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Charley's Cafe & Catering

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306 S Main St, Lancaster, SC 29720-2402
+1 803-285-1145
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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“seafood” (3 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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306 S Main St, Lancaster, SC 29720-2402
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Reviewed March 1, 2017

Charley's has a varied menu, with some great selections. We enjoyed burgers, salads, and fries. The server was attentive, and paid us the appropriate amount of attention. We would definitely return.

Thank dsd3500
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Decent consistant food, good steaks, good pasta, good seafood. Great selection of starters. Fried oysters are great. Also, a great shrimp and grits.

Thank Stan120
Reviewed December 16, 2016

Relaxed, comfortable dining in a historic Main Street building. Food is reasonably priced and selection is good. Great place for a weekend steak!

Thank 798cherryd
Reviewed September 13, 2016

This about the only full service restaurant in Town. Good service. Very good food at reasonable prices. We don't get there as often as I would like. Has a small full service bar but the place is closed on Sundays due to pressure from the...More

Thank MBNick
Reviewed August 16, 2016

This is my favorite place in Lancaster to eat. There's not another place like this for miles! I really enjoy the service and the food! My typical dish is the southwestern chicken wrap. It never disappoints and always leaves you feeling full!

Thank Stacey A
Reviewed August 11, 2016

Open M-Forum for lunch, Thursday thru Saturday for evening dining. Ken is an excellent chef with a good staff. Food and drink are pricey compared to most small town places, but it is not real bad. And the food is great! And it has a...More

Thank oscarp650
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

4 1/2 months ago we moved to Lancaster SC. We have been searching for a restaurant that had great food, great service and a relaxing ambience. The restaurant is located in the downtown area of Lancaster. There is street parking and a lot. The food...More

2  Thank Jim H
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

I don't get to Lancaster too often, but the in-laws invited the wife and I out to supper at Charley's tonight. The outside of the building doesn't stand out, but once inside the first thing that grabs your attention is the baby grand piano just...More

Thank Britt H
Reviewed July 2, 2016

Quaint restaurant in downtown Lancaster. Pimento burger was delicious as was the Spinach Crab Salad. The wait staff kept my ice tea glass full. Our server Brandi was delightful.

Thank DEGiii
Reviewed June 28, 2016

a nice restaurant. have only eaten lunch here but was impressed by the quality of the food. Potato salad was excellent as was the sandwich.

Thank Russ S
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November 7, 2016|
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Response from oscarp650 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know for sure but I doubt it. The food is excellent, though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 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
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 S Main St, Lancaster, SC 29720-2402
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 803-285-1145
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Charley's Cafe offers a superb blend of traditional American cuisine and South Carolina Low Country cooking.
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