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Carolina Cafe

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211 Old Metal Rd, Gaffney, SC 29341-4110
+1 864-406-0333
Sunday
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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Gaffney
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small restaurant off the beaten path. Wait line on a Tuesday night was up to 45 min. Menu varied with multiple choices and combinations. Very flavorful. Definitely a revisit on the list next time in the area.

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Thank Margaret C
Rutherfordton, North Carolina
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Absolutely love this restaurant. It has become a regular place that we like to go and the food is great!

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Thank 457Kayley
Gaffney, South Carolina
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Love the food at Carolina Cafe.. Everything on the menu is great.. The salmon grilled on cedar, is fabulous,My favorite. The chicken/pineapple is another favorite.. whatever you prefer,they have.. If you want to eat there go early, they open at 4pm. People are normally wrapped around the building..yes it's that good..

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Thank Blessedgirl14
Anderson, South Carolina
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52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Found this place on Trip Advisor while passing through Gaffney, SC on a Tuesday night. A little further off the interstate than usual and basically in the middle of nowhere. There were people waiting outside! The hostess said it would be about 50 minutes so we headed to the bar and sat right down. It took a little longer to... More 

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Thank OtPot
Cowpens, South Carolina
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

You have to get there really early or really late to not have to wait. The food is amazing and you get a lot of it. Worth the ride out in the country.

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Thank Debbie A
Cliffside, North Carolina, United States
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

This is a great restaurant. You need to get there early or you will have to wait on seating not because it is a small place but because they are so popular. They have what they call Killer Shrimp and they are great. Big Shrimp wrapped in bacon and grilled with barbecue sauce all over. Also they have steaks and... More 

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Thank Roger S
Cliffside, North Carolina
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is by far the best restaurant in the Gaffney area. Have eaten there multiple times and always have great food and service. If you're going on Friday or Saturday, you need to go early. Everyone loves it so much there are long lines. Wait time is not too bad though.

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Thank ljfarris01
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Delicious. Best food ever. Everything on their menu is great. Very friendly service as well. I would definitely eat there again.

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Thank Nikki10692
Gaffney, South Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

I know people go here for the steaks and killer shrimp but if you ever want a break from that, you have to try their Aloha Chicken! So tender & flavorful!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
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

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Kings Mountain, North Carolina
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?