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Griffin Market

403 Carteret St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5513
+1 843-524-0240
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good12%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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403 Carteret St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5513
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This husband and wife team will take you on a culinary ride like no other you have probably ever experienced. You are in good hands. Let go and enjoy. And if you can muster up an ounce of humility, you may even learn something. If...More

Thank tardito402
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this Restaurant whilst on holiday from England. We were given the recommendation by a local couple who said that we would not be disappointed. Looked up the menu on `google` and decided to give it a go. We loved every moment - the courses...More

Thank Livelygadabouts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had dinner here last night, a Sunday. On Sunday’s Griffin Market offers a fixed price menu for $38. It is always spectacular and a bargain to boot. Appetizers are served family style. Last night they consisted of a hearty crostini, Griffin’s signature watermelon salad with...More

Thank Philly63
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I felt the food was average, the portions were not adequate and the food and drink were overpriced.

Thank linda f
Reviewed 19 May 2017

I have already left a personal message to Laura and Riccardo but now I will share with the rest of you. Griffin Market is not to be missed when you visit Beaufort * It is exceptional....food , wine , warmth they have it all*** I...More

1  Thank Elizabeth F
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Once again, Griffin Market never disappoints. We had an excellent meal, lamb and sliced steak and mushrooms, paired with an excellent red wine. Portions are perfect, and served with great presentation. Pat Conroy ate here a lot, and wrote about it. We always see locals...More

Thank JosetteG200
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Their menu changes often but you can be assured that all their items are delightful. Truly a chefs delight. The atmosphere is warm and welcoming. You feel as though you've stepped into a small town in Italy and you're one of the family. So lucky...More

Thank LoveToTravel55711
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The front of Griffin's looks nothing like a restaurant so don't pass it up. The owner is there to welcome you as you walk in the door. Big room with a great atomsphere. Wine list is strictly Italian and the food is fabulous. The owner...More

Thank condo503
Reviewed 12 March 2017

A hidden gem, easy to find if you know where it is. Excellent food, amazing staff and a MUST visit if you are in Beaufort SC. Reservation necessary.

Thank CLWToronto
Reviewed 7 March 2017

My wife and I dined this past Sunday (Birthday For Me) and it was excellent. Sunday is fixed price (4 course #38 each). I won't bore you with the repetition of previous reviews, but a couple of points that should be mentioned are: this is...More

Thank Lynn S
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vail29
22 October 2015|
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Response from Tracy E | Property representative |
The restaurant is closed on Thanksgiving day, but will resume normal operation hours on the proceeding Friday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 25
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 403 Carteret St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5513
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 843-524-0240
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Description
Griffin Market brings relaxed elegance and a taste of Italy’s Piedmont region to the lowcountry of South Carolina. Situated on Carteret Street in historic downtown Beaufort, the restaurant features the culinary and wine expertise of Laura and Riccardo Bonino. The couple moved the restaurant from its original location in the neighborhood of Georgetown, Washington D.C. in 2011. Laura is a veteran executive chef whose talent has been featured at numerous fine-dining restaurants across the country. Riccardo is an accomplished sommelier and is recognized for his unique gift for pairing wine with food. Griffin Market offers seasonal fare made with expert refinement for dinner 6 days a week and lunch 3 days a week.
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