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Juniper Restaurant

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640 East Main Street, Ridge Spring, SC
(803) 685-7547 ‎
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Worth the trip!

Went with friends on a busy Friday night. Had reservations so got seated right away. The staff was excellent - engaging and their recommendations were spot on. The food was fresh and nicely presented. Everyone had something a little different, and each entree was delicious! The waiter saw my... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
Kathy B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Went with friends on a busy Friday night. Had reservations so got seated right away. The staff was excellent - engaging and their recommendations were spot on. The food was fresh and nicely presented. Everyone had something a little different, and each entree was delicious! The waiter saw my husband sneak the fresh okra from my plate, and brought me... More 

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Lexington, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

It's off the beaten path, on SC Hwy 23 in the charming, and I do mean charming, little town of Ridge Spring, SC, but well worth the drive. The meat and three special of the day varies, but they also feature homemade salads, sandwiches, soups, and desserts. Being we were first timers, they brought a little sampling of their side... More 

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Dallas, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Please take a detour to this wonderful family owned business in a beautiful little town. The inside of the restaurant is decorated with paintings from local artists and 70's themed table and chairs and you get your sweet tea or lemonade in a mason jar (which to me makes the tea taste even better and colder) they also serve a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

We have been to Juniper several times and each time has been on a Sunday around lunch time. There is always a nice selection of food, and the price is reasonable. I also love the old fashioned décor. The only bad experience we have had there was last July. The place was full of flies! It was a very hot... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

They have the best corn chowder I have ever eaten. We come here on a regular basis just for the chowder. Have eaten dinner here before too and it was just as amazing as lunch and the transformation of the entire restaurant is something to see for sure!!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Enjoyed a leisurely lunch with an old friend at Juniper Restaurant, Ridge Spring, SC. The restaurant is in a rural town in SC. Had heard it was the place to go from others in Aiken, SC and finally took their advice. Enjoyed a delicious Ruben and one of their signature side dishes, black-eyed pea salad. My friend had a grilled... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Went there for lunch and had some great food....and better service. First let me say that the French dip.....which was recommended I would avoid. It was an OK sandwich....bread a bit too crunchy....not enough meat and the a jus was way typy to salty. Have the mushroom sandwich with turkey....outstanding. The corn chowder is amazing and the pimento mac and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We took a drive for the peach blossoms, and decided to try Junipers as friends had mentioned it to us. We walked back into time when we entered, not knowing what to expect. We ordered at the counter sandwiches and sat down at tables from the 60's. The sandwiches were good, nothing exceptional. The young man who brought our food... More 

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Aiken, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

Was in the area with a client and we decided to eat here. This is a restaurant we have eaten at before but have not reviewed. Today when we arrived there was a long line and many of the tables were full. I knew this was a good sign. The only disappointment was the daily special, the cheeseburger, ran out... More 

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Batesburg, South Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We drive over 20 miles for date night after a friend suggested this place. We waited over an hour for our fiod. They had one waiter for the restaurant and it is overpriced and the serving size is extremely small. Don't come hungry. We did get two ravioli to eat whIle we waited.

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Address: 640 East Main Street, Ridge Spring, SC
Phone Number: (803) 685-7547 ‎
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Ridge Spring
Cuisine: American

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  • Address: 640 East Main Street, Ridge Spring, SC
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Ridge Spring
  • Phone Number: (803) 685-7547 ‎

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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