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Pumpkintown General Store

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3837 Pumpkintown Hwy, Pickens, SC 29671-9590
+1 864-878-0799
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Greenville, South Carolina
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This place is friendly and is like stepping back in time . The food at the grill is delicious . It is not just a general store but a place to eat as well.

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Thank pmbump
Pickens, South Carolina
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2017

A local spot with a great breakfast and lunch. Has an ole time store atmosphere and lunch counter. Good place to meet the locals.

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Thank timmorgan45
Janesville, Wisconsin
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306 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We drove by on our way to Table Rock State Park and noticed lots of cars parked around this place. While checking in at the park, we inquired about this place and were told their food is "Pretty Good". So, we stopped in mid-morning for Breakfast. Again the place was full of vehicles. Walked in and soon realized this is... More 

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Thank Mindy and Roger A
Phoenix, AZ
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60 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We have driven past this place hundreds of times and never stopped although it stated best food in the area. My husband requested we stop to see it. It was a VERY pleasant surprise. The interior speaks of years gone by; an era of long ago with memorabilia hung and sitting all around. Regarding the best food in the area-... More 

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Thank Linda K
Cape Coral, Florida
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516 reviews
368 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 251 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

This is a dive. Just keep driving unless you are thirsty and you need a beverage immediately. You can keep driving and go down to Aunt Sue's.

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Thank DessertsDivaFL
Easley, South Carolina
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70 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We have some pretty "basic" restaurants in the rural south. This is a mixture of a restaurant and store. It was so hot in there the candy bars were literally melting on the shelves. After looking at the place and walking around a bit, I decided not to eat there. I bought a cool, not cold, Pepsi from an antique... More 

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Thank Tom35011
Pickens, South Carolina
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This is truly an old time country store, but their snack bar has great burgers and fries. The menu is limited but their burgers and hot dogs are pure southern style. You must have the chili on your burgers and hotdogs. It is great.

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Thank Linda C
Pickens, South Carolina
2 reviews
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The best burger you will ever eat in Pickens County. Harry buys fresh meat everyday to produce the best burgers. The plate will be full for a good price.

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Thank Douglas M
NC
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Needed a place near Table Rock St. Park for an occasional meal out. Well, there sure aren't many. We tried this place because I always prefer local eateries over chain establishments, plus it was recommended by a park employee as always looking crowded at meal time -- good sign. The breakfast was great with nice-sized servings, & our waiter was... More 

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Perkasie, Pennsylvania, United States
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79 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Perfect lunch spot on the way to the mountains. Just breakfast and lunch but delicious and reasonable. Sit at the counter and chat with the nice family that runs the place.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3837 Pumpkintown Hwy, Pickens, SC 29671-9590
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Pickens
  • Phone Number: +1 864-878-0799

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