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Betsy's On The Corner

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Diner
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159 Laurens Street, Aiken, SC 29801-3845
+1 803-226-0078
11:00 - 19:30
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 19:30
Sat 07:00 - 19:30
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was highly recommended by the locals. It was packed at lunchtime with a wait. I ended up just eating at the bar. The food portions were huge and have to say if you love Southern food, this is the place to eat.

Thank Sophia P
Evans, Georgia
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a gem! The ambiance is like a movie set for a 1950's Route 66 restaurant. The staff are friendly, solicitous and the waitress who served us even had the big blond hairdo! The food was very fresh, delicious and came out quickly. The restaurant was clean and the bill reasonable. We will definitely go back. Fun!

Thank Janelle S
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was visiting family in Aiken and she suggested dinner at Betsy's on the Corner. What a great little spot! You could tell from the minute you walked in that this place had been around a long time and was a local favorite. The servers knew their customers and treated them like family. The food was excellent-I had one of... More 

Thank Pdolan61
Aiken, South Carolina
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79 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with the family for a quick bite. Super service, atmosphere from the 50's. great burgers and grilled cheese. A go to for this family for diner food at reasonable prices

Thank Mark E
Aiken, South Carolina
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76 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love Betsy's! The servers are friendly, loud, southern. The chef/cook keeps a close eye on things and ensures excellent service. Bathrooms are miniscule. Otherwise, we love it. Their sandwiches are excellent. Flavorful, ample servings. I like their daily specials, too. Desserts are always tasty, always home made. This restaurant is for people who are southern or who love southerners.... More 

Thank mtom3x0
Lapeer, Michigan
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51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very busy diner. It is hard to hear your lunch partner talking. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. There is a special daily. The food arrived fast but was nothing special. I guess I was expecting more flavor for the high price. This place is not cheap. I think I will skip it the next time... More 

Thank playparkfun
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

The lunch was very flavorful, serving size lunch appropriate and prices reasonable but I felt hurried and the atmosphere wasn't relaxing at all.

Thank 2highsmithsinone
Aiken, SC
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149 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Four of us recently ate lunch at Betsy's on the Corner. The place was packed and noisy - extremely noisy! So noisy that the waitress had to shout for us to hear her... that's the reason for the 4 stars instead of 5! The food was great! Each of us has something different: veggie wrap, shrimp plate, shrimp po'boy and... More 

Thank TravlinWee
Roanoke, Virginia
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited for lunch on a Saturday. The club sandwich was excellent. My wife had a turkey sandwich and salad. The salad was huge and delicious. Normally we skip dessert but the carrot cake was calling her name. I had an ice cream sandwich made with chocolate chip cookies and moose tracks ice cream. We can't wait... More 

Thank finstotheleft70
Augusta, Georgia
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

We started out going to another place when we saw Betsy's and changed our minds. It was a great decision. The food was great, real comfort food for a good value in a relaxed atmosphere.. It's nice to go to a restaurant where the owner is involved and the staff enjoys their job. Great place and next time we're going... More 

Thank KL J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
07:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159 Laurens Street, Aiken, SC 29801-3845
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Aiken
  • Phone Number: +1 803-226-0078

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?