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Renato's Italian Restaurant

121 W Main Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306-3265
+1 864-585-7027
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English first
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

Renato's new location is wonderful!!! We always enjoyed our visits to this truly "real Italian" Restaurant. The menu has changed a bit...the food is exquisite!!!!! The service was superb! We stayed over to be able to have dinner there two nights in a row!!! This made our holiday celebration for the two of us! The fish in any recipe is... More 

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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Our first visit to the new location was on the first night they opened. We had an average server who had minimal wine experience, and not much better on the food descriptions either. In his defense, it was opening night. After looking over the menu, what stood out to us, surprisingly, with high price range(even if it were not Spartanburg),... More 

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Seattle
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53 reviews 53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

This was our first visit to Spartanburg and our first visit to Renato's. We loved it. We arrived for our 6:30 reservation and were taken to our table immediately. Our friendly waitress took very good care of us and was prompt and efficient in every way. The room was full, with many families enjoying an evening out. The Italian bread... More 

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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

My husband took me here for my birthday dinner. We had been to the old location but not to the new one. The service and food was excellent. We loved everything except we miss the romantic atmosphere...would have been nice to have the lights a little dimmer and candles on the table...maybe a quieter, more romantic room for those celebrating... More 

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Fairfield, Connecticut
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I was back in Spartanburg on business. Being Italian, I always enjoy a good Italian meal. I had searched the Internet last year and wanted to eat there. It was very good then, (almost 12 months to the day), so I wanted to go back. It was also in a new building. The parking situation was absolutely brutal, very, very... More 

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South Carolina
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53 reviews 53 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We love Renatos and the new location makes you feel as if you're in a part of Italy. The service staff and the owner Renato always offers a friendly hello and makes you feel wonderfully welcome. We love the place and we are so happy we have a place in downtown Spartanburg SC to enjoy a very romantic and tasty... More 

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Columbia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Our host, who is a regular, asked the chef to make selections for us. Eleven of us were brought a spectacular 5-course meal with some of the best Italian food I have ever had outside of Italy. The service was attentive without being overbearing and the food was delightful. The prosciutto and cheese starter was delectable.The pasta course had an... More 

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Perrysburg, Ohio, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This is absolutely one of most disappointing Italian places i have been to in a long time. The bldg inside and out looks very nice. Good location. Friendly staff. The food is tasteless, it sounds good on the menu. The Stracciatella had no flavor watery eggdrops and spinach. I could not put enough salt in it to elevate it! The... More 

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FurmanGSP, Public Relations Manager at Renato's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

We do apologize for your most recent dining experience. Obviously we strive for 100% satisfaction from all of our guests. If for some reason you are not satisfied with your meal here, or to go, please let us know immediately and we will make it right for you. We sincerely hope you will give us the opportunity to impress you... More 

Spartanburg, South Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Just discovered Renato's about a year ago. It has become our go-to place for special celebrations. The service is excellent and Renato is wonderful. Although we had only been in a couple of times, Renato came over to our table and asked how my husband was doing (he had just had surgery). I was very impressed that he remembered us.... More 

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Gulf Shores, Alabama
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This is our favorite restaurant in Spartanburg. Great food. Try the Zaglia Wine. The service was better at the old location and the feel to the restaurant was better. We still love to eat there.

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Additional Information about Renato's Italian Restaurant

Address: 121 W Main Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306-3265
Phone Number: +1 864-585-7027
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Spartanburg
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 42
Cuisine: Italian

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