A favorite of locals and visitors alike. Classic yet delicious, fresh take on pub and traditional American food. Nice local beer selection on tap. Great outdoor dining space!
Drake House – Southern Food – 511 N Howard Ave, Landrum, SC
If you want Southern food, go here! A favorite of locals & visitors alike. Chef Michael is an award winning chef, their sides and desserts are homemade, and they boast the “world’s best fried chicken” Visit the Facebook page for hours and daily menu updates. Open for lunch Tues-Sat, Thurs-Sat for dinner, and on Sun for brunch. Southern comfort food, rave reviews, delicious.
Southside Smokehouse – BBQ, Southern Food with a Cajun Twist – 726 South Howard Ave Landrum, SC
Specializing in traditional BBQ with a Louisiana Cajun/Creole twist. We enjoy their smoked meat platters, shrimp n grits, and trying new things from their daily specials. Great beer selection, with AMAZING crafted drinks by their award winning bartender. Chef Sarah McClure is known for her inventive dishes, delicious flavor combinations, appearing multiple times on the Food Network.
If you’re looking for pizza delivered to the house or to-go, Buck’s is delicious and quick! They also offer carryout but do not have a dining room. Great topping selection and speciality pizzas. We’ve lost track of how many times we’ve ordered Buck’s! It’s a family favorite.
The Pasta Station – Upscale Italian – 909 E Rutherford St, Landrum, SC
AMAZING FOOD! Don’t let the name or exterior building fool you, this is some of the best Italian food we’ve ever had. Homemade pasta, fresh seafood, high quality ingredients, thoughtful wine selection. One of the best kept secrets in our area, a favorite of locals, make reservations if you’re going on the weekends. Our personal favorites are the lobster risotto and white wine, butter mussels appetizer. Great covered outdoor patio, occasional live music.
Family owned business, popular with locals and visitors alike. Delicious pizza with homemade dough and sauce, unique specialty pizzas. Good ambiance, nice patio area. Recommended if you’d like to dine out for pizza.
All Good Things Bakery – Bakery, Coffee – 289 S Trade St, Tryon, NC
Everything here is made from scratch – from the breads, extensive selection of pastries, donuts, scones, cakes, muffins, and cupcakes. We’ve tried just about everything they offer and have enjoyed each treat. Call ahead for cakes or cupcakes for your special occasions. Our favorites are the savory bacon cheddar scones, the donuts, and the homemade pop-tarts! Delicious coffee and house made syrups. Cozy indoor seating, great outdoor seating, and a great spot for wifi or work. Our family favorite!!
Southern Manners – Breakfast and Lunch – 2915 Highway 14 East, Landrum, SC
Homemade food, lots of breakfast options, delicious sandwiches and soups. This is our favorite breakfast spot! Many items are served a la carte – meaning you can pick and choose exactly what you want to add on. Delicious omelettes, loaded grits, and biscuits and gravy are among our picks. Featuring a deli counter for meats and cheeses, and a small selection of local to-go items.
Cardinal Coffee & Bistro – ice cream, coffee – 114 E Rutherford St, Landrum, SC
Ice cream, delicious coffees, smoothies, inventive specialty drinks, and all kinds of treats! They also offer full-day breakfast and lunch. Great ambiance in the heart of downtown Landrum. Open Monday-Sat, 8-4pm, double check their Facebook page for hours as they change seasonally.
Trade Street Creamery – ice cream, sandwiches – 10 N Trade St, Tryon, NC
Ice cream in the heart of downtown Tryon! Also featuring a sandwich shop with lots of options for dine-in or carryout.