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Lizard's Thicket

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501 Knox Abbott Dr, Cayce, SC 29033-4124
+1 803-791-0314
06:00 - 22:00
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Columbia, South Carolina
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I went in to get a slice of carrot cake. 1 slice left..waitress cut that in half and charged me $2.99

Thank JoyEats
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

The food is fix with the up most care and skill. The staff is friendly, their service is excellent. It is a family oriented place. It is a all round good place to eat.

Thank Sanita J
Hamilton Island, Australia
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Despite the off-putting name, this was delicious! Good home cooking with an extremely friendly waitress. I had the fried chicken. It was juicy. My husband got the pot roast and like it. Their sides are varied and delicious. The Mac and cheese-yum. Green beans, grilled vegetables, black eyed peas and more!

Thank Tari M
Phoenix, Arizona
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446 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 420 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

This is a family-owned business that has grown from one location 35 years ago to 15 restaurants today. Their claim to fame is country cooking. The restaurant is open from 6AM to 9PM. Breakfast is served until 11:30 on weekdays, until noon on weekends. Decor is country charming. Our breakfasts consisted of a “build your own omelet” and the “hearty... More 

Thank Davis K
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110 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent breakfast. Lots of options. Health choices too. Plus the traditional southern home cooked ones too. Have the biscuits and skip the toast. The biscuits were very good. Excellent coffee. Excellent service.

Thank Rae Ann H
Fayetteville, North Carolina, United States
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

Needed a place close to the hotel for the family to eat before my daughter's college graduation. Saw this place online and it seemed to get good reviews for southern cooking particularly their fried chicken. We got seated immediately, waitress was nice, food was delivered in about ten minutes. The fried chicken was swayed overcooked, the beans were lukewarm, and... More 

Thank Randy K
Jamestown, North Dakota, United States
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138 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

Wanted some home cooking so though I'd try this place in spite of its name. Jennifer waited on me and I couldn't decide on the Cole slaw, so she brought me a sample. I had the fried chicken, potatoes and gravy, and the slaw. A veteran and his wife heard where I was from, after talking with the wait staff,... More 

Thank Clifford W
West Columbia, South Carolina
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

Vegetables have that canned taste and not good fresh that I would like. Not my favorite place to get vegetables which we need more of in the Columbia/lexington area

Thank Crystal W
Saint Louis, Missouri
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2015 credit card Amex Cardmember Review

If enjoy good southern food, you will really like Lizard's Thicket. It is a family owned and operated business that puts the customer first. I highly recommend it. I think you will enjoy the food and the atmosphere

Thank James V
Cayce, South Carolina, United States
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58 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

Had lunch with a group of 6 on Wed. We had great service and delicous food. I had white meat fried chicken with baby lima and green beans & cornbread and sweet tea. Everyone got something different and everyone was very happy with there meals. You never can go wrong with anything you get at the restaurant.

Thank SGScayce

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Knox Abbott Dr, Cayce, SC 29033-4124
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Cayce
  • Phone Number: +1 803-791-0314

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?