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Sunflower Cafe

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2366 Ashley River Rd, Charleston, SC 29414-4754
+1 843-571-1773
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

After driving by a million times, we finally stopped by! The atmosphere was friendly and everything you want a cafe to feel like. The staff was friendly and the food came out quick despite the cafe being packed. We both had one of the egg benedicts, and they did NOT disappoint! yummy!!!! We will definitely be back!

1 Thank Missy M
Charleston, South Carolina
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94 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small hometown feel, delicious sandwiches and friendly staff. Don't expect any frills and you don't need any, the food is real, good and exactly as described. The potato salad is definitely worth and try, along with whatever the soup of the day is!

1 Thank Dennis P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten here several times and the food has always been good, whether breakfast or lunch. Only thing, their coffee is terrible.

Thank David R
Wilmington , DE
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67 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited the café on our way to Magnolia Plantation. Would recommend this place to anyone headed there due to its convenient location along the way. Here you will find a typical southern breakfast with all the classics. Nice clean place with friendly service.

Thank StephenWilmington_DE
Johns Island, South Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

My pals and I meet here Saturday or Sunday for breakfast. Sunflower opens a little late, 8:00 am on Sat, 9:00 am on Sun., so get there early or there is a line. The food is consistently delicious, especially the benedicts. The spicy sausage benedict is plenty hot even for a leather-mouthed chili head like me. The crab and fried... More 

Thank Stephen J
Charleston, South Carolina
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34 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

They serve breakfast & lunch, but breakfast is what it is all about. I had scrambled eggs, bacon, and their breakfast potatoes tossed with onions & peppers, It also comes with a fresh hot biscuit, which tasted great. Their breakfast potatoes are the best I have ever tasted. My wife had one of there omelette's which she said was very... More 

Thank Larry A
Atlanta, Georgia
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179 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

We arrived on a Saturday morning around 10:30 and it was still quite busy. We wanted a table for four and had to wait about 15 or 20 minutes. They do have a small bar area you can sit at to order if you are solo or just a couple. Parking was ample outside. Once we were sat service throughout... More 

Thank soitgoes14
Moncks Corner, South Carolina
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Yep- this place is just as good as most place for breakfast. There is no reason that this place cannot compete with some of the more finer breakfast spots in Charleston.

Thank Moncks_Corner1
Ormond Beach, United States
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016

True southern hospitality in a down to earth cafe. Friendly, helpful staff & tasty food. A must stop for lunch on the way to or from visiting plantations. Enjoy!

Thank Ericka M
Charleston, South Carolina
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21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016

The omelets there are the bomb and the coffee is too. A nice little place for the visiting peeps to stop and get a great breakfast meal before heading out to the gardens and being forced into paying the BIG $$$ for food.

Thank Jimmy B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $10
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2366 Ashley River Rd, Charleston, SC 29414-4754
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-571-1773
Family owned and operated restaurant since 2005 serving Breakfast and Lunch 8:00 am - 2:00 pm Tuesday through Saturday. Serving breakfast Sunday 9:00 - 2:00. Reservations always accepted.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?