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The Owl - CLOSED

728 Wade Hampton Blvd, Greenville, SC 29609-4940
+1 864-243-8341
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
30 Sep 2013
“Delicious and Unique Meal”
3 Aug 2013
“Fancy Fast Food Fare”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
728 Wade Hampton Blvd, Greenville, SC 29609-4940
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Reviewed 14 July 2012

Remarkable flavors...both the food and the cocktails. Not pretentious, no airs...housed in an old Pizza Hut just off downtown. Trotters is in an old house and is quite proud to give you a tour of the kitchen....here the food is prepared in plain view. We...More

1  Thank krandy21784
Reviewed 30 June 2012

Molecular gastronomy in Greenville SC. Yep you heard me correct. I have been here several times and found it to be an awesome time. I have eaten at Alenia (#1 restaurant in the US) in Chicago on 2 occasions at around $300 person. The Owl...More

5  Thank Jeff B
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Reviewed 25 June 2012

In a town that seems enamored with the concept of 'meat & 3', the Owl is rare, unexpected, expert, swoon-worthy taste treat, indeed! Located at 728 Wade Hampton Blvd, diners should not be put off by the old Pizza Hut location or the spartan dining...More

3  Thank portofcaller
Reviewed 9 June 2012

Finally tried it tonight! The decor leaves a lot to be desired, but the service was friendly and quick and the food was good. We tried the two vegetarian dishes (salad and tofu) and I liked the salad best, but it sure was small. The...More

1  Thank Alive2332
Reviewed 28 May 2012

This restaurant is one of my new favorites. The chefs and bartender here are true artists. The fun and harmonious arrangement of the food on each plate (my composed root vegetable salad looked a bit like a painting by Kandinsky) goes hand in hand with...More

1  Thank Inis F
Reviewed 17 May 2012 via mobile

We ate here after reading excellent reviews. The outside isn't much to look at (an old Pizza Hut perhaps?) but the inside is modern and the food and drinks are excellent. We did the chef's tasting: 5 courses plus dessert for $35. Each course was...More

Thank KelseyBear
Reviewed 23 April 2012

I can't think of enough good things to say about The Owl. Every time I go there, I am surprised and delighted. From their subtle use of molecular gastronomy, to their creative bar tending, to their flat- out delicious combinations of ingredients...meals are a joyful...More

1  Thank Barbara29609
Reviewed 14 April 2012

Eating here is like stepping into another universe. I'd love to focus on the chef, but this is a collectively organized restaurant and everyone contributes to the success -- from the chef team who have brilliant creations under the direction of Chef Aaron, to the...More

2  Thank Erik P
Reviewed 5 April 2012

Chef Aaron is breaking new ground in the Greenville restaurant scene. Set back from downtown is a cozy little place called the Owl. The menu is small and everything I have tried is simply delicious. I sampled 1 of everything on the winter menu and...More

1  Thank aemilehi
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 728 Wade Hampton Blvd, Greenville, SC 29609-4940
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: +1 864-243-8341
  • E-mail
We are not much to look at from the outside (yet!), but Trust Us a little and stop by! We will give you a great meal in a fun and casual atmosphere. Our menu includes very reasonably prices small plates as well as several full-entree sized options. The menu changes often as we are always trying to improve, and can be found on our Facebook page. We also have a full bar serving hand crafted cocktails, beer, and wine. Reservations are recommended! Hours: Wed-Thur 5:30pm-10:30pm Fri 5:30pm-1:00am Sat 5:30pm-11:30pm Sun (Brunch) 11:00am-2:00pm.
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