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Magnolias

Magnolias

Magnolias. As always, I look forward to dinner anywhere downtown. I was excited when a great friend of mine requested that her final meal as a Charleston resident (she hightailed it back to Alabama, imagine that) be dinner downtown. I began to check reviews and see what new places were out there that we had not yet been to when…

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Swig & Swine

Swig & Swine

Who knew that growing up a Yankee would, many years down the road, lead to being corrected countless times for ‘regional speech errors’ upon moving to the great American South. Take barbecue for example. In New Jersey, a barbecue is the actual event that people attend. Here in the South, you head on over to a cookout and the cue…

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Grace & Grit

Grace & Grit

Owner and chef Frank Kline really has something special here. On just about my tenth stop at this place for dinner, I decided to make Grace & Grit among my first write-ups on where to eat in Charleston. So many afternoons, I’ll be leaving my office on East Bay Street and be approached by visiting out-of-towners asking where to eat,…

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