Dining & Nightlife in Charleston/West of the Ashley

Charleston Restaurants: Award-Winning Dining Experiences

Many come to Charleston with one thing on their mind: food. The best grits you'll ever have, prepared in ways you never imagined. Festive dockside oyster roasts. High-end Charleston restaurants. Outdoor cafés. Fresh from the dock seafood. Every meal is an event in itself. Prepared with perfection. Served with a warm smile. Enjoy.

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With 3 locations serving award-winning barbecue, ever-evolving bar offerings, a family-friendly atmosphere, catering & live entertainment, it’s easy to root for Home Team BBQ!

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A neighborhood restaurant-wine bar, serving simple, authentic Italian cuisine. We strive to create a seasonally-inspired menu comprised of fresh, mainly local ingredients.

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Locally owned and voted Charleston’s favorite pizza every year since we opened in 1992! Pair our NY Style Pies, Slices & Calzones with a crisp salad & soda or icy brew!

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Intimate microbrewery offering tours plus pints, flights & to-go growlers of hand-crafted beer.

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From The Old Country to The Lowcountry, La Fontana features authentic Italian from pasta to pizzas to paninis. A great place for a night on the town or a family get together.

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Spring water dough, choose add-on's from traditional to groovy-- then add a swirl of sauce. Located in converted movie theater with balcony. Events, delivery, catering.

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Mexican restaurant inspired by the Baja Peninsula. Mex 1 offers flavorful food, freshly squeezed drinks and a vibrant atmosphere featuring weekly live music and specials.

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Traditional southern dishes share the menu with updated interpretations of comfort food favorites. Enjoy family meals, patio dining and cocktails in a funky-cool atmosphere.

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Nirlep Indian Restaurant is a family owned and operated casual Indian restaurant in Charleston, SC. Offering an optional buffet (lunch only) & full menu of traditional items.

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At Swig and Swine we smoke our meat using hardwood, low temperature, dry rubs and lots of dedicated time. 60 different craft beers and a wide array of catering services.

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Offering a seasonal, local menu that draws inspiration from the rural South, New Orleans & Lowcountry. Beer, cocktails & wine sourced from smaller, sustainable wineries.

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Laid-back, open-air atmosphere, an inviting bar and plenty of outdoor seating. Triangle offers creative, affordable eats while respecting the environment and local community.

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