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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Website offered online ordering with easy pickup. The food was awesome. We tried the fried okra, seafood platter and chicken with waffles. Highly recommend trying.

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed January 2, 2021

We decided to try the local food scene in Sumter and we're not disappointed. The duck sandwich and crab cakes are phenomenal and ordering online makes this an easy transaction, easier and faster and better than the local "fast" food restaurants. The food here is...easily among the best I've ever had. I know that if I stop through Sumter again, I'm making it a point to eat at simply southern bistro.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed October 4, 2020 via mobile

The food was fantastic and the service was great. They are willing to accommodate your request. If you don’t try this place you are really missing out on great food.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed August 1, 2020 via mobile

There is no better restaurant in Sumter. The food is wonderful and the chefs are willing to work around food Intolerances. The environment is peaceful, warm and inviting. The staff is accommodating, friendly and professional. Totally Amazing!!!

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed February 2, 2020 via mobile

Best ever collards.prime rib and ribeye excellant. Would definitely go back and try other items on menu only complaint mashed potatoes served cold. Had them warmed up .good wine list

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed December 21, 2019

This find is in a small strip mall, but it is worth the time to find. I ask you, where else are you going to find a duck sandwich that will leave you in 7th heaven? Or how about a turkey sandwich which is really...Thanksgiving on a roll? Or a beautiful piece of salmon, with a cucumber/dill sauce that makes you wish you had ordered the larger portion? Well, you will find it here and a lot more. I very reasonable wine list, and service that is second to none. And I know it will be great every time I go since the son, a classically trained chef runs the kitchen and Mom and Dad run the frontend. If you are in Sumter and looking for a great lunch or dinner, Simply Southern Bistro blows all of those chain restaurants out of the water for both taste and price!More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 5, 2019

My wife and I eat here routinely. I challenge anyone to find a better meal in town without paying twice the price. And even then...

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed November 5, 2019

Hadn't been here in a few years, and my friend and I were trying to go some place different, so we thought of the Southern Bistro. Forgot how Much I had enjoyed it, particularly the duck. Always a bit out of the ordinary, but always...good. Will return sooner rather than later.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed November 1, 2019

The restaurant offers several specials for lunch and dinner. I ate there four or five times during my time in Sumter. There is usually a seafood dish that was excellent. Customer service is excellent, prices can be a little higher than normal for lunch, but...very reasonable for dinner. I didn’t eat any of the deserts but that looked fantastic. I highly recommend this restaurant.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 26, 2019 via mobile

Been here a few times. The food is always good. Had the bacon blue burger and it’s scrumptious. Wife had the duck. Mother in law had the low country shrimp and grits. Duck was tender and flavorful Shrimp and grits are pretty good

Date of visit: October 2019
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This food truck is co-located with a wine and coffee bar that had a very expansive selection of beer and wine choices.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Simply Southern Bistro

Yes, Simply Southern Bistro offers takeout services.

Yes, Simply Southern Bistro offers delivery services.

Simply Southern Bistro is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4