Satisfy Your Cravings at Spartanburg’s Top Restaurants

We all love a great meal. Some of us will even travel far and wide for a delectable dish. In Saluda, NC, there are a lot of excellent restaurants, but sometimes you want to try something new! Take a drive over the border into Spartanburg, SC, where you will find a picture-perfect town with some fantastic restaurants. Discover the five best restaurants in Spartanburg, SC below (in no particular order).

The Tastiest Dishes at the Most Unique Restaurants in Spartanburg 

1. Cribb’s Kitchen on Main

$$ | American Restaurant | 226B W Main St, Spartanburg, SC

If you’re looking for some good southern cooking, Cribb’s is your best bet! Touted as “a must if you’re in the area, and even if you’re not,” this local eatery specializes in delicious burgers and tasty handhelds. Come for the sandwiches, stay for the small plates! We recommend the Crispy Brussels and Not Your Grandma’s Deviled Eggs.

LOCAL TIP: Don’t miss their Dinner Plates, only available after 5 PM.


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2. Monsoon Noodle House

$ | Asian Restaurant | 129 W Main St, Spartanburg, SC

If you are in the mood for some noodles or noodle bowls, the Monsoon Noodle House surprises, and delights! Some of the choices on their menu range from ahi tuna to salad and some amazing entrees like the staple Pad Thai. Be sure to try their Thai Tea while you’re there!

LOCAL TIP: If you’re looking for parking, pop the address into your GPS, and it’ll take you to the parking lot behind the Noodle House.


3. The Kennedy

$$$ | New American | 221 E Kennedy St, Spartanburg, SC

The Kennedy boasts stellar reviews and even better food. This modern bistro highlights New American & Southern-inspired fare with contemporary interiors. Some of our favorite dishes include the Mussels, Caesar, and Duck Confit.

LOCAL TIP: Be sure to save room for dessert! It’s out of this world good.


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4. Peddler Steak House

$$$ | Steakhouse | 149 W Main St, Spartanburg, SC

Are you looking for a fantastic steak? Look no further than the iconic Peddler Steak House. Spartanburg’s only traditional steak house will show you tradition and elegance from the moment you step in the door. This restaurant is synonymous with special events, and the residents love spending time here. Featured in the restaurant is an extensive salad buffet as well as some amazing appetizers like shrimp cocktail and oysters Rockefeller. They even have some pork and fish dishes if you aren’t craving a steak.

LOCAL TIP: This restaurant is first-come, first-serve, but if you’re dining with six or more, you can make a reservation by calling 864-583-5874.


5. Heirloom – A Milltown Eatery

$$ | New American | 805 Spartan Blvd, Spartanburg, SC

Housed in the former headquarters of the legendary Spartan Mills, Heirloom is a restaurant inspired by Spartanburg’s rich textile mill history. From hearty mains to award-winning cocktails, this New American eatery is sure to please everyone in your group!

LOCAL TIP: Be sure to try one of their signature, celebrated drinks! We love the Rosé All Day.


Stay with the Best


Great food and gorgeous views await! Book your getaway at Orchard Inn to experience all the best restaurants in Western North Carolina. With Newman’s Restaurant right on our property, you’re already off on a great start! Browse our accommodations to start planning your stay. Each room, cottage, and suite has gorgeous views of the surrounding mountains, and our on-site nature trail is a great place to walk off a big meal. Book your getaway today!