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Sassafras Southern Bistro

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$$ - $$$
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103 N Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2796
+1 864-235-5670
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17:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Simpsonville, South Carolina
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224 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I always look forward to having dinner at Sassafras. The week of Christmas we visited for dinner. The staff is always very accommodating. I ordered the spicy pork for appetizer. This is my favorite. Just spicy enough but not overwhelming. We also ended up sharing the meatloaf with potatoes and salads. The small salads are about the size of a... More 

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Thank Ben4UND
Charleston
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I grabbed food to go from here so I cannot comment on the service but the food was excellent. We will definitely dine in next time we visit.

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Thank bgsg2013
Easley, South Carolina
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734 reviews
559 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 895 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dined here over the Thanksgiving weekend on a Friday night. Seated right away (reservation had been made). Our party of 4 was greeted by a most friendly server. An order of sweet potato fries was placed. These came out fresh and hot. My wife ordered her go-to when dining out at nicer establishments - salmon. I ordered a beef dish... More 

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Thank abcjjl
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70 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by a local. Waited for our group at the bar. Enjoyed a local Sassafras brew on tap and was very good. Saw someone eating the fried chicken and WOW what a portion and it looked & smelled awesome. When seated, asked about the chicken and was stated "best on the menu". It did not disappoint! Came w Mac& cheese... More 

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Thank Robert F
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner with coworkers. Had the rainbow trout and it was fantastic. Others had the tuna and fried chicken, everybody was happy with the meal. Atmosphere is great, service very good but a little slow. Only reason I don't give it 5 stars

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2 Thank Jeffrey W
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Me & my wife stopped in after a afternoon concert. Without reservations, We were initially told that no tables were available. However, a couple had not arrived for their reservation, so the hostess called and found out that they would not be coming, so we got their table. The shrimp & Grits I ordered, & the beef tips my wife... More 

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Thank Kirk G
Greenville, South Carolina
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Our second visit, this time with our "kids" (18 & 22) for dinner before a show at the Peace Center. With budding adventure in their tastebuds, the kids were able to try familiar foods that had been updated with new flavors. Both times I've eaten one of the entree specials and have not been disappointed. Pleasant atmosphere, centrally located on... More 

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Thank Gamecocks457
Greenville, South Carolina
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321 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

The name says it all -- Southern Bistro. Very pleasant atmosphere. Attentive wait staff. Our meals were delicious. Bacon wrapped scallops. Fried chicken. Grilled tuna. Crab stuffed salmon. Very good. Reasonably priced but high end.

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Thank Phillip K
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168 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Sassafras has great southern food at a little bit of a higher price, great for a nice dinner. Enjoyed it very much!

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Thank Emily D
Suwanee, Georgia
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221 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Extensive menu with so many choices you just want to sample some of all. Being in a large group I did get to sample about 6 different plates. Definitely would return.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 N Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2796
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: +1 864-235-5670

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