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Sam Kendall's

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1043 Broad St, Camden, SC 29020-4307
18034242005
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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CAMDEN SC
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

good food and service. varied menu good service. Wheelchair access is not good. Hard to get around in the dining area.

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United States
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The ribeye was delicious, but the entire experience was tainted by the heat in the restaurant. Spent the entire meal fanning. Servers and hostess all sweating. I can only imagine the kitchen. Is it sanitary to have workers in that condition dealing with food? Host told us it had been that way most of the summer. The air just can't... More 

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Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a 10 ounce sirloin and my companion had the shrimp salad. Both were very good. Our waiter was Johnny on the spot, fast and offered good service and friendly chatter. Prices were a little above what we were expecting.

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Thank drronline
Jonathan B, Owner at Sam Kendall's, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review and dine with Sam Kendall's. Our customers feedback is extremely important to us and we would love to hear how we can improve. Furthermore, we would like to know how we can earn those additional stars from you. If you're open to giving us more feedback, please feel free to shoot your... More 

Naples Park, Florida
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went last night. Place has a great atmosphere and service was pretty good. The food just wasn't what we were hoping for. Had their chicken and pasta (average) and their summer salad. (Bland). Probably a good spot to sit at the bar and drink though.

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Thank naplesbestbeach
Jonathan B, Owner at Sam Kendall's, responded to this review

Thank you for the honest feedback and review. We are very sorry to hear what you ordered wasn't to your liking. If you are ever unhappy with any menu item you order, please ask to speak with a manager so we may quickly remedy the situation during your visit. We hope you give us another chance in the future to... More 

Fullerton, California
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were driving from Wilmington, NC to Lexington, SC and got off the road to hopefully find a relaxing late lunch stop; not a fast food drive thru. We didn't know anything about Camden but were happy to find an interesting old town with some shops and restaurants. Sam Kendall's looked good from the outside with a small patio but... More 

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Jonathan B, Owner at Sam Kendall's, responded to this review

Our doors are always open, DeeDee. We appreciate your patronage and hope you pay us another visit if you're ever passing through again. Additionally, we have a table waiting just for you if you choose to dine outdoors. -Jonathan B. More 

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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Impeccable food and service. Filet mignon was incredible. Service was over-the-top. One minor point of criticism: Five medium size shrimp for 12.95 is a bit steep. In my opinion the best restaurant in Central South Carolina. They could hang with the best in Charleston! :-)

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Thank Tim G
Jonathan B, Owner at Sam Kendall's, responded to this review

This is great, Tim! Exactly what we like to hear. We will be sure to share your feedback with our team in order to better serve you and others in the future. We hope to see you again in the future. -Jonathan B. More 

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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Never been here before, but had a date night with the husband. Was totally worth the drive from Sumter. Husband had the steak with shrimp, I had the salmon, and the salmon was so exquisitely cooked to perfection, it was delicious. The creme brûlée for dessert was divine. The whole evening was perfect.

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Thank JennieO1
Jonathan B, Owner at Sam Kendall's, responded to this review

We appreciate you selecting Sam Kendall's for such a special occasion. We love that you were happy with the environment and hope that will entice to you to try us out again soon!. -Jonathan B. More 

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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming for years and have never had an experience other than superb. My in-laws always want to come when they are in town and Johnathan always remembers where they are from and welcomes them back. We love it here.

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Thank GeneCameron9
Jonathan B, Owner at Sam Kendall's, responded to this review

I am extremely appreciative of your feedback, thank you. Additionally, I can't thank you enough for your patronage over the years and look forward to serving you for many more years to come. -Jonathan B. More 

Camden, South Carolina
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have eaten a couple of times at Sam Kendall' s. The food was good each time. I had seafood, but tried my husband's baby back ribs: succulent and delicious! The restaurant has tasteful decor and pleasant atmosphere. It has a bar, but I went only for lunch. Service was excellent.I recommend Sam Kendall' s.

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Thank Mamacita43
Jonathan B, Owner at Sam Kendall's, responded to this review

Thanks for the recommendation! We are pleased to hear everything was to you and your husband's liking. We look forward to serving you both again in the future. -Jonathan B. More 

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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful atmosphere, service was great, drinks were great. The steaks are to die for. Best flavor ever.

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Thank Frances Diane I
Jonathan B, Owner at Sam Kendall's, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! Be sure to come back and see us soon. -Jonathan B. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $20
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1043 Broad St, Camden, SC 29020-4307
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Camden
  • Phone Number: 18034242005
Description
Come experience Camden's most unique dining experience. Enjoy excellent American contemporary cuisine in an atmosphere of casual sophistication. We proudly feature over 80 wine offerings; we also have a full service bar featuring the finest spirits, and over thirty beers available either on tap or in the bottle. The chef’s feature daily seafood offerings as well as the chef’s daily grill special.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?