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“Great lunch spot!”
Review of Cru Cafe

Cru Cafe
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Ranked #13 of 967 Restaurants in Charleston
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $30
Cuisines: American, Cafe
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Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Takeout
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: Downtown
Description: Located at 18 Pinckney Street, in a classic 18th century Charleston single-style home, Cru Café offers the best in upscale comfort food. Guests of the restaurant enjoy indoor and outdoor porch seating, gourmet comfort food, a wine list tailored to the varied menu and rich, satisfying desserts. It’s one of Charleston’s best kept secrets. Open for lunch and dinner Tuesday through Saturday.
Reviewed December 23, 2013

Great little spot for lunch in the center of town. Everything we tried was fantastic. I personally at the asian chicken salad, it was awesome…so good I considered asking for the recipe for the dressing. Don't miss Crue for lunch while viiting Charleston!

1  Thank Michael S
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Reviewed December 22, 2013

You must eat at this café while in Charleston---The barbecue brisket and shrimp sandwiches were the best---The strawberry bread pudding with whipped cream was a winner--
The waiter was friendly and provided good service.

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1  Thank SuzannePC
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Reviewed December 21, 2013

Cru Cafe is a great little lunch spot in Charleston. Cool, small, informal place with great food. Definitely a great spot for lunch.

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1  Thank nolabuck
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Reviewed December 21, 2013

Had lunch here and sat out on the porch. It was great fun. The food is excellent-the parmesan truffle fries are the best I have ever had. The prices are very good also for what you get. It is located in a house near the barns so it is a little different but in a good way. Will probably make this a regular stop when in Charleston.

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1  Thank oaklanding10
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Reviewed December 20, 2013

Having dined at all the "hot" spots in Charleston...all the award winning chefs...all the "here, here, here", I have found the best meal in Charleston. A small little resturant tucked away on a calm street...I have not had a better meal in this area.

1  Thank Alleycat0
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