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Alfresco Bistro

812 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3506
+1 843-344-3869
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (71 reviews)
“salad” (34 reviews)
“risotto” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
812 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3506
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went for dinner tonight. First off, the hostess was awesome! I wish she was my waitress. The best part of dinner tonight was the cheesecake. I had escargot and then a ribeye steak. Both were under seasoned and over cooked. My waitress was an...More

Thank couplequailhunters
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in for a late lunch. Service was great( but we were the only customers). The potato soup was excellent and the tomato soup was ok but the chicken wrap was burned, the chicken flavorless and mushy and the little salad on the side...More

Thank paula f
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been to Alfresco's many times and had great experiences, not this time. Our dinner group of eight returned expecting the usual good food, good service and a good evening. We were seated on time and received our drinks without any problems. As we perused...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Revisited during the wooden boat show. Normally closed on Sunday but open this weekend. Our parity had excellent service, attentive and professional. The seafood was delicious nicely presented and fresh. A superb atmosphere, quietly romantic. A real find in downtown Georgetown on Front St.

Thank Jwbunny
Reviewed 2 November 2017

The jalapeno crab bisque was spicy and smooth. The complimentary bread was delicious, a nicely toasted chabata, served wtih an herbed butter and oil on plates. They have a small plates menu, and boy am I glad we ordered off of that! The salmon over...More

Thank GrammieSammie
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Just across Front street from the entrance to Harborwalk in the historic district. Had a great lunch while seated at the sidewalk tables, enjoyed the weather & the views. Adult drinks & wine are available.

Thank Zeke T
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We were in town for a boat trip over the weekend. Our club ate her Friday night. Service was very attentive however the food was just ok. My wife and I had the eggplant parm. It did not have enough sauce or cheese.

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Salads and she-crab soup were good as was the crispy grouper over a deep fried grits cake (a few vegetables on the side would've been nice though). A little pricey for the portions.

Thank Mark K
Management response:Responded 8 October 2017

We are glad that you enjoyed the Soup and Grouper! Thanks for the review!

Reviewed 2 October 2017

We visit this restaurant very frequently. We love the atmosphere and the food is wonderful. We are local to Georgetown, and think this is one of our best.

Thank Wanda P
Reviewed 24 September 2017

A dreadful experiment in patience! Tables around us were served and left before we got our order taken!

Thank NSole
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Debra M
7 July 2017|
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Response from morganalady2 | Reviewed this property |
No dogs allowed inside. In the summer, there is outdoor seating.
14 September 2016|
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Response from Cindy K | Reviewed this property |
We were there for the 4th of July weekend and it was not busy at all . This is the " off season " and you would not need reservations . If you have a large party , its always best to call ahead and give them notice so... More
29 January 2016|
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Response from CULTURALPATHS | Reviewed this property |
You would be crowded. Check management
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$29
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 812 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3506
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Georgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-344-3869
  • E-mail
Alfresco Bistro is an authentic Italian Restaurant. We are located in the heart of Georgetown on Front St! We offer Lunch and Dinner daily! We also have a large assorted Brunch Buffet every Sunday. We have a live band every Friday and Saturday Night from 7 until 10! Come join us and bring your friends and family!
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