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The Willcox Restaurant

₹₹₹₹American, ,
100 Colleton Ave, Aiken, SC 29801
+1 803-648-1898
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (38 reviews)
“ny strip” (5 reviews)
“pate” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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100 Colleton Ave, Aiken, SC 29801
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1 - 10 of 406 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of our favorite Aiken Restaurants, and they have a special deal for birthdays. Everything we ordered was either great or very good, except for the Steaks. They should talk to their purveyor, because they were Gristly and a little tough, however, properly...More

Thank Ken R
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your annual birthday celebration here with us. Thank you for choosing to dine with us and for taking the time to share your experience and review. We appreciate your patronage and look forward to you visiting us again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great historic restaurant with great ambiance, live piano, great drinks and dinner. We sat in the lounge area as opposed to the dinning room. It was more casual and lively. We played a game of checkers while having cocktails and the dinner. The food was...More

Thank josephjbeck
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are truly delighted that you enjoyed your anniversary dinner here with us. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and review. Your recommendation is greatly appreciated and we hope you visit us quite often. Kindest Regards, Cindy McClattie, Operations Administrator

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Willcox is the kind of place you don't often find, but a welcome change from noisy, cookie-cutter restaurants. Quiet, low-key and refined. Went to lunch here recently and had an excellent meal, with drinks and dessert. We had the pasta special, with salmon, and...More

Thank drmlvr
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are truly happy that you enjoyed your lunch and time here with us. Thank you for choosing to dine with us and for taking the time to share your experience and review. The Willcox team is always happy to hear that they have delighted...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017

We stopped here for that one special meal we like to have while we're on vacation. The place is a little on the pricey side so we went for lunch. We shared a couple glasses of a lovely French Rose' and The 'Goat Cheese Platter'....More

Thank Marycakes33467
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I am very happy that you enjoyed your dining experience at lunch with us. Your positive feedback and recommendation are truly appreciated. We would love for you to stay with us, if time permits, during your next visit. Kindest Regards, Cindy McClattie, Operations Administrator

Reviewed 17 August 2017

This charming Inn is our favorite place to have dinner. The atmosphere is classic. The food is delicious. Tell Matt "Butch sent me"

Thank Butch R
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are delighted that The Willcox is you favorite place for dinner. Thank you for choosing to dine with us and for taking the time to share your experience. We look forward to you visiting as often as possible. Warmest Regards, Cindy McClattie, Operations Administrator

Reviewed 11 August 2017

Had fish and chips. Nothing special. Service was okay. Just felt like the whole experience was a little "stuffy" and the restaurant and food is over rated.More

Thank H3611ZZsusank
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to provide your comments. I am sorry that we did not provide you with the experience you expected during your visit. I will share your comments with our food and beverage team as we strive to improve our guests...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Wilcox with its oak dinning room was the epitome of southern style. Excellent food and wonderful service with a decent wine list. Highly recommend this for that special night out.

Thank haydnanneg
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

I am delighted that you enjoy dining with us and appreciate your wonderful comments. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and review. I hope you will visit us again soon and as often as possible. Warmest Regards, Cindy McClattie, Operations Administrator

Reviewed 9 August 2017

I had previously written a review in February 2017 stating that we weren't very satisfied with our lunch visit. This was our first time back since then. This time was much better. We dined there on Thursday, August 3rd. Our waitress Kristina was attentive. She...More

Thank BonitaCW
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for returning for lunch and taking the time to give us your comments. I am glad that you enjoyed your meal and the experience was much improved. Reviews are always shared with our team here and taken into consideration when training new staff...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

I very nice place to get a way and have a drink, especially when the pianist is there. Drink prices very reasonable. Sit in the lobby with so many others and enjoy the ambiance and serenity of old world charm complete with wood paneled interior...More

Thank Jack P
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

I am truly delighted that you enjoy your time with us in the lobby. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and review. Your continued patronage is truly appreciated. Kindest Regards, Cindy McClattie, Operations Administrator

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This is a classy elegant and very romantic place. A bit pricey but it's money well spent and an experience6 that you'll remember forever and always

Thank tanzy2017
Willcox1898, Manager at The Willcox Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you so much for dining with us and taking the time to share your review. We are truly delighted you enjoyed your time with us and hope you will visit us again soon. Warmest Regards, Cindy McClattie, Operations Administrator

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jeanni12017
13 April 2017|
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Response from Willcox1898 | Property representative |
Hello, yes we do have a Mother's Day brunch. Please see our website for the menu or call the hotel at 803-648-1898. We hope to see you on mother's day :)
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emlhntng
16 October 2016|
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Response from redrooster89 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. They do have gift cards though. Good luck!
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emlhntng
16 October 2016|
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Response from Gayl R | Reviewed this property |
Yes the Wilcox offers gift certificates in any denomination. They make great gifts too!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 36
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Colleton Ave, Aiken, SC 29801
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Aiken
  • Phone Number: +1 803-648-1898
  • This restaurant is at The Willcox
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