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703 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3625
843-546-7776
Today
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch

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  • 38
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  • 30
    Very good
  • 6
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  • 0
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great place for breakfast

We stopped at Thomas Cafe for breakfast on our visit to Georgetown. The food was really good and very reasonably priced. This was the last day of our trip and it seems like we spent a fortune on food so it was a pleasant surprise to find this gem. The menu has a good variety and the service was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 23, 2015
Carol W
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Queen Creek, Arizona
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Queen Creek, Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

We stopped at Thomas Cafe for breakfast on our visit to Georgetown. The food was really good and very reasonably priced. This was the last day of our trip and it seems like we spent a fortune on food so it was a pleasant surprise to find this gem. The menu has a good variety and the service was good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

At first glance it may look like much but don't judge a book by it's cover. This is a local favorite for great food. Make sure you get the fried flounder, it's wonderful.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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32 reviews 32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Ok. I will say this, the place is quaint and the staff is friendly. The food on the other hand was ok. Biscuits were good, pancakes tasted like out was made with cheap flour and the grits tasted bland. It was ok I would've been more satisfied with I hop. I will visit again for lunch options when I'm in... More 

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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43 reviews 43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We were looking for a place for a leisurely Saturday morning breakfast and I wanted some down home southern cooking. We happened upon Thomas Cafe and were exceedingly pleased with both the food and service. We look forward to a return visit as we've just barely scratched the surface of things to do and see in and near Georgetown. Great... More 

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Adirondack, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Stopped in for breakfast one morning and had a feast. Had a creole omelet with shrimp and some kind of creole sauce that was out of this world! Hash browns and toast completed the meal for me. Had a little Southern House Wine (sweet tea!) with my breakfast.....outstanding!

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Oneonta, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

My husband and I have visited the Myrtle Beach area for a week in each of the past several years, and we usually make the drive to Georgetown to walk along the boardwalk and Front Street, but mostly to have lunch at Thomas Cafe. This is a small and unassuming cafe, mostly patronized by locals, with good and inexpensive local... More 

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Belfast, Maine
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81 reviews 81 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

During Georgetown's fabulous National Boatbuilding Challenge and Wooden boat show I had Saturday breakfast here. What a great menu and high quality food in a real down home environment. There were at least three entrees I wanted to try. Their specials truly are special. This is a must stop if you are visiting Georgetown.

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Beaufort, South Carolina
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54 reviews 54 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Small café in the heart of downtown Georgetown. The staff was very friendly and the prices for lunch are reasonable, rice and gravy was very good but the fried chicken was awful dry. That's it!

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Port Clinton, Ohio, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

A small, quaint, locals restaurant right on Front St. serves GREAT meals at unbelievable prices. Nothing fancy, rather plain, but you won't find a better deal anywhere. Can't wait to return there our next time we're in Georgetown.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We loved the shrimp & grits with fried green tomatoes and the key lime pie. It felt more like a diner (that hasn't changed in 50 years) than a cafe. Prices were very reasonable and the kids menu was great for our kids. Our 5 year old tried (and liked) the pickled okra. The service however was not particularly friendly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 703 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3625
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Georgetown
  • Phone Number: 843-546-7776
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm

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