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Southern Restaurants in Charleston

4.7 - 315 votes

Hours: 10:30AM - 10PM

192 E Bay St, Charleston
(843) 723-3424

Slightly North of Broad Restaurant

Awesome place had a few drinks and a bowl of gazpacho. Drinks and food are top shelf service and cleanliness excellent great place to meet with friends More reviews

4.6 - 360 votes

Hours: 10AM - 2:30PM

82 Queen St, Charleston
(843) 723-7591

82 Queen

We went here for lunch and really enjoyed it. We dined there on a Thursday and wanted to have brunch but when we arrived they did not serve brunch on tha... More reviews



4.4 - 468 votes

Hours: 10AM - 2PM

76 Queen St, Charleston
(843) 577-2500


Don’t believe the Hype, entree selections very limited, and with that, 2 of the entrees not available. Artisanal Cheese plate sparse and not worth the ex... More reviews

4.5 - 370 votes

Hours: 9AM - 4PM

129 Meeting St, Charleston
(843) 405-5115

Eli's Table

There is public parking on the next street. I paid 3 hours for about an hour. The host was nice and on point. The waiter who just moved here with her mi... More reviews

4.6 - 319 votes

Hours: 11AM - 9PM

185 E Bay St, Charleston
(843) 577-7771


If I could 4.5 stars I would. Service was great and food was good. The cornbread croutons on the Caesar salad were nice and warm inside with a slight cru... More reviews

4.8 - 230 votes

Hours: Closed today

149 Wentworth St, Charleston
(843) 853-7828

Circa 1886 Restaurant

This place deserves all 5 stars! The food is absolutely impeccable!!! First the food... it's broken up into 4 different influences Charleston has ha... More reviews

4.6 - 311 votes

Hours: 5 - 10PM

12 Anson St, Charleston
(843) 577-0551

Anson Restaurant

The food was fabulous and the service was excellent. The portions of the main courses are large so sides were not necessary. We really enjoyed this meal—... More reviews

4.6 - 310 votes

Hours: 8AM - 4PM

120 King St, Charleston
(843) 501-7342

Millers All Day

The place is great! The breakfasts are modern twists on old favorites. I prefer the old favorites as much as possible. Try to keep some recognizable dishes. More reviews

4.7 - 258 votes

Hours: Closed today

1219 Savannah Hwy, Charleston
(843) 225-1717

The Glass Onion

My wife and I stopped on our way up the coast Saturday and we’re promptly seated and had a server within a minute. We discussed the menu and he (I think ... More reviews

4.7 - 236 votes

Hours: 6 - 9:30PM

224 King St, Charleston
(843) 577-4522

Charleston Grill

Amazing dinner and outstanding service. We appreciate all that Taylor and Shawn did to ensure it was an amazing experience.The food was absolutely outsta... More reviews

4.5 - 312 votes

Hours: 5:30 - 9:45PM

112 N Market St, Charleston
(843) 723-0700

Peninsula Grill

PG is always good with incredible food and drinks. Attentive service without being obtrusive. My favorite high end restaurant. More reviews

4.3 - 376 votes

Hours: 9AM - 3PM

72 Queen St, Charleston
(843) 577-2337

Poogan's Porch

We came for brunch on a Saturday during the July 4th weekend. Here is our feedback:✨Cozy, casual, and laid back atmosphere in a historic home. Really fee... More reviews

4.3 - 355 votes

Hours: 8AM - 2PM

412 King St, Charleston
(843) 735-5800

Virginia's On King

You will need a reservation or wait for a seat to open at the bar. We got the chicken & waffle and crab cake benedict. The chicken was crispy but so ... More reviews

4.6 - 223 votes

Hours: 7AM - 2PM

1739 Maybank Hwy Suite U, Charleston
(843) 203-3889

Maple Street Biscuit Company - James Island

This place is AMAZING!!! The squawking goat is out of this world. Best breakfast place around, and the staff are so nice. More reviews



4.3 - 314 votes

Hours: 11AM - 10PM

698 King St, Charleston
(843) 531-6500


Great spicy fried chicken. Very nice grilled oysters (but I still prefer raw oysters overall). Cucumber salad side was lovely and fresh - great with the ... More reviews

4.3 - 313 votes

Hours: 11AM - 9PM

41 S Market St, Charleston
(843) 853-2900

Charleston Crab House

I chose the crab pot one night and the next night chose grilled scallops, it was absolutely delicious, flavor, service, no complaints about any of these.... More reviews



4.5 - 243 votes

Hours: 5 - 10PM

162 E Bay St, Charleston
(843) 414-2335


My wife & I came to this restaurant due to the excellent reviews we kept seeing. We looked at the menu and wanted to give it a try. PARKING- There is... More reviews

4.3 - 304 votes

Hours: 10AM - 9PM

1085 Morrison Dr, Charleston
(843) 619-0202

Butcher & Bee

Fantastic spot for brunch! I've been there several times and never disappointed. Attentive staff, phenomenal menu, and the coffee is great. The whip... More reviews

4.4 - 243 votes

Hours: 10AM - 11PM

1531 Folly Rd, Charleston
(843) 225-1817

Bohemian Bull

The first thing i noticed walking in to this restaurant is the rainbow safe place sticker on the door. They also have three unisex bathrooms, single toil... More reviews

4.5 - 204 votes

Hours: Closed today

4 Cannon St, Charleston
(843) 302-8825

The Grocery

This was the BEST meal we had in Charleston and one of the best of our lives. We ordered the cabbage gratinée, farm duck rice, squid ink tagliatelle, and... More reviews

4.7 - 143 votes

Hours: Closed today

2408 X, Ashley River Rd, Charleston
(843) 475-4564

Betty Lou's Bistro

Let me say, we have eaten here at least 10 times and it’s a family favorite! Betty Lou’s is like a slice of downtown Charleston excellence right here in ... More reviews

4.3 - 243 votes

Hours: 12 - 9PM

805 Folly Rd, Charleston
(843) 297-8615

Gillie's Seafood

Awesome southern soul food! Best fried green tomatoes! You can get the seafood grilled OR fried. So good! Helpful staff to explain sauces I've never... More reviews

4.1 - 290 votes

Hours: 7AM - 5PM

2026 Savannah Hwy, Charleston
(843) 556-0006

Toast of West Ashley

Anyplace that has all day breakfast is at the top of my list! The food was great and the service was friendly and quick. It's really loud in there s... More reviews

4.4 - 201 votes

Hours: 9AM - 5PM

4300 Ashley River Rd, Charleston
(843) 266-7477

Middleton Place

I loved it. I was there from 11 until 3pm. I could walked about 30 mins more and I would have seen everything but there is more to do like the tours. Hou... More reviews

4.1 - 263 votes

Hours: 11AM - 10PM

217 Huger St, Charleston
(843) 789-3333

Taco Boy

Gross! My son found a cooked fly in his nachos! We went for a lunch with the family recently. The food and service was ok until my son put down the plate... More reviews

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