Top 15 South Carolina Southern Restaurants

By Scoutology Staff

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1. Husk Restaurant; Charleston

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76 Queen St, Charleston, South Carolina
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Husk Restaurant is a locally sourced restaurant with an ever changing menu including things like po’boys with smoked tomato remoulade.

2. Mr. Friendly’s; Columbia

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2001-A Greene St, Columbia, South Carolina
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Mr. Friendly’s is a great place for Southern seafood. They have pecan crab cakes and peach mustard BBQ glaze salmon.

3. Poogan’s Porch; Charleston

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72 Queen St, Charleston, South Carolina
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Poogan’s Porch is a beautiful Southern restaurant offering dishes like fried alligator salad and sweet tea glazed salmon.

4. Southern Culture; Greenville

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2537 N Pleasantburg Dr, Greenville, South Carolina
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Southern Culture is a bar with excellent cocktails and a fabulous brunch.

5. Hominy Grill; Charleston

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207 Rutledge Ave, Charleston, South Carolina
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Hominy Grill has rich country food like blackstrap molasses bbq ribs and shrimp okra beignets.

6. Live Oak Lowcountry Cuisine; Hilton Head Island

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100 N Sea Pines Dr, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
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Live Oak Lowcountry Cuisine is a stunning restaurant with dishes like duck breast with Creole rice and cider braised collards.

7. High Cotton; Greenville

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550 South Main Street, Suite 100, Greenville, South Carolina
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High Cotton is a lovely riverfront restaurant serving dishes like bacon wrapped quail and apple-mustard glazed pork.

8. Kiki’s Chicken And Waffles; Columbia

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110 Columbia Northeast Dr, Columbia, South Carolina
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Kiki’s Chicken And Waffles offers seven different kinds of waffles as well as fried okra and cream corn nuggets.

9. A Lowcountry Backyard Restaurant; Hilton Head Island

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32 Palmetto Bay Rd, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
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A Lowcountry Backyard Restaurant is a lovely country restaurant serving potato chip meatloaf, seafood and grits.

10. Julep’s Bistro; Columbia

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120 Sparkleberry Crossing Rd Suite 4, Columbia, South Carolina
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Julep’s Bistro offers fried crawfish tails and fried green tomatoes with corn chutney.

11. Doc’s Barbeque And Southern Buffet; Columbia

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1601 Shop Rd, Columbia, South Carolina
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Doc’s Barbeque And Southern Buffet is a great place for Southern cooking at a reasonable price.

12. Keg Cowboy; Lexington

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108 E. Main Lexington, SC
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Keg Cowboy is actually a beer garden with a rotating menu of creative Southern food.

13. Simply Southern Smokehouse; Myrtle Beach

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1913 Mr Joe White Ave, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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Simply Southern Smokehouse is a Southern BBQ buffet with classic like pickled okra, BBQ chicken and peach cobbler.

14. Ruby Lees; Hilton Head

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46 Old Wild Horse Road, Hilton Head Island, SC
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Ruby Lees serves pork chops, okra, collard greens and ox tail stew.

15. The Pompous Pig; Anderson

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3320 N Main St, Anderson, South Carolina
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The Pompous Pig grills up classic BBQ like pulled pork, ribs and brisket melts.

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