18 Food Truths That Only Someone In Charleston Will Understand

Welcome to the Holy City of food. By Carly Ledbetter 09/01/2017 04:11 am ET ISABELLA CARAPELLA/HUFFPOST As any food lover knows, Charleston, South Carolina is a hotbed of delicious Southern eats. Whether you’re eating something off…

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Charleston Gold Rice Farmer Braces For Disaster … Again

Weathering the storm Posted by Kinsey Gidick on Thu, Sep 7, 2017 at 11:05 AM If Hurricane Irma smacks Charleston next week, it would be the third catastrophic weather event local farmers have endured in three years. “It would be crippling,” says Sara Clow, general manager of food hub…

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Restaurants That Offer Peak Eating In the Lowcountry

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By Hannah Raskin Aug 25, 2017 Critics are forever being asked to name the city’s best restaurant. It’s an impossible question to answer, since at best it is an ambiguous concept (and I’ll spare you the rest of the spiel for now). But the following restaurants are the sources of some of…

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The Newcomer’s Guide to Great Pizza in Charleston

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Pie in the sky By Jakob Lazzaro Pizzas may be round like the sun, but the moon can never block our love for these glorious cheese pies. They’re also an essential part of the college student experience. Luckily, Charleston’s reputation as a foodie town extends to pizza,…

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6 Tours Unique to Charleston

By foot, boat, or fork and spoon, these tours let visitors experience Charleston’s historic charms. Ask anyone who’s sweated through the extensive exam required to become a licensed Charleston, South Carolina, tour guide: This charmed port city takes its history and culture seriously. Tourism authorities go to great lengths to ensure that all official…

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Charleston Cuisine Is the Best It’s Ever Been

Over the past decade, Southern farmers and chefs have taken huge strides in patching up the South Carolina pantry. So what happens next? Low-country kingpin Sean Brock takes stock.

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16 Charleston Bars or Restaurants With Breathtaking Views

It’s no secret that Holy City sunsets and Charleston waterfronts are some of the most coveted views around (think of the Instagram likes), but where can you relax with a glass of wine or a plate of food while taking in these phenomenons? There’s a few rooftop bars or spots nestled on the water worth…

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8 Quintessential Ice Cream and Gelato Shops in Charleston

For a hot and humid town, Charleston doesn’t have a long history of ice cream shops. Most frozen desserts are imported — whether that be from Ohio or recipes by way of Italy. These are the few ice cream and gelato shops worth a visit in the Lowcountry. Note: Map points are not listed by…

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Where to Eat at Lowcountry Beaches

Many of those visiting Charleston know that downtown is a hot spot for restaurants, but where should folks visiting one of the local beaches eat? From barbecue to noodle bowls, these island eateries can offer a wealth of choices for the hungry wave jumper or sunbather.

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The 38 Essential Charleston Restaurants, Spring 2017

Welcome to the Eater 38, your answer and ours to any question that begins, “Can you recommend a restaurant?” This highly elite group covers the entire city, spans myriad cuisines, and collectively satisfies all of your restaurant needs. Every couple of months, Eater adds pertinent restaurants that were omitted, have newly become eligible (restaurants must…

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