Where to Eat & Drink 2018-01-09T23:37:07+00:00

Dining in Florence

Florence has hundreds of great restaurants. Whether you’re in the mood for some good old-fashioned Southern barbecue, or a wide selection of tapas, there are plenty of choices! Our Southern specialties include fried chicken and fried okra, and great desserts such as pecan pie and cake-in-a-jar.

In Florence County, residents embrace new and old restaurants, especially locally owned. Around here, a meal isn’t just to nourish the body; it’s to enjoy the company we’re with, as well as our roots. So grab your family or friends to try out our local favorites!

We also have menus for about 60 of the restaurants in Florence.

Not sure what you’re looking for? Try one of the categories below!

Dining Downtown
Night Life
Dining In Lake City
BBQ Trail
American Cuisine
Mexican Cuisine
Locally Owned & Operated
SC Pecan Trail
Southern Specialites
Dining Near City Center
Greek Cuisine
Asian Cuisine
Sweet Tooth

Alphabetical List of Restaurants

1720 Burger Bar

The 1720 Burger Bar was named for the address where the owner lived while in college, and he's even decorated with some ...
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Apple Annie’s

Apple Annie's Deli and Pub is a hopping place at night, and they have a great lunch menu, too. You can choose ...
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Baker’s Sweets

Baker’s Sweets offers baked goods (from muffins to cookies to hand-made cakes for special occasions), bistro sandwiches, and coffee and ...
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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 ...
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Buffalo Wild Wings

Buffalo Wild Wings 2599 David McLeod Blvd. Florence, SC 29501 (843) 292-8995  ...
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Cain’s Bar-B-Que

Cain's Bar-B-Q has been serving up an amazing buffet since the 50s. It's voted one of the best 100 BBQ ...
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Chili's 3015 W. Radio Road Florence, SC 29501 (843) 413-6059 website  ...
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Chipotle Mexican Grill

Chipotle Mexican Grill 2617 David H. McLeod Blvd. Florence, SC 29501 (843) 773-3104 ...
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Cibo 1270 Celebration Blvd Florence, SC 29505 (843) 799-0500 menu ...
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Corona Mexican Restaurant

Coronas Mexican Restaurant 2029 West Evans St. Florence,SC 29501 (843) 665-6508 ...
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Cracker Barrel Old Country Store

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store 1824 West Lucas St Florence, SC 29501 (843) 662-9023 menu ...
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Cruise the View

Cruise the View in Florence serves sandwiches, Greek dinners, seafood plates, and tasty pecan pie and baklava for dessert. Cruise ...
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Dickey’s Barbecue Pit

Dickey's Barbecue Pit 2003 W. Lucas St Florence, SC 29501 (843) 407-6129 menu ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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FATZ 2007 W. Lucas St Florence, SC 29501 (843) 413-9186 menu  ...
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Five Guys Burger and Fries

Five Guys Burger and Fries Florence Mall 1940 Hoffmeyer Rd. Florence, SC 29501 (843) 667-6207 menu ...
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Flavors of India

Flavors of India is a restaurant serving authentic Indian dishes. From the chicken tikka to shrimp madras, Chef Aseem knows how ...
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Fox’s Pizza Den

Fox's Pizza Den 508 2nd Loop Rd. Florence, SC 29505 (843) 662-2130 website  ...
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Garden Grille and Bar

Garden Grille and Bar is located in the Hilton Garden Inn in Florence. They have a new twist on American ...
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Golden Corral

Golden Corral 2510 David H. McLeod Blvd Florence, SC 29501 (843) 661-1021 ...
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Ham’s Seafood Market

Ham's Seafood Market in Florence doesn't only sell the freshest seafood around, they cook it up for you! Ham's Seafood ...
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J. Michael’s Grill and Raw Bar

J. Michael's Grill & Raw Bar 2015 West Evans Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 661-7040  ...
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Jarrito’s Family Mexican Restaurant

Jarrito's Family Mexican Restaurant 114 W Main St, Lake City, SC 29560 (843) 374-0084 ...
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Jazmin’s Mexican Restaurant

Jazmin's Mexican Restaurant  114 S Ron McNair Blvd, Lake City, SC 29560 (843) 374 - 7031  ...
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Julia Belle’s – SC Pecan Trail

Julia Belle's This restaurant is located in the Pee Dee Farmers Market, where they try to use only local ingredients ...
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Jumpin’ J’s

Jumpin' J's 898 S Irby Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 665-84 menu  ...
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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 ...
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Lizard’s Thicket

Lizard's Thicket 1712 W Palmetto Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 519-1083 menu  ...
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Lobster Express Co. – SC Pecan Trail

Lobster Express Co. 2513 W Lucas St, Florence, SC 29501 (843) 799-2468 menu  ...
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Locals Grill

Locals Grill 434 2nd Loop Rd Florence, SC 29505 (843) 407-1199 menu  ...
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Long Grain Cafe

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

LongHorn Steakhouse 3021 West Radio Dr Florence, SC 29501 (843) 665-9120 menu  ...
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Lui’s Chinese Restaurant

Lui's Chinese Restaurant 1545 American Dr Florence, SC 29505 (843) 667-8877  ...
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Margarita's 490 2nd Loop Rd Florence, SC 29505 (843) 292-0055  ...
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McAlister’s Deli

McAlister's Deli 1970 W Palmetto St Florence, SC 29501 (843) 679-0011 menu  ...
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Mi Tierra San Jose

Mi Tierra San Jose 1280 Celebration Blvd Florence, SC 29501 (843) 629 - 9903 menu  ...
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Miguel’s Grill

Miguel's Grill 1228 S Irby St Florence, SC 29505 (843) 661-2990  ...
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Miyami Japanese Steakhouse

Miyami Japanese Steakhouse 2007 W Evans St Florence, SC 29501 (843) 629 - 9989 menu  ...
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Moe’s Southwest Grill

Moe's Southwest Grill 1940 Hoffmeyer Rd. Florence, SC, 29501 (843) 661-7807 menu  ...
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Outback Steakhouse

Outback Steakhouse 110 Dunbarton Dr Florence, SC 29501-1991 843-679-0055 menu  ...
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Peddler Steakhouse

Peddler Steakhouse 2001 F Hoffmeyer Road # F Florence, SC 29501 (843) 661- 5518 menu  ...
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Percy & Willie’s

Percy & Willie's 130 Dunbarton Dr. Florence, SC 29501 (843) 669-1620 ...
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Pita Pit

Pita Pit 1988 W Palmetto St. Florence, SC 29501 (843) 667-4820 menu  ...
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Quincy's 1924 W Lucas St Florence, SC 29501 (843) 667-6996 menu  ...
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Rabbit’s BBQ

Rabbit's BBQ 842 E Main St Lake City, SC (843) 374-2271  ...
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Rebel Pie – SC Pecan Trail

Rebel Pie How about a hot, right-out-of-the-wood-fire pizza that has the same toppings as the classic pecan danish?  Yum! Rebel ...
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Red Bone Alley – SC Pecan Trail

Red Bone Alley - SC Pecan Trail Red Bone Alley - chicken salad with pecans, apple crisp, chocolate chip cookie ...
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Red Bowl

Red Bowl 2417 #A David H McLeod Blvd Florence, SC 29501 (843) 397 - 1502 menu ...
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Red Lobster

Red Lobster 2540 David H McLeod Blvd Florence, SC 29501 (843) 661-7130 menu /center> ...
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Roger’s Bar-B-Q House

Roger's Bar-B-Q House 2004 2nd Loop Rd Florence, SC 29501 (843) 667-9291  ...
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Ruby Tuesday – Magnolia Mall

Ruby Tuesday  at Magnolia Mall 2701 David H McLeod Blvd Florence, SC 29501 (843) 673-0545 menu ...
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Ruby Tuesday – Northwest Florence

Ruby Tuesday - Northwest Florence 1812 W Lucas St Florence, SC 29501 (843) 629-1947 menu  ...
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Ruby Tuesday – Southeast Florence

Ruby Tuesday - Southeast Florence 1550 American Dr Florence, SC 29505 (843) 317-6348 menu ...
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Sakura 1316 S Irby St Florence, SC 29505 (843) 669-9116 menu  ...
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San Jose’s Tacos and Tequila

San Jose's Tacos and Tequila 3410 W Radio Dr Florence, SC 29501 (843) 407-4771 menu  ...
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Schlotzsky’s Deli

Schlotzsky's Deli 1935 W Palmetto St Florence, SC 29501 (843) 673-0777 menu ...
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Schoolhouse BBQ

Schoolhouse BBQ 2252 US-52 Scranton, SC 29591 (843) 389-2020 menu ...
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Scranton Cafe

Scranton Cafe 1909 US-52 Scranton, SC 29591 (843) 389-7300 ...
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Seminar Brewing – SC Pecan Trail

Seminar Brewing Seminar Brewing has a seasonal smoked brown ale with roasted pecans called Pecans Gone Wild. It's a collaborative ...
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Shady Rest Family Restaurant

Shady Rest Family Restaurant 477 S Georgetown Hwy Johnsonville, SC 29555 (843) 386-3667  ...
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Shane’s Rib Shack

Shane's Rib Shack 1940-B Hoffmeyer Rd Florence, SC 29501 (843) 679-3503 menu  ...
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Shoney's 2101 W Lucas St Florence, SC 29501 (843) 679-5935 menu  ...
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Southern Hops Brewing Company

Southern Hops Brewing Company 911 S Sunset Acres Ln Florence, SC 29501 (843) 667-1900 menu  ...
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Starfire Grill & Restaurant

Starfire Grill & Restaurant 2130 W Palmetto St Florence, SC 29501 (843) 661-7827 menu  ...
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Stefano’s – SC Pecan Trail

Stefano's - SC Pecan Trail Start off with the pecan topped strawberry salad, then enjoy a healthy portion of grouper ...
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Stefano’s Italian Restaurant

Stefano's Italian Restaurant 2600 S Irby St J Florence, SC 29505 (843) 664-9191 menu ...
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Thai House & Sushi Bar

Thai House and Sushi Bar is a great choice for authentic Thai cuisine. Panang curry, fresh shrimp rolls with peanut sauce, ...
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The Clubhouse Grill

The Clubhouse Grill Lake City Country Club 160 Club Circle Lake City, SC 29560 (843) 374-2582  ...
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Thunderbird Country Buffet

Thunderbird Country Buffet 2004 W Lucas St Florence, SC 29501 (800) 522-9552 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Townhouse Restaurant

Townhouse Restaurant serves up tasty fried oysters and grilled shrimp, lamb gyros, mouth-watering hamburgers, and even chicken liver and gizzard combos ...
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Truluck’s Seafood

Truluck's Seafood is worth the drive to Timmonsville. They offer fresh seafood cooked to your taste. It's a local favorite ...
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Tubb’s Shrimp & Fish Co. – SC Pecan Trail

Tubb's Shrimp & Fish Co. This cheesecake made with locally grown sweet potatoes and pecans is so smooth and silky ...
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Vallarta Mexican Restaurant

Vallarta Mexican Restaurant 944 S Irby St Florence, SC 29501 (843) 407-4832  ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Western Sizzlin Steak House

Western Sizzlin Steak house 2688 David H McLeod Blvd Florence, SC 29501 (843) 665-5965 menu  ...
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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 ...
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Woodstone BBQ

Woodstone BBQ 1247 S Irby St Florence, SC 29505 (843) 629-1290 menu ...
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Visitor Information

Toll Free: (800) 325-9005
Phone: (843) 664-0330

Visitor Information Center
3290 W. Radio Drive
Florence Civic Center Upper Level
Florence, SC 29501

Daily 9am – 5pm