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Great Gardens Cafe

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3669 Trask Pkwy, Beaufort, SC 29906
(843) 521-1900
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  • 55
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  • 15
    Very good
  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best kept secret in Beaufort

I have lived in Beaufort for 5 years and I am wondering why it took me so long to find this place and have a meal here. This place should be called the Secret Garden. My family and I had the pleasure of having Easter Brunch here. Every person in our party of four had nothing, but amazing things... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 14, 2015
BrookeChris
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Beaufort, South Carolina
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
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75 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Beaufort, South Carolina
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

I have lived in Beaufort for 5 years and I am wondering why it took me so long to find this place and have a meal here. This place should be called the Secret Garden. My family and I had the pleasure of having Easter Brunch here. Every person in our party of four had nothing, but amazing things to... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I've been here a few times and always have a great time. Couldn't help but notice how clean it is. Honest food prices. Friendly staff!

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Beaufort, South Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We always enjoy eating here, it is a family owned cafe that has several German dishes as well as other European dishes to choose from. Great climate and just a good place to enjoy great food. Some of the nicest people there as well. Excellent food at good prices and you never go hungry after you have eaten. They are... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

Great Gardens is an excellent place to eat and enjoy the beauty of beaufort sc. The food is German/Eclectic and well worth a try!!

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Glastonbury, Connecticut
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant is a hidden gem. It is a Swiss resturant that we tried for breakfast the first time this Sunday. On Sunday's they have an excellent inexpensive brunch menu. Had the "Dutch eggs". Gruyere cheese over small pieces of ham over eggs and homemade toast. Yum! Will be back to try other items. Wife had a more traditional breakfast... More 

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Beaufort, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

even with the wonderful view off there deck that my family and I were able to enjoy the food that came to follow topped it all off. i had the Jaegar Schnitzel that was oh so good. The alfredo that was made from scratch was the best alfredo that i have ever had. and the Sauerbraten... oh my! if you... More 

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South Carolina
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80 reviews 80 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

In all fairness I am not a fan of German food but they offer Italian as well. My pasta and shrimp was good. My husband had the German meatloaf and absolutely loved it; his meal came with choice of sides. I also tasted a bite of a sausage dish which I thought was good. The service was very good. Our... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I went to great gardens cafe with some friends and fellow campers. First the waitress was a very nice person.a very pleasant lady. However that did not make up for the barley editable food that was served. Perhaps we were late this evening, about 6:45 (they close at 8:00). The food.looked like it.had been sitting out for a while and... More 

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Aiken, South Carolina
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96 reviews 96 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Best part about Great Gardens Cafe is the hostess/server young woman who may also help in the kitchen, as she stayed in the kitchen until she brought out our food. She was friendly, talkative, and checked back frequently during our meal. The food was okay, but underwhelming. My friend's plate was all one color and when I asked him how... More 

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South Carolina
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22 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We just returned from Bavaria and found this very authentic. We had the jaeger schnitzel and sauerbraten. Both we very good and large portions. The side dishes were disappointing....the Brussel sprouts were not fresh but previously frozen and the sauerkraut and red cabbage were boring. I was expecting caraway seeds in the sauerkraut and something more flavorful in thcabbage. My... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3669 Trask Pkwy, Beaufort, SC 29906
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: (843) 521-1900

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, American, German, Swiss

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