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Panini's on the Waterfront

€€ - €€€Italian, American,
926 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
+1 843-379-0300
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“panini” (143 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00 Hours
Italian, American, Bar, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
926 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
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Reviewed yesterday

A very nice, comfortable place to have lunch out doors. The establishment offers and extensive menu , sure to please all tastes. The staff is very friendly and attentive. The atmosphere is as relaxed as you can find. The food is very good.

Thank Surfpro98
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

HORRIBLE, FOOD, HORRIBLE,HORRIBLE, Awful service RUDE Manager. Soup was cold panini cold and soggy. Alfredo was bland, clams closed on pasta. We were so disappointed in this place. I would not recommend this to anyone. Hope you get your act together and fix your restaurant....More

Thank Sara B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Last evening four of us had dinner at Panini’s. Food was quite good and a great value. I had the fried shrimp...as expected for local fresh caught shrimp. My daughter in law had the pork panini and loved it. My wife had the chicken Marsala...More

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend and I stopped by Paninis for a light snack and glass of wine. We both had different salads which were fine but were disappointed to find that the featured wine was not available and although the substitute was adequate, it was not served...More

Thank Traveldiva36
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on vacation and visiting Beaufort, SC for the day and as we strolled along, we happened across Panini's and discovered they had an outside eating area. It was a gorgeous day and we enjoyed the view of the waterfront while eating good food...More

Thank RaJoM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Started with the small antipasto plate. Marinated artichokes, roasted red pepper, prosciutto, sausages, feta, mozzarella, provolone with balsamic vinegar. Enough for 4! Shrimp, crab BLT on panini wonderful. Mixed salad plate with shrimp, chicken, and ham salad. Again more than we could eat. Great staff...More

Thank TrailBlazer792945
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first visit to Panini's. I had noticed that they were pet friendly, so we gave them a try, and glad we did. Our food and drinks were very good. Although the pet "entrée" was sold out, we ordered chicken tenders for them, and they...More

Thank johnmM754OI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of my personal favorite’s in Beaufort. Great atmosphere and service is always good. Love the calamari they serve and doing a brick oven pizza. As the oven is in sight of everyone and you can see it being made. Amazing food and always a...More

Thank takotad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had salads, sandwich and soup across a group of four. Everything was ok. Sitting on the patio in the sun was very nice. Service was great.

Thank 539helener
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been eating in downtown Beaufort for 20 years. When we go to this reataurant, I always have the Philly cheessteak. It r3eminds me of my childhood in surburban Philadelphia. Get the fries, I don't like the pasta salad. IF you have another guest ,...More

Thank Suzanne Y
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Questions & Answers
10 March 2017|
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Response from drcathylbagleydotcom | Reviewed this property |
If you're concerned about this, I recommend avoiding this place all together! The food is great: well seasoned, presented and portions are ample. Of course, they do have salads with oil and vinegar on the side to dress it up. More
23 October 2016|
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Response from PaninisOwner | Property representative |
Hello, sorry for delay in response. We open for Thanksgiving from 11am-4pm only. We will be serving our regular menu, as well as a Smoked Turkey Platter, which will have house smoked turkey with all the trimmings.
27 September 2016|
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Response from SCD200 | Reviewed this property |
Just visiting there unsure. A call to the restaurant should do the trick.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 926 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
    (Charles St.)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 843-379-0300
  • E-mail
Located in the historic Beaufort bank building. Panini's is a delightful blend of old world Italian charm and new world cuisine. We adapt our menu seasonally to feature only the freshest local ingredients. Unique and crispy Stone-Baked Pizza, Panini sandwiches, Hoagies, Large Salads for lunch. Dinner features fresh local Seafood, inventive Pastas, and hand cut Steaks prepared with a Mediterranean flare. Gluten Free Menu including pizza crust and pasta. Enjoy your dinner with a selection from our extensive wine list, including a Reserve list of select vintages. Outside patio dining and bar on the Chambers Waterfront Park overlooking the Beaufort River. Full bar inside and on the waterfront.
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