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189 Old Greenville Hwy, Clemson, SC 29631
(864) 624-1226
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Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 29
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great food let down by poor service

It was our first time at this chain of restaurants after we had been recommended to go to one by a friend. We were swiftly seated, but for the most part, the restaurant was fairly quiet. Our server, unfortunately, was rather brash and took little to no interest in us being there. Now, I wouldn't... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
Alex A
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Winchester, United Kingdom
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Winchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

It was our first time at this chain of restaurants after we had been recommended to go to one by a friend. We were swiftly seated, but for the most part, the restaurant was fairly quiet. Our server, unfortunately, was rather brash and took little to no interest in us being there. Now, I wouldn't have said we were particularly... More 

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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We took a trip to Clemson with family and invited a great nephew attending there to join us for lunch. We had eaten there a couple of years ago and enjoyed it. The location is near the campus which made it a convenient place for us to meet him. We all had some type of sandwich plate and they were... More 

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Danville, Virginia
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80 reviews 80 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

The atmosphere and indoor decor are great - along with the pizza! The 2 person tables are a little small though for all the space that's needed for pizzas and plates.

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Clemson, South Carolina
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69 reviews 69 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Mellow Mushroom has tremendous character and ambience. The day we were there we sat on the porch and it was wonderful. Our server was outstanding. The food was quick and fresh and hot. The menu is tremendously creative. You can do traditional pepperoni or go with a Mediterranean themed pizza or lots of varieties in between. I highly recommend this... More 

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East Grand Forks, MN
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

For our first trip to Mellow Mushroom, we were pleased with ambiance and the food. Service was fast and the pizza was tasty! Interesting combos! Maui Wowie and the Thai Dye were delicious and something out of the ordinary. Good crust, tasty sauces and fresh toppings. Will definitely eat here again!

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Falls Church, Virginia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Ate here for the first time during parents weekend at Clemson. Despite a packed downtown, we were seated relatively quickly. The pretzel appetizers were the best I've ever had, and the Maui Wowie pizza with pesto crust was great. Will definitely come back when visiting Clemson in the future.

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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41 reviews 41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

Service slow for lunch on Sunday. Place is not even half full. Food was ok. Had the holy shiitake pie. Oil pooled on top with mushroom bits. Did not find any portebella as the menu indicated. Too much packaged parmigiana cheese sprinkled in top. Did you ever hear of fresh ingredients? Put in the 'pizza is pizza' category. Nothing special... More 

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Simpsonville, South Carolina, United States
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Crust like cardboard, bland sauce, skimpy toppings and funny tasting cheese. Put it on my been there, won't be back list.

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Amarillo, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Like how this company has taken an old house and turned into an interesting restaurant. I am from Amarillo TX where anything old is gone!!! This city sees no value to anything over 10 years old. Very sad to say- so really appreciated the use of space to make this a fun place to eat. The pizza was great and... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Good food, great pizza and salads, very decent for chain food. Ingredients seem fresh and tasty. But you need patience, service will be slow and disjointed as any college kid run restaurant can be. Forgetful waiters with short attention spans, so if they miss something, and they will, walk up to counter and ask for it.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 189 Old Greenville Hwy, Clemson, SC 29631
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Clemson
  • Phone Number: (864) 624-1226

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?