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Sam Kendall's

1043 Broad St, Camden, SC 29020-4307
+1 803-424-2005
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:30 - 22:00 Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1043 Broad St, Camden, SC 29020-4307
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been there many times and food has been good, service ok but on our last visit 2 days ago the food was really good, I had the fresh salmon and shrimps, nicely presented on a plank, it was delicious. Service was better than...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Luis413
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently dined at Sam Kendall's with a large party. It was our first visit, and I was disappointed. The service started out fine, however as the evening progressed, the clearing of the dirty dishes slowed down. Granted, it was a weekend evening, and the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TJouer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To put it simply, where restaurants get reviewed for their "atmosphere" and location it is the quality of the food that matters. At Sam Kendall's the "Food" taste is excellent, the "Food" served in substantial portions without overdoing it and the "Food" is of excellent...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Robert P
Jonathan B, Owner at Sam Kendall's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to let us know how we are doing! We hope to serve you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Today marked the second time my wife and I had lunch here. We like that the restaurant is in downtown Camden, convenient to other shops we patronize. The atmosphere is comfortable - the background music is from the 80's and 90's, the lighting is low...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Been here numerous times and have always had a great time. Food, drinks and atmosphere are perfect for any occassion!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank shbarks1973
Jonathan B, Manager at Sam Kendall's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the kind words and your continued patronage. We greatly appreciate you! We are so happy you love everything we have to offer. Come back and see us again soon!

Reviewed 30 October 2018

We went to Sam Kendall’s on the recommendation of our hotel desk clerk. In spite of her very high rating of the place, we found it a huge disappointment. While we found the rustic old brick interior attractive and inviting, the service and food were...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Dan B
Jonathan B, Manager at Sam Kendall's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for providing us with this feedback. We appreciate your time and patronage. We take customer satisfaction very seriously here at Sam Kendall's as we are always looking to grow. We are so sorry we missed the mark for you on your visit. While...More

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

We arrived at 6.10 and left by 6.50 which as Europeans we find a little rushed for a 3 course meal, but that was the only fault. The service was great and the quality of food was excellent. I had the seafood daily special and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Curious_Traveller636
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We had dinner there and the food was phenomenal. The chef is Billy Keith. We highly recommend him. The service was fabulous and the drinks from the bar were great, as well. Great price for the quality of food we received. Nice portion size

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank Michelle S
Sammy B, Owner at Sam Kendall's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for dining with us! I will pass on your compliment to Billy!

Reviewed 2 October 2018

We enjoyed eating here. The food was very good. Our waitress, Karen was exceptional! The service was good, no waiting!

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank familyoffourVa
Jonathan B, Manager at Sam Kendall's, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Thanks for the review! We appreciate your compliments and patronage. We will be sure to pass your comments on to Karen. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed what we had to offer. Come back and visit us again soon!

Reviewed 23 September 2018

We came here by recommendation of the owners of or B&B and enjoyed dinner, Would definitely recommend and come again. Tomato Basil Bisque was great, too.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank franzbellenhaus
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Response from Jonathan B | Property representative |
Yes, we do!
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Response from janusGloucester |
Check the Hours of operation, don't believe luch hour is there; Open Hours Monday 4:45 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday 4:45 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday 4:45 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday 4:45 pm - 10:00 pm Friday 4:45 pm - 11:00... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1043 Broad St, Camden, SC 29020-4307
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Camden
  • Phone Number: +1 803-424-2005
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Come experience Camden's most unique dining experience. Enjoy excellent American contemporary cuisine in an atmosphere of casual sophistication. We proudly feature over 80 wine offerings; we also have a full service bar featuring the finest spirits, and over thirty beers available either on tap or in the bottle. The chef’s feature daily seafood offerings as well as the chef’s daily grill special.
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