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Larkin's On The River

318 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2606
+1 864-467-9777
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (35 reviews)
“filet” (83 reviews)
“broccolini” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
318 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2606
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Reviewed yesterday

Larkins is a fantastic place that we love to visit. The food is so good and they even have a $10 lunch. One of the few places that serves French onion soup. Serenity took such good care of us last week that we returned 5...More

Thank 320lauriee
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant twice during a week's stay. The food was delicious and Serenity , our waitress, was most attentive. What a memorable occasion. Can't wait to return.

Thank Gail S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Larkin’s has great steaks and a nice comfortable atmosphere. Service is good and location is central to a lot of good places to walk off a meal.

Thank J K
Reviewed 6 days ago

Kitchen must've had an "off night" as we had to send back 3 of the 4 entrees ordered as they were lukewarm. Manager made up for it by giving us free desserts. Even the waitress said the kitchen was having issues as she had another...More

Thank Crystalfox1
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Larkin’s never disappoints! The bone-in filet is heavenly. Great atmosphere and even better wine list.

Thank Sallyb8807
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you like seafood and you don’t love the She Crab soup here then I will be amazed. It’s delicious. I’ve had six team dinners here in the last three months and I’ve had a great evening every time. The service is very good -...More

Thank joelsw18
Bobmunnich, Owner at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hearing from guests who take the time to acknowledge what we do in such great detail is truly an honor. We are so happy that you enjoy all of the aspects of our restaurant and thank you for taking the time to share them with...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always 100% or better! We have never had a bad meal here plus or guess always can’t wait to come back to visit just to go there. Would recommend a dish but every one is great!!!!

Thank FrankBowiePatterson
Bobmunnich, Owner at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It’s great to hear from an enthusiastic fan of the restaurant. Thanks for taking the time to share your experiences with others. Come back and see us again soon! – Bruce Wise, V.P. Restaurant Operations

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Larkin’s is our most frequented downtown restaurant but we had a really poor brunch experience today. The food was delicious. The service was terrible. After being at our table for over 20 minutes with no service, I returned to the host stand and was told...More

1  Thank DME312
Bobmunnich, Owner at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Providing our guests with a dining experience that exceeds their expectations is what we strive for. If we in any way, insinuated that you were a problem, we sincerely apologize as this does not fit into our beliefs. We love our guests as they make...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018

The only thing that matches the decadence of this place's food is the attentiveness of its waitstaff. Our food was outstanding-- the she crab soup was a true Southern delight, and the sommelier (David?) was able to give us the back story on it. Be...More

Thank Iao8
Bobmunnich, Owner at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience with others. We are so glad you enjoyed the service and that David was able to help you with the perfect pairings. Come back soon to talk wine with us. - Bruce Wise, V. P. Restaurant Operations

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a great resturant in Greenville, SC we highly recommend Larkins on the River. This restaurant definitely measures up to a wonderful dining experience. Such a warm friendly atmosphere and the food was excellent. Our server was Ashley Cofer and she...More

Thank Ralph E
Bobmunnich, Owner at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

We are thrilled when we encounter first time diners at our restaurant and even more ecstatic when they have an amazing experience. We will pass your message to Ashley and please come back for another visit. - Bruce Wise, V. P. Restaurant Operations

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Patricia P
3 May 2017|
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Response from Jo C | Reviewed this property |
Menu is heavy on meat and seafood. Just look at their menu online or give them a call.
24 March 2017|
Response from Bruce W | Property representative |
We are serving a Easter Brunch Buffet and we do take reservations. For details on the Brunch, please visit our website.
25 September 2016|
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Response from rachelsreview | Reviewed this property |
The only place I've seen them available is at the restaurant. If you call ahead they are quite accommodating with having things ready for pick up. Since its not a franchise it may be tough to find GCs outside of the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 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: 318 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2606
    (Broad & Main)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: +1 864-467-9777
  • E-mail
Larkin's on the River is an award-winning restaurant serving premium cut steaks, fresh seafood, and fine wines. Every menu item is created with the freshest ingredients and served with a creative flair. Larkin's on the River at the Peace Center for the performing arts, is situated in the heart of downtown Greenville, along the banks of the Reedy River, in the old Gower Coach Factory. This is the only building remaining of the original eleven dating back to Civil War. With beautiful preserved exposed brick walls and open ceilings, the history of the building serves as the perfect backdrop to the modern and hip atmosphere Larkin's on the River offers. Serving Lunch Monday - Saturday 11:30 - 2pm Brunch on Sunday 11 - 2pm Dinner Monday - Saturday 5 - 10pm Sunday 5 - 9pm and a mid-afternoon menu every day from 2:00 to 5:00.
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