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Sam Kendall's

1043 Broad St, Camden, SC 29020-4307
+1 803-424-2005
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1043 Broad St, Camden, SC 29020-4307
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

Thank Curious_Traveller636
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Michelle S
Sammy B, Owner at Sam Kendall's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank familyoffourVa
Jonathan B, Manager at Sam Kendall's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago

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.

Thank franzbellenhaus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was freezing so we sat outside. Service was great but the food was not great. Big disappointment as this restaurant came highly recommended.More

Thank Karen B
Jonathan B, Manager at Sam Kendall's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Karen- Thanks for taking the time to give us your feedback. We take customer reviews very seriously here, as we are always trying to grow. I will be passing your comments along to the staff about the temperature to insure we can improve on...More

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We were in town last weekend to take our son to Camden Military Academy. We accidentally stumbled upon Sam Kendalls as we were antiquing next door. What a nice surprise to find this gem in Camden! We were warmly greeted by the hostesses and promptly...More

Thank OHfoodie2015
Jonathan B, Owner at Sam Kendall's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Thank you very much for dining with us! Hope your son has a successful year at the academy and we look forward to seeing you throughout the school year.

Reviewed 24 August 2018

Passing thru and was guided here by trip advisors. Hubby had a burger, very good. I had the pork chop and mashed potato luncheon. The chop was just ok, the potatoes were great. I thought it odd there was no other vegetable....

1  Thank Baefer
Reviewed 20 August 2018

I've been to several "nice" Steak Houses and heard a lot about this one. Sadly for the same margin, I've had better close to the same area.

1  Thank beglover1
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Perfect meal, great ambiance. Had lunch two days and dinner one night. Recommended by the owners of the Bloomsbury Inn. Hope to visit again.

1  Thank Colleen L
Jonathan B, Owner at Sam Kendall's, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words, Colleen! We are so glad you enjoyed your meals with us, and we appreciate your patronage. We take great pride in our authentic cuisine and enjoyable atmosphere. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 August 2018

Great menu, a terrific dining experience, and Karen, our server, was outstanding! We love crab cakes and order them whenever available ... these were some of the best in the country (including Maryland). And the broccoli bites were a great app (a little decadent but...More

2  Thank Todd Z
Jonathan B, Owner at Sam Kendall's, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Todd- thanks so much for this very kind review! We're so glad you had an opportunity to dine with us, and received great service from Karen. We're also pleased to hear you enjoyed our crab cakes and broccoli bites. We look forward to your next...More

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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
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings
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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