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The Kennedy

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Mon, 4/22
8:00 PM

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Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited the Kennedy with a big group of family to celebrate a birthday. Everything about this place was just perfect from beginning to end! Our server (Alistair) was incredibly knowledgeable and passionate about the menu and really set the tone for the night. We...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank joiedevivre29
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful meal there! Food is locally sourced, very fresh. Service was excellent. I ordered the hangar steak and found it to be delicious. Although the menu is not large, everything that we had was perfect. There was a large selection of mixed...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank CalicoTraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love small plate/tapas restaurants because you get to try several different things on the menu. Especially enjoyed the gnocchi (made with cornmeal) and the cabbage pancake. Nice local farm to table restaurant. Unique cuisine, great ambiance and very friendly staff.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank kinf0
AmandaW4839, Manager at The Kennedy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the kind words! The gnocchi and cabbage pancake are definitely favorites of ours. Hope to see you again soon. All the best, Joseph Butler Front of House The Kennedy

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went here for the first time last year and have been coming back over and over. After moving from the Chicago area 4 years ago, we had been looking for a restaurant that has both great food and service to replace...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank calesnyder
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was in Spartanburg for a conference, and we're so happy we found The Kennedy! It is seriously swank, for drinks and/or for dinner. Had wonderful cocktails to start--the gin and lemon drink was perfect with the sublime oysters and the bourbon drink was perfect with...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Kim and Jim B
Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

Another great meal tonight. (We go here too often and have gone through almost every item on their brief menu. Wish it changed more often or were more extensive. But that might detract from the excellence.). Service is excellent as is the food. May be...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank LICritter
Reviewed March 1, 2019 via mobile

Let’s get to the point, our evening at The Kennedy was nothing short of fantastic! Our waitress (Madison) is well informed, engaging and exceedingly menu knowledgeable. Or appetizers & meals displayed a strong synergy of taste, ingredients and presentation. Reviews can “run the gamut” but...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank 809kevinw
Reviewed February 15, 2019 via mobile

The old renatos location has a nice new cover. We had heard from a few friends about the place and decided to make our own impression. We made reservations and of course got seated by the kitchen door. It was loud. The server was pleasant....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Mike D
AmandaW4839, Manager at The Kennedy, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2019

Hi Mike, Thank you for your feedback. We are aware that the restaurant can get loud during busy times and we are working on getting some sound dampeners installed to improve our guest experience. We'd love for you to stop back by and give us...More

Reviewed February 12, 2019

Great food, service and a nice atmosphere. Highly recommend if you’re visiting or live in the area. You will not be disappointed!

Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank Chris B
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Delicious, creative dishes, very pleasant decor, good service. Great vegetarian options. We will be back!

Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank Elena B
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