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  • English first
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Always great food and staff. Have great deals and generous portions. Closest burger and fries to the former restaurant Arri's Grill.

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Aiken, South Carolina
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

great steaks and seafood - best blue cheese dressing in Aiken. Never had a bad meal and when you go tell Jimmy I said hello.

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Aiken S,C.
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

large servings, excellent service, great food and seafood and steaks. Tends to get noisy if they are very busy. Love the early week specials

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Greenwood, South Carolina
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Me and my wife was there Friday night and we had seafood platter and crab legs and I also had a cut of New York strip and shrimp it was fabulous service was super food was great and price wasn't bad excellent choice

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Aiken, South Carolina
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We had crab legs that were very fresh and well prepared. Our server, Pinkney, was just great. We will definitely be coming back to this casual eatery.

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Greenwood, South Carolina
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Variety is a casual friendly family-style restaurant the hamburger steak is out of the world the seafood is fresh and steaks are hand cut service is fabulous and the food is Great

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AIKEN
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

If you want great seafood while being land-locked, The Variety is the place to eat while here in Aiken. It is by no means a fancy place. In fact it looks a bit dingy but the food and the service more than make up for the decor. The staff is always quick to serve and helpful and the food always... More 

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Tallahassee, FL
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187 reviews 187 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Excellent food. We had the Shrimp special and the food was wonderful. lots of shrimp-- breaded and deep fried to perfection. I would recommend this restaurant--LOCAL-- we love local restaurants

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I've lived in Aiken my entire life and had heard on more than one occasion that variety was a good place to eat. The inside looked dirty and smelled really musty. I ordered the jumbo shrimp with fries and my wife ordered the aged ribeye steak. My shrimp had no flavor and tasted like it'd been in the freezer for... More 

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Aiken, South Carolina
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We visited the variety on a Friday night, and were greeted & seated instantly! The waitress was extremely helpful answering our questions and recommending menu items. We ordered ribeye and shrimp combo with twice baked potato and like a seafood platter combo . The food came out hot and tasted delicious! What a great family restaurant, seemed like a place... More 

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Additional Information about Variety Restaurant

Address: 921 York St NE, Aiken, SC 29801-4023
Phone Number: 803-648-6987
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Aiken
Open Hours:
Monday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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