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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Storage Facility
“Iconic Street for Shopping in town with everything from local finds to antiques to chains and dining ”
  • 116 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON: Best fried chicken and fried shrimp in trendy atmosphere with good vibe. Siam salad is the best salad anywhere. First come first serve; can be a long wait during peak times. Valet parking across the street.”
  • 88 locals recommend
Park
“Loads of southern island activities, walking and bike trails, crabbing and fishing. ”
  • 82 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“My Charleston home bar! Live music by some of my close friends almost every night here, punch bowls if you're partying with several people, plus a patio rooftop! Definitely try the “Double Standard” if you like something a little spicy.”
  • 63 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
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“southern dishes reimagined: Chef Sean Brock’s first real venture in the South; serving organic and traditional dishes.”
  • 77 locals recommend
Vietnamese Restaurant
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“Tasty small Asian inspired menu. Great cocktails and outdoor patio area. Worth a visit!”
  • 102 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Great place in North Charleston also near the North Charleston Coliseum to shop with several restaurants.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Park
“When its hot and humid and everyone needs a good cool down, the kids can play in the fountain while the adults picnic in the grass. Right on the water, this is a great spot for a summer day!”
  • 43 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Neighborhood fav. Very good food with casual vibe and reasonable prices. Worth a visit in your not in the mood for fancy. ”
  • 53 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Shem Creek is a must in your trip to Charleston. Reds is one of many restaurants in the area with excellent seafood including local favorites like low country boil, she crab soup, and the best shrimp and grits I've ever had!”
  • 65 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Beautiful historic plantation. Request a window seat with reservations at the on site restaurant ”
  • 62 locals recommend
Music Venue
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“One of the most popular and diverse music venues in the city. Bar scene offering a few items from a food truck. Be sure to look them up on Facebook or Google for their daily band line-ups!”
  • 78 locals recommend
Park
“Free Park by the Battery 59 locals recommend White Point Garden is a 5.7 acre public park located in peninsular Charleston, South Carolina, at the tip of the peninsula. It is the southern terminus for the Battery, a defensive seawall and promenade. It is bounded by East Battery, Murray Blvd., King St., and South Battery. It is surrounded by Antebellum homes by some of Charleston's founding fathers. Web: www.charlestonparksconservancy.org/park/white-point-garden Address: The Battery, Charleston, SC 29401”
  • 62 locals recommend
Diner
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“Page’s Okra Grill is minutes away outside the neighborhood. Great seafood and American classic cuisine for reasonable prices. No reservation required.”
  • 57 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Evo makes delicious gourmet pizzas as well as fresh unique salads. It is one of our favorite places. ”
  • 52 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Super fancy seafood. We love every single dish! Needs reservations unless you want to sit at the bar. So good!”
  • 51 locals recommend