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9:51 am on Wednesday March 12, 2014

Al pastor, tacos, tamales, BYOB: Raul's new location is open

After the closure of the Rivers Avenue location, Raul's Maya del Sol is now dishing up classic eats on Montague Avenue in North Charleston.
12:00 pm on Thursday September 27, 2012

Raul's Mexican Grill kicking off a brunch menu (Update: Closed)

Image by Raul's Mexican GrillRaul's makes a spot on taco.Update September 27: Raul's Taqueria & Mexican Grill in North Charleston has closed. Signs on the outside of the building are promoting a new restaurant, Phuong, which will be opening soon...
3:51 am on Thursday May 17, 2012

Yes, yes: Chipotle is now open in Charleston

Image by Twitpic user "Ryan Belk" In Belk's words, "Praise the Lord Chipotle is finally in Charleston!"Haven't you heard? Chipotle has brought it's much beloved burritos and derivative "Mexican grill" items to the Lowcountry. Yes, the chain has...
2:08 pm on Tuesday May 8, 2012

New Belgium Beer Dinner at Five Loaves Cafe

Five Loaves Cafe is hosting a New Belgium Beer Dinner on Tuesday, May 22 at 6:30pm. The cost is only $30/person for 4 beers & 4 courses! MUST CALL AHEAD FOR RESERVATION, so call our friends at Five Loaves before this event sells out! 843-805-...
4:09 am on Tuesday August 9, 2011

Port Royal's Taco Burger closes shop (update: Now David's Crab House)

Farewell, Taco Burger Updated August 9: According to a sign posted the spot that once was Taco Burger now will be David's Crab House. That's all we know right now. We'll keep you posted. Reported June 15: It wasn't much more than a shed of a...
7:30 am on Saturday March 26, 2011

Berto's Grill moving to Habersham Marketplace (update: It's open!)

Updated March 25: Berto's Grill opened out at Habersham this past Wednesday, and word is area residents were clamoring for it with lines out the door on Friday night. Berto’s is open seven days a week and its hours are Sunday through Thursday, 11 a....
5:57 am on Wednesday November 24, 2010

Caliente's 'Lowcountry Mexican' cuisine on Johns Island gets a thumbs up

Image by Caliente Caliente's Senor Bubba Picante.If you're someone who drives down Savannah Highway way out where all those dang left turners to Johns Island back up the road, you may have also noticed new Lowcountry-Mexican spot Caliente during...
9:13 am on Thursday October 7, 2010

SLED stifles statewide, $5.5 million heroin ring (updated)

Image by Flickr user Thomas Marthinsen Update October 8: As promised, The Post and Courier has expanded upon yesterday's report. Read the updated post here. First reporting: The State Law Enforcement Division reports that they have successfully...
3:31 am on Wednesday October 28, 2009

El Centro Americano Restaurante and Grocery: pupusa heaven

Image by Flickr user slanderImage by 20091028-central.jpg The Charleston City Paper's Jeff Allen has written a rave review of Ladson's El Centro Americano Restaurante and Grocery. The small, tucked away, Central American grocery store has all of the...
2:41 am on Thursday June 4, 2009

Johns Island taco cart dishes up cheap and great food

These taco trucks are often legendary for their great prices and even better Mexican food, and it's great to know that one doesn't have to go to North Charleston to find one. The Post and Courier's Rob Young has the rundown, go take a read.