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Dining Near Florence Center

There are nearly 50 restaurants in the Hospitality District surrounding Florence Center. Conveniently located at the intersection of interstates 95 and 20, this area of Florence is the most popular for dining and staying overnight.

At the intersection of Interstates 20 and 95, the hospitality district centered around the Florence Civic Center has tons of dining options.

Locally owned restaurants in the hospitality district include 1720 Burger Bar, La Bamba, Lizard’s Thicket, Miyami, Percy & Willie’s, Red Bone Alley, and StarFire Grill.

For Mexican, try Chili’s, Chipotle, Corona Mexican, Don Jose, La Bamba, Moe’s, or San Jose.

Asian? Try Golden Crown, Golden Dragon, Hibachi Grill & Supreme Buffet, Miyami, or Red Bowl Asian Bistro.

Italian? You can choose from Olive Garden, Mellow Mushroom, or Cici’s Pizza.

Good old-fashioned American, or a great steak? 1720 Burger Bar, Buffalo Wild Wings, Five Guys, Golden Corral, Great American Grill, J Michael’s, Jersey Boys, Longhorn Steakhouse, Outback Steakhouse, The Peddler, Percy & Willie’s, Red Bone Alley, Red Lobster, Western Sizzlin and Shane’s Rib Shack await your arrival.

Oh, and just in case you’re looking for breakfast at 3 in the morning, IHOP is the place!

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Long Grain Cafe

Long Grain Café 260 W Palmetto St Florence, SC 29501 (843) 413-1300 menu 

Townhouse Restaurant

Townhouse Restaurant serves up tasty fried oysters and grilled shrimp, lamb gyros, mouth-watering hamburgers, and even chicken liver and gizzard combos.  You can top it off with chocolate chip pecan pie or baklava for dessert. Townhouse [...]

Bazen’s Family Restaurant

Bazen's Family Restaurant is all about Southern style home cooking. They are open for lunch buffet Sunday - Friday, breakfast buffet on Saturday, and supper buffet Thursday - Saturday. Check out the catfish stew and shrimp & [...]


The Drive-In restaurant in downtown Florence serves hamburgers, fries and fountain drinks the old-fashioned way. Also known as 301 Drive-In, it has been offering great food with friendly service since 1957. Also on the menu are Greek [...]

Wholly Smokin’ – SC Pecan Trail

Wholly Smokin' Delicious! A salad made with mixed greens, red onion, cucumber, tomato, and pecan halves. Topping it off are a warm pecan encrusted slice of goat cheese and the chef's signature cheese crisp. Wholly Smokin' [...]

Victors – SC Pecan Trail

Victors Start your Victors experience by tasting the pecan pie martini.  It's smooth, sweet, and pecan satisfying. Victors is Florence's 3-Diamond AAA Restaurant, voted Best of the Pee Dee (Formal Dining) 8 years in a row. Located [...]

Venus Restaurant and Catering – SC Pecan Trail

Venus Restaurant and Catering Start your morning out with locally grown pecans mixed in your Belgian waffle and Southern pecan pancake. Venus Restaurant and Catering 471 W. Palmetto St Florence, SC 29501 (843 ) 669-9977 [...]

Town Hall – SC Pecan Trail

Town Hall Farm-driven and Southern-inspired, Town Hall's menu changes with the seasons. Try the braised oxtail ravioli, local sweet potato puree, and Espelette spiced pecans and sage oil. A new restaurant in Florence, Town Hall [...]

Top Hat Special-Teas – SC Pecan Trail

Top Hat Special-Teas - SC Pecan Trail Sit a spell and enjoy a special blend of English tea and a pecan scone in a quaint and stylish tearoom. Top Hat Special-Teas opened in 2000 and has [...]

Library – SC Pecan Trail

Library The Library in downtown Florence serves gourmet tapas and craft cocktails. You won't find a can of Pepsi here - the staff makes everything from scratch, even the Library's own ginger ale. After a gourmet meal, [...]

Dolce Vita – SC Pecan Trail

Dolce Vita The double chocolate chip pecan muffin is a local favorite with a hot cup of special blended Dolce Vita coffee! As Dolce Vita began as a wine and chocolate tasting room, we're pretty [...]

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Florence Civic Center Upper Level
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