento cheese dip with house chips. Absolutely amazing.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ThriftyTravellerrr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment we arrived I loved the look to this place. They combined the old with the new and did it perfectly . The old brick with the sliding doors from the old businesses there before . The classic bistro with the present day...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jedeyem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and two friends recently visited Greenville to see Hamilton at the Peace Center. Both the restaurant and the musical were excellent. We arrived at the Bistro for an early dinner and were seated right away. The atmosphere and decor were very nice and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Brion K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were looking for a “fine dining” venue but with more moderate prices. We found this and then some at Sassafras Bistro in beautiful downtown Greenville. The restaurant is warm and welcoming without being stuffy. The wine offerings are carefully selected and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank FishhawkII
Reviewed 10 December 2018

My husband and I were in Greenville with 2 other couples and ate here on our 2nd night. Greenville has a terrific food scene and this restaurant was right up there. It’s in a nice area downtown and is attractive inside. We had a nice...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank h0lym0ly
Reviewed 9 December 2018

We had an excellent meal in a lovely setting. The trout and ribeye dishes were prepared perfectly. The beignet dessert was outstanding. We had good, attentive service and would definitely return.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank HolyCityTravelers
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

We went on a Friday night around 9pm and there was no wait. We had a friendly and helpful waitress. The margarita is great because they make their own sweet/sour mix. The beef tips is a popular item on their menu so we tried that....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rxceph18
Reviewed 1 December 2018

Great food, wonderful staff! The chef easily adjusted recipes out of the published gluten free menu to accommodate gluten sensitivity. Make reservations.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank skerns
Reviewed 10 November 2018

We ate at Sassafras prior to a concert at the Peace Center. The service was very attentive. I had the salmon with crab while my wife had a beef in pastry dish. Both were really good.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mcliffoh
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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
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
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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