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Santi's Restaurante Mexicano

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1302 Meeting Street Rd, Charleston, SC 29405-9332
(843) 722-2633
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Charleston, South Carolina
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was sub par, salsa was sweet, drinks were watered down. Service was sub par as well didn't pay much attention.

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Thank Jeremy S
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The salsa was sooooo good. Maybe one of the best chips and salsa I have had. My burrito was average, a little below expectations as the cheese wasn't even melted inside. But the salsa made up for it, in some ways

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Thank Valicia B
Tampa, Florida
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food, average drinks but great drink prices. Excellent service. Interesting decorations. Outside seating allows dogs.

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Thank Planefun601
Charleston, South Carolina
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79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Love this friendly authentic Mexican food ! Happy hour is great with deep discounts on draft beer and margaritas. Love the salsa, just enough onions and spices too!

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Thank marylou72
Charleston, South Carolina
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

A birthday celebration brought us to Santi's. Our family and friends enjoyed a fun atmosphere, great food and a friendly staff. Our waiter engaged our children in Spanish having been told they are learning the language in school. Every entrée was delicious. Burritos, enchiladas even the salsa was great.

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Thank Exchange1771
Charleston
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

Santi's is located in what used to be a Huddle House. It sits on North Morrison Drive, nearly in North Charleston. When it first opened, we thought it might be dicey. Now, many years down the road, it's still as good as it always has been. More authentic than most, they serve a wide variety of dishes. My favorites include... More 

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Thank Teresa J
Columbus, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

My son loves this restaurant because he can get a vegan entrée. It's one of his favorites and he takes everyone who visits there. Food and drinks are good and so is the service. We enjoyed sitting outdoors.

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Thank Patsy D
Montreal
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

I was recommended this place by a chef of a local smokehouse who was a mexican food aficionado. I was glad I listened. I went for supper the place was packed. I managed to get a seat outside on their patio which was really busy and festive. the chips and salsa were fresh and tasty I ordered the Camoromes ala... More 

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Thank Aleks_57
New Jersey
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192 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

Quick update. Went again and still great. Fresh food, reasonable. Great margaritas. They just keep it real

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Thank NewJerseylovedGreece
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

By authentic I mean it's okay. Good and solid average Mexican. They like to put lots of cheese on tamales and burritos, which is fine if you like it. Margaritas are good. Service is great. Atmosphere is of a hard working family restaurant. I had the pork enchiladas with green sauce, and ate it all happily. Not too salty and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1302 Meeting Street Rd, Charleston, SC 29405-9332
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: (843) 722-2633

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?