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Tazikis Cafe

306 King St, Charleston, SC 29401-6400
+1 843-576-3540
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“gyros” (25 reviews)
“greek salad” (27 reviews)
“grilled chicken” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 8:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
306 King St, Charleston, SC 29401-6400
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For the quality of food you get and the price you pay, this is a great place to eat. You order at the counter and they bring your food to the table. I ordered the tomato and basil soup which was awesome! In addition, I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FlyAaron
Andrew C, Public Relations Manager at Tazikis Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review, FlyAaron! We were happy to be bringing the Tomato Basil Soup back this year and paired with the hummus trias, sounds like a winning combo. W really appreciate you taking the time to post this! Look forward to...More

Reviewed 20 October 2018

I have eaten at almost all of the Tazikis in Birmingham (home base for company), but the food at this location, I must say, is the best! It was so good Tuesday that I had it again Wednesday. I had the hummus dip appetizer (yes,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank R S
Andrew C, Public Relations Manager at Tazikis Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2018

Wow, we are so flattered by this review that we shared it on our social media. There are a lot of choices on King Street so thank you for choosing Taziki's both days! Thank you so much for taking the time to post this review,...More

Reviewed 18 October 2018

We stopped into Tazikis for lunch before a tour in Charleston. The staff found a table for 5 of us, and we received our food quickly. Two of us ordered the chicken gyro and three the salad combination plate. The gyro was good but could...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank gingerlee13
Andrew C, Public Relations Manager at Tazikis Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. Please don't be afraid to ask for extra dressing, we don't charge for it and would have loved to correct the error. Hope you'll visit us again!

Reviewed 10 October 2018

We went to this place by accident.we were lost downtown Charleston.I ordered a Greek salad and it was good. The gyros were greasy and cold.not the best food or the worse either.More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank martine028
Andrew C, Public Relations Manager at Tazikis Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Thank you for providing your feedback and letting us know about this issue, Martine028. We set a high standard for ourselves and are truly sorry to hear that standard was not met in your interaction with us. Please get in touch with us on (843)...More

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Think of Taziki’s as the fast food of Greek food. The service is fast and the food is good. I always get the Taziki with pita and the steak Greek salad. It usually takes them less than 10 minutes to get everything ready for a...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank BMeghanG
Andrew C, Public Relations Manager at Tazikis Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you for your post, BMeghanG. Call us what you want but know that the Taziki sauce was made that morning, so was the pita and your salad was made when you ordered it (good choice, by the way)! You can save those 10 minutes...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

We had beef gyros with cucumber/ tomato salad as one side and roasted potatoes for the other. Someone also got spanikopita and some sandwiches. I focused on my gyro. Good lemonade also as a change from soft drinks.The tazuki sauce was thick and very nice....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank B W
Andrew C, Public Relations Manager at Tazikis Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Thank you so much for this post, BW!

Reviewed 10 September 2018

We had an appointment at the Apple Store oh King Street but it was an hour ahead; what to do? Let's do lunch! Where? Let's do Tazikis, just across the street! That's what we did! Great food! I had a chicken gyro with pesto, my...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Grumley3
Andrew C, Public Relations Manager at Tazikis Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Thank you so much for posting your review. We look forward to serving you again!

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Arrived in town after 8pm, and was looking for food on King Street. No chain restaurants for me, but didn't want to wait forever for table service. I found Tazikis and noticed barely anyone inside. Upon entered the two guys at the counter welcomed me...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank John2728
DawnGinSC, Guest Relations Manager at Tazikis Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post your review. Although we are a multi-location restaurant, we are owned locally and use only fresh ingredients. No microwaves or fryers. So your food comes out fast and fresh. Thanks for stopping by and hope to see...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We were visiting Charleston for our anniversary and stopped in for lunch while wandering King Street. We both had the Grilled Chicken Basil Pesto Gyro and it was delicious. Very fresh and tasty. My wife is a health coach and her eye was drawn to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank LutmanT
Reviewed 1 August 2018

I ordered a spicy Pimento cheese and a Dolmades plate to eat. The Pimento cheese neither was spicy nor had any taste at all! The taste of the Dolmades stuff was ok more or less. Both of these dishes had nothing to do with greek...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Thomas D
DawnGinSC, Guest Relations Manager at Tazikis Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Thanks for giving us a try, Thomas. We are sorry that you you did not enjoy the Spicy Pimento Cheese. Our Pimento Cheese is a homage to our Southern location however, Dolmades are a Greek dish. Since you like dips, maybe try our new Whipped...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 King St, Charleston, SC 29401-6400
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-576-3540
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Description
Get away from the busy pace of your life and the noise of the world. Step through our doors and discover a place where we combine extraordinary food with meaningful connections. Look around and you may notice the pictures on the wall that tell the story of Keith and Amy Richards' 1997 trip to Greece where they encountered big-hearted people around small table cafe's that inspired Taziki's. Our Mediterranean-inspired menu has a bit of a southern accent, which we make from scratch everyday. Watch us prepare your meal through our open kitchens, and enjoy the relaxing music and quiet environment that is designed for conversation and community gatherings. After all, in a world hungry for connection and happiness, relationships are what matter most. Need to get away? Time to escape to Taziki's.
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