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The Griffin

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Address: 18 Vendue Range, Charleston, SC
Phone Number: (843) 723-1700
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 am

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My wife and I ate here and we likes it a lot. Firstly, the prices are very reasonable 7.50 for a burger and that's 2 parties with fries. The burgers where cooked really well and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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New Egypt, New Jersey
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27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Stopped in for a quick drink and to hang a $1 bill. We went in on a Monday night and the place was dead, maybe on the weekend would be a better choice.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

This place is grungy. Dirty. The food is not good, the service is even worse. There are two female bartenders who blatantly ignore customers. Good place if you just don't care about your surroundings. Cheap drinks.

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33 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We were trying to find something a little less pricey with some charm. This place was perfect! Walls are decorated with dollar bills. The staff is super friendly. The food was very good. I had a chicken salad wrap and fries. Delicious. Would definitely recommend!

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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

My wife and I ate here and we likes it a lot. Firstly, the prices are very reasonable 7.50 for a burger and that's 2 parties with fries. The burgers where cooked really well and the bun was amazing and the fries was very very good, but there was to many to eat which is better than to little. All... More 

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Georgia
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49 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

While walking to the Waterfront Park, we spotted The Griffin. Good classic music could be heard, which pulled us in. The atmosphere is unique and something to see. We went to the bar and was immediately greeted, order was taken and order received. There are dollar bills EVERYWHERE! It is so cool to see what people have written on them... More 

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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Terrific fish and chips, chicken tenders were spot on, has a European pub feel. We are so happy we tried it. Would have been 5 stars, if we could have heard ourselves talk over the piped in music.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Many different beers to choose from. Thousands of dollar bills stapled to the walls everywhere. Ask for markers and a staple gun and you can dedicate a dollar bill to a loved one or anything you want.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We stopped in because the place we wanted to eat at was closed, and it turned out to be wonderful. It was about 3:30 on a Monday, there was one woman working the pub and one cook. They really hussled and were very friendly. The fish and chips and hamburgers were fantastic. Would definately recommend and would definately return there.... More 

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Brick NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Fun place for late night partying. Nice people and grungy pub atmosphere, which I like. Bring a dollar to staple to the wall/ceiling. Just don't try to stand on the table to do it!

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Burlington, Vermont
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30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Ordered fried chicken and fish and chips. Food was good, but very disappointed with warm beer. Would have stayed longer and ordered more if the beer was cold.

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