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120 Laurens St SW, Aiken, SC 29801-3888
+1 803-643-3086
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“raspberry pie” (27 reviews)
“steak salad” (15 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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120 Laurens St SW, Aiken, SC 29801-3888
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

On our first visit to Aiken, we were walking around downtown and happened upon this place. We looked around a bit in the walking mall area, and then returned there. I had the beef ribs and they were over the top. My wife had the...More

Thank Durwood N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether it's lunch or dinner, you can always be sure of a good experience. The menu offers a nice variety of meat, fish, and vegetarian dishes. The service is attentive. One thing that I really appreciate about Malia's is the consistency. There are certain dishes...More

Thank tommY3476HV
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply the best Aiken has to offer. Will visit again and aafaim with all the family. I only wish it was open on Sunday

Thank teebeeab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to eat in downtown Aiken. Service was courteous. The food was excellent (peach cold soup, veggie tempura, pork scallopini was eaten and loved at my table). Although I didn't try it, I heard the raspberry pie, is the best.

Thank ald3114
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There tomato pie, peach soup, and Silver Quen corn soup are not to be missed! Pie serving is so large my husband and I split it. The server was attentive and personable. For some reason it won't let me select a rating for service nor...More

Thank 723beckf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had dinner with friends at Malias. The food was superb. We were four and each had a different entrée and they were all delicious. We couldn't agree on a wine so we chose to have individual glasses and was it ever over-priced. I thoroughly enjoyed...More

Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I visited Malia's for the first time last weekend. We had been given a gift certificate over a year ago, but had not used it, and unfortunately it had expired. We called the restaurant, and before I could even ask the young...More

Thank schoolinaiken
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Malia's is in a great location - right in the heart of downtown. The Pork Scallopini was an amazing combination of flavors, the salad was light and tasty, and the Kahlua fudge brownie was scrumptious! Our server was very friendly, and the entire dining experience...More

Thank Louis B
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We made reservations for a family lunch today. They were not very busy as we were on the late side for lunch - around 1:30p.m. We ordered 2 burgers with chips, one with a bowl of corn chowder as well, 2 turkey paninis with a...More

1  Thank ramona0101
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We have heard from many of our friends say this was their favorite spot for nice dinners. I was hesitant after looking at their menu as to what I would enjoy for lunch. My wife and I gave it a try last week. She had...More

Thank cincyredsfan_10
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8 May 2015|
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Response from Matt C | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
The seating at the bar is first come, first served. Courtyard seating is available weather depending. If you'd like to eat in the dining room, I'd strongly recommend making a reservation. Call 8036433086 to make one.
Barbara K
27 December 2014|
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Response from Matt C | Property representative |
Yes. Gift Certificates are available through the website or in person.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:15
11:30 - 14:15
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:15
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:15
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:15
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Laurens St SW, Aiken, SC 29801-3888
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Aiken
  • Phone Number: +1 803-643-3086
  • E-mail
In our 30th year, we remain dedicated to the culinary excitement afforded by the finest, freshest and most ethically produced ingredients. We source locally whenever possible, befriending our farmers who are so vital to the kind of dining experience we’re known for. Then, sometimes it’s lamb from Australia or salmon from Scotland. We're dedicated to our loyal local following who are routinely joined by the international travelers drawn to “the good life” we all enjoy here in Aiken. Malia’s thrives on the friendly faces who, at the end of the experience, say, “Wow.”
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