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2:22 pm on Saturday February 5, 2011

King Street's new Asian-style and earth-friendly restaurant (update: closed, for now)

Update February 4, closed: Seems there was a tenant-landlord dustup and W.O.K. is now closed.  A lot of the inner details of the debate aren't know, but there's now an immediate space available at 349 King Street and a restaurant in search of a new...
1:16 pm on Thursday July 8, 2010

W.O.K. turns up their dining and green volume

The green on King is spicing up their image offering table service, a new chef, eco-friendly liquors, new meals, and an outdoor dining spot; get the scoop on the changes at the Charleston City Paper. Now we just need to see if they've stopped the...
5:43 am on Sunday November 22, 2009

King Street's World Oriental Kitchen: It's East meets Green

Image by CHARLESTONFOODIEFUNImage by 20091122-food.jpgIf it's your first time at World Oriental Kitchen, many things will seem striking about King Street's newest, sustainable, Asian-inspired eatery: its lime green exterior, zen-rock studded...
2:59 am on Wednesday September 23, 2009

Local restaurants making the effort to go green

Image by Flickr user zenImage by 20090923-green.jpg In preparations for the grand opening in around a month, W.O.K. (World Oriental Kitchen) founder, Nick Bergelt, isn't cutting any corners in making his new restaurant as eco-friendly as possible....