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The Starving Artist Cafe - CLOSED

114 NW Main St, Easley, SC 29640-2082
+1 864-644-8450
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (24 reviews)
“quiche” (9 reviews)
“soups” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
114 NW Main St, Easley, SC 29640-2082
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is shut down following some struggles with local government for some reason unknown to me. We enjoyed this place when it was open. But, let me tell you about my grandkids since I have to make this review longer. Cute.

Thank WeGetsAround
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This used to be our (a Red Hat Society chapter) go-to restaurant when we weren't sure where else to go. Sorry that it closed this summer. We had a reservation there for the following week.

Thank Valorie C
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Loved the menu of items not often seen in Rural SC. Creative and original, properly prepared and served. Friendly staff and flexible to suit customers' requests. But i think i heard they are closing! I hope not, but check before making the trip.

Thank Loey K
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Clean, cozy. Local artists display their art: pottery, paintings, glassworks, jewelry. Food is tasty.

Thank Katrina B
Vicki R, Owner at The Starving Artist Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thank you for your review. We love all feedback and truly appreciate your business.

Reviewed 27 April 2017

The Place The Starving Artist Cafe is located in downtown Easley across the street from the city hall building. The name implies starving artist and there is art for sale as well. It has a great corner location with ample parking. It is also just...More

1  Thank alchemy00
Reviewed 11 April 2017

food was very limited in selection, music was too loud, could no hear quest talking, and the prices were too high for the atmosphereMore

Thank Frances R
Vicki R, Owner at The Starving Artist Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thank you for taking time to write about The Starving Artist Cafe. We appreciate all feedback as it helps us to continually improve. Thursday Night Live is a once a month event in which we allow young local artists to practice their trade. We do...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I decided to stop for breakfast while I was in Easley. I sure am glad I did! I ordered the Grits with cheese, scrambled eggs & Canadian bacon. It also came with a side of toast. I chose the rye and am glad I did....More

Thank Robin A
Vicki R, Owner at The Starving Artist Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write about your visit to The Starving Artist Cafe. We are pleased that you were pleased. We appreciate all feedback and hope to see you again very soon! Respectfully, Vicki

Reviewed 14 March 2017

The big draw here is the live music. We went on a Friday night and a local musician was playing a variety of music. Very entertaining. If you don't go for dinner, try desert and coffee with the live music

Thank jwilson0907
Vicki R, Owner at The Starving Artist Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Thank you for your review. We encourage all feedback! We are looking forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I moved to easley 3 years ago, and when my Mother flys in from out of town this is her favorite place to eat. The foods good the staff is great and the art inside is interesting. It's good for a quick...More

Thank Kenneth R
Vicki R, Owner at The Starving Artist Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

Thank you! We appreciate all reviews. I can't wait to see you again!

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I've been to Starving Artist for lunch and dinner. Both are great. You must try their baked Brie as a dinner appetizer. Sandwich type lunch menu with some variation, but more formal menu for evenings. Great for date nights or dinner and a show (at...More

Thank AlwaysHopefulPTL
Vicki R, Owner at The Starving Artist Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Thank you for your review. We take all feedback very seriously and appreciate you taking the time to write. Hope to see you soon. Vicki

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 NW Main St, Easley, SC 29640-2082
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Easley
  • Phone Number: +1 864-644-8450
  • E-mail
The Starving Artist Cafe and Gallery is the most unique restaurant in Easley, SC Part Restaurant, Part Art Gallery, The Freshest Foods, The Most Delicious Homebaked Desserts, Local Coffee & Enjoyable Atmosphere! Easley's Only Fresh on The Menu Restaurant Catering, Box Lunches and Delivery Available
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