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Sassafras Southern Bistro

103 N Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2796
+1 864-235-5670
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“blue crab” (14 reviews)
“nachos” (21 reviews)
“beef tips” (12 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
103 N Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2796
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great food and service. Salmon with lump crab was superb. Even with a large party, everything was well done.

Thank Kiana J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had shrimp and grits (excellent, ask for sauce on the side -you will get a soup sized portion) and mussels which were very decent, but not excellent. The place is nice - exposed brick

Thank Ella_RM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent offerings from chicken to shrimp to salads. Unique though, not same old offerings. Staff was great and the specials were worth it.

Thank Shannon E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Before attending a show at the Peace Center we had dinner at Sassafras Bistro. My wife enjoyed their marinated beef tips with risotto & there was a low hum during the entire meal. I had their excellent crab cakes with New England Clam Chowder. I...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sassafras has a consistent track-record for good food at a fair price. The Lump-crab and Salmon dish is flavorful and the risotto worth trying. On warmer days the outdoor seating is great for people watching. Usually packed with locals and tourist but worth experiencing.

Thank PeacefulSoul2
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Our group of 3 went here for dinner and ate in the bar area. We didn't have a reservation, but we able to get a high top bar table without a problem on a Friday night. I had the shrimp and grits with a side...More

Thank Wigs8
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I reviewed this a year ago and liked the food but it was dark and noisy. Ate here last week and was happy to see the overhaul...brighter, quieter and the food if anything has gotten better.

Thank krandy21784
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

I suggest the crab nachos and the ribeye. I was not crazy about the risotto but the brussel sprouts were very good. 1/2 off wine bottles on Wednesdays.

Thank James H
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic dinner! We thoroughly enjoyed our meal and our server was great! Cindy was a joy to talk to and she was very friendly! The salmon was cooked perfectly and the mac & cheese had great flavor. The scallops and risotto were simply divine!

Thank Luann H
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

My friend came off the plane and had read the menu and was interested enough to try the restaurant. The hostess was pleasant and friendly. She seated us at a table which was around the corner from the bar and the bartender was our server....More

Thank Michelle B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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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