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2216 Old Greenville Hwy, Pendleton, SC 29670-9206
+1 864-646-7880
7:00 am - 1:45 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 1:45 pm
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Central, South Carolina
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108 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Nice quick friendly service. Decent prices. That's about it. Food is not good, at all. Prepackaged cafeteria style food. Everything out of a can or box.

Thank Gypsy-Prince
Seneca, South Carolina
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276 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2016

My husband, brother-in-law and I decided to go to Dyar's last Sunday after church. We are familiar with the restaurant, but live about 20 miles away and don't always think about Dyar's when we are hungry. We were not disappointed!! I was delighted to see that they had two of my favorites on the buffet - chicken livers and stewed... More 

Thank BeachGrandmax4
Fair Play, South Carolina
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110 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Wife dropped by work so we could go to brunch. Found this place on TA and gave it a try. They were swapping from breakfast to lunch. Breakfast is by menu and lunch is meat and three. We opted for breakfast and it was quite good with generous portions. We'll be going back to try lunch.

Thank Larry W
Liberty, South Carolina
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44 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2016

I'm sure a lot of people love this place, but not me! I had baked chicken, which was well seasoned, but it was one of those funny cuts where you get some of the ribs and back, but not much meat. the steamed veggies and green beans were cooked to mush and full of margarine. The greens were not much... More 

Thank Robert B
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302 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2015 via mobile

I try and stop by Dyars at least once a week for breakfast. It's almost like eating at home. The servers are always friendly, the food comes fast and it's consistently good. You can always find someone to talk with the coffee is hot. If you stay too long you can get in the lunch line!

Thank Bill Y
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

We love this restaurant! There are so many delicious choices and the staff is very friendly! My favorite is the fried chicken, moist and crisp! Don't forget the soft serve ice cream to go with the different cobblers.

Thank TFoMo
Pendleton, South Carolina
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57 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

I've eaten at Dyar's about three times since I moved to Pendleton. The food has always been good. I've ordered take out trays once and I've eaten in twice. The fried chicken is very good. I also like the meat loaf. The turkey and dressing is tasty. Most of the vegetables are southern style and have a good taste. I'm... More 

Thank ginnyreader
Anderson, South Carolina
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 20, 2015

I'm not sure how I missed out on this place the entire time I've worked at Clemson! The macaroni and cheese tastes just like my aunt's, and the chicken right out of the fryer tastes close to my mom's. The tea is sweet and the staff is friendly. We'll definitely go back.

Thank RJBD14
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 27, 2015

Dyar's was a disappointment. I use to go to cafeterias with my grandmother. I have good memories of that. Dyar's menu is limited and reminded me of a school cafeteria (which is not a good memory). The food seemed like it was probably bought frozen, heated and served. I had the chicken which was bland. The servers are nice but... More 

1 Thank Cheryl S
Saint George, South Carolina
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2014

This little hole in the wall was so worth the money and the drive. We went there for breakfast, and while the service was a little slow at first it was well worth it. The portions were large and kept us full for most of the day!

Thank jamiec1298

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:45 pm
7:00 am - 1:45 pm
7:00 am - 1:45 pm
7:00 am - 1:45 pm
7:00 am - 1:45 pm
7:00 am - 1:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2216 Old Greenville Hwy, Pendleton, SC 29670-9206
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Pendleton
  • Phone Number: +1 864-646-7880

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