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Smoke On The Water

1 Augusta St, Ste 202, Greenville, SC 29601-3525
+1 864-232-9091
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brisket” (157 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1 Augusta St, Ste 202, Greenville, SC 29601-3525
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Reviewed yesterday

From the moment we walked in, I knew we should have walked right out, but I was with the entire family, including elderly parents. When we walked in, we waited at the host stand for at least five minutes. We were dressed casually, but not...More

Thank CookerOfFaith40
Reviewed 3 days ago

Food is so-so and the service is terrible. This place is so busy that they really don't care if they get your business or not, and it shows in the service. 20 minutes to get a beer and a glass of wine before ordering dinner...More

Thank 123jimmyb
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I recently visited Smoke On The Water.To my surprise it's not worth the money.Thry have different "BBQ' sauces to use on the "ribs" I ordered.The asparagus was too tough to eat.I went with a friend,and they don't like to waste food.But on this day they...More

Thank melody f
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Smoke is not new to us! If we are coming through Greenville or spending the weekend, Smoke in the Water is always in our choices for a great drink, appetizer, and it meal! My husband loves the smoked prime( only available certain days). There collard...More

Thank Elaine T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate an early Father's Day lunch here. It was delicious and very reasonable. The server was super friendly and efficient, and was very apologetic when our order was misplaced, and we were served more slowly than those around us. We shared the crab dip,...More

Thank nctraveller58
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were told that it was the best place for ribs. the ribs was dry and the brisket was ok. their homemade sauces tasted the vinegar too much. The only thing that was really good was the bites o'beef. Service was good. A combo of...More

1  Thank ChantaIou
Reviewed 1 week ago

this is a great restaurant, with excellent food and drinks, but make sure to make reservations if you want prime rib, we had reservation for 7 o'clock but the prime rib was not to be had for us, they sell out early on that item...More

1  Thank Rich G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had heard a lot about this place and was looking forward to eating here. However, we were somewhat disappointed. It wasn't bad, but it wasn't in my top 25 BBQ joints I have eaten in my life...and I have been to MANY. The cornbread...More

1  Thank bulldog88man
Reviewed 1 week ago

Smoke on the water sits near the Reedy River and Falls Park in Greenville's trendy West End. We ate in the open air shaded by an umbrella looking out at Augusta Road. We had typical luncheon salads, burgers, and house specials along with tasty cocktails...More

1  Thank Matthew A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in for dinner while walking around downtown Greenville. We took having to wait for a table on a Tuesday night as a good sign. Good selection of local craft brews on tap and friendly bar service during our short wait. Our meal was...More

1  Thank TBO88
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
We're unfamiliar with the area. Is there parking nearby?
28 February 2017|
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Response from nonfatnofoam | Reviewed this property |
We came through mid-afternoon on a Monday. Parking was readily available, both behind the building and on the street.
Morgan S
What is the dining attire here? Can you wear jeans, or is this more high end only?
16 December 2016|
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Response from Judy K | Reviewed this property |
Anything goes, no dress codes.
planning a family get together for around 30-35 people in June 2017 Can SOW accommodate a large group? Any vegetarian options?
6 November 2016|
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Response from TwoBankers | Reviewed this property |
They are in the middle of a large expansion so for that many you should call them. No right now but the rest may be open. No to vegetarian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Augusta St, Ste 202, Greenville, SC 29601-3525
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: +1 864-232-9091
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