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Cafe framboise

159 Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-1956
+1 843-414-7241
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“crepes” (63 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
159 Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-1956
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Travel off the beaten path and enjoy the wonderful tastes of France 🇫🇷 in a small cafe on King. The pastries are delicious and the breakfast choices were wonderful and good too! No waiting in long lines for mediocre food. Eat in or outside. Don’t...More

Thank Dillon66
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small cafe with indoor and outdoor seating. The seating indoors ranges from individual tables to large communal hightop tables. The pastry case is to die for, but they have great hot cooked options as well. It's a friendly low-key casual spot, but...More

Thank bbyckes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love a fresh croissant with Cafe au lait and this place didn't disappoint! Beautiful baked goods-my daughter had the quiche and loved it. Shower walk from the market and well worth it

Thank Cyndi H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was craving a spinach and cheese croissant on my birthday so my boyfriend found this place and we went downtown to get one. It was a very cute place, nice selection, good coffee, nice atmosphere. Only a few things that could have been better:...More

Thank Deanna S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was hands down the best breakfast place we found in historical downtown Charleston. The food is authentic, fresh, and delicious. There is a nice patio if the weather isn't too steamy, along with indoor seating. They serve lunch items as well.

Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove down from Columbia with my son and DIL for a day in Charleston and stopped here for a snack before sightseeing and lunch after. My son and DIL had been there before and raved about the food. The ham and cheese croissant and...More

Thank Tammy W
MATMILL, Owner at Cafe framboise, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Tammy, Thank you for your feedback. As your experience was overall good, we are concerned about how your ham and cheese croissant & Croque Monsieur, were heated. While we warm up the croissants for 30 seconds in the microwave to warm up the inside,...More

Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

Tiny, delicious, and oh so French! We walked here after discovering our original destinations were just too far in the heat (and with one of my part in a boot), but we were lucky we did! All of the treats looked delicious, but this tart...More

Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

best way to get started in Charleston is at Cafe framboise ... cappuccino and a freshly baked chocolate croissant was perfect!

Thank Frank M
Reviewed May 25, 2018

France is literally across the water for us, not only have we travelled extensively in France but we have both worked for a French company, so we had high expectations of this cafe. The decor was bright and cheery, the owner greeted everyone with a...More

Thank Digboo22
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Great place to stop if breakfast. Priced right. Inside and outside seating. Very friendly staff. Will be back.

Thank Dana L
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Melissa M
July 16, 2018|
Response from Frank M | Reviewed this property |
... do not know ... visit was focused on breakfast ...
May 15, 2018|
Response from M L | Reviewed this property |
I was visiting, not an owner.
November 21, 2016|
Response from MATMILL | Property representative |
Yes, you can order the quiche slices through the website. If you want to order a whole quiche, you will need to call us, to place an order. 843-414-7241. Thanks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $15
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159 Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-1956
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-414-7241
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Breakfast & Lunch French Cafe, serving crepes, quiches, salads, sandwiches, gourmets plates, specialty espresso coffees, croissants, French Pastries, Wine and Beer.
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