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Red Pepper

709 N Main St, 709 N. Main St, Summerville, SC 29483-6628
+1 843-873-8600
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“focaccia bread” (13 reviews)
“fettuccine” (17 reviews)
“tiramisu” (17 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
709 N Main St, 709 N. Main St, Summerville, SC 29483-6628
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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Chris was and is and continues to be a terrific server. He made our dining experience fun and very good. The food was excellent...but we enjoyed our server the most!

Thank Christy P
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We went to The Red Pepper to celebrate our anniversary and did not remember it was Charleston Restaurant Week which was a nice surprise. We were greeted by such nice people and our waiter Chris was the absolute best and very entertaining. Since it was...More

Thank Brenda B
Fred W, Owner at Red Pepper, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Thank you and many more anniversaries. Hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Visiting our son this weekend,, three of us showed up for a late lunch around 2:45. I was impressed. Attentive, knowledgeable staff without the intrusive chattiness that often is part of the server culture. Our few questions answered, we started with a Calamari appetizer and...More

Thank philh708
Reviewed 5 January 2018

It is a very charming restaurant with excellent food, service, atmosphere !! They take a few minutes to see what you are really looking to try and have great recommendations!! Also, stop by the cozy little bar for a drink and appetizers!!

Thank janquinif
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

After finding our first choice restaurant closed for the holidays we decided this was worth a try. All portions were huge! The sausage was piled on the spaghetti, the spicy chicken dish was well received. I think the sauce on the lobster ravioli was more...More

Thank luvrson
Fred W, Owner at Red Pepper, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Thank you for dining with us. There is no cheese in the Lobster cream sauce unless when the waiter was at your table you had him grate Romano cheese on your dish that would work its way into the sauce. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

We has a really enjoyable meal. It is pretty good food for the price, but is not what I would call high end Italian. That being said, it really is better than average, and there was a good variety of dishes....it’s not your basic American/Italian/family...More

Thank Nicole G
Reviewed 18 December 2017

I try to use trip advisor when I'm in the area. One of the first times though the place did not match the rating. Service was good. Food just average. Maybe is was the Monday night Pasta special, and I should have ordered something else....More

Thank orreo5859
Fred W, Owner at Red Pepper, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

We thank you for stoping in.

Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Everything was wonderful! Service was excellent & food was amazing! Everything was timed right from beverages, appetizers, salads, bread, meal, & dessert. Highly recommend!

Thank HamptonHomes
Fred W, Owner at Red Pepper, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Thanks for the review and for dining with us. Hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Ate at this restaurant about a month ago arriving my wife and I moved to the area from the Napa Valley area. Our first visit was incredible and the food was fabulous. Unfortunately, our second visit was not. It took over 40 minutes for the...More

1  Thank WillyDeb
Fred W, Owner at Red Pepper, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

With all due respect we had a new server working that night who by mistake overlooked firing your food. My wife was trying to explain that to you and Victor who did have others tables was only trying to help out by bringing out your...More

Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

First time here, we will be moving to Summerville in a year. So we are looking for great restaurants. Well we found one. The food was excellent, and the service was what you would expect in a Five Star restaurant in a major city. The...More

Thank Zokker
Fred W, Owner at Red Pepper, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Thank you for dining with us and we look forward to your moving here.

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Sherrie G
13 April 2017|
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Robert C
1 March 2016|
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The menu is posted on our web site. We offer Authentic Italian cuisine. The Chef's menu changes weekly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 24
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 709 N Main St, 709 N. Main St, Summerville, SC 29483-6628
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Summerville
  • Phone Number: +1 843-873-8600
  • E-mail
We are a Casual Fine dining Italian Restaurant of 16 years. We offer all freshly made to order entrees, as we do not have steam tables in our restaurant. Chef also offers new specials from Italy every week starting on Wen. We offer 10 Italian crafted beers and an all Italian wine menu with both bottles and by the glass. We are in a quint historic old home with 20 tables total inside, and 20 tables on our new screened in covered patio and our open deck. We were rated 4 stars by the Post & Courier and voted best Italian restaurant in Summerville by readers choice. Our owners wife makes our desserts. (Tiramisu, Cannoli, Spumoni (Gelato), Tartufo (Gelato) & Chocolate Hazelnut Torte).
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