Charleston American/Eclectic Restaurants

Whether you're in the mood for modern cuisine like gourmet sandwiches and "southern sushi"; or more traditional offerings like burgers and wings, Charleston has a restaurant that's sure to satisfy your cravings. Bring your appetite, grab a fork and dig in!

492 King Street

492 showcases award-winning cuisine by Chef Josh Keeler, craft cocktails and homemade desserts. Open for dinner, happy hour or Sunday brunch. Complimentary valet parking.

5Church Charleston

Hip, new American restaurant on Market St. in beautiful 100 year old historic church. Dinner and late night. Brunch/lunch. Complimentary valet parking.

60 Bull Cafe

Nestled among historic oaks and stately Charleston residences, 60 Bull Cafe enlivens Harleston Village with an eclectic menu in an approachable and comfortable environment.

Another Broken Egg Cafe

Savor a Lowcountry southern twist on your favorite breakfast & brunch classics! We boast a cozy, French country atmosphere located in the heart of the Historic District.


The basic necessities of a healthy diet including fresh: fruit, fish, rice and vegetables, sourced sustainably, locally and organically when possible. Fast-casual atmosphere.

Bohemian Bull

For the love of burgers beer and bourbon! Come and relax in a lively, open atmosphere, enjoy hearty, craveable food, and a large selection of craft beers and cocktails.

Burtons Grill of Mt. Pleasant

Burtons Grill is chef driven, with a menu of scratch made, locally inspired dishes. It is the perfect place for lunch with friends, dinner with family or after work drinks.

Butcher & Bee

Honest-to-goodness eats made with locally sourced ingredients. Serving Middle Eastern-leaning menus for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner.

California Dreaming

California Dreaming serves a mix of hearty American classics that are prepared from scratch daily. See for yourself why it's been an institution since 1987.

Chick-Fil-A North Mount Pleasant

We didn’t invent the chicken… just the chicken sandwich. Catering options available. Order online. Monday – Saturday, 6am–10pm, Breakfast served 6am–10:30am. Closed Sundays.

Coastal Provisions

Fresh Lowcountry seafood, prime meats, gracious service. This romantic and intimate restaurant is located in the Boardwalk Inn at Wild Dunes Resort. Terrace and lounge area.


American restaurant with heavy Italian & interior Mexican influences. An upscale-casual atmosphere with top-shelf preparation techniques. Located in Mt. Pleasant.

Crave Kitchen + Cocktails

Crave the unforgettable! Crave Kitchen & Cocktails serves exceptional dishes and classic cocktails in an upscale, casual atmosphere for lunch, dinner and weekend brunch.


Come for the flame-kissed food, stay for the beer. While the barman pulls your next selection from one of our 24 taps, check out the line up of live music on the stage.

East Bay Meeting House

A cafe described as the marriage of Southern hospitality and European cafe culture. Breakfast, brunch, lunch, high tea, dinner. Cocktail bar, espresso bar, decadent desserts.

Edmund's Oast Brewing Co.

Edmund's Oast Brewing Co. is a 20,000 square foot brewery, restaurant, and taproom produces a variety of beers packaged in cans, bottles, and kegs for wide-reaching wholesale.


Discover modern American cuisine with a coastal influence while enjoying spectacular views of Charleston at our vibrant rooftop bar and restaurant.

Eli's Table

We offer a taste of Charleston that makes Charleston memorable. Our American dishes come kissed with southern charm. Join us for breakfast, lunch, brunch, or dinner.

Fat Hen

Innovative Lowcountry French cuisine using the freshest ingredients provided by their friends and neighbors in the farming community. Open for dinner M-Sa and Sunday brunch.


James Beard winning Chef serves up seasonal cuisine, focusing on fresh, local sustainable product. Featured in Bon Appetit, Food & Wine, Food Network and The New York Times.

Fill Restaurant & Piano Bar

Fill Restaurant & Piano Bar offers an American, eclectic menu, lively fun and remarkable entertainment. Cool, jazz music during the week & dueling piano shows Thursday-Sunday.

Graze - Mt. Pleasant

Graze offers a varied menu that's heavy on fresh seafood with a slight lowcountry theme. All dishes are well-presented with bright, colorful produce as the focus.

Harborview Restaurant and Lounge

The Harborview Restaurant & Lounge located on the top floor of the Holiday Inn Charleston Riverview can accommodate up to 150 ppl. Serves breakfast, lunch, dinner & cocktails.

HC Provisions

Located in the new North Charleston Marriott Hotel, HC Provisions coastal fare & crafted tap features various cultures and cuisines of the "Holy City", coast and lowcountry.

High Thyme Cuisine

Cool restaurant offering American grub & drinks plus weekend brunch & live music in a comfy setting.

Ink n Ivy

Eat, Drink n Be Social! The atmosphere of this eclectic restaurant is all about being yourself and eating the delectable American cuisine that you love.

Kiawah Island Club

Sunset cocktails, american-based cuisine, romantic dinner and crafted colonial-era cocktails —the Club’s dining venues have something for everyone and are one-of-a-kind.

Little Jack's Tavern

A friendly neighborhood joint with classic cocktails and smart updates to classic tavern fare. Think burgers, fresh fish, generous salads and nightly steak offerings.

Millers All Day

Millers All Day celebrates breakfast and brunch with timeless food and drinks in a centuries-old King Street building outfitted with a midcentury modern aesthetic.

Mixson Grille

Modern grille emphasizing local, fresh ingredients and seasonal menu items. Chef produces nearly everything in-house and grows vegetables just outside of the restaurant.

Ms. Rose's Fine Food and Cocktails

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.

Palm Tree Grill

Offering outstanding steaks, seafood & Low Country selections. Located at the Embassy Suites North Charleston, this is the place to gather for a delightful lunch or dinner.

Red Drum Restaurant

Awarded Mt. Pleasant's best restaurant 6 years running! South by Southwest cuisine from our wood-fired grill. Local Seafood, original margaritas, specialty beers, & Fine wine.

Rutledge Cab Co.

Rutledge Cab Co-voted “Best American Restaurant” 2 years running and “Best Burger” by several media outlets. Guests love our all day/night menu including breakfast anytime.

Saffire Restaurant at Charleston Marriott

Charleston Marriott’s signature restaurant, Saffire, artfully blends the spirit of Charleston with high energy American Fusion cuisine.

The Alley

The Alley offers an experience unique to Charleston. In addition to 8 bowling lanes and arcade games, the space features a 150 seat restaurant, 40ft bar and event space.

The Chairman’s Grill - Harbour Club

The Chairman’s Grill offers a creative mixture of Southern and classical fare. Harbour Club makes each visit memorable with personalized service and exquisite cuisine.

The Granary

With downtown sophistication in relaxed & approachable Mt. Pleasant. Featuring a menu inspired by SC’s farming & fishing communities. Come try our famous charcuterie program!

The Grocery

An ingredient inspired menu rooted in Southern and Mediterranean flavors. Small bites to family style portions. A warm setting boasts an open kitchen and wood-burning oven.

The Lot

Farm-to-table with the commitment to use the highest quality local meats and produce. The bar features many local breweries on tap, extensive beer list & handcrafted libations

The Ocean Room at The Sanctuary

Kiawah’s premier steakhouse. Locally sourced produce, beef, seafood & poultry is celebrated on the seasonally changing menu complemented by an extensive wine list offering.

Triangle Char and Bar East

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.

Triangle Char and Bar West

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.


A neighborhood eatery and bar welcoming locals and travelers alike. A thoughtful and eclectic menu focused on elevated yet familiar dishes. Local and seasonal to our core.

Wild Wing Cafe - Mt. Pleasant

The Best Wings South of Buffalo in 33 different flavors. Big beefy burgers, amazing sandwiches, ribroarious ribs, mountains of nachos, salads and the Original Bucket O’ Beer!


Located on Charleston’s Upper Peninsula, Workshop is a fancy food court, elevating the idea of a shared kitchen and dining space with six chef-driven restaurant concepts.

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