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Lamplighter Restaurant

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415 S Irby St, Florence, SC 29501-4709
+1 843-669-5921
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06:00 - 14:30
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Hours:
Sun 06:00 - 14:30
Mon - Fri 05:30 - 14:30
Sat 05:30 - 12:00
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Florence, South Carolina
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Even though I and the child came in at the last minute, the staff took care of everything as if it was the start of the day instead of the closing. Our meal was prepared most excellent and we were able to take a carry out box for the child and myself.. Thank you Lamplighter!!!

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Thank TexasPreciousWoman
Florence, South Carolina
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Awesome food. I guess I'm just in love with the Turkey. Amber the waitress will even deliver is you have 3 or more orders. I love the choices and its all home cooked.

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Thank Sabrina R
Florence, South Carolina
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141 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

No complaints about this meat & 3. Efficient, friendly and reliable. Excellent vegetable soup. BLT is perfect.

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Thank BillyReyn
Burke, Virginia
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312 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2015

We stopped for breakfast in the mid morning before the lunch hour, the restaurant wasn't too busy at that time. I had eggs over easy, hash browns and sausage. The eggs were over hard, the sausage cool and the hash browns okay. The staff was very friendly and we will likely return at a different time to sample the other... More 

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Thank kganley626
Florence, South Carolina
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194 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2015

We stopped by the Lamplighter for a quick lunch on a Monday. The restaurant was busy and there were 2 lunch specials, spaghetti or meat loaf. I chose the meatloaf and my friend selected the fish dinner on the menu. The waitress came by and got or orders fairly quickly but it took a while for the food to arrive.... More 

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Thank TimeToTravel2468
Melbourne, Florida
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2014

Went to The Lamplighters based on TA reviews. We wanted to try something local rather than one of the chains we have done many times before. Physically, the place isn't much to look at...the decor is basic functional. The restaurant was filled with locals who all seemed to know each other and the serving staff. We clearly were not locals... More 

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1 Thank gold34
Malibu, California
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216 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2014

returned to lamplighter a year later. the place is still as friendly as before. filled with locals. and their grits are great!

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Thank hanoibelle
Olanta, South Carolina
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112 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2013

Since I dine here at least once a month, I noticed the pictures for this venue were incorrect. I've added some I took on my last visit during October, 2013. These people make the best grits in town. The service is snappy and friendly. The food is consistently well prepared. They definitely aim to please and have a whole raft... More 

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1 Thank Euro-lust
Olanta, South Carolina
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112 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2013

I eat here often, usually 4-5 times a month. I'm never disappointed with quality of choices. The wait staff is a bit jaded, they don't often bring a menu. If you're persistent, they will come around. Just be prepared, the waitress will always ask, "do you know what you want?" first! Breakfast is great, the grits are consistently creamy. Any... More 

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Thank Euro-lust
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2013 via mobile

I am in Florence, SC for a while and a local friend told me about this place. I had been to other area diners but I chose this place as the best in the area for: quality of food, service, consistency, and definitely value for the money. I paid twice as much for the same breakfast at another diner not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 14:30
Monday
05:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
05:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
05:30 - 14:30
Thursday
05:30 - 14:30
Friday
05:30 - 14:30
Saturday
05:30 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 415 S Irby St, Florence, SC 29501-4709
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +1 843-669-5921

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