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126 Laurens St NW, Aiken, SC 29801-3846
+1 803-649-3339
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (26 reviews)
“salmon salad” (2 reviews)
“mango” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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126 Laurens St NW, Aiken, SC 29801-3846
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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

I have never been here before, but I wanted to try something new. The vegetarian options caught my eye, so I decided to give it a try. The offering is just right, the food was excellent, the service was top notch. Definitely a place to...More

Thank baseplate
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Amazing! My favorite restaurant in Aiken. The owner came out and talked to us and we had a good time. The pizza was unreal, way better than mellow mushroom! Best margarita I've ever had, the use fresh squeezed juices.

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Excellent service, the food was delish!! The atmosphere was pleasant and calm. So nice to eat without loud music playing. Fresh ingredients and unique pairings of flavors.

Thank AikenPhotobug
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at Magnolia and were pleasantly surprised. Our meal was very tasty and nicely presented. The staff was friendly and courteous and the service very good. The "house dressing" is a lively vinegrette and perfectly paired with my mango shrimp salad. We plan...More

Thank hijinx88on1
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

First off, yay I found somewhere to eat and not get sick!! They cater to gluten free diets and other restrictions. We had the fried pickle appetizer and it was amazing. I had the spaghetti squash marinara with meatballs.....first time it came out it had...More

Thank Courtney N
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I have been going to Magnolias for years. The food has been pretty consistent in quality and flavor- really good, until recently. My family and I went to Magnolias the other day for lunch and this is what we found: The good: Good serving sizes-...More

Thank errn94
Thomas D, Owner at Magnolia, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

Thank you for your review. I'm sorry your experience wasn't what you expected. Magnolia still uses organic and local ingredients. We have 15 more menu items than we did at the previous location. July is the slowest month of the year so running a lot...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017

My sister, niece and I visited Aiken for the first time last weekend. I had read about this restaurant and suggested we try it for dinner. We ordered the hummus for an appetizer and it was the best I have ever had! You could tell...More

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Fabulous place ! Great local ingredients Support your local restaurants Family recipes passed down! If you you love great food Try this place!!

Thank Stayorgo7
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I visited for a weekend lunch with my daughter. I ordered the tomato soup and Caroline's everything salad, which were both very good. Portion size was a bit small, but okay. Our server wasn't very friendly. She brought my daughter the wrong thing, and wasn't...More

Thank Carolinesc7
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

If there is food in Heaven, we hope they have it catered from Magnolia! We are vegan, and it can be extremely challenging to eat out. Magnolia made it so easy! They have a hummus made from eggplant, babba, that is delicious, their regular hummus...More

Thank zeekgas
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Jerry W
8 July 2017|
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Response from Thomas D | Property representative |
The menu is optimized for mobile. You should be able access the menu easily by clicking on the menus when you arrive at that part of the site. They will open as PDF in a viewer on you mobile device. We have numerous Vegan... More
Rachel G
21 January 2017|
Response from magnoliadowntown | Property representative |
I have requested to change the Information previously and it has not been changed. If you search google for magnolia it will give you the address as Trip Advisor will not allow me to put the web address on this answer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Laurens St NW, Aiken, SC 29801-3846
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Aiken
  • Phone Number: +1 803-649-3339
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Local restaurant in downtown Aiken. We offer fresh, homemade from scratch, food that tastes phenomenal. We can fit your dietary needs from gluten Free to vegan and feed the carnivores as well. We now offer a full cocktail bar with craft beers and wines.
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