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Larkin's On The River

318 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601
+1 864-467-9777
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (28 reviews)
“steak” (172 reviews)
“broccolini” (12 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
318 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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.

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Bobmunnich, Bruce Wise, Director of Restaurant Operations at Larkin's On The River, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Larkins did a great job for our outing. Group of 14, and we ordered from their lunch menu. Entrees are reasonably priced and a good selection of traditional foods as well as some eclectic choices. Service was good considering holiday crowds. Only downside of Larkins...More

Thank larrys950
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Larkin's is still the place to go for a special meal. It has outstanding aged steak, delicious salads, and an extensive wine list. The table side prepared Cesar Salad is perfect in every respect. The bone in ribeye is my favorite, but I went with...More

Thank Jcooper777
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Since it is our anniversary December 31, we had two reasons to celebrate New Year's Eve with our best friends for dinner at a restaurant that has a great reputation. Sadly, all four of us were disappointed . We made reservations several weeks in advance....More

Thank jtparker7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s nice to have a restaurant that consistently delivers an excellent experience so that you can recommend it with confidence. That’s what I have done for years with Larkin’s, and our New Year’s Eve dinner met all expectations. We started by sharing the shrimp cocktail...More

Thank Jeffreypjacobs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We made reservations, arrived then were seated promptly. Our server was prompt and our dining experience began in the usual way. He was knowledgeable and when I asked about the size of the oysters he asked his chef and the chef sent out a sample....More

Thank Carolina1222
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stopped in one night on business travel for a quick bite at the bar. Powell and Amanda were great to chat with and were very helpful as I asked questions about relocating to the area. I had a martini, glass of wine and the...More

Thank 12pmer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The steaks we had were great. Our service by Ed was outstanding. The only reason I did not rate a five this time was due to the sides which came with the meal. The mashed potatoes were a bit dry, my wife suggests they add...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Larkin's is without a doubt the best food I've had in Greenville. From the blue cheese stuffed olives for my martini to the perfect potato and amazing steak, their food is so delicious. What is really awesome is the service though. They went out of...More

Thank PrivatePeepette
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have had many dinner experiences but it’s been a long time since the server has not connected with us. Didn’t know her name except from the bill. We had a pretty good Caesar salad made at the table but no interface...like anchovies or pepper...More

Thank Bruce B
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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 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
  • 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
Local cuisine, View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
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
    (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
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