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The Willcox Restaurant

$$$$American, ,
100 Colleton Ave, Aiken, SC 29801
+1 803-648-1898
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (43 reviews)
“pate” (5 reviews)
“ny strip” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
100 Colleton Ave, Aiken, SC 29801
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Not only is this the oldest wooden constructed hotel in Aiken, full of history, beautiful original décor including the rare paneling, but by the way, resident ghosts! A favorite local watering hole and excellent restaurant. The rooms are fantastic and all suites. If you stay...More

Thank Wayne B
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are truly delighted that you enjoyed your time here with us in Aiken. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and review. We truly appreciate your kind words and comments. We hope you will visit us again very soon. Kindest Regards,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

An excellent Sunday Brunch menu. Eggs, meats, fruit and breads, all served as requested. Good service and reasonable pricing.More

Thank Wade J
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are delighted that you enjoyed your brunch with us. Thank you for choosing to dine with us and for taking the time to share your review. We hope you will visit us again soon and as often as possible. Kind Regards, Cindy McClattie, Operations...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have dined at The Willcox before but it was the first time for her sister and brother-in-law. Our waitress was excellent, attentive but non-intrusive. Three in our party had a salad and they all agreed they were outstanding. I had the...More

Thank jimdK9002UK
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are truly delighted that you enjoyed your meal and time here with us. Thank you for choosing to dine with us and for sharing your experience and review. Your comments will be shared with our team who is committed to excellent service. They will...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is in the historic hotel Willcox which offers a peek at history and warm inviting atmosphere. The food was very good and the staff very attentive. Bar area in the lobby is a nice starting area and with good prices.

Thank topcat556
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate your patronage and thank you for taking the time to leave your comments. It is our sincere hope that you will visit us very soon and wish you many more anniversaries. Warm Regards, Cindy McClattie, Operations Administrator

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place to eat in Aiken to impress your friends, relatives and business associates. Salesmen selling insurace, lots, annuities have free dinners here. Get a meal that way. Very highly rated by those in the know big reporting groups. I have found the food good,...More

Thank KENT H
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments. We are glad you enjoyed the food and feel our restaurant is a good place to impress guests. Unfortunately, you seem to have inaccurate information in implying that we host “free dinners”. We value each...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our "go to" spot for all needs- casual snacks and drinks, major occasion meal, catching up with Friends, impressing out of town guests - when ever we need a lift!More

Thank James D
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are delighted that you enjoy The Willcox as a "go to" spot. Thank you for choosing to dine with us and for taking the time to share your comments. We look forward to you visiting us again very soon. Kind Regards, Cindy McClattie, Operations...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a real treat to dine at lunch at the Wilcox. Great variety on a menus that is not overwhelming. I typically enjoy a couple of appetizers at lunch which generally include one of my two favorites: calamari or pâté'. Adding a nice dry...More

Thank patcal4
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for dining with us and taking the time to share your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your our menu, food and service. We appreciate your business and hope you will visit us again soon. Best Regards, Cindy McClattie, Operations Administrator

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I go to the Willcox every couple of weeks. We love the lobby bar for drinks and "bites". We've had both dinner and breakfast in the restaurant (the food is excellent) ... and a couple of times we've had dinner at a...More

Thank jidodds
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are very happy that you enjoy your dining experience on a regular basis. Your positive feedback and recommendation are truly appreciated. It is a delight for our team know that we have such loyal customers. We appreciate your continued support. Warmest Regards, Cindy McClattie,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of our favorite Aiken Restaurants, and they have a special deal for birthdays. Everything we ordered was either great or very good, except for the Steaks. They should talk to their purveyor, because they were Gristly and a little tough, however, properly...More

Thank Ken R
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your annual birthday celebration here with us. Thank you for choosing to dine with us and for taking the time to share your experience and review. We appreciate your patronage and look forward to you visiting us again...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great historic restaurant with great ambiance, live piano, great drinks and dinner. We sat in the lounge area as opposed to the dinning room. It was more casual and lively. We played a game of checkers while having cocktails and the dinner. The food was...More

Thank josephjbeck
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are truly delighted that you enjoyed your anniversary dinner here with us. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and review. Your recommendation is greatly appreciated and we hope you visit us quite often. Kindest Regards, Cindy McClattie, Operations Administrator

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jeanni12017
13 April 2017|
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Response from Willcox1898 | Property representative |
Hello, yes we do have a Mother's Day brunch. Please see our website for the menu or call the hotel at 803-648-1898. We hope to see you on mother's day :)
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emlhntng
16 October 2016|
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Response from redrooster89 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. They do have gift cards though. Good luck!
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emlhntng
16 October 2016|
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Response from Gayl R | Reviewed this property |
Yes the Wilcox offers gift certificates in any denomination. They make great gifts too!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 36
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Colleton Ave, Aiken, SC 29801
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Aiken
  • Phone Number: +1 803-648-1898
  • This restaurant is at The Willcox
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