Where Chefs Eat in Charleston

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Restaurants:Husk - Charleston, Eleve Restaurant & Rooftop, Butcher & Bee - Charleston
Price Range:$$ - $$
Cuisines:American, European, Contemporary American
Neighborhoods:Downtown Charleston

Husk - Charleston

$$$$·American·
Downtown Charleston
11,720 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Local Ingredients
  • Special Occasion
“The way Sean Brock has reconnected Southern ingredients to Africa is something I really admire. Celebrating and revitalizing heritage grains and other things that grow in the SoutRead more
89% recommended
Fit for Foodies in South Carolina
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Eleve Restaurant & Rooftop

$$$$·European·
Downtown Charleston
628 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
Recommended by Chef April Robinson from Butter Tapas
Great for Brunch in Charleston

Butcher & Bee - Charleston

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown Charleston
285 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Recommended by Chef Katie Lorenzen from Tavern & Table
100% recommended
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Barsa Tapas Lounge & Bar

$$$$·Tapas / Small Plates·
Downtown Charleston
842 reviews
  • Tapas
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Recommended by Chef Emily Hahn from Warehouse Bar + Kitchen
88% recommended
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McCrady's Restaurant - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown Charleston
428 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Tasting Menu
  • Creative Cuisine
“Locally sourced, with a great wine list.” – Katie Lorenzen
98% recommended
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