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The Galley

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1629 Marina Road, Anderson, SC 29625
+1 864-287-3215
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Anderson, South Carolina
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had lobster here and it was as good as any you can get on the coast. My friend had a steak which he said was excellent. The service was quick and our server was attentive and friendly. The restaurant overlooks lake Hartwell, so the scenery is al nice. It's a great place for special occasions.

Thank SCTaxLady
Anderson, South Carolina
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I went to this restaurant tonight. Heard that the food was good. We sat at the table for more than 15 minutes. No waiter or waitress came to the table. My family and l finally got up and left. I guess we were not upscale enough. I will not be going to this restaurant again. I am... More 

Thank veedubie
Anderson, United States
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the finest restaurants on Lake Hartwell and Anderson. The food is sushi plus many choices of other cuisines! Highly recommended and you should make reservations.

Thank Larry K
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

My first time at the Galley was during the week night. Not too crowded but it took a while for us to get waited on. The waitress was very pleasant and did not check on us excessively. The window seat was a plus. I didn't particularly care for our appetizer- stuffed mushrooms but the meal itself was delicious and came... More 

Thank Dawn S
Anderson, South Carolina
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

We live nearby and love the food and it is always a wonderful experience. On our last visit our server, Chandler, was fantastic! He made an already wonderful experience even better. Thank you!

Thank RSmith3278
Staunton, Virginia, United States
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66 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

We were here on a busy football weekend, and we had a great experience. Reservations are highly recommended! The food was delicious and presented in a beautiful manner. We even had fresh orchids on our plates. The French Onion soup is excellent, and the cup is an ample serving. We tried the crab cake special, and they were also very... More 

Thank Susan L
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

We had spent an enjoyable day on the lake with acquaintances and followed that up by going to The Galley for dinner. Nothing tops being able to pull your pontoon right up to the dock and walk just a few hundred feet to the restaurant for dinner. Upon arrival we were immediately greeted by the Hostess as our host and... More 

Thank mikes351
Cincinnati, Ohio
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

We always enjoy eating at the Galley and do so every time we visit Anderson, SC (about 4-5 times per year. The food is excellent and the prices are relatively low, making for a great value. The views of Lake Hartwell from the dining room make for a very pleasant atmosphere. Many of their vegetables and ingredients are grown next... More 

Thank Keith_and_Patti
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

The first time here food was great, service was excellent and was very pleased wasn't over priced nice view of lake. Planning on taking son and his wife for his birthday in October.

Thank vickie h
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

We like The Galley for both its setting and its food. We have always been treated great there and always enjoyed our menus selections.

Thank Jean J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Scenic view, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1629 Marina Road, Anderson, SC 29625
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Anderson
  • Phone Number: +1 864-287-3215

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?