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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
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Reviewed August 7, 2020

Consistently excellent service, food and atmosphere even during Covid-19. I was very impressed with the level of caution and care during the pandemic. Such a fun place and I introduce friends to this restaurant constantly.

Date of visit: July 2020
986terryd, Owner at Thirsty Fellow, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2020

Thanks so much for your wonderful review!

Reviewed May 27, 2020

Rarely do I write a review, but lunch was great! Three couples and each of us are very happy. Moreover, what’s really sweet was that in this time of COVID-19, we were able to all sit together. We ladies we’re planning to go shopping afterwards,...however we each forgot our masks. They were so kind at this restaurant, that they gave us three masks so that we could do our shopping safely. I absolutely love the restaurant, sweet sweet people.More

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed March 5, 2020 via mobile

Ate there before event at the arena and it was great! Very large portions and drinks were good too!! Anti pasta appetizer was awesome!!!!

Date of visit: March 2020
986terryd, Owner at Thirsty Fellow, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2020

Thank you for your kind words!!

Reviewed February 1, 2020 via mobile

I have been going to Thirsty Fellow for years with family and friends. I absolutely love the food and the patio is fun to watch games on. However, today an employee spoke very aggressively to us in the parking lot. We left without even going...in as it was not worth engaging with this individual. Absolutely unacceptable and will NOT be coming back or recommending to others anymore.More

Date of visit: February 2020
986terryd, Owner at Thirsty Fellow, responded to this reviewResponded February 2, 2020

Please describe who talked to you and what they said. It would help us a lot. I’m sorry that one negative incident changes your mind about us after you years of enjoying us

Reviewed December 29, 2019

Always a crowd favorite. Took out of town guests in and it was amazing! Wings are the best in town! Service is always top notch!

Date of visit: December 2019
986terryd, Owner at Thirsty Fellow, responded to this reviewResponded December 30, 2019

Thanks for your great review!

Reviewed November 24, 2019

My husband and I came here for pizza and drinks. We shared a thin crusted medium mushroom and Italian sausage pizza. OMG, it was wonderful. So was my Margarita. We liked this place so much that we brought along two friends the following evening. We...had more drinks, which were all on sale, and this time we had fish and chips and a small thin crusted black olives and mushroom pizza. Again, the food was superb. Service, both nights, was excellent. These waitresses all have a great sense of humor.More

Date of visit: November 2019
Terry D, Owner at Thirsty Fellow, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2019

Thanks so much for your great review!

Reviewed October 17, 2019

Enjoyed the food and atmosphere. It was parents weekend for Univ. of SC so they were out of a couple of menu items. Those we got were delicious.

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed October 16, 2019

Stopped by Thirsty Fellow for lunch because of the great reviews, and when we showed up the line was out the door, and it was packed, which tends to be a good omen. Sadly, that's where the good news ended. Given that it was just...the two of us and we didn't want leftovers, we ordered a couple of appetizers and a pizza. I will be the first to admit, the pizza was very good, and the crust was clearly fresh and homemade. The appetizers were really sub-optimal, and tasted as though they were simply reheated products off the Sysco truck. The bread that came the spinach-artichoke dip hadn't even been toasted, and it was just bland Italian bread. If a group of you is just coming for pizzas and beers, have at it; it's great, but if you're going to eat off the rest of the menu, you are likely going to be underwhelmed.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Terry D, Owner at Thirsty Fellow, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2019

So sorry you didn’t have a good experience. The reviews and line really do tell the true story. Give us another try.

Reviewed October 12, 2019 via mobile

Came here after a swim meet. Watched some football and ate a really good lunch. We had pretzel and cheese and that was friggin awesome! Hubs had French dip and house chips and said the bread being really fresh made it above average for him....Kid had chicken fingers and fries and she seemed to really like those. They were real chicken not processed crap. I had Philly cheesesteak with American cheese (American cheese is not philly in my book) and fries. It was pretty good but would’ve been better with the real cheese used in most Philly cheese. All in all we would come here again.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 8, 2019

Have eater here twice while visiting my son at USC. Solid beer selection, great food. Delicious burger (with egg on it). Can be crowded, but a great choice to hang out and eat.

Date of visit: September 2019
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