Dining, Bars & Caterers

Hamptons | 4 W. Hampton

(803) 774-4400


Sumter most exquisite dining destination is proudly located in downtown Sumter. Chef Laurence Gottlieb offers a lunch and dinner menu is seasonally inspired and is filled with fresh local seafood, produce and meats.


Lunch Hours: Tuesday - Friday 11:30am - 2:30pm

Dinner Hours: Casual Dining Wednesday 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Fine Dining Thursday – Saturday 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Hampton's Main Room | 30 North Main


(803) 774-4400


Private meeting and party facilities for Hampton's Restaurant.

J. O'Grady's | 5 South Main

(803) 938-5699


One of Downtown Sumter’s newest restaurants, J. O’Grady’s has some of the best hamburgers in town, in addition to salads, tacos, and an extensive bar selection.  Outdoor entertainment most weekends.  Open for lunch and dinner every day but Sunday.

Jin Jin Chinese Restaurant | 39 North Main

(803) 773-7739


The critics agree, Jin Jin Chinese Restaurant is some of the best Chinese food in the midlands. As you walk in the door you'll find a very casual, seat yourself atmosphere and a big portion of their business is take-out. For both lunch and dinner you'll find a very extensive menu including some of their fabulous combination meals. So, regardless if you want to take it home or dine in, Jin Jin cannot be beat for quality Chinese food.

Main Street Tavern | 24 North Main

(803) 773-0495

Every downtown needs a tavern and downtown Sumter has the Tavern on Main. Open Monday through Saturday from 3 p.m. to the wee hours of the morning, the Tavern carries a wide selection of beers, wines and of course all cocktails. Try one of their specialty martinis that include Caribbean Blue, Chocolate, Appletini, Orange Blossom, Cherry Cosmo, Chocolate Covered Cherry, Caramel Apple, French Vanilla, Georgia Peach and many others. If you get the munchies, they have a selection of food from pizza to wings.

Serendipity Café and Catering | 118 South Main


(803) 774-4007


From large corporate events to small intimate dinners and everything in between, Serendipity catering is here to help. As a full service off premise catering and restaurant facility we are totally dedicated to exceeding your expectations by giving you the very best in quality food and service at an affordable price. Our menu selections range from the traditional Southern favorites to upscale selections for the more sophisticated palate. For those with an insatiable sweet tooth, Serendipity also offers a full service bakery menu which includes wedding and character cakes as well as our signature red velvet cake and banana pudding. Serendipity, because a perfectly catered event is no accident!

Sidebar | 30 North Main Street


(803) 774-4410


After serving a plenitude of satisfied customers at our sister property Hamptons, we are very excited to offer another dining experience to Sumter.  Laying on a sumptuous menu just for your pleasure, we’ve filled it with a variety of beer including both draft and southern craft, a selection of bourbons, the most amazing cocktails you’ve come across, shakes and much more so come join us for a relaxing lunch, enjoyable dinner or a late night casual bite with friends or family.


Tuesday-Wednesday 4:00 pm – Close

Thursday-Sunday 11:00 am – Close

Subway | 9 East Liberty


(803) 773-6771

Substation II | 15 North Harvin


(803) 775-5328

Sumter Cut Rate Drug Store and Soda Fountain | 32 South Main


Sumter Cut Rate Drugs is your friendly, hometown pharmacy that will serve you in a timely manner, and they deliver free! They carry an extensive line of prescription medications and are known as the place to go to find hard-to-get medical items. Their knowledgeable pharmacists treat you with the dignity and respect that you deserve and they honor virtually all prescription insurance plans and we offer a 10% discount to seniors who do not have prescription drug insurance. Another part of Sumter Cut Rate that is a downtown tradition is their soda fountain/restaurant. They open at 7 a.m. every morning serving a hot country breakfast and offer a meat and three vegetables for lunch each day.

Tony's Pizza | 301 North Main

(803) 775-1035