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207 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2831
+1 864-232-7007
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (134 reviews)
“shrimp and grits” (149 reviews)
“pork tenderloin” (67 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
207 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2831
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very attentive staff. Great food. Nice outdoor setting in heart of walkable downtown. The gentleman waiter, originally from the Chicago area, was absolutely wonderful.

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Here in Greenville for the first time dining some shopping before my daughter moves into Clemson as a freshman. The bar was darling, I had a creative drink- Southern Mule with blood orange and peach bitters, daughter had virgin pomegranate sangria that she loved. We...More

Thank LoreneF777
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went for a small celebratory dinner. We arrived before the dining room was open so we went to the bar. Two beers and a vodka tonic were $25. We happened to be there for restaurant week. The menu for restaurant week was “choose 3...More

Thank KentuckyBell
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stop! If you are reading reviews trying to decided where to eat, look no further and quickly make a reservation. Everything is excellent here. Have never tasted anything that wasn't excellent. The servers are friendly, helpful and enable you to have a fabulous dining experience....More

Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was so good, we went twice during our two week visit! We loved the decor and the service. We got there around six without reservations and got right in both times-once with a party of two, and the second time with a party...More

Thank HappyCTmama
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very central location with indoor and outdoor seating. Nice bar area for casual dining. Friendly staff and excellent shrimp and grits that was a nice variation from what I’ve usually found in restaurants.

Thank eerickso
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent as usual. A regular and never disappointed !! Will be back again soon. Reservations a must but you will not be disappointed

Thank Elana G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travel to Greenville, SC to visit friends and are always impressed with how much this gem of a city blossoms with improvements. As foodie enjoyers, Soby's has always been a must visit restaurant for their consistency. Always treated with a hello and professionalism from...More

1  Thank Enjoy_Travel_from_SC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The menu offered a lot of good options that had we been hungrier we would have happily tried. However, we opted for appetizer of fried green tomatoes which was good - tasted like pizza - and salads. I enjoyed my spinach salad except for the...More

Thank Parisa63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Live in another state and hadn’t been to Soby’s in 10+ years. Sat outside on the patio for dinner on 07/27/18. Great food and atmosphere. Our server was really good and we were allowed to just sit and enjoy the food, atmosphere and company. We...More

Thank DrBuckwheat
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22 July 2018|
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Response from YOUNGSR0 | Reviewed this property |
There is not a dress code
Becky B
14 May 2018|
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Response from Lynda K | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely, bar area could be a little noisy... but if you sit upstairs you'd be fine - you'd just have to keep toddlers away from the stair/railings
Becky B
14 May 2018|
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Response from Cliffordmte | Reviewed this property |
Not the best place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$55
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 207 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2831
    (East Court St.)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: +1 864-232-7007
  • E-mail
Soby's New South Cuisine is a blend of contemporary cuisine infused with traditional southern ingredients. The restaurant opened in 1997 and is housed in the warm environment of a renovated, century-old building and has a mezzanine level that can accommodate large parties ordering a la carte. Starting with fresh, seasonal ingredients, our chefs transform Southern favorites into something comfortable and fresh. The wine list is a consistent winner of Wine Spectator and Wine Enthusiast awards. Signature dishes include Barbecue Shrimp and Grits, Fried Green Tomatoes with Jalapeno Pimento Cheese, and Crab Cakes Remoulade.
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