Larkin's on the River is an upscale steak and seafood restaurant that is also a part of the Larkin's Brand, founded in 1998 by Mark and Larkin Hammond. Other than Larkin's on the Lake, the Larkin’s Brand also holds Bayfront Bar & Grill, Larkin's Carolina Grill, Grill Marks, and Larkin’s Catering & Events. Founded in 2005, Larkin’s on the River has now earned a reputation as the best restaurant in Greenville. The restaurant’s fine dining offerings along with an extensive wine list make it a popular diner in the locality.

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Restaurant Hours

Larkin's is open daily, Monday through Saturday from 11:30am to 10:00pm and on Sundays from 11:30am to 9:00pm. The restaurant’s 2 to 5 Menu is available daily from 2:00pm to 5:00pm.


Lunch Menu - Soups, salads, salad additions, Larkin’s signature Parmesan truffle fries, Larkin’s $9 lunch choices, Larkin’s burgers, sandwiches, and Larkin’s signature entrees like cottage pie, certified Angus beef filet mignon, shrimp and grits, and peppered salmon filet.

Dinner Menu - First tastes, signature seafood tower, Larkin’s combination platters, Larkin’s soups and salads, Larkin’s tableside Caesar salad, Larkin’s steaks, sides, and seasonal selections. The dinner menu also offers a three-course signature menu that offers first-taste starters, entrees, and dessert selections.

Drinks - Bottled wines, wines by the glass, Coravin wines by the glass, fall cocktails, martinis, mixed drinks, beer selections, fall whiskeys, and mixology-inspired variations like morph-tails, bottle service, and aged cocktails.

Desserts - Bourbon bread pudding, apple tartlet, vanilla creme brulee, house-made ice cream, tres leche cake, fresh seasonal cheesecake, chocolate lava cake, dessert trio to share, and Larkin’s French press coffees.


Larkin's on the River offers online table reservations for up to 10 guests through OpenTable reservations. For parties more than 10 people, the restaurant must be contacted over the phone.

Table For 12

Table for 12 is a unique dining experience offered by Larkin's that serves some of the finest wines and the best food Greenville has to offer. This intimate special dining experience is set in Larkin's famous dining room under the expertise of Chef Alex and wine expert Bruce Wise, who guide the guests through each course. The setting is a great platform to meet new acquaintances who share a common passion for food and wine. Guests can join a scheduled party or purchase the entire table for a private dining experience. Tickets are priced at $125 per person and require prior reservations as seats sell out quickly.

Larkin's Catering Events

Larkin's has over 20 years of catering experience that performs over 100 custom and unique weddings every year, along with numerous other offsite events. The brand offers a choice of 8 exclusive private event venues and the brand has won several awards and accolades for excellent food, service, and presentation. Larkin's has six full-time event specialists and a dedicated catering team of over 120 trained professionals who assist with every detail of an event.

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Larkin's on the River, 318 S. Main Street, Greenville, South Carolina 29601, Phone: 864-467-9777