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The Clay Pot Coffee Shop

166 S Dargan St, Florence, SC 29506-2532
+1 843-407-1646
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“quiche” (10 reviews)
“beans” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
166 S Dargan St, Florence, SC 29506-2532
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

A wonderful and relaxing spot. Lovely! Great, high quality meal all creatively prepared. Focus on local art and events as well. Love The Clay Pot! Highly recommend this charming restaurant.

Thank Mindy M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

World's best veggie burger with with a full bouquet of delicious flavors and the quiche is to die for ! Well worth the 5-10 min. detour if your traveling up or down interstate 95. Sure beats the chain restaurant alternatives.

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 7 April 2017

My husband and I stopped here on our way back from Florida and found it a charming and comfortable place for breakfast. There was also artwork and crafts available for sale from local artists and has music in the evenings. We each had a piece...More

Thank joanyl2000
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Great coffee. Very friendly. Had cappuccino, bagel & lox and apple muffin. Food very good, coffee great. Kind of place with regulars walking in ordering their usuals. Owner very personable with attention to detail. Leisurely breakfast before hitting the road was perfect. Worth the 5...More

Thank Larry K
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great place for brunch and a cup of coffee. The food it very good here. Not a large variety but everything tastes so good! At night they often have local entertainment. During the summer if you stop by you must have their tomato pie! It...More

Thank BRWoman
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I was traveling on business to Florence and stayed at a hotel block away from The Clay Pot Coffee Shop. I walked over to the restaurant for breakfast. The menu items were on the board but the owner was so courteous and offered to make...More

Thank KarenS2012
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I cannot say enough what a lovely place it is. The service is extremely friendly and helpful. My breakfast was so delicious and the coffee was excellent. Beautiful decor. Even have great books on the table!

Thank scovkolb
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I do mean rough, but the neighborhood is transforming slowly. I arrived at opening time for a cup of coffee and breakfast sandwich for the road. Peggy(the proprietor) was very engaging. She has done a wonderful job with The Clay Pot and is a large...More

Thank christopher2987
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went here on a lazy Saturday morning. Clay Pot always has great food, coffee, and smoothies and they delivered again. I highly recommend it for anyone looking for a quick bite or a place to enjoy a cup of coffee with...More

Thank Alec H
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Walking in the newly revitalized downtown Florence, SC we came upon the Clay Pot Coffee Shop. Stopped to get a coffee for the road and ended up with a wonderful mocha latte, Chai latte AND veggie frittata and (omg😊) fried cheesy, savory spiced grits. Yum!...More

Thank sandra m
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
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Open Hours
07:30 - 16:00
16:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
16:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 166 S Dargan St, Florence, SC 29506-2532
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +1 843-407-1646
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The Clay Pot will strive to serve you local and organic products whenever possible. Clay Pot serves a healthy lunch daily Wednesday - Saturday Daily hours 7:30PM - 4:30PM Wednesday and Friday 7:30AM - 9:00PM The Clay Pot will offer a wide range hot and cold organic coffee drinks, organic teas, smoothies, a selection of breakfast, lunch and dessert specialties. A small seating area will allow for social meetings within the coffee shop. In addition to the coffee shop Clay Pot offers exhibit space to local artists on a rotating basis. Most artwork is available for purchase.
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