Southern Cooking with a Cajun Kick

Our Bistro

Simply Southern Bistro opened our doors December 14, 2009. We are a small restaurant but we serve a huge variety of food. Our Signature dish is shrimp and grits. We also have seafood plates. Steak, burgers and sandwiches . Jeff Dennis is our chef/ owner and has 20 years experience in the food world. Come in and enjoy!


Simply Southern provides Full Service Catering across Sumter. We are dedicated to providing you with a menu made up of the freshest, locally sourced ingredients. Whether you use us for a wedding reception, a corporate lunch, or a graduation party Simply Southern is able to create menus at every price point for every occasion.

Chef Specials

Chef Special

Alligator bites
Southern fried alligator served with mango chutney BBQ sauce

Seafood with Wild Grain Blend
Pan seared shrimp, scallops served over a wild grain blend wild rice, barley, wheat berry, red and white quinoa and sautéed veggies

Pastrami Melt
Thin sliced pastrami topped with bacon, 1000, sauerkraut, jack cheese served with one side

Chicken & Waffle
Southern fried chicken breast served with golden waffle, bacon, cheese grits and maple syrup

Chefs Homemade Cakes
Lemon Velvet
Strawberries and Cream
Southern Praline
Hershey Chocolate Cake




Simply Southern Bistro

65 W Wesmark Blvd, Sumter,
SC 29150

Fri, Sat 11AM-9PM
Sun, Mon, Tue 11 AM - 2:30 PM
Wed 11AM–2:30PM, 5–9PM
Thurs 11AM–2:30PM, 5–9PM