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Thomas Cafe

703 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3625
+1 843-546-7776
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (42 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Gluten Free Options
703 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3625
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We visited the cafe for breakfast and lunch on the same day. The place has the look and feel of being a local favorite and it is! During breakfast, a double table was filled to overflowing with a group of men from 40-80+ years old....More

Thank mickeyd199
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Thomas Cafe is a quaint local cafe. They call people by their first names and gives great service to everyone, even a northerner! My husband enjoy the honey glazed ham special and I had the salmon croquettes special. Both included your choice of three side...More

Thank Barbara F
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Food is always delicious, but allow time because it’s not a fast food restaurant. It’s cook to order.

Thank 442douglasg
Reviewed 21 September 2017

The Thomas is a traditional café that the locals patronize. I had the blackened tilapia sandwich and my wife had a crab cake sandwich. The sandwiches, onion rings (which was a large portion), and sweet tea was excellent. Service was good.

Thank M109A7ce
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Delicious food and hometown feel. The onion rings are the BEST I have ever had. Lightly breaded and real onions and so good.

Thank C385KIcarolyns
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped by on way to pallets island for lunch. Locals place. Enjoyed fried chicken special. Cole slaw was fresh and good. Fried eggplant and beets equally good. Chicken fresh fried. Cheese steak good but nicest french roll would be better. Servers not very personable to...More

Thank Joey D
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

In this world of fast food or fancy dining, a good old-fashioned "meat and three" is getting harder to find but Thomas fills the bill. Georgetown's Historic Waterfront is worth a look anyway, especially the Rice Museum, and a great lunch is the best way...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

We arrived super early in Georgetown for the total solar eclipse and wanted breakfast. Some ladies walking recommended the Thomas Cafe and we were the first in the door when they opened. The poor waitress was the only one on duty and within 5 minutes...More

Thank E1239DQanned
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Delicious. Simple. Authentic Georgetown, Low Country food and service! How have I not reviewed his place in all the years I have been coming here!?!? Do you want to eat where I hope the locals eat, it's this place. Breakfast is amazing, lunch is amazing,...More

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

It's a shame this place is only open for breakfast and lunch, but what a great lunch spot. We got the shrimp and grits (without peppers) and fried shrimp and flounder basket. The batter on the seafood was amazing! So light and crispy! Same great...More

Thank Laura T
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Questions & Answers
6 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Ernest B | Property representative |
No, Thomas cafe is always closed on Sundays.
26 April 2016|
Response from L0VE-TRAVEL-17 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have daily lunch specials! Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 703 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3625
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Georgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-546-7776
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