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Larkin's On The River

318 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601
+1 864-467-9777
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (28 reviews)
“steak” (172 reviews)
“broccolini” (12 reviews)
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American, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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318 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Larkins on the River is a great spot located on the river in the middle of downtown Greenville. It's a total white table cloth restaurant that serves incredible food at very reasonable prices given the quality. Larkins found itself a super location and has taken...More

Thank Mark B
Bobmunnich, Owner at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are so happy that you enjoyed your experience at Larkin’s! We in fact do offer a children’s menu for our young visitors and often have a special children’s menu when there is a children’s show playing near us. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the shrimp and grits. Crab sauce made it. Service was excellent. Next door to the peace center. We were able to go have a nice lunch and then see the show. I will be back!

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

Thank you for taking notice in our ability to provide a pre-show dining experience that is both satisfying and gets our guests to the show on time. Thank you for making us your pre-show restaurant of choice! - Bruce Wise, Vice President of Restaurant Operations

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A cold, rainy day in February may not feature this establishments attributes but the menu and service made it worth a return visit. Our waiter team were both attentive and knowledgeable and the menu offerings were to many for one evening. I had the Chilean...More

Thank Headhunter56
Bobmunnich, Owner at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We too are looking forward to the sunny days of spring and summer and all that it brings to our patio setting. We’re so happy you enjoyed your experience. We look forward to seeing you in fair weather. - Bruce Wise, Vice President of Restaurant...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, service alway's great. Hard to get into without a reservation. The price is a little high, so we go when we have a special occasion.More

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

While we love being the restaurant you visit on special occasions, we do have a three course menu with pricing that allows our guests to dine with us on a regular basis. Check out our menu online and we look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Prior to Phantom of the Opera we ate there. Excellent menu and wine list. It is expensive but the setting, the feeling you have of being a regular and the attentive staff makes it a truly nice experience. A great place to bring folks to...More

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

Thank you for taking the time to share your 5 star experience with others. We do provide complimentary valet parking located on Main Street near the Gunther Theater, for our dinner guests. Looking forward to seeing you again. - Bruce Wise, Vice President of Restaurant...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went in early before show and ate at the bar. She crab soup was excellent as well as the Caesar salad. The dry aged New York strip was fabulous. Overall nice dinner. Pretty ambiance. Bartenders were okay. Not the friendliest.More

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

We are happy that you enjoyed so much of your experience. We are constantly working with our staff to provide the best customer service available and we would love to have you back to give you the five star experience that you deserve. - Bruce...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an evening! Arrive on time, table not ready, wait in entry area with waiters carrying huge trays of food then dirty dishes. Watch out for yourself, you could get hurt. The entry area is a traffic nightmare that needs rethinking. Then off to the...More

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Bobmunnich, other at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. Providing an outstanding dining experience for our guests is our number one priority and we are sorry we fell short of your expectations. We look forward to having you come back again and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our daughter’s favorite restaurant. She had her first High School Semi- Formal and she knew exact where she wanted to go. She ordered the Salmon and I had the filet. Our friends ordered the Salmon and pasta. The entire meal and service was...More

Thank KellyS9
Bobmunnich, other at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so happy that we were able to be part of your daughter’s special night. We look forward to serving you in the years to come. – Bruce Wise, Vice President of Restaurant Operations

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Larkin's on the River is conveniently located in downtown Greenville. The restaurant is located in a renovated historic building along the Falls Park riverwalk. The menu food is very well prepared.

Thank GreatDayToBeAlive
Reviewed 14 January 2018

The 2-5 p.m. menu has good options, quality food, at reasonable prices. The She Crab Soup was outstanding. Excellent location near Peace Center and Reedy Falls Park.

Thank AJosephD
Bobmunnich, Bruce Wise, Director of Restaurant Operations at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Thanks for taking the time to come by and see us. We look forward to your next visit.

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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.
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barriealexander1
24 March 2017|
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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.
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Response from Rachel B | 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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Meals
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
Romantic, Business meetings, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 318 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601
    (Broad & Main)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: +1 864-467-9777
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Description
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
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