When those late-night cravings hit, whether it’s after a show, concert or movie, or just because you’re hungry in those late-evening hours, there are a few places to satiate a growling stomach in town.
This list focuses on places in downtown Greenville that serve a decent portion of their menus after 10:30 p.m. Bon appétit!
Up on the Roof
The bar menu at Up on the Roof is served 10:30 p.m.-midnight and takes comfort food to a whole new level with steak quesadillas ($16), sweet-and-sour calamari ($14), Korean tacos ($14), and the Pig ’N Biscuits ($13). Pair food with a number of signature cocktails to cap off an evening out.
- 250 Riverplace, Greenville
Old Europe Desserts
Open until 11 p.m. Sundays-Thursdays and until midnight on Fridays and Saturdays, Old Europe Desserts aims to satisfy the carb-laden sweet desires of its guests. Don’t miss the Godiva cheesecake ($5.95), the chocolate-dipped coconut macaroon cookie ($3.50) or any of the macarons (four for $10), such as caramel, raspberry or lemon curd.
- 716-A S. Main St., Greenville
Otto Izakaya is a Japanese gastropub that serves up dishes such as spicy Korean-style ramen ($11-$13), kimchi fried rice ($10), the Clemson roll ($11) and fried baby octopus ($12) until 12:30 a.m. Mondays-Saturdays and until 10 p.m. Sundays. The bar is open until 2 a.m.
- 802 S. Main St., Greenville
Cozy and sleek, The Cazbah is a late-night wine and tapas bar with lengthy selections on its food and drink menus. Share the crab cakes ($10.25), naked pasta lobster and goat cheese ravioli ($10.25), chipotle duck ($9.95), and the strawberry cheesecake brûlée ($6.95) for a satisfying meal. The kitchen opens daily at 5 p.m. and closes at 10 p.m. Sundays-Wednesdays, at midnight Thursdays and Fridays and at 1 a.m. Saturdays.
- 16 W. McBee Ave., Greenville
Ink N Ivy
This downtown establishment just off Main Street is trendy and popular, and its kitchen is open until 1 a.m. every night. The bar stays open an hour later. The restaurant serves a full menu, including wings (six for $8, 12 for $15), grilled shrimp tacos ($12) and a 6-ounce filet mignon ($28).
- 21 E. Coffee St., Greenville
Antonino Bertolo’s Pizza
Revisit your old college days of grabbing pizza late at night when cheese and pepperoni never looked so good. On Fridays and Saturdays at Antonio Bertolo’s, cheese-and-pepperoni pizza slices ($2.79 and up) are served out a window from around 11:30 p.m. until the restaurant closes at 2:30 a.m.
- 200 N. Main St., Greenville
Zorba Lounge is a true hole-in-the-wall dive bar with a menu teeming with BLTs ($6), burgers, club sandwiches ($7.25) and Reubens ($7.25). Add grilled onions ($1.50) or an order of cheese sticks ($8.99) for the ultimate in greasy spoon goodness. The kitchen closes daily at 12:30 a.m. except on Saturdays, when it closes at midnight.
- 1414 E Washington St., Greenville