299 Wingo Way
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
Phone: (843) 856-5000
Fax: (843) 856-5050
Bars & Cafes
Water's Edge is nested on the beautiful Shem Creek offering waterfront dining with great views of the water and fishing boats on duty. Though specializing on fresh local seafood, they do make dishes from prime rib and other Low Country dishes. The restaurant is proud of their more than 450 award-winning selections of wine from all over the globe and is priced reasonably. Serving lunch, dinner, Sunday breakfast buffet and brunch and along with their hip Cabana bar which is a hot spot for their happy hour, Water's Edge has become a popular place amongst the locals and visitors alike.
Bambu is known for its huge patio and alfresco dining with a lovely fountain, luscious palm trees and adorning lights along with lovely dishes of Thai and Japanese origins. Enjoy live music every Thursday through Saturday night on summers and the weekly happy hour specials. Even dining indoors is a lovely option if you want quietness as it has a contemporary decor with candles flickering all around. The large circular aquarium on the wall gives another dimension to the room. Must try's are the seared octopus and Thai basil.
Healthy and delicious foods of the world including spring rolls, summer rolls, charbroiled beef, chicken, or pork over vermicelli salad, special soup, steak ribs, much more.
If you're in the mood for contemporary American fare and great drinks, the Red Drum is a great place to head to. You can feast on scrumptious offerings like wood-grilled salmon, soft flour tacos, chicken enchiladas and Wisconsin cheddar burgers. The drinks menu features cocktails, beers and an extensive wine selection. Dinner is served till 10p, while the bar remains open until 2a.
A hot spot for local musicians, music lovers, and beer connoisseurs, this well established tavern (in the true sense) offers a good time in the Old Village. Just across the Cooper River from downtown Charleston, it features tasty comfort food such as Build Your Own Spuds, Deep Fried Sweet Battered Corn, Home Style Chicken Fingers and a large selection of Beef or Buffalo Burgers. With over 100 selections of beer, patrons can also enjoy nightly happy hour with free taco bar or half-price burgers, billiards and bowling tournaments. There's live entertainment every night of the week. - Natasha Lawrence
Burwell's Stone Fire Grill is a classy steakhouse with a fun ambiance, making for a unique experience. You walk in hoping for a sophisticated atmosphere, well-lit interiors and piano music, which you will surely get. What you didn't expect from a restaurant like this is that they let their guests cook their own orders at a heat plate attached to every table. The rooftop bar at this restaurant serves a delicious mix of cocktails.
Egan & Sons brings the best of Celtic cuisine to Charleston. It creates a warm ambience with flower blossoms, ornate mirrors and chandeliers, and wooden highlights. Guests can savor classics such as Veal Pot Pie, Toad In The Hole and Dubliner Cheddar Lump Crab Dip. This is followed by a dessert like Sticky Toffee Pudding. Their eclectic beverage selection affords an experience of a quintessential Irish pub. Revel in creative cocktails including their whiskey-based Doonbeg Donkey and their rum-infused Charlestonian, blended with agave nectar. The best deals are offered during their Happy Hours.
The Gin Joint is dedicated to making cocktails the right way, like they were made back before prohibition. Their high-quality cocktails use locally sourced herbs, house-made syrups, and top tier spirits. Choose from a variety of well mixed elixirs, or make it bartender's choice and let one of the expert mixologists surprise you with something new. If you feel yourself getting hungry while you sip, there is also a selection of small plates and cheeses, including house-made beef jerky and buttermilk fried chicken hearts.
Social Restaurant & Bar is a happening place with industrial lighting. Bartenders here wear stud T-Shirts, and if you like them...you can buy one for yourself! Wine lovers will be delighted with the restaurant's list of over 50 wines to choose from. Highly recommended is the Kiona which is a cabernet with a hint of chocolate! The food available here includes starters and pizzas and steaks! The ambiance is cosmopolitan and casual, which lets you relax by yourself or enjoy the company of friends or family. Social does get a little crowded over the weekends so try and be here early to get a good seat.
Rounding out the list of sushi joints in Charleston is Tsunami. Appetizers, hibachi and katsu entrees, udon noodles, and tempura are a few things you can expect to find on the menu, as well as long list of nigiri and rolls. The trendy atmosphere, quality food and emphasis on drinks all have a hand in Tsunami's success. Come for the food, and stay for the live music. At night, the restaurant becomes a club that is open late.
Palace Hotel is actually not a hotel but a neighborhood waterin' hole that also serves awesome, innovative hot dogs. Located on Hanover Street, near Mazyck Wraggborough, this eatery is exceedingly popular with the local patrons. While the drink list features a wide range of beers and wines and the food menu includes popular bar food like burgers, fries and sliders, to name a few, it's their brilliant hot dog selection that brings in the crowd. Preparations such as The Get Low Country Dog, Angry Tom, High Life Ponies have borrowed flavors from all corners of the world and essentially won the entire neighborhood over. The prices are fair and the service is quite good too.
The Rooftop Bar at the Vendue hotel is the place to go for drinks in Downtown Charleston. Renovated and revamped, it is ready to serve. From the top of the Vendue, this bar boasts the most amazing view that Charleston has to offer. It's the perfect place to take in a sunset over the city. Plus, with happy hours and drink specials, you can have a great time anytime.