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Alfresco Bistro

812 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3506
+1 843-344-3869
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (15 reviews)
“salad” (36 reviews)
“turkey wrap” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
812 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3506
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We always like to try new venues so we traveled to Georgetown, SC to try ALFRESCO'S BISTRO. We were very glad we did. Service was great, prices very fair, and the cafe atmosphere was delightful. All 4 meals were delicious & were prepared just right....More

Thank bgolfing50
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch special of trout on Greek salad. Perfect. Went back one night and enjoyed veal masala and husband had chicken pancetta. Both tasty.

Thank donna t
Katie Y, Manager at Alfresco Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! Chef Eddy's Marsala and Picatta are delicious! We appreciate your business and hope to have you back!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We met a friend for lunch in beautiful historic Georgetown. It was a little cool to sit outside, so we went in for lunch. They have a very nice menu. The girls had salads. I had scallops with Fradiablo Marinara sauce. Everything was excellent. I...More

Thank Steve V
Katie Y, Manager at Alfresco Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you! We are very pleased to hear about your experience! Thank you for coming in and we hope to have you back!

Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Great Italian food, steaks and pasta! You may even have a live band on the weekends. It's a small quaint place tucked in Georgetown SC on Front Street!

Thank mdsmithmd2015
Katie Y, Manager at Alfresco Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind review! Hope to have you back soon!

Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Why would you even consider seating clients on the enclosed porch on a rainy day?? After we were seated and the rain started, it was disgusting to watch rain pour down the walls over the tables, floor and paintings. Three tables needed to be reseated...More

Thank apbayhill
Katie Y, Manager at Alfresco Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so sorry about your experience at Alfresco Bistro. We do appreciate your feedback. The problems with the leak have been resolved. If you are willing to let us make it up to you we would be more then happy to. Again we are...More

Reviewed 9 March 2018

We ate here for lunch with friends on 3/3/2018. They had a shrimp special that my wife enjoyed. I had the Grouper. It was also really good. Waiters did an excellant job and total price for the five of us was only $62.64 plus tip....More

Thank stephen p
Katie Y, Manager at Alfresco Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the review! We are so glad you an your guest enjoyed your experience here at Alfresco Bistro! Hope to have you back again soon!

Reviewed 17 February 2018

The risotto!! The salads!! Eat at the bar or a table, inside or outside. The experience will be delightful. The staff is a delight!

Thank GoingGma
Katie Y, Manager at Alfresco Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

We are so glad that you enjoyed your dining experience at Alfresco Bistro! Please come again & bring your friends too! Thank you!

Reviewed 17 February 2018

We stopped in for a late lunch as we were walking through the Historic Waterfront. I read the outside menu before I walked in and thought I had made my choice but as I went over the menu again I changed my mind several times....More

Thank Rindyross
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We had 8 people and the food was very good. Service was good, and I would rate it a 4 because we have some very good Italian restaurants in the area.

Thank lbertolucci
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

I had the Shrimp Scampi and My wife had the Shrimp over risotto. Both were excellent. A little pricey but the food was very well prepared.

Thank Al H
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Debra M
6 July 2017|
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Response from morganalady2 | Reviewed this property |
No dogs allowed inside. In the summer, there is outdoor seating.
13 September 2016|
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Response from Cindy K | Reviewed this property |
We were there for the 4th of July weekend and it was not busy at all . This is the " off season " and you would not need reservations . If you have a large party , its always best to call ahead and give them notice so... More
29 January 2016|
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Response from CULTURALPATHS | Reviewed this property |
You would be crowded. Check management
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$29
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 812 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3506
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Georgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-344-3869
  • E-mail
Alfresco Bistro is an authentic Italian Restaurant. We are located in the heart of Georgetown on Front St! We offer Lunch and Dinner daily! We also serve Brunch every Sunday. We offer live bands every Friday and Saturday Night from 7 until 10! Come join us and bring your friends and family!
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