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Charley's Cafe & Catering

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306 S Main St, Lancaster, SC 29720-2402
+1 803-285-1145
11:00 - 14:00
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Wed - Fri 17:00 - 21:00
Sat 17:00 - 21:30
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The food here is fabulous! Their Edisto salad is fantastic! The oysters, homemade hot bacon dressing-down! Homemade bread and good beer and wine offerings!

Thank Marsha B
Carson, North Dakota
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Good food reasonably priced with good services. FAMILY oriented restaurant with good selection of food.

Thank vilanerenfield
Borden, Indiana
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114 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nestled in downtown Lancaster this restaurant is really a neat find. I had a spinach salad, dined with fellow employee who had the shrimp and grits! Great flavors and service.

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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at the O'Charleys in Hendersonville NC last night, service was great. My fish was supposed to be cod but it was very fishy( I have eaten fish at O'Charleys dozens of times)I asked the waitress if they changed the fish and she said she didn't think so, also twisted potatoes were very greasy and soggy( I think oil... More 

Thank Pezybylo4
Chapin, South Carolina, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Good food and ok service. I had the Charleston chicken which was delicious. I only wish they stayed open later.

Thank John R
Charleston, South Carolina
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Charley's has a varied menu, with some great selections. We enjoyed burgers, salads, and fries. The server was attentive, and paid us the appropriate amount of attention. We would definitely return.

Thank dsd3500
Lancaster, South Carolina
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Decent consistant food, good steaks, good pasta, good seafood. Great selection of starters. Fried oysters are great. Also, a great shrimp and grits.

Thank Stan120
Lancaster, South Carolina
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138 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Relaxed, comfortable dining in a historic Main Street building. Food is reasonably priced and selection is good. Great place for a weekend steak!

Thank 798cherryd
Lancaster, South Carolina
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248 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 233 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This about the only full service restaurant in Town. Good service. Very good food at reasonable prices. We don't get there as often as I would like. Has a small full service bar but the place is closed on Sundays due to pressure from the local Baptists so on Sunday's you need to drive to nearby Waxhaw, NC, a town... More 

Thank MBNick
Rock Hill, South Carolina
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119 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

This is my favorite place in Lancaster to eat. There's not another place like this for miles! I really enjoy the service and the food! My typical dish is the southwestern chicken wrap. It never disappoints and always leaves you feeling full!

Thank Stacey A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 S Main St, Lancaster, SC 29720-2402
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 803-285-1145
Charley's Cafe offers a superb blend of traditional American cuisine and South Carolina Low Country cooking.

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