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Charleston's Cafe

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1039 Johnnie Dodds Blvd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-6155
18438567796
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8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Charleston
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Heading home to Murrells Inlet late one morning and was looking for breakfast. Found this on Trip Advisor. Went there and could see it's where the locals go to eat. Very friendly server and very friendly owner, Amber. Been opened for ten years so must be doing something right. My omelet was delicious and my wife had French toast. But... More 

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Thank Thomas A
Elkton, Maryland
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135 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great little cafe to get tried and true southern cooking. We got the chicken and waffles and it was delicious! My only qualm was that the sweet tea tasted like they added cinnamon to it and it wasn't too appetizing. Otherwise, the service was great and the food was excellent.

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Thank Brittany J
Odenton, Maryland
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying nearby for the holiday weekend and found the Charleston's Cafe on Yelp. We had a great breakfast. I loved the biscuits and gravy!!

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Thank xtinkbellx
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to Charleston Cafe. Everything was delicious! Omelets, chipper casserole (which are more like breakfast nachos), sweet potato muffins, and grits! We will definitely be back.

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Thank Brenda H
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A hidden gem of creative southern cusine. The New Orlean's eggs benedict is a Symphony of complex flavors. Their orange juice is fresh squeezed, there service was excellent!!! A short wait was worth great food.

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Thank David W
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Three friends and I met here for breakfast on a weekday morning. It was my first time here. The restaurant was busy, but we were seated and waited on quickly. I got the Battery BLT breakfast sandwich, which was very tasty. The portion size was huge, so I ended up boxing up 1/2, as did most of my friends. The... More 

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Thank CHSfood
Reading, Pennsylvania
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59 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

We just got to Mt. Pleasant and excited to be here and visit our favorite restaurant. I ordered something new, Shrimp and grits version 2.0. Wonderful. My wife ordered an omelet with crab meat also wonderful. The waiter was personable and represented the place well. Coffee was good. Great visit.

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Thank Lovethebeach100
Charlotte, North Carolina
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107 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

The food is average. Be ready to pay for each item. We went there after looking at the reviews. What are some of the people drinking??? This place may have started out as great but is now overrated. God help the wait staff. Not friendly and borderline racist... Be on the look out.

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Thank Phatboyzxxl
Ridgeville, South Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

This sweet surprise was just what we were looking for when we searched food near us! Great service and awesome food!

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Thank Sienna F
Lanoka Harbor, New Jersey
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Stopped at the Charleston Cafe for a quick bite to eat. Appeared to be a local favorite and offered all the basics for breakfast. Recommend for those on the go with friendly staff.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1039 Johnnie Dodds Blvd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-6155
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Mount Pleasant
  • Phone Number: 18438567796
Description
Charleston's Café has been serving the area's finest and most unique breakfast, lunch, and brunch cuisine for decades. Recently voted as East Cooper's Best Brunch restaurant, the great neighborhood café is one of Charleston's top family-run café and catering companies, implementing a delectable twist on traditional southern fare and friendly southern hospitality. The lunch menu features a selection of salads & sandwiches. Be sure to check out "the social scene going on and enjoy the creative dishes" as featured on the Food Network's Hungry Detective.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?