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Alfresco Bistro

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812 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3506
+1 843-344-3869
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11:00 - 10:30
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 10:30
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went with friends who recommended Alfresco Bistro as one of their favorites in the area. We were not disappointed with the food. Good, fresh Italian food with good, not over-the-top, wine list. However, the service was indifferent. The staff needs more training. I am not a fan of overly friendly wait staff who hover and try to be your... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent service, excellent food, excellent atmosphere - the best Italian restaurant we have ever visited

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Morehead City, North Carolina
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

First class atmosphere, first class service and first class food.......We were seated in the bar very busy with locals and were served by a very charming New York trans-plant who found the South much more to her liking.......She recommended the crab-stuffed lobster with grilled asparagus and we couldn't have been more pleased.....Fine dining is unusual in a bar setting but... More 

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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is well worth a visit for lunch or dinner. We started with a cup of tomato basil bisque, which was a tad salty, but still excellent. I had the turkey Tuscany wrap, which had red roasted peppers and cheese. Grilled to a crisp texture, it was outstanding, as was the salad which accompanied it. My companion had the... More 

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Ohio
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373 reviews
276 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here for lunch and sampled widely among their offerings. They have an extensive menu supplemented by daily specials, and, although the day was gray, the menu offered a rainbow of choices. We sampled both fish and pasta dishes, but were most impressed with their tuna nachos and their mushroom - lobster bisque. For some relatively low cost items,... More 

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South Burlington, Vermont
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always an awesome experience when I'm in this town. Staff is old school Southern friendly and food is excellent. It is truly amazing the selection and quality of food that their small kitchen consistently turns out, though it seems, as well, to contribute to intimate teamwork due to close quarters. Be sure and try the "Tuna Nachos" for an appetizer!... More 

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I have eaten here twice with family and friends recently. Restaurant is located in the heart of the Water Front District on Front Street. We outside both times since the weather was beautiful. The service was very good and the food was excellent. Each visit, everyone with us raved about the food. Ironically, everyone ordered something different... More 

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Freeport, New York
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

We stopped by for an Anniversary lunch with friends. What a great location uniquely decorated with a brilliant chef/owner. The unique salads, fish, and the pasta are scrumptious and the lunch portions are hardy and reasonable. The House Wine is reasonably priced and a good pour. Great find.

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Thank mag48121
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

So surprised to have such a lovely dinner downtown Georgetown. Love the calamaria and the bolognese was perfect. Had peas and carrots. Loved it

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Hudson, NC
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85 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We have visited here on our last two trips to this lovely area. Today the Outdoor seating was full so we sat in the narrow walled corridor which had charms of its own. Zack is an excellent server and very attentive. My spouse had the crispy flounder over Greek salad and I had the wedge salad with grilled shrimp. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 10:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 10:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 10:30
Thursday
11:00 - 10:30
Friday
11:00 - 10:30
Saturday
11:00 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 812 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3506
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Georgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-344-3869

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