One of Oconee’s upscale restaurants has won Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence!

Vangeli’s, has been recognized for their outstanding selection of wines–140 varieties to choose from–that pair well with their fabulous entrees.

Vangeli’s is a great choice for a romantic evening.

The intimate setting and the chef’s culinary creations make this one of the area’s most popular restaurants for a date night. The menu showcases seasonal ingredients and unique flavors featuring: fresh seafood, pasta, steak and pork specialities, vegetarian and gluten-free options. The menu changes every couple days based on market availability.

Vangeli’s DINNER menu
Vangeli’s WINE menu

Jazzy location

On Thursday nights (April – October) Jazz on the Alley takes place outside in front of the restaurant. The road, Ram Cat Alley, closes to car traffic and people stroll through the center of downtown dancing in the street while listening to live music.

During the summer, Vangeli’s hosts what they call “Jazz Before Jazz.” On Wednesday nights from 6-8pm musicians perform live in the restaurant while the waitstaff wines and dines patrons.

Tuesday – Thursday 5pm – 9pm
Friday – Saturday 5pm-9:30pm

Vangeli’s is a small restaurant where reservations are recommended. Book online at

119 Ram Cat Alley
Seneca, SC 29678
Get Directions
(864) 973-8887

image of Vangeli's wine award toast
Vangeli’s Manager Melissa Ryan and Owner Evan Dimas toast their success.

In addition to elevated dinner options, Vangeli’s offers large and small catering, weddings, corporate and in-home cooking events.

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