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“Good food, dress warmly”
Review of Saluda Grade Cafe

Saluda Grade Cafe
Ranked #6 of 12 Restaurants in Saluda
Certificate of Excellence
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed January 1, 2013

We are frequent customers of Saluda Grade Cafe. Saluda is a great destination for lunch from Greenville, SC. We were there on a cold Sunday afternoon, and it was chilly inside. As usual, the food was good, but a long wait for coffee and food. This has been the trend on recent visits. Recommend Crazy Squirrel Salad, and crab cakes. The staff seems overworked and short handed.

Thank willimonj
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Reviewed December 9, 2012

walked in the door at 2:59pm, not realizing the restaurant closed for lunch at 3pm. The young lady hosting was most amenable and welcoming - and it was not an issue at all for us to be served lunch. So, we sat among other diners, in a charming & comfortable restaurant and enjoyed a delicious lunch.

Their "squirrel salad" (mine with blackened chicken) was very good and i would highly recommend; their daily special - a beef with melted gouda piled high atop a sourdough roll was also excellent.

We were delighted to learn the restaurant features live Bluegrass music on Friday evenings and for sure, we will return to this little gem in Saluda.

1  Thank mountainjule
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Reviewed December 9, 2012

Stopped in for a late lunch. We had a "crazy squirrel salad, no squirrel in it and a hot roast beef sandwich. Both were outstanding!! The restaurant has a very comfortable atmosphere as well as a great staff. Can't wait to return and when we do it will probably on a Friday night when live music is provided.

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Thank Dan M
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Reviewed October 25, 2012

We were early,but received warmly by a enthusiastic friendly server.she was competent and present when we needed anything.we had theblackboard specials, flanksteak and herb chicken,both were outstanding in every way.salads were fresh and crisp and true to the menu.wines were very good and reasonable.a very pleasant and delicious restaurant

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1  Thank Glenn R
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Reviewed October 18, 2012

Charming place, food impeccable! Went with a group of about 12. This small town has no stop lights but so many very good restaurants. I had the grilled mountain trout over rice and vegetables. Delicious. Even the rice was perfect! The black bean hummus was excellent appetizer. For dessert, though we were full, shared a Carolina Pie, a chocolate chess, pecan confection.....yummy! All with pretty presentation as well. Somebody has a fabulous chef! The night was topped off by the banjo-playing local, who came with friends for dinner but happened to lead us in a few tunes! A true experience and fine dining in very unpretentious setting.

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1  Thank Brooke D
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