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Top recommendations for Travelers Rest

Once a quick pit stop on the way to Asheville, Travelers Rest is now a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and cyclists looking to cruise on the Swamp Rabbit Trail. This grownup college town located just outside of Greenville is home to Furman University and has undergone several changes in the last 15 years like many other towns in the Carolinas. When in “TR,” there’s a variety of dining destinations worth checking out, whether the occasion is calling for a classic coffee shop, easy going local hangout or elevated gastropub. When in the Greenville area, don’t just travel through Travelers Rest — stop by one of these 10 destinations.