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Stately, Southern and sophisticated, Charleston delights with every manner of uspcale amenity for the discerning traveler. 

 

Great Places to Eat:

Melfi’s

Classic cocktails, Roman-inspired pizza and a doorman who looks like he’s straight out of the Godfather. Melfi’s brings back the bygone feeling of ’50s supper clubs, but with a smart menu and sophisticated service to make it a modern hit. 843.513.0307 | eatatmelfis.com

 

Lewis BBQ

Go for the brisket, stay for the hot guts. And don’t forget to wear your eatin’ pants at this ode to Texas barbecue. 843.805.9500 | lewisbarbecue.com

 

 Goat.Sheep.Cow.North

As if the wall-to-wall assortment of cheeses weren’t enough, this beautiful bistro serves up a c’est si bon menu to match with croque provencal, ratatouille, and the mustn’t-miss “le hot dog.” 843.203.3118goatsheepcow.com

 

Great Places to Stay:

HarbourView Inn

 Located on Vendue Range, this beautiful hotel looks out onto the Charleston harbor and provides great access to galleries, restaurants, and historic sights all within walking distance. 843.853.8439harbourviewcharleston.com

 

 

The Dewberry

For mid-century modern luxury, you can’t do better than The Dewberry. Pro tip: Make a reservation for the hotel’s new rooftop Citrus Club bar for a panoramic view of the city. 843.558.8000 | thedewberrycharleston.com

 

The Hotel Bennett

The newest hotel to open in the city offers uncompromised luxury. Even if you can’t swing a room, it’s worth a trip to the rooftop bar or a visit to the pastry shop for a croissant and cappuccino.  843.835.2625 | hotelbennett.com

 

Great Places to Play:

Drayton Hall

For a true understanding of the Lowcountry’s history and how slavery shaped it, a visit to Drayton Hall is essential. Purchase the property pass with a home tour for a full understanding of Charleston’s rice economy. 843.769.2600 | draytonhall.com

 

Charleston Music Hall

From Jason Isbell to local bands like Susto, Stop Light Observations, and Shovels & Rope, Charleston Music Hall is the place to see live acts in an intimate venue located in the heart of downtown. 843.853.2252charlestonmusichall.com

 

PURE Theater

Contemporary theater doesn’t get much better than PURE. Fun Home, Straight White Men, Glengarry Glen Ross, The Testament of Mary… this company prides itself on tackling the most exciting works in theater today. 843.723.4444puretheatre.org

 

Great Places to Shop:

Fritz Porter Design Collective

This chic interior design store hosts a dozen vendors selling everything from bespoke pillows to textiles to wallpaper. 843.207.4804 | fritzporter.com

 

Lake Pajamas 

With bright pops of color in varying designs — short sets, nighties, button downs — this store will have you wanting to throw a pajama party. 843.805.8150 | lakepajamas.com

 

OOBE

OOBE Brand’s headquarters is filled with timeless cuts and super soft fabrics designed for the modern man. 843.793.1959 | oobe.com

 

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