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301 E Main St, Pickens, SC 29671-2319
+1 864-878-6462
10:45 am - 2:30 pm
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Liberty, South Carolina
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44 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed January 12, 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here a few times in the past and have had great food and service, but the last time was not as good, service was still great, but food not so much. I had the baked chicken which was dry and overcooked. the sides were not anything special, but the broccoli cornbread was excellent. One of the better... More 

Thank Robert B
Easley, South Carolina
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24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed October 26, 2015

Great fine dining in the middle of the day! Love to stop here for lunch. Atmosphere is so nice and food is absolutely delicious! Friendly staff too :)

Thank Teresa S
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96 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

Service is friendly but food is mediocre. Cornbread is dry and the Reuben sauce is pure mustard. I'd go again but try something different.

Thank Stuart W
Pickens, South Carolina
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed September 2, 2015

I really wanted to like this restaurant, because there are very few meat & 3's in or near Pickens. But their food is just boring. The beans taste like they came straight out of the can. The other foods are nothing to brag about.

Thank Nancy C
Port Charlotte, Florida
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66 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed August 30, 2015

My wife and I went to Michael's in Downtown Pickens, Downtown Pickens being less than a block long but once inside felt the hospitality of the South. Michael's is well decorated inside and the menu prices are well under $10.00 for a full meal. I had a seafood gumbo which included a salad for under $8.00. It was good and... More 

Thank Coastie62
Hillsborough, North Carolina
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93 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed August 11, 2014

C'mon folks, lighten up! We had a good meal at Michael's after visiting the famous Flea Market. The service was genuinely friendly, the food was genuinely average, and the price was just right. Our young waitress was careful with our orders (one of us is a vegetarian), and was very attentive without being smarmy. If you want Cordon Bleu, go... More 

1 Thank Melvyl
Pickens, South Carolina
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

The service was great. The food was tasteless . We had the chicken fried steak, and it come right out of the box. As well as a green beans coming right out of the can no seasoning.

Thank Tbrickie
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed February 14, 2014 via mobile

I've been to Michaels with some co workers on several occasions. One of my favorite cafés! Everything is always delicious and friendly staff.

Thank sneely3
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed June 28, 2013

Went there for lunch. First and last time. Food was pretty poor. Hamburger was overcooked and tasteless, industrial grade. Baked potato was not baked. Wife's sandwich was mediocre. Not many choices around here, this one is off our list.

Thank LWGAtlanta
Pickens, South Carolina
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106 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed March 12, 2013

Good environment, good food, nice people. Just a quiet little polace locals seems to enjoy. Not upscale at all. Nice but not pretentious.

Thank WeGetsAround

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Open Hours
10:45 am - 2:30 pm
10:45 am - 2:30 pm
10:45 am - 2:30 pm
10:45 am - 2:30 pm
10:45 am - 2:30 pm
10:45 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 E Main St, Pickens, SC 29671-2319
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Pickens
  • Phone Number: +1 864-878-6462

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?