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Harry's Local Bar

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1208 Whiskey Rd, Aiken, SC 29803-5306
+1 803-649-0082
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“crab legs” (8 reviews)
“scallops” (10 reviews)
“seafood” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
1208 Whiskey Rd, Aiken, SC 29803-5306
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Reviewed April 18, 2018

Ah, yes. Locals…. Don’t let the exterior run you away. The patrons realize it looks rough. Good selection of (mostly fried) seafood. Decent beer selection for a dive. The service has always been great and you get a ton of food for your money. I...More

Thank mechanicaljen
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Fried shrimp French fries and Corona. Staff very pleasant. All other reviews are right because it is a dive. I'll come back

Thank Thomas P
Reviewed January 2, 2018

This is a place where you drive up and think "Oh no. It's a dump." The inside is covered with writing on the walls...and it's an old, banged up place. BUT, the food is very good and the atmosphere is great. Friday nights are Karaoke...More

1  Thank S7201PXrickm
Reviewed November 25, 2017

You don't go here for the atmosphere...you go here for the food and good service. We've been there twice and both times the food was excellent as was the service. The escallops are especially good if you have them broiled, and get a little melted...More

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed November 16, 2017 via mobile

Not much to look at. I liked the interior, lots of ambiance. One of the employees greeted just about everyone by their first name as they entered. Very local place. I had a doz oysters. Very fresh and favorable. Negative was no horseradish. Had grilled...More

Thank William G
Reviewed July 10, 2017

If you like it fried and a lot of it, this is your place. Horrible wines. If you order shrimp make sure you get the ones they bread themselves. Ask. Go with a group.

1  Thank 492m
Reviewed May 17, 2017

Friendly and welcoming staff. My first time trying oysters and they were lovely, so good I was back for my first tasting of crab, which was also excellent.

Thank WendyG71
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately that's exactly what we did. Went in at 7:20 on a Friday night 2 weeks ago, they were busy but certainly not over the top. Our server, who never told us her name, thankfully, was awful. 20 minutes just to bring 3 waters and...More

1  Thank Conwayangel
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Delicious seafood , friendly staff , it's more a bar than a restaurant. It was a nice evening so I dined outside because inside was smoky. The meals was cooked to perfection, however outside bar was filled with staff smoking and engaging in conversation with...More

Thank Yvonne P
Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

The place may not look like a place you would go for seafood but it was good. Large selection of bottled beer . friendly staff. By no means gourmet but good solid seafood choices.

Thank Ronniebisme
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:30 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1208 Whiskey Rd, Aiken, SC 29803-5306
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Aiken
  • Phone Number: +1 803-649-0082
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