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California Dreaming Restaurant & Bar

40 Beacon Dr, Greenville, SC 29615-5032
+1 864-234-9000
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“prime rib” (28 reviews)
“salad” (117 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 yesterday

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

Thank SRinSCarolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank William J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is generally very good and the staff is very nice and polite. It's near my house so I go there frequently.

Thank EGallagher1948
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It has been several years since I have made a visit to this location and I have to say that everything was just OK (no wow factor at all!) I ordered the Shrimp BLT wrap which consisted mostly of lettuce, bacon was virtually nonexistent and...More

Thank Misty S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great service by a young waiter. Very Friendly. My sister and my niece who were visiting from Boston, loved the food and atmosphere. I had the house salad which was substantial and my sister and niece had the fish platter and the San Francisco shrimp...More

Thank Yvonsunsch
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Husband and I ate here last night and once again it was great. I had the wings as my entree with the green beans and onion (to die for) and salad. Husband had the marinated sirloin and of course the green beans and salad. Delicious...More

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Us girls got in town and had time to kill while waiting on our room. We had lunch here. It was very good and not over priced at all. I had popcorn chicken. Cooked great. Not hard or over cooked. Our waitress was very attentive...More

Thank Diane E
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This is a very interesting area with a lot of food options. i don't speak for all but... when I dine... THERE MUST BE WINE. I liked the menu at a couple others on this side of the road but just beer 馃槕. The meal...More

Thank Emery Lee D
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Whenever I am near California Dreaming I treat myself to my favorite meal. It starts with a delicious frozen strawberry daiquiri which my server let me relaxe and enjoy before placing my order. The smaller serving of prime rib, cooked a perfect medium rare, with...More

Thank Kitty W
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We came to town and decided to try California Dreamin part of the chain that includes New York Prime. The place looks cool inside and we were seated immediately. Server came over and took our drink order. Then we ordered an appetizer. I wanted a...More

Thank conchyjoe1967
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21 February 2018|
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Response from Frank B | Reviewed this property |
You can make reservations on their website or by calling.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, 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
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
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, 鈥渇all-off-the-bone鈥 baby back ribs, slow-cooked Prime Rib and the California Dreaming Salad 鈥 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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