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Larkin's On The River

318 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2606
+1 864-467-9777
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (34 reviews)
“steak” (184 reviews)
“broccolini” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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318 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2606
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1 - 10 of 866 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

One of the best restaurants that i have ever gone too. Could fill up on the crab and shrimp dip alone but indulged in some other items as well. Come hungry and ready to be pampered with great service.

Thank stephaniew00ds
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our group of 20 or so had a wonderful meal at Larkin’s. Being spring, it was perfect weather for sitting outside. But we gathered first at the bar and that was special. I rarely get adventurous at a bar, but this time ordered their “Bless...More

Thank Theologator
Bobmunnich, Owner at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so happy we were able to accommodate your large group and that you had a wonderful time. Please come back and see us again! - Bruce Wise, V.P. Restaurant Operations

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I ate here last night, we thought it was average at its best. When walking in to the very end the restaurant seemed disorganized. Staff appeared to lost with arranging and lacked the nice flow of a restaurant. We were seated after...More

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Bobmunnich, Owner at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We would love to see you again to provide the five star experience we pride ourselves in giving. - Bruce Wise, V.P. of Restaurant Operations

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a pleasant surprise! We went to Larkin's on a suggestion from our son-in-law, who had been there once before. We had a total of 8 adults and one infant. We have really enjoyed the area around Reedy River on previous trips, and we were...More

Thank Angela M
Bobmunnich, Owner at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

That is certainly high praise and we are honored that you give our restaurant such high accolades. Please make us one of your stops whenever you are in town. - Bruce Wise, V.P. Restaurant Operations

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attended a wedding here a few weeks ago and overall had a lovely time! I won't comment much on the food since it was usual wedding fare and probably not that reflective of the restaurant food itself, but I will say it is a...More

Thank Cynthia M
Bobmunnich, Owner at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Larkin's is always honored to be part of special occasions. Please come back to enjoy a dining experience in our restaurant. - Bruce Wise, V.P. Restaurant Operations

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Remains the go-to place in downtown Greenville for both lunch and dinner. Great food, great wine list, great service.

Thank Matt L
Bobmunnich, Owner at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Being at the top of your list makes our day. Knowing that you appreciate the effort we put in to deliver the highest quality dining experience keeps us motivated to stay on top. See you again soon! - Bruce Wise, V.P. Restaurant Operations

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a pleasant walk along Main Street we decided to stop for lunch and selected Larkins. The salad with steak my wife had was prepared well, tasty, and a nice sized portion. I opted for the chicken sandwich special at found it tasty and very...More

Thank Richard I
Bobmunnich, Owner at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with others. We are glad you enjoyed your dining experience. Please come back and see us again. - Bruce Wise, Vice President of Restaurant Operations

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice venue and warm, inviting interior. Outdoor seating available. Servers were friendly and capable. Good wine list and bar (although could do w/o the TV). Unfortunately the food left a lot to be desired given the price. Bread was nothing special. Pork was over-cooked. Collard...More

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Bobmunnich, Owner at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your comments about your dining experience. We use our guests comments to constantly improve our restaurant. Thank you for taking the time to share. - Bruce Wise, Vice President of Restaurant Operations

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had reservations for our anniversary dinner. We had a table with a great view. We had a fabulous dinner and they made us feel very special and acknowledged our special day in numerous ways. The steak was amazing. If they hadn't have been booked...More

Thank H K
Bobmunnich, Owner at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are always thrilled to be part of our guests celebrations. Happy Anniversary and please come see us again when you’re back in town.- Bruce Wise, Vice President of Restaurant Operations

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although a delightful dinner in an incredible atmosphere dining here can lead to charges you may not anticipate. With a large party, an order of appetizers for the table is automatically upscale number of appetizers per person. A simple order of 4 appetizers for the...More

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Bobmunnich, Owner at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

For large parties such as your table of 20, we have an option that is listed on the menu to serve appetizer platters with a set price per person. This is not an upcharge but merely the way you’re paying for your appetizers. Every guest...More

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Patricia P
3 May 2017|
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Response from Jo C | Reviewed this property |
Menu is heavy on meat and seafood. Just look at their menu online or give them a call.
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barriealexander1
24 March 2017|
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Response from Bruce W | Property representative |
We are serving a Easter Brunch Buffet and we do take reservations. For details on the Brunch, please visit our website.
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CIcindy_rose2000
25 September 2016|
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Response from Rachel B | Reviewed this property |
The only place I've seen them available is at the restaurant. If you call ahead they are quite accommodating with having things ready for pick up. Since its not a franchise it may be tough to find GCs outside of the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 318 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2606
    (Broad & Main)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: +1 864-467-9777
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Description
Larkin's on the River is an award-winning restaurant serving premium cut steaks, fresh seafood, and fine wines. Every menu item is created with the freshest ingredients and served with a creative flair. Larkin's on the River at the Peace Center for the performing arts, is situated in the heart of downtown Greenville, along the banks of the Reedy River, in the old Gower Coach Factory. This is the only building remaining of the original eleven dating back to Civil War. With beautiful preserved exposed brick walls and open ceilings, the history of the building serves as the perfect backdrop to the modern and hip atmosphere Larkin's on the River offers. Serving Lunch Monday - Saturday 11:30 - 2pm Brunch on Sunday 11 - 2pm Dinner Monday - Saturday 5 - 10pm Sunday 5 - 9pm
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