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Panini's on the Waterfront

926 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
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Ranked #29 of 139 Restaurants in Beaufort
Price range: $12 - $24
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Charles St.
Description: Located in the historic Beaufort bank building. Panini’s is a delightful blend of old world Italian charm and new world cuisine. As a certified Farm to Table restaurant, we adapt our menu seasonally to feature only the freshest local ingredients. Unique and crispy Stone-Baked Pizza, Panini sandwiches, Hoagies, Large Salads for lunch. Dinner features fresh local Seafood, inventive Pastas, and hand cut Steaks prepared with a Mediterranean flare. Gluten Free Menu including pizza crust and pasta. Enjoy your dinner with a selection from our extensive wine list, including a Reserve list of select vintages. Outside patio dining and bar on the Chambers Waterfront Park overlooking the Beaufort River. Full bar inside and on the waterfront.
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Murphy, North Carolina
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

Inside or outside the ambiance is wonderful. This original historic bank building is right downtown. You can watch the chef rolling out the dough for many of their signature dishes. And to sit out on the porch with a great meal, a wonderful drink and one of the best views to the wonderful riverside park.

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Bradenton, Florida
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42 reviews 42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

The location on the water was beautiful. The service was good. The food was ok. Here's some irony - we walked in becasue it was called "Panini's," and guess what you can't order for dinner? Paninis. LOL. -- So we ordered PEI mussels, which were very good, but nothing special. I ordered a steak salad. Even though I read the... More

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Greenville, South Carolina
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66 reviews 66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We stopped by here on our way back from Savannah to Greenville. My wife had the peel and eat Shrimp which were well prepared, slightly small in size compared to other restaurants in this part of the country but very tender and full of flavor. Large Portion too. I wanted pizza...big mistake. I ordered the Margarita Pizza which is prepared... More

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Kingsland, Georgia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Our reviews are never intended to persuade/dissuade anyone from patronizing a business; they are (solely) based on our "particular" tastes/experiences. We were visiting Beaufort for a festival they were having, great time had by all. We were referred to Panini's by a local after we'd asked where to get a decent and fairly-priced lunch. Panini's has an outdoor bar/patio area... More

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Concord, North Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The Shrimp Festival was winding down & several folks recommended this location. Seated immediately outside overlooking the river. Attentive staff. Hubby ate shrimp & flounder over pasta while I enjoyed the Mediterranean pizza. Delicious. Will eat here again.

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Top Contributor
123 reviews 123 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

had lunch here one day. good central downtown location. seemed to be fairly busy. Wife had the pork panini sandwich and I had the fish hoagie. Both were pretty good and the draft beer selection was good. Recommend giving them a try

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Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Panini's is a nice little restaurant located along the water front. My wife and I chose the outdoor dinning. Unfortunately Panini's was really understaffed. Our waitress promptly took our drink order but took a long time before returning with our drinks and to take our order. In all fairness it was not the waitress's fault she was doing all she... More

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Painesville, Ohio
5 reviews 5 reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

It was excellent. it was very tasty and surpassed my expectations. Located in the center of town and is within two blocks of the Spirit of Old Beaufort offices.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Wenwt with some friends on Sun night for prime rib special. Had seen pic on Facebook abd looked good. Ordered queen size cut and received a thin, cheap ribeye with cold potatoes and hot veggies. Still hungry we ordered dessert - 2 creme brulee and 2 supposed Italian Zappoli. Creme was like boxed instant vanilla pudding and the other was... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Crab cake was just ok. My husband got the spaghetti and meatballs and said it was pretty good though. Very warm at the bar though because of pizza oven. Ask the servers about the history of the place.

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Additional Information about Panini's on the Waterfront

Address: 926 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
Phone Number: 843-379-0300
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 12 - 24
Cuisine: American, Italian, Mediterranean, Seafood

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