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Renato's Italian Restaurant

121 W Main St, Spartanburg, SC 29306-2305
+1 864-585-7027
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good19%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“grouper” (7 reviews)
“pasta” (15 reviews)
“prosciutto” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
121 W Main St, Spartanburg, SC 29306-2305
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to Renato’s twice. The first time I went was with senior staff from Spartanburg Methodist College. I thought the food was good. So on my next trip to Spartanburg I took my wife to Renato’s. I ordered a $48 entree (special) which...More

2  Thank Pat H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here while visiting in town. The seafood was very fresh. I can't eat it if it even smells a little. The specials are a little pricey but we'll worth it. Next time in town we would eat here again.

Thank DslRocks
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

In restaurant for a time before anyone recognized our presence. Hoping they assumed we had a 4th we waited through salad for tea. Grouper special with scallops was overdone with good flavor, sausage mushroom penne was rock solid. Lovely sever though new. Upon leaving, everyone...More

Thank bktypea
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner Friday 4th and had an amazing dinner. The appetizer we ordered was the prosciutto and mozzarella which came with lots of meat and huge ball of cheese, perfect for two hungry people. I love the fact that salads come...More

Thank kcraven8
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

We were in Spartanburg for my high school reunion and joined several friends for dinner at Renato’s. The server was very knowledgeable about the menu items. Our meal was above average. A great place to go for dinner after Jazz on the Square.

Thank mfspears
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has authentic Italian fare far from Italy! I love the traditional Caesar salad with anchovies as well as their Tierra Del Mar or aubergine pasta. The only reason I would rate it 4 of 5 is the strict dress code. Multiple times we...More

Thank John D
Reviewed April 21, 2018

Waiter quoted a price for our party of 13. Check came and we were each overcharged $5.00. Upon bringing it to the attention of the owner, he literally threw a five dollar bill to the guest who questioned it. Food good but I would choose...More

1  Thank Janet O
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

Surprisingly good Italian. Very friendly staff will to accommodate any request. Owners on site, great crew and food. Made a dish for me not on the menu. Would have gone back a second night but wife wanted bbq. Highly recommend this place. Loved Vladamir, the...More

Thank Iceman41ak
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

The shrimp linguini and pasta Primavera were delicious. Portions were just right. There is a nice selection of desserts and especially recommend the Neapolitan ice cream with chocolate shell. The staff was professional, well-dressed and neat. The wine list was perhaps disproportionately expensive. The pace...More

Thank Mark J
Reviewed March 9, 2018

Had a business dinner here. Service excellent, food excellent and we were seated in a quiet area as requested. Great daily specials and wine selection.

Thank Sunnydaz009
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May 6, 2017|
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Response from The-South-Carolinans | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know what they do for bdays, but the good is great and if I were you I'd just go no matter if they sing or not!
September 22, 2016|
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This is not a question...?
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Response from Stan M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have, you just cannot compare chain restaurant quality with authentic one. You have to try it)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $42
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 W Main St, Spartanburg, SC 29306-2305
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Spartanburg
  • Phone Number: +1 864-585-7027
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