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Alex's Restaurant

120 E 5th North St, Summerville, SC 29483-6822
+1 843-870-3202
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good39%
  • Average25%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“grits” (4 reviews)
“home cooking” (2 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Diner
120 E 5th North St, Summerville, SC 29483-6822
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ordered the Veggie omelet, (this was the only semi-healthy option.) The green peppers were raw and the cheese was awful. The staff was friendly and the coffee was drinkable but nothing to write home about. We would not recommend or be...More

Thank Joseph O
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I was visiting Summerville on vacation and decided to try this place out. So glad I did. The food was prepared quickly and tasted very good, the service was great, so much so, that I brought my husband there the next day. Again, it was...More

Thank Robin N
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We love their wonderful fried Pork Chops! Very tender, generous portion. They also do wonderful Corned Beef Hash! Crispy! We were not thrilled with the sides - Potato Salad, Mac N Cheese, Cornbread...all bland, not like homemade! The Waitresses are nice but on our last...More

Thank 52lovelight
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Ordered biscuits and gravy. It was good. The coffee was really good. The service was good. That's about it.

Thank Theresa F
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We were there at 6am for breakfast. Seems to be a nice family run place. The food was good with plenty of coffee.

Thank Randall C
Reviewed 23 January 2017

I was heading to a match on the other side of town and found I had some time to get breakfast. Having experienced their other location in Goose Creek, I decided to stop for a hot meal (as opposed to fast food breakfast) I love...More

Thank Mario A
Reviewed 11 January 2017

I visited Alex's Restaurant on Saturday, January 7th, and had breakfast with two eggs, bacon, hash browns, grits, bacon and biscuits. On a positive note, the hash browns were some of the best I've ever tasted and the grits were cooked perfectly with a good...More

Thank Confederate12
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Food was ok .but the inside needs to be gutted it smells like a cigarette. The waitress was nice . Would not return

Thank Joey S
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Went here with family when we were visiting from out of town. Got there an hour before closing. Food is home style southern. I got the half portion salmon and it was very good and plenty of food. Wait staff was super friendly and helpful.

Thank Judy H
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Love the old fashioned REAL FEEL to this place. The staff are very friendly and the atmosphere is like a "Flo's Diner", but in Mayberry.

Thank Shane G
April L, Front Office Manager at Alex's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2016

Thank you for visiting us and for your great review! We hope to see you soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
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: 120 E 5th North St, Summerville, SC 29483-6822
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Summerville
  • Phone Number: +1 843-870-3202
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