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Lizard's Thicket

501 Knox Abbott Dr, Cayce, SC 29033-4124
+1 803-791-0314
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good25%
  • Average25%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“fried chicken” (5 reviews)
“cornbread” (3 reviews)
“biscuits” (5 reviews)
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501 Knox Abbott Dr, Cayce, SC 29033-4124
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Best restaurant for down home cooking, Good prices, Best Staff ever, I am a regular customer and they have been awesome with my special needs grandchild. They have a variety of choices that even a teenager will find something they like!

Thank SaraCathyG
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Stopped here for "breakfast for lunch" when I was in Columbia for work. The food was tasty...breakfast is pretty standard, but they did a good job of it. They have a special locally made sausage that I would recommend. And the biscuits are great. Service...More

Thank hydroxero
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed, heard this was good. Cold eggs and rock hard biscuits. Lukewarm coffee.Manager walking around commanding orders. Not impressed at all.

Thank mugmarine
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Came here to Columbia as part of evacuation from Irma. Our hotel concierge suggested this place for good Southern cooking and he was right on! We had fried catfish, fried okra, collards, etc. The catfish was not at all "fishy" like it can be in...More

Thank marehos
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

I absolutely adore Lizard's Thicket! I come here (or one of the other locations) once a month with family or friends, and have never had a bad meal. Their turkey and dressing (only available on Sundays) is the best thing on the menu!! I only...More

Thank almicorb
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I thoroughly enjoyed the chicken and rice soup at the Thicket. My husband had their country fried steak with mashed potatoes. He enjoyed his meal as well. Great southern cooking with plenty to choose from. Their biscuits are some of the best in the area.

Thank Becky R
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Lizard's Thicket is a family-owned "local chain" of restaurants. They serve southern-oriented lunch and dinner "meat and three" meals (meaning a serving of meat plus three side dishes). The menu consistently offers several choices of entrée and many side dishes. The food is typical of...More

Thank 796reneae
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The food is very good and a lot of it at an reasonable price! A lot of fried country foods that are prepared well! Great for families!

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Excellent country cooking with a variety of meats and vegetables. Good Southern Sweet Tea too. Their deserts are good but a little pricey. They make the best Chefs Salad in town for the value. The service is quick and pleasant also.

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Comfort Food at its BEST. Consistent food quality. THE place to go for biscuits, fried chicken, collard green etc... Feels like home.

Thank Susan N
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Knox Abbott Dr, Cayce, SC 29033-4124
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Cayce
  • Phone Number: +1 803-791-0314
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