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Larkin's On The River

318 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601
+1 864-467-9777
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (25 reviews)
“steak” (159 reviews)
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American, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
318 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First time at Larkin's. I had the special which was called Triple Tail. It was very good! Others in our party had smoked salmon, steak and chicken. Everything was awesome. Our waiter, Guillermo, was really attentive. We sat outside and listened to the music while...More

Thank slynne59
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A beautiful evening to dine outside. The one downfall was the band playing nearby. Their music was great to listen to but made it difficult to carry on a conversation with family we hadn’t seen in a while. Our waiter, Guillermo (Not sure on spelling)...More

Thank _duwadiddy
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a big group of clients in for dinner. Great service for 20 in a great location. I had the fish special and should have stuck with the steak. Delicious sides.

Thank Urbanfarmgrl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Larkin's On The River is a great place to dine. One of my favorites in Greenville. It is not inexpensive, but you truly get what you pay for when you dine here. The service is excellent - very professional, courteous, and friendly. There is not...More

Thank michaeljez10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here on Valentine's Day. Very romantic. You do need a reservation. It's expensive, but because it was Valentine's Day we splurged. Great food and drinks. Friendly staff.

Thank Emily K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a reservation for 6:15 for a birthday celebration. Was disappointed with table option. Waiter was great. Dinner was fabulous. We had the 3 course option which was a great sampling. Received complimentary champagne at dessert for birthday. Great restaurant great food great service just...More

Thank Annie T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Local friends brought us here while we were visiting. Great location, nice atmosphere inside as well as outside seating. The service was prompt and friendly. The menu was varied but not too long with just the right amount of choices. We all had something different...More

Thank Kathleen103
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were greeted by very courteous staff. The bartender suggested a wonderful Mt. Brave Cabernet. We were then seated and our waiter Ed Szuster was just excellent. He was very knowledgeable and was always there when we needed him for questions and service. There were...More

Thank luvbeachs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ate here for a birthday dinner, the service and atmosphere were great. The appetizers were delicious, enough for me to get full off of, and the rest of my party had seafood dishes that they enjoyed.

Thank Jennie Y
Bobmunnich, Bruce Wise, Vice President of Restaurant Operations at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for letting us take part in your celebration. Being part of special moments in our guests lives means the world to us. Happy Birthday!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was here for business/pleasure and found this lovely spot for wine and food. Great service. Food was superb.

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Bobmunnich, Bruce Wise, Vice President of Restaurant Operations at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so happy you enjoyed both our food and service at Larkin’s. Providing a stellar dining experience is what we strive for. We look forward to seeing you again.

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Patricia P
2 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.
24 March 2017|
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.
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 318 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601
    (Broad & Main)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: +1 864-467-9777
  • E-mail
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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