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Venus Pancake House

471 W Palmetto St, Florence, SC 29501-4424
+1 843-669-9977
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“pancakes” (7 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
“wait staff is” (2 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
471 W Palmetto St, Florence, SC 29501-4424
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

This is not a knee jerk reaction to a bad experience. This review is given for the sake of safety only. My cheeseburger was RAW. I am not talking about a little pink, it was RED. Our waitress stated that this was not the normal...More

Thank Denise W
Reviewed 11 November 2017

had heard this was the best pancakes in town. Brought my Mother and Granddaughter. Service was slow the portions were generous and hot. Got my Mother's order wrong. Granddaughter said pancakes were ok BUT Not the best.

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

This is by far the worst place to eat! Felt like I was eating in retirement home cafeteria. The soup was out of a can. Everything was topped with lard. The food was absolutely disgusting! Worst breakfast place in Florence!

Thank Anam K
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Love stopping at Venus for breakfast if we can time our trip in or out of Myrtle Beach to suit. We invariably order the Venus special (2 eggs, 2 pancakes, choice of meat and beverage) for under $9. Food was fresh and delicious.

Thank DB37027
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Friday night about 6:30...not crowded at all (2 other tables of 4)...3 of us with an 11 month old...Very friendly waitress...got water, coffee and order very quick...Place is always clean...food was very good as usual...waited almost 30 minutes for eggs, French toast and a hamburger...More

Thank beye2020
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We went for breakfast around ten am and it was not packed. Server was attentive and nice. But we waited over 30 minutes for fried eggs and grits. Sign out front says "best breakfast" however we have had better breakfasts elsewhere in town.

Thank sahtraveler
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Stop in for a delicious breakfast or a homemade lunch - neither will disappoint. Wait staff is friendly and food is superb! Prices and portions can't be beat!

Thank AshFinkSC
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We ordered breakfast. Wife's order came with breakfast potatoes, not hash browns, unless what she got is their interpretation of hash browns. I requested extra butter for my pancakes, and it never arrived. We were eating at between 10 and 10:30 am, and the restaurant...More

Thank TAreviewer_J
Reviewed 27 February 2017

The liver and rice was off the chain. It was great. I love the cabbage and corn bread. This tasted like cornbread not sweet cake. I hate sweet cornbread.

Thank afreshwater9
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Waffles and eggs.The best waffles big fluffy inside crispy outside. Egg were scrambled perfectly. Room for improvement with waitresses.

Thank Janel S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
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  • Address: 471 W Palmetto St, Florence, SC 29501-4424
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +1 843-669-9977
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