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Betsy's On The Corner

159 Laurens St, Corner of Laurens and Barnwell, Aiken, SC 29801-3845
+1 803-226-0078
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (108 reviews)
“onion rings” (32 reviews)
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11:00 am - 7:30 pm Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
159 Laurens St, Corner of Laurens and Barnwell, Aiken, SC 29801-3845
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We bring all our out of town visitors to Betsy’s for lunch or dinner. And they all want to come back. From the staff to Betsy, from the decor to the food, you won’t be disappointed. We have eaten there dozens of times and have...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for the perfect place to eat in Aiken South Carolina. Go to Betsy’s on the corner. yes step back in time to the 50s and early 60s music playing in the background motif of the restaurant is amazing. Then you meet the most energetic...More

Thank BenPhillipsJr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love eating at this place. However, today I left a normal 25% tip, walked to my car across the street, realized I left my sunglasses on the table. I ran back and the table was cleaned. When I went inside an inquired about them,...More

Thank Firefrank1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here twice, lunch one day and dinner the following day. The food is home cooked and is a cut above the rest. We had the chicken and dumplings soup for lunch and the pot roast for the dinner the next day. We would...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We were passing through Aiken while on vacation. In looking for a place for lunch, we were pointed in the direction of Betsy's. The atmosphere was busy, busy, busy lunch, but it seems like a fun, down to earth restaurant. The meal was great and...More

Thank BuckyBadgeragogo
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

I was passing through this small town around noon and noticed the crowd at this restaurant. I decided to stop. I was seated immediately as other groups were large. The normal plan is to sign in and wait to be seated. I was headed in...More

Thank Marlene B
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Great service on a rainy day= delicious tuna melt- and chicken dumpling soup on a cold day- with scrumptious and generous portion of Red Velvet cake for a shared dessert - perfect

Thank Kathi H
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Best onion rings I've ever had. Fries and rings made in house. Sandwich and soup were both good. Service was fast but not overly friendly, even though I think she was trying.

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Good service, great food...but don’t drop in during peak hours or you will have to wait for a table! If you want a great sandwich and soup place then you won’t be disappointed. Enjoy walking in the local shops downtown and you will have a...More

Thank Graniteville
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Betsy's on the corner is the best sandwich shop in Aiken. Eat inside or outside weather permitting the service is quick and food top notch. Daily specials are hearty and delicous

Thank V2754JQjamest
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Response from Csdad_13 | Reviewed this property |
They have a great Greek salad!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159 Laurens St, Corner of Laurens and Barnwell, Aiken, SC 29801-3845
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Aiken
  • Phone Number: +1 803-226-0078
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It's noisy; it's busy — but you know, that's what a diner is. It's a fun place. We are dedicated to providing the best food and service anywhere. Enjoy full table service from a menu of homemade soups and salads, hotdogs, burgers, specialty sandwiches hot off the grill, daily Blue Plates (just like Mama made), frosty shakes and ice cream treats at our old-fashioned soda fountain. Hearty Southern breakfasts are served on Saturday mornings.
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