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Purple International Bistro and Sushi

933 S Main St, 29601, Greenville, SC 29601-3334
+1 864-232-3255
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average1%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“bento box” (6 reviews)
“nigiri” (5 reviews)
“sushi rolls” (5 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
933 S Main St, 29601, Greenville, SC 29601-3334
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Ordered two days in a row.. Food was absolutely delicious! Delivered by Bites. When I am back in Greenville I will order again

Thank tothemoonandback044
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This is such a nice restaurant. Very calming and relaxing. The location is great in the west end. It is much easier to find parking than downtown. The sushi rolls are good. I have tried several and have liked them all. Lots of specials for...More

Thank Vickie W
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Awesome staff makes you feel at home small sushi place great quality food. I lived downtown for four months and ate there every Monday and Wednesday.

Thank John B
Reviewed 17 September 2017

My wife and I have eaten at Purple on three occasions now, the most recent last evening. In general, we really like the place. It is small and cozy, but was not over-crowded on a Friday evening with a home Greenville Drive game. My wife...More

Thank LPS789
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This is our date night "go to" place when whenever we're in the downtown area. We've been nearly 10 times and have NEVER had a bad dish.

Thank 3Gutchesses
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I needed some place close to Fluor Field to eat supper prior to the ball game. We had not tried Purple and wanted to do so, so this fit in perfectly with our plans. We arrived just after they opened on a...More

1  Thank LICritter
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Having heard colleagues speak fairly positively about the sushi, my son and I decided to forego our favorite sushi restaurant and give Purple a try. Originally from California appreciating top quality sushi, we were greatly disappointed. The nigiri was a letdown; served warm with rice...More

Thank Austrianbeauty
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I've had the opportunity to eat at just about every sushi restaurant in Greenville, and Purple is without a doubt the best there is. Besides the fantastic food, the place offers both a pleasant atmosphere and excellent service. I absolutely love sushi, and have had...More

Thank Will Y
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Chef needs to learn how to filet tuna properly. Sake was requested to be hot but came back room temperature at best.

Thank Vivic H
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

When my business associate from out of state suggested dinner here I thought he have the wrong city. I love sushi and had never heard of purple. It's a cozy little cafe not far from the baseball stadium. The sushi was delicious and service was...More

Thank Rick R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 933 S Main St, 29601, Greenville, SC 29601-3334
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: +1 864-232-3255
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Purple is an asian fusion restaurant that is focused primarily on both traditional and american style sushi. In addition to a wide variety of sushi and sashimi, Purple also offers many stir fry dishes such as fried rice, teriyaki, curry, and much more! Purple is located in the heart of downtown Greenville adjacent to the Greenville Drive baseball stadium.
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