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California Dreaming Restaurant & Bar

40 Beacon Dr, Greenville, SC 29615-5032
+1 864-234-9000
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“prime rib” (28 reviews)
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American, Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40 Beacon Dr, Greenville, SC 29615-5032
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went for dinner and found Great prices for happy hour. Prime Rib is excellent, baked potato and salad with crescent. Service is good and wait staff are friendly

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dlairdrn
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great food at great prices. Service is always top notch. Staff is extremely friendly. Conveniently located with plenty of parking. Great place for Sunday brunch.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank pvf10204
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was very good, the service was great once Carmelo got to our table. Lots of gluten free options and it is very affordable. My sole regret is not having enough room for dessert!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dave B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After 3 different people stopping at our table finally Carmelo found us & was our server & did a fantastic job - he brought us the gluten-free menu we asked 3 times for. Thank You-very pleasant server & on top of his tables for sure...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank KatKeegan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Brooke took excellent care of my dinner experience. Started with the Peel and Eat Shrimp Appetizer. 10 big fresh shrimp with good cocktail sauce. Then their house salad is always big cold and crisp loaded with fine ingredients like slivered almonds, tomatoes, bacon and so...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SandyR502
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Four of my friends and I went to celebrate an early birthday dinner. It was fantastic, as usual. We had nachos, broiled salmon salad, chicken strips, flounder, and she crab soup. Nothing was a disappointment. Our server was so nice and everything was perfect. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jenette K
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Great food and great atmosphere! The chicken parm is the best around! Would definitely recommend this place!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Natalie M
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Good good and great service. Not happy at having to pay an 18% service charge as we were a group of more than eight.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Courtalo
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Decided to go here on the spur of the moment, since I called ahead to confirm that I could bring my dog if I sat outside on the patio. Very short walk from my nearby hotel. I was acknowledged very quickly, and my drink came...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SRinSCarolina
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Poor service. It was clear the server did not want to be there. Wine came late. Poor cooking of steaks and to make it worse the manager came with the new steak and ordered our guest to cut into the middle of it while he...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank William J
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21 February 2018|
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Response from frankb103 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Beacon Dr, Greenville, SC 29615-5032
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: +1 864-234-9000
California Dreaming serves up giant-sized portions of much-loved American classics like mouthwatering, “fall-off-the-bone” baby back ribs, slow-cooked Prime Rib and the California Dreaming Salad – loaded with ham, turkey, cheddar and jack cheeses, eggs, tomatoes, almonds, topped with ham and bacon. The menu specialties are complemented by creative cocktails in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Offering large party carry-out and catering; curbside to go; seasonal patio dining; late night bar bites and accessibility for groups.
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