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Spill The Beans

531 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2500
+1 864-242-6355
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“ice cream” (123 reviews)
“beans” (49 reviews)
“waffle cone” (14 reviews)
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6:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
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531 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2500
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Reviewed December 17, 2011

I go here for ice cream and ice cream only, so I can't comment on any of their other offerings. The location by Falls Park is great for getting your treats to go. (even better b/c I don't care for the interior much- sitting areas...More

Date of visit: September 2011
Thank megdahling
Reviewed July 25, 2011

As a tourist, I have visited Spill the Beans twice and both times were great. The setting is perfect near the Reedy Falls (the building has some nice views of the river), the coffee and teas were expertly prepared. The coffee house has a wide...More

Date of visit: July 2011
Thank barkus1968
Reviewed February 22, 2011

I was suprised to see all the hostility towards this place on here since I love to visit this place. Can the service be slow? Yes, but if you look at the machine that they use to make the blended ice cream, you can see...More

Date of visit: June 2010
1  Thank Chileheadcraig
Reviewed August 24, 2010

The ice cream is Mayfield - you can purchase it in the local market. The owners are also discriminatory against people with disabilities and handicaps - so be careful where you spend your money and what sort of people you support.

Thank Howyoudurin
Reviewed February 10, 2010

Coffee is good, but why do they play religious music? I would rather go someplace sermon-free when I enjoy a nice cup of joe. I left and walked up the street to the Coffee Underground. It's been around longer, is independent, has a better selection...More

Thank Charva
Reviewed September 30, 2009

First we waited in line for 10 minutes to order, and then we waited for over a half-hour on a Sunday afternoon for two chocolate milkshakes! Milkshakes that weren't that spectacular! And milkshakes that were over $5 a piece! As we sat there observing the...More

2  Thank GourmetGal2009
Reviewed September 29, 2009

Spill the Beans allows you to choose from a decent sized list of ingredients (pastries, candies, nuts, fruits, etc) along with vanilla and/or chocolate ice cream. They take your ingredients, shove them into their "Ice Cream" contraption and viola....you have your very own custome soft...More

Thank Chef_Nomad62
Reviewed February 1, 2009

I love this place... walk down often... great view of Falls Park, the Liberty Bridge, & waterfall.

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Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed July 10, 2008

Family friendly. Great owners. Place to hang out and relax. Everything is made from scratch. Use lots of coffee beans. Wonderful flavor and eww so good. Do a tremendous job. Many many flavors, toppings and drinks to choose from.

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Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed March 11, 2008

Love their smoothies!

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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
1:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 531 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2500
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: +1 864-242-6355
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Spill the Beans is a unique and innovative coffee house and creamery that is committed to bringing smooth coffee and gourmet ice cream to Greenville and the world. The two offer a creative combination and an environment where everyone is welcome to come and experience the best of both worlds.
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