Charleston is a tourist town and each season there is a new crop of restaurants that open and close, it can make it hard to keep track of where to get good food. The city offers every kind of cuisine imaginable no matter what you are craving. But if you are really trying to impress that special someone then there are a couple of restaurants here in town that are sure to impress. Let’s have a look at where you can get the best find dining experiences in Charleston.
If you want a casual night of gourmet pizza and craft beers then the Baker and Brewer is sure to impress. This is not your basic pepperoni pizza but you can get the freshest ingredients on a the Pork Trifecta paired up with a garden fresh salad. There are tasty starters and fresh baked bread. The craft beer is exclusive to the restaurant and you won’t find it anywhere else. This place is perfect for a casual evening with friends.
This place is relatively new but it is a high end bar and restaurant. It is the perfect place for a romantic dinner for two when you want to get away from it all and just be the two of you. There are superb cocktails, a wide selection of champagnes and of course bourbon. Try the orzo tots with gouda and basil aioli that is to die for! This place is pricey so be prepared to spend, although you will make a great impression.
You simply cannot have fine dining without a French restaurant, it is like French people invented food. If you want innovative French cuisine then Maison is the place to be. It has a simple one page menu with French dishes you’re sure to recognize that are as visually appealing as they are delicious. Try the foie gras with a toasted brioche. If you palate is not ready for all that then there are several other dishes that you will love. Of course there is a great selection of wines that will pair brilliantly with anything you order.
There is no shortage of restaurants to try in Charleston but when you’re trying to impress a date or a business contact then you want something a little better than a chain restaurant. If you consider yourself a foodie then you are going to love this places too!