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Ladles Homemade Soups

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3125 Bees Ferry Rd, Ste D, Charleston, SC 29414-6624
+1 843-769-9800
10:00 - 20:00
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Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 20:00
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Woodstock, IL
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103 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for lunch. You order at the counter and they bring your entree to you. The service is fast and efficient. They had 8 soups, including chili, the day we were there. Sandwiches are also available.

Thank BobKathy
Trumansburg, New York
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our first vacation to Charleston, and finding great restaurants is a given. However, sometimes we come upon them unexpectedly and that is exactly what happened when we passed Ladles while walking back from breakfast. This location is a mainly residential street and the business is located on a lower level of a beautiful house that is being restored.... More 

Charleston, South Carolina
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Ladles has a great selection of soups, sandwiches and salads. I love the Greek lemon chicken soup with the grilled gooey pimento cheese sandwich. Yummy!!

Thank Sandra B
Charleston, South Carolina
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97 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The soups are very good but it is a little expensive beyond the half cup and half sandwich. But it is average. Your best bet here might be to take the soup home. Atmosphere is ok but not particularly welcoming. But for a small sandwich its ok.

Thank kerrtravelplans
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We love Ladles! This is a great stop on the way home from work to grab a quick meal! Also a great warm treat on cool days!!! The soups are always great! Samples are handed out to help you make your decision! The 3 bowl sampler is my favorite!!!

Thank Missy M
Uniontown, Pennsylvania
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70 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Have really well done soups, salads and sandwiches. Had the She Crab soup and a Pimiento Cheese Sandwich. Both were quite tasty. Friendly staff, very clean.

Thank Jacquie G
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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60 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

We were on a tight budget so when we discovered you could buy frozen quarts for $2 each we bought 6 and fed 5 of us for $15 with leftovers!

Thank Jane B
Los Angeles
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258 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

What a terrific and quick lunch we enjoyed at Ladles in downtown old town Charleston, S.C., near the university! A selection of half a dozen homemade soups and a chicken or turkey chili, and several salads. Our soup, chili and salads were delicious! If we lived nearby, we'd dine there regularly. But we were on vacation. Tiny, with 3 or... More 

Thank vinojeff
Leesville, South Carolina
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66 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

Entire family came here for lunch and everyone loved the soups.Beautiful decor and new set up.Exceptionally clean and inviting place.Thanks!!!!

Thank Gena C
Hinesville, Georgia
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Stopped in on a long weekend in Charleston because of reviews-- we expected a good soup and salad. We had awesome soups and sandwiches. Customer service was AMAZING. They were so gracious at the counter with us first-timers. We sampled several soups before we both decided we had to have the buffalo chicken soup! It was so gooood! My husband... More 

Thank ENHH6

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
American, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3125 Bees Ferry Rd, Ste D, Charleston, SC 29414-6624
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-769-9800

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?