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The Turtle Shell

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, American
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306 N Main St, Mauldin, SC 29662-2304
11:00 - 22:00
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Greenville, South Carolina
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

The Turtle Shell is a favorite of mine for happy hour and a good family sit down dinner. They have delicious burgers, wraps and fries! Fried pickles are a go to for the fried food fix! They also have good, fresh salads.

1 Thank reviewQueen24
Spartanburg, South Carolina
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57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

They are known for their burgers. I had the filet sandwich which was really sirlon per server but good. Their cob salad was good. The wasabi tuna sandwich was different but good. Their spaghetti and meatballs were good. The meatballs are from N Y. We had a good lunch with 9 people and no one had any complaints.

Thank bbqmac
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

My family and I had dinner here tonight and were pleasantly surprised! We hadn't heard of this place, but the reviews were good and we liked what we saw if the menu online. When we arrived, we were greeted and seated immediately. The menu had something for all of our family which isn't always the case when you have kids... More 

1 Thank Jason M
Greenville, South Carolina
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I used to love to eat this place because of the food and the wonderful experience. It all changed when I went in there one day with a lot of my friends that I have convinced to come to the restaurant. I had told them how wonderful the restaurant is and how it is a must visit. Well needless to... More 

1 Thank Undrel P
Greenville, South Carolina
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126 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

When you go to restaurants that are 'unknown' to you pre-qualifying is natural. It appears to be a 'dive kind of place' from driving by. The name isn't something that screams food so it's easy to pass. Reading reviews can never tell you a whole story because we are too subjective to get a broad experience. My wife and I... More 

1 Thank Donnertal
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Great food and friendly place Cajun chicken pasta is amazing Burgers top shelf Mashed potatoes are to die for Highly recommend

Thank David M
Greenville, South Carolina
Level Contributor
40 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2015

I'm usually here a couple times a month. The food is always good, they have a decent beverage selection and even an apple cider. The wait staff is always friendly.

Thank Lee B
Greenville, South Carolina
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2015

We have eaten here many times over the year. It's a great local hangout spot and one we love to go to with friends. They have almost everything on the menu, offer great service, and it's all reasonably priced.

Thank Josh J
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 March 2015

I have been bringing friends and family to the Turtle Shell for years. We enjoy the food and have had a very friendly relationship with the staff. There have been some disappointments (No more draft beer, no more karaoke, and changing the steak Caesar salad to sirloin), but the new burgers and good food have kept us coming back. Friday... More 

1 Thank Steven R
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23 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

You never get a second chance to make a first impression. Maybe I was confused as to what sort of establishment this was. My husband and I wanted a nice quiet dinner. The dining room is not quiet or very inviting. The food was average at best. We ordered the chicken teriyaki and the NY strip. Service was ok. You... More 

1 Thank Lesliemotherof5

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 N Main St, Mauldin, SC 29662-2304
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Mauldin

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