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Top bar recommendations from locals

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“Right Across the street. Try the whipped feta, absolutely delicious! This turns into a great bar at night too! ”
  • 40 locals recommend
Bar
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“Amazing homemade Italian pasta and fare! Intimate dining environment great for couples or groups alike.”
  • 35 locals recommend
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“Best pizza in town! While you are there pop over to the owners other establishment-Cutty’s. This is one of Charleston’s best dive bars located across the street. ”
  • 28 locals recommend
Comfort Food Restaurant
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“Best paella! Plus for those who like to drive instead of walk or bike this restaurant has its own parking lot! I’ve been told this is the place of the oldest bar in Charleston. That the building used to be a pirate bar. I’m local but I’m not sure on that one. ”
  • 28 locals recommend
Bar
“Our favorite! A must stop for a drink before you head to dinner or maybe on your way home. Can't beat the atmosphere and friendly neighborhood company.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Bar
“Another dive bar that is bit of a walk if its too hot out but a short uber ride away. They sell the most PBR in the USA.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Palmetto is my favorite brewery in the area due to its wide selection of beers and overall fun vibe. Go on a Friday night and for $10 you can try axe throwing from 5-9!”
  • 25 locals recommend
Bar
“My favourite spot for late night bites and when you just need a good stiff drink. ”
  • 36 locals recommend
Restaurant
“One of our favorite bars downtown, they often have live music. Kind of divey but always a good time. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Bar
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“This is a charming spot with an interesting bar staff, mixed drinks, food, and music selection and typically has DJ's that play anything from disco to house to 90s RnB. Located a half-mile away from busy and chaotic King Street bar scene. If you need a dim-lit hideaway at 10pm, this is your spot. Starts getting busy on weekend nights around midnight. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“This wine bar is really quiet and romantic. The wine list is extensive and the food is delicious! Great for a date!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“This is a personal fave of ours. Local 616 is a spacious, but intimate local's bar with an excellent happy hour, a pool table, dart board, giant jenga, a patio in the back, and a couple of TVs in case you're trying to catch an important game. Karaoke is on Thursdays and they host local music on occasion. The owner, Dwayne and his staff are extremely down-to-earth and friendly! ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
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“Like wine? Like funky jams? This is the place for you. Buy a bottle of wine and enjoy some great tunes by the owner and DJ aficionado. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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  • 1 local recommends
Food
“Was a lovely little wine bar - super cozy for date nights. It's about to be under new ownership though so you may want to check this spot before making plans. ”
  • 1 local recommends
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  • 1 local recommends