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Chef Santos

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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123 E Fisher St, Salisbury, NC 28144-4905
+1 704-637-7144
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Salisbury, North Carolina
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is so good and the atmosphere is charming. This is where we like to go for our special events. Steak au poivre is to die for as well as the pollo copa cabana.

Thank Marietta S
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017

Santos is an awesome chef! I have always been pleased with everything he serves. Wonderful service, great food preparation and presentation.

Thank Cynthia W
Salisbury, North Carolina, United States
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

We have eaten dinner there several times. My husband who is very picky with steak, orders the same steak dish every time, because it is so good. I try to order something different each time. The salmon is my favorite. Lots of good chicken dishes too. The desserts and the service are great.

Thank Rhonda S
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

Had dinner at Chef Santos with my wife. The food and service was great.. I had chicken park and my wife a chicken dish with potatoes and veg. Both were fresh and delicious. The serving were nice sized and included bread , salad . Finished off the dinner with a lemon type cake that was wonderful. Would highly recommend

Thank Rlmyers-sc
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157 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

We were a party of three couples on a weekday evening, they were holding our table as it was the last one available. Everyone ordered a wide variety from their menu and they had some great specials. I had the lamb shank and it was the best I've ever had. Everyone in our group was delighted with our dinner. It... More 

Thank SouthernDew
China Grove, North Carolina
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40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

A tiny little restaurant where the food will wow you. The service is great, the food is awesome and they will send you away full. This is a local favorite so make reservations are you will have a long wait.

Thank DJ-Doctor-D
Salisbury, North Carolina
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I had dinner once and will not return. With only a group in front by the windows, we were seated tucked away at the kitchen, perhaps due to my tattoo and casual dress. Terrible service, could not get a drink as we watched the girls fight and text the entire time! From now on, we give Pinnichios... More 

Thank Karen S
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Do not eat here .. slow service ... the help they did have worked very hard & were kind ! I felt sorry for them ! The food was pricy & just terrible!! Worn out ... needs to be on Chef Ramsey's do over restaurant .. don't now how the are in business !!!

Thank Paula A
Darlington, South Carolina
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

I visited this restaurant on a Sunday evening. The restaurant is small, quaint and would make an excellent date night location. During my trip, we (15 teachers from out of state) showed up with no reservation. They quickly accommodated us. They sat us at two long tables side by side which allowed for good conversation, much better than restaurants that... More 

Thank LPHumphrey
Salisbury NC
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

There is nothing bad about this place. Great food, great variety, reasonable prices considering the quality, and great service.

Thank Richard H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 E Fisher St, Salisbury, NC 28144-4905
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Salisbury
  • Phone Number: +1 704-637-7144

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