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Variety Restaurant

€€ - €€€American, Seafood
921 York St NE, Aiken, SC 29801-4023
+1 803-648-6987
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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“flounder” (7 reviews)
“fried seafood” (5 reviews)
“steak” (22 reviews)
American, Seafood
€€ - €€€
921 York St NE, Aiken, SC 29801-4023
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came to visit my sister for the weekend and we decided to try this place... many downtown shop owners had recommended it. The steaks were great and the service was outstanding!!! Will have to try the seafood next time for sure!!

Thank robinlangford0721
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Great food, Would suggest to ALL. Really good seafood and friendly service. Only complaint it is a little pricey.

Thank Pooledaddy1964
Reviewed 9 March 2018

If you like fried seafood, this is the place for you. Not impressive on the outside, but inside, very down-home décor. Good food with very good service. Large serving too. You won’t go away hungry. They even have a small but well stocked bar.

Thank Dale L
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Personally thought it was expensive for what and where it was. I had steamed oysters to start, which having previously eaten at Locals/Harrys Bar (excellent); these were below par, gritty and small. For my main course I had swordfish which was fine, again had better....More

Thank WendyG71
Reviewed 13 October 2017

!st time visit and the whole grilled flounder was outstanding . They do offer fried seafood and steaks , prime rib ,etc. but it's tough to pass up the grilled whole flounder when they have it . Inside decor is dated and ole timey but...More

Thank Furlough
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Was not impressed. Very greasy, old and like eating in a cave. We did not see any reason to go back there.

Thank 492m
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

The seafood was good but the scallops were not real. The shrimp and scallops were tough. The portions were small and the prices were high. $5.00 for a domestic bottled beer? Come on. You would think they could dust the same decorative artifacts that have...More

Thank James T
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best local seafood restaurant in the area BUT However When one has to wait for an hour and 20 minutes for the "daily special" which was Seabass today One wonder if it's worth it Husband ordered the shrimp special which...More

Thank PeggyCSterling
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

The best fried calamari I have ever had so if you love fresh seafood check out Jimmy at the variety.

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Last night my family and I went to the variety restraunt. The food was great and the service was even better. The servers were really nice and helped one another to make sure all patrons had what they needed. Overall a great experience. Mr. Jimmy...More

Thank roberttF6933PZ
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 921 York St NE, Aiken, SC 29801-4023
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Aiken
  • Phone Number: +1 803-648-6987
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