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The Lazy Goat

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170 Riverplace, Greenville, SC 29601-2578 (Camperdown St)
+1 864-679-5299
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11:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Wed 11:30 - 21:00
Thu - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Salem, South Carolina
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

Fascinating place, beautiful view to the river, romantic Deck, delicious food, very good service, Great location in the heart of Greenville, SC.

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Thank Reynarq
Greenville, South Carolina
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

I have been to lazy goat a couple of times, but only for drinks and apps. This time i went on a date for dinner. The waiter was very attentitive and went over the menu well. What he did not inform us is the portions. The waiter let us try 3 wines and then we chose a bottle that was... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Been here a couple of times. Not my kind of food. Service real slow. Location is great and fun just walking around DR Greenville.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

My son recommended The Lazy Goat for our Friday night dinner. We had a lovely dinner at the restaurant. Our seats overlooked the Reedy River and Peace Center. The Lamb Appetizer Delicious! The fried Goat Cheese -Awesome as well as the pimento cheese with ciabatta bread. Drink-"Lemonade" and Mojito! Dinner fabulous. Pizza and the specials.

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Rockfield, KY
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016

That really says it all. Waited to order. Lunch delivered and didn't see the waitress until she delivered my check.

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Greenville
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

Wonderful atmosphere. Interesting menu. Excellent customer service. Best place in town for a relaxing evening.

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Naperville, Illinois
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166 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

I travel all over and eat out several times a week. This restaurant did not disappoint. Try the Brussels sprout appetizer and mussels with chorizo. Awesome. The risotto and steak were done perfectly and the spicy chicken breastfeeding was amazing. The caramel dessert was scarfed as was the chocolate cake

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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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67 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

I take my little girl to the Peace Center to see shows and performances several times per year. Each time we go to a show, she asks if we can go to "our favorite restaurant"--the Lazy Goat. She loves the Shirley Temples and the truffle french fries are an absolute must! The press coffee and desserts are delicious as well!... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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86 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

Brought a group of six here for a business dinner. Crowded, noisy. The service was terrible. Barely had our salads on the table and they brought our entrees. My salad was supposed to be arugula with roasted walnuts, red onion in a Gorgonzola vinegrette. It was a big bowl of arugula. No onion. A few walnuts...not roasted. Very boring. Most... More 

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Greenville, SC
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105 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016

The lazy goat, on first sight, seems to be an out of way place. When you enter their front door you are on a side street between two hotels that are above the river. Upon entering, and proceeding downstairs to their main dining room, you realize that the restaurant sits above the walking promenade and overlooks the river. One of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 30
Cuisine
American, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Riverplace, Greenville, SC 29601-2578
    (Camperdown St)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: +1 864-679-5299
Description
The Lazy Goat is a Mediterranean-themed restaurant with a menu featuring global influences from Spain, Morocco, Italy, France, Greece, Africa and the Middle East and a relaxed atmosphere where taking the time to "linger and share" is encouraged. The diverse menu was created to accommodate a variety of diner preferences with meat & cheese plates, small plates to “graze and nibble,” and main dishes. Guests are invited to take their time while "trying a little bit of that and a little bit of that" or a "whole lot of whatever they like".

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