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Carolina Cafe

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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211 Old Metal Rd, Gaffney, SC 29341-4110
+1 864-406-0333
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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Gaffney, South Carolina
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have been all over the upstate of SC, most of western NC, eastern TN and northern GA looking for good ribs and BBQ. Carolina Cafe and one other place in Pineola NC have the best my wife, cycle riding buddies and myself have had. And the best between the 2 we haven't been able to agree on. You'll love... More 

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Thank Golden C
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58 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best place in town. Very busy. Hour wait during midweek, but worth the wait. Bar was a good place to wait. Very friendly staff, cold beer, great crab cakes, ribs and shrimp.

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Thank Business46
Gaffney, South Carolina, United States
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent meal and service we had a delicious salad then a ribeye steak that was cooked to perfection along with a baked potato.they also served warm rolls with honey butter we will go back soon

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Thank Rand S
Columbia, South Carolina
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This place is a GEM out in the middle of nowhere ! Been there twice with guests and have been impressed both times. The steaks, ribs, chicken and fish were all really good. Large portions. Great service.

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Thank Dale M
Gautier, Mississippi
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3 reviews
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

What a gem of a place! Tucked away inside a fairly nondescript building lies a magnificent find! The restaurant itself is quite roomy with plenty of wait staff. All staff we encountered were very pleasant and attentive to customer's needs. Hubby had the ribeye; I had the filet! Both were dee-lish! Of course, we just had to try their famous... More 

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Thank cakelady2016
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Once a month, we girls get together for dinner to catch up. We chose Carolina Café this month and it didn't disappoint. It was Tuesday, so the special was ribeye and boy did they deliver. Everyone ordered the ribeye and everyone was pleased. I recommend this restaurant on any night, but especially on Tuesday

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Thank Penny P
Gaffney, South Carolina
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Country Cafe is an absolute "must" while in the area. Food is excellent and the service very good. Their specials are truly amazing - tasty and filling. Try for yourself as soon as you can. No disappointments there!!!

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Thank bev117
South Carolina
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Shrimp and Grits are very good, they're unique in their taste! I loved every item that I have tried at this restaurant. The atmosphere is nice and cozy.

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1 Thank Glorygirl
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Heard about this place several times in the past. Visited this past Saturday. Nice, clean place. Staff was very attentive and prompt. Food was ok. Had the black eye ribeye, Cajun seasoned, cooked medium rare which it was. Just so so, nothing to rave about. Cheese grits on the side were just average. Onion rings were some of the best... More 

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Thank DB W
Gaffney
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Everything I've eaten here has been good. My best is the ribs and bacon wrapped shrimp. The salad that comes with it and the sides are also just as good. Come early, it fills up fast and then you have to wait. If you don't mind order and eat at the bar.

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Thank Al V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 Old Metal Rd, Gaffney, SC 29341-4110
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Gaffney
  • Phone Number: +1 864-406-0333
Description
http://www.urbanspoon.com/r/272/1207428/restaurant/South-Carolina/Carolina-Cafe-Gaffney

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?