Food and Drink in Florence, SC
Local and regional cuisine usually defines an area and Florence is no different. Residents and visitors can enjoy a variety of restaurants in Florence and the surrounding region, some featuring local flavors and farm-to-table recipes as well as wines and beers from around the State of South Carolina.
You haven’t had a pecan pie until you’ve had one from Young Plantations in Florence. At least, that’s what the locals will tell you. In fact, the company’s pies have become a Florence Thanksgiving tradition – selling some 10,000 pies for the occasion. Young Plantations has been providing Florence residents and visitors with premium pecans, pecan candies and baked goods since 1923. The company sells a variety of pecan products including whole pecans and pecans coated with chocolate, praline, butterscotch and amaretto, among others.