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Eastside | 8595 Pelham Rd, Greenville, SC 29615 | 864.477.7600

Rick Erwin's


Welcome to Rick Erwin’s Eastside, where the best of modern American cuisine meets classic southern hospitality. Our restaurant is located in Greenville’s vibrant Eastside, offering an elegant yet relaxed atmosphere, exceptional service, and a menu of expertly prepared dishes that showcase the finest ingredients sourced from local and sustainable suppliers.

Our menu is a celebration of flavors, blending classic southern cuisine with contemporary twists and global influences. From perfectly seared steaks and fresh seafood to inventive salads and shareable small plates, every dish is crafted with care and attention to detail by our talented culinary team. Our wine list features an extensive selection of carefully curated wines from around the world, designed to complement your meal and enhance your dining experience.

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Rick Erwin's Eastside Executive Chef

Meet the Chef

Scott Ostrander - Executive Chef, Rick Erwin’s Eastside

Meet Scott Ostrander, the accomplished Executive Chef at Rick Erwin’s Eastside, whose culinary journey has been marked by a relentless pursuit of excellence and a diverse educational background. Graduating as Valedictorian from the Culinary Institute of America in 1998, Scott’s commitment to culinary mastery began early in his career.

Scott continued to expand his knowledge base, earning Summa cum Laude honors and induction into Phi Beta Kappa at Florida International University, where he studied Supply Chain and Logistics in 2022. Demonstrating his multidisciplinary approach, he furthered his education at Oklahoma State University, obtaining a Data Science MBA in May 2024.

With an impressive tenure as an Executive Chef since 2001, Scott boasts 15 years in high-end fine dining restaurants and an additional 6 years in 4-diamond hotels. His culinary achievements have been recognized with prestigious accolades, including the DiRoNA award from Wine Spectator in 2000-2001, the Golden Spoon Award for Best New Restaurant in Florida in 2011, and a notable 4-star rating from The New York Times in 2013.

Notably, Scott has played a pivotal role in establishing the culinary department at Marriott Autograph Collection as a top 5 ranked department from 2014 to 2018. His dedication to culinary excellence has not only earned him recognition but has contributed to the success and acclaim of the establishments he has led.

As the Executive Chef at Rick Erwin’s Eastside, Scott Ostrander brings a wealth of expertise, a passion for innovation, and a commitment to maintaining the highest standards of culinary excellence. His journey is a testament to the fusion of culinary mastery, business acumen, and a relentless pursuit of knowledge in various disciplines.

Rick Erwin's Eastside

Find Us At:
8595 Pelham Rd, Greenville, SC 29615


Visit Us
Monday – Saturday: 4 pm – 10 pm
Sunday: Closed

Private Dining at Rick Erwin's Eastside


The Private Dining Room at Rick Erwin’s Eastside


Our private dining room at Rick Erwin’s Eastside is a beautiful space overlooking the wine room, but still maintaining quite a bit of privacy for you and your guests. If you are looking to impress your business clients or wow your friends, take a look at this gorgeous space. 

  • Up To 26 Guests
  • No Room Rental Fee
  • Food & Beverage Minimum: Mon-Thurs: $1,500; Fri & Sat: $2,000
  • Holiday Minimum 11/14 – 12/31: Mon-Thurs: $2,000; Fri & Sat: $2,500
  • Audio / Visual Rental Available
  • TV Available

Semi-Private Dining Area at Rick Erwin’s Eastside


This semi-private area for dining offers guests the privacy of being away from the main dining area, yet still open to the beauty of the entire restaurant. 

  • Up To 15 Guests
  • No Room Rental Fee
  • Food & Beverage Minimum: Mon-Thurs: $1,200; Fri & Sat: $1,500
  • Holiday Minimum 11/14 – 12/31: $2,000
  • Audio / Visual Rental Available
  • TV Available

Awards & Accomplishments

Rick Erwin’s is proud of the longstanding recognition we have received over the years. Rick Erwin’s has been an Open Table Diners’ Choice award winner since 2011. We have also received the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence every year since 2006.

Phone: 864.477.7600

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