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12:09 am on Friday February 22, 2013

The Ordinary makes GQ list of outstanding restaurants

Mike Lata's seafood oriented "The Ordinary" has recieved plenty of local praise, and now the Upper King Street spot has earned a place on GQ's list, "The 12 Most Outstanding Restaurants of 2013", compiled by Alan Richman. On The Ordinary Richman...
6:16 am on Wednesday February 6, 2013

'The Ordinary' earns praise for its food and concept

Image by The Ordinary Writing for the Charleston City Paper, Robert Moss says that Mike Lata's oyster-focused restaurant The Ordinary has freeing limitations. The restaurant inside a revamped former Bank of America building at 544 King Street.
3:41 am on Tuesday December 18, 2012

FIG restauranteurs opening 'The Ordinary' this Wednesday

Image by David McCarus/The Ordinary At a preview spin up meal inside The Ordinary.Come Wednesday, December 19, the highly anticipated Ordinary restaurant is due to be open on Upper King Street.  Being opened by Mike Lata and Adam Nemirow, from...
12:17 pm on Tuesday December 11, 2012

Einstein Bros Bagels coming to CCU campus

Since 1995 Einstein Bros Bagels have been serving up hot bagels and coffee and, according to them, they are the country's largest operator of bagel bakeries and about to open their first shop in the area.  The Einstein Bros will be located at...
10:38 am on Wednesday November 21, 2012

The Green Door Pop Up Preview Dinner

The folks behind the super popular Roti Rolls food truck are trying their hand at a more permanent locale. They took over a portion of Big John’s on East Bay Street and will use the space to open The Green Door. They have dubbed the establishment a...
12:18 pm on Wednesday October 17, 2012

Florida-based Sloan's Ice Cream coming to the Grand Strand

Sloan's Ice Cream on Facebook If the wave of froyo shops isn't your favorite, worry not.  A new, but unique, ice cream shop is headed to the Grand Strand. According to the Sun News, Sloan's Ice Cream, based in Florida, has fun decor and interesting...
11:31 am on Tuesday July 17, 2012

New steakhouse coming to downtown Charleston: Burwell's Stone Fire Grill

A new steakhouse is coming to downtown Charleston on Market Street.  Dubbed Burwell's Stone Fire Grill, they're aiming to open late summer on the Charleston Market. Owner-operators will be John Thomas and Kenneth Emery and Charleston native Eric...
5:52 am on Monday July 16, 2012

New Santi's Restaurante Mexicano to open in old Momma Brown's spot on Coleman Boulevard (Open)

Image by YelpUpdate July 16: The new Santi's location has officially opened for business and is bringing in a solid crowd. You'll find the same menu items as the Upper Meeting Street spot, but apparently less air conditioning. Diners who have...
6:16 am on Wednesday May 23, 2012

FIG restauranteurs to open 'The Ordinary' on Upper King Street

Image by The Ordinary Mika Lata and Adam Nemirow Update: Open as of December 18. Mike Lata and Adam Nemirow, owners of FIG (232 Meeting St.), have announce their intentions to open a new restaurant in the vacant Bank of America building at 544 King...
5:42 am on Wednesday February 8, 2012

Heart Woodfire Kitchen opens on James Island (updated x2: more love from the City Paper)

Image by Flickr user basheertome Updates are at the bottom: First reporting: Heart Woodfire Kitchen is slated to open today at 11 a.m. in the former spot of the Daily Dose, just off of Folly Road at 1622 Highland Avenue. Heart, helmed by chef Glenn...