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Craig's Place Deli & Cafe in Santee

9083 Old Highway #6, In the Old Russell Stover Bldg, Santee, SC 29142
+1 803-854-4601
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta salad” (13 reviews)
“reuben” (12 reviews)
“sandwiches” (54 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 19:00All hours
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9083 Old Highway #6, In the Old Russell Stover Bldg, Santee, SC 29142
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Reviewed 5 days ago

For tasty and substantial deli sandwiches, this is a nice place to visit. Very clean. Pleasant. The restaurant is not very big, but they have a nice selection of lunch items.

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Driving from NY to Tampa, Fl. We were looking for a non chain establishment for a quick lunch. We found Craig's deli on line as we drove by Santee SC Perfect. The store was clean and the staff was friendly. The place was packed and...More

Thank Claycourter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were driving to Florida from NY and saw a sign for Craig's. Being from NY we were a bit skeptical about the pastrami but we were presently surprised. The sandwiches were delicious and the staff was very nice.

Thank JoeLauer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped here because I thought that they would have egg sandwiches or breakfast at least because every deli doses but they don't. I don't know how they survive.

Thank iphone087766
Reviewed 12 June 2017

While traveling we saw Craigs Deli signs and decided to stop at this one for lunch because it was close to Interstate 95. When we arrived there was about eight people in the restaurant and it was not very busy. There were four employees, two...More

Thank norme-ormond
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Great New York style Deli sandwiches. Lots of meat, great bread. Unfortunately, we discovered this restaurant the last day we were in Santee.

Thank Lizzy1028
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We where traveling on I 95 and it was lunch time. I spotted a sign saying N.Y. Style Sandwiches advertising Pastrami etc. Being a New Yorker living in Florida I jumped to give it a try. Well $26.82 later for 2, I should have gone...More

Thank GlocoatG
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We took the recommendation of a review and had the Reuben and Cuban . Food is Very good along with friendly staff. Place is very clean and so were the restrooms. Great place for lunch instead of a fast food chain. Easy on & off...More

Thank Jo Ann S
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Group took a motorcycle day trip and wanted a good sandwich that was not made by a chain and hopefully not commercial grade processed cheeses and meats. We sure are happy we picked Craig's. Very fresh meats, cheese, breads and the side Pasta Salad had...More

Thank Bootlegger1970s
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Four of us had dinner there. Food was tasty and service above average. All four enjoyed their food. We like to go to delis and this would be a place we would return too!

Thank TomB29582
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9083 Old Highway #6, In the Old Russell Stover Bldg, Santee, SC 29142
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Santee
  • Phone Number: +1 803-854-4601
  • E-mail
New York style deli with Southern Hospitality! The Best Little Deli on I-95 at Santee, SC Exit 98, go east off exit just 1/8 mile on the left. The Reuben is our specialty! Eat in or Take Out. Sandwich and Wrap platters available. Order ahead.
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