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The Willcox Restaurant

₹₹₹₹American, ,
100 Colleton Ave, Aiken, SC 29801
+1 803-648-1898
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
100 Colleton Ave, Aiken, SC 29801
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was not exceptional but easily above average for Aiken. The service was prompt and courteous.

Thank V2754JQjamest
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sous chef promoted to executive chef and the quality keeps on rolling. Outstanding dinner for two. Two orders of the 6 oz. filet mignon, cooked to order and served in a timely fashion. Both of us commented on the addition of the scallion butter; delicious....More

Thank Pat K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As usual, we were not disappointed. Caesar Salad was excellent, the calamari was cooked perfectly (we go out to Carmel every year where the Monterey Peninsula claims to have the best calamari - this beats anything we have had out there!), and the pasta special...More

Thank seasondtrvlr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had guests in for a quick weekend visit to Aiken and decided what better place to give them a real taste of this wonderful town, but the Wilcox. Sunday morning brunch, can't come up with one word to describe the experience, but will start with,...More

Thank foundertfg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the restaurant again last night after a while. It’s apparent the new chef has put a lot of new energy into the kitchen. The salmon was great and the filet was fantastic. Happy to say I think things are back on track. Ate in...More

Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here while building our new home in Aiken, an all I can say is 5 stars across the board. Now that we live here, we dine at the restaurant frequently, and LOVE sitting in the historic lobby. Service and food is top notch...More

Thank Mcgee43
Reviewed 12 April 2018

This beautiful mansion/hotel backdropped the perfect Easter Brunch/birthday celebration. We were ushered into the library--I loved the "theme" rooms and the privacy accorded by such seating. Rarely is food so fresh in a buffet...and plentiful, with servers discreetly clearly things away but allowing you to...More

Thank normalwriter
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We went to Aiken for a quick weekend getaway to attend the steeplechase race and on Sunday we had brunch at this restaurant. This place is an beautful hotel with a interesting history and the restaurant is on the first floor across the entrance hall....More

Thank travelsafer
Reviewed 9 April 2018

It's rare that I find a hotel restaurant that knocks it out of the park, but oh boy, was this good! Service is excellent, gorgeous dining room and the food is fantastic. Try their duck egg carbonara ... wow! Oh, and save room for dessert...More

Thank SandBAtlanta
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

The Willcox oozes southern charm in a historic setting. Amazing atmosphere - we went there for dinner during Masters’ week and the place was completely hopping. Great patio and bar area. The dining room is gorgeous with great views of the wisteria and gardens outside....More

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Nao F
26 April 2018|
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Response from becky g | Reviewed this property |
We left a tip.
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 :)
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 36
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, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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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