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Pumpkintown General Store

3837 Pumpkintown Hwy, Pickens, SC 29671-9590
+1 864-878-0799
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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3837 Pumpkintown Hwy, Pickens, SC 29671-9590
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled on this cool General Store & restaurant on accident. Glad we did b/c it’s a gem. Stopped in for soda & water to go and ended up staying for 30 minutes talking to the owner and staff. We tried the Hog’s Ears and...More

Thank Lizzardooo
Reviewed 17 January 2018

I mean come on... Pumkintown? And General Store with a restaurant? This had to be checked out! But, alas, it was generally not that special, though the food was very good, service friendly and we were glad we went. And I'd stop again as it's...More

Thank wabagama
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

You want to know what a good southern breakfast is about this is your stop. Food is fresh cooked perfectly and to order. Grits are amazing. The owner and staff are top of the line. Easily one of the best breakfast joints in the country.

Thank srb1996
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Never had a bad meal here. Partial to bacon cheeseburgers and any breakfast items. I don't understand the reviews about cats inside the place. I've seen cats outside but being around there for over 50 years, I've never seen one inside. They won't even let...More

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This place is friendly and is like stepping back in time . The food at the grill is delicious . It is not just a general store but a place to eat as well.

Thank pmbump
Reviewed 16 March 2017

A local spot with a great breakfast and lunch. Has an ole time store atmosphere and lunch counter. Good place to meet the locals.

Thank timmorgan45
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We drove by on our way to Table Rock State Park and noticed lots of cars parked around this place. While checking in at the park, we inquired about this place and were told their food is "Pretty Good". So, we stopped in mid-morning for...More

Thank Mindy and Roger A
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We have driven past this place hundreds of times and never stopped although it stated best food in the area. My husband requested we stop to see it. It was a VERY pleasant surprise. The interior speaks of years gone by; an era of long...More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This is a dive. Just keep driving unless you are thirsty and you need a beverage immediately. You can keep driving and go down to Aunt Sue's.

Thank DessertsDivaFL
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We have some pretty "basic" restaurants in the rural south. This is a mixture of a restaurant and store. It was so hot in there the candy bars were literally melting on the shelves. After looking at the place and walking around a bit, I...More

Thank Tom35011
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Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3837 Pumpkintown Hwy, Pickens, SC 29671-9590
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Pickens
  • Phone Number: +1 864-878-0799
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