Charleston SC Group Dinner
I am throwing a bacherlorette party for a group of poor early-twentysomethings. We are all interested in food and want somewhere that is fun and casual and definitely won't break the bank. I was looking at SNOB, which seems like a good fit. Any other suggestions? I looked 39 Rue de Jean, which I think might be too pricey for some members of the group?
Any suggestions for rooftop cocktail bars?
Raval, Chai's, Pearlz all have nice small plates and good atmosphere. The happy hours at Chai's and Pearlz are really good. Are you thinking sit down dinner or tapas?
I recently tried the new bar menu at Cypress. That was good and well priced. Not many large tables in the bar area though.
Social might be a good option too. It is pretty trendy and full of young, beautiful people. I have not eaten there myself, so I cannot comment on the quality of the food.
I moved from Charleston a couple years ago, but when I lived there I was a poor early-twentysomething too. The rooftop bars and Vendue Inn and Market Pavillion (both on East Bay, more or less across from each other) are fun, although I wouldn't recommend their food. Vendue is a bit more casual and college-y, Market Pavillion is more upscale.
Does anyone on this board know if Meritage is still open? It was always a great choice for well-priced tapas and a fun atmosphere. I don't know if they take reservations, but they definitely have room for a group.
I second Cypress - great food and a pretty place. Pearlz is fun, but it's a pretty small restaurant and I don't know if your group would be able to sit together. Blossom has good-priced options, too. Chai is also good, and has a patio area that could be fun if it's not too hot.
I hope this helps!
I've done several bachelorettes at SNOB and it worked perfectly for us.
I like the atmosphere at The Vendue in much better than Market Pavillion. The Vendue seems to appeal to a younger crowd. MP is beautiful and the appetizers there are very good to excellent.
hey! Thanks for the suggestions...I think I was at Cypress a few years ago, so I guess I'll look into that menu.