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harold's restaurant

602 N Limestone St, Gaffney, SC 29340-2437
+1 864-489-9153
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good17%
  • Average20%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible29%
Travellers talk about
“meat balls” (2 reviews)
“chilli burger” (2 reviews)
“pinto beans” (4 reviews)
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7:00 am - 8:00 pm Hours
American, Diner
602 N Limestone St, Gaffney, SC 29340-2437
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Probably like you, I have seen the Harold’s sign off I-85 a hundred times and never stopped. Last night was the night, we ventured off the highway, down the 2 miles and on the left was this old, tired and sad establishment. I typically have...More

Thank astorweb
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

We stopped because it says featured on Food Network....well...it is not family friendly. We have small kids and it felt like we were in a bar. Hot dogs & fries weren’t good! Very disappointed! Will not go back!

Thank lkwr97
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

The chili recipe here is the same one used by the original owner and passed on to the current owner. The chili is put on the hotdogs and you can also get a chili burger which is a sloppy joe with a meat ball in...More

Thank blantons61
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Harold's "claim to fame " is that it was once featured on Diners, Drive Ins, and Dives on the Food Network. The place is unusual and I never figured out the service system as signs indicate that they don't serve booths yet they kind of...More

Thank Johnny B
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Mid week lunch. Stopped in as it was close by. The place has poor lighting and looks like it hasn't had any other updating in 40 years or so. I loved it! You can sit at the lunch counter or in a booth. Local high...More

Thank Marty Y
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Stopped in for lunch, had to try it out. Located in quaint Gaffney SC and the diner looks and feels nostalgic from its early beginnings. Service was very good and the value was excellent as well. Food was interesting, not a huge fan of sloppy...More

Thank Scott E
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped in as a result of the I 85 billboard however were disappointed. My husband ordered the famous chili cheeseburger which consists of a small meatball and chili on a hamburger bun. Hardly a cheeseburger and not nearly filling as one so he was...More

Thank Michelle Y
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We decided to try this diner after seeing a huge billboard on the interstate advertising Diners Drive In and Dives visits. I'm not sure what Guy tasted in this place, but we left feeling sick, amazed the the poor quality of food and odd service....More

Thank Erica-Travis W
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I had been looking forward to my visit to Harolds on my trip down south in the USA. It was the quintessential small town diner. I didn't think the food was anything special but it wasn't bad , my dad enjoyed his chilli burger. The...More

Thank KianGaf
Reviewed 23 May 2017

First time and probably the last. It's OK but not my style, friendly staff and not so good food. Cheap prices though.

Thank Golden C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 602 N Limestone St, Gaffney, SC 29340-2437
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Gaffney
  • Phone Number: +1 864-489-9153
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