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Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe

78 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3118
+1 843-853-8270
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (111 reviews)
“cake” (235 reviews)
“berry cobbler” (39 reviews)
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American, Cafe
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
78 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3118
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Reviewed 4 days ago

In search of a late night dessert we stopped into Kaminsky's. It's pretty much an annex to TBonz. The desserts were delicious. I was feeling adventuresome and tried the unlikely combination of cherry and lime cheesecake. It was great. My wife had the pineapple cake...More

Thank bbell98138
thanksfordining, Guest Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for joining us at Kaminsky's! We are glad you enjoyed everything, and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve literally never had anything here that wasn’t tasty. The toll house pie ala mode and apple pie ala mode are family favorites. There can be a lengthy wait on weekend and during tourist season, but on weeknights in the off season there’s plenty of...More

Thank Laurel G
thanksfordining, Guest Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Laurel, Thank you for your SWEET 5 star review!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stumbled upon Kaminsky's and I'm so glad we did! Fantastic hot cocoa and their martinis are to die for! The service was great, the prices were fair and the atmosphere was intimate and relaxing. It was a wonderful way to kill an hour or...More

Thank DDSQ
thanksfordining, Guest Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your sweet review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Desert Bar ... It is a Desert Bar ... That is all you need to know. Tons of tasty things, you will find something for you.

Thank WinddancerSoto
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing Kaminsky's! We are glad you enjoyed the desserts & look forward to serving you again! Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We timed our arrival perfectly. When we entered and saw the dessert case. The choice was difficult but I went with the Banana Cream Pie. I had seen others review it on Trip Advisor and decided it would be a great choice. I was not...More

Thank Rogerm213
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Kaminsky's, we are thrilled you enjoyed the dessert selections! We hope to serve you a slice of the sweet life again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I should’ve gotten the pie. I’ve wanted pie for 2 nights but every time we went, there was a cluster of people blocking the door. My husband doesn’t do well with crowds that’s why here in January. Made it in on our last night &...More

Thank tydings
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Kaminsky's, we are glad you came to visit us and hope you will come back to try a slice of our pie soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great coffee and wine toped offf with multiple great deserts. Coconut cream pie out of this world. Mixed berry cobbler incredible.

Thank Glenn J
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Glenn, Thank you for choosing Kaminsky's! We are thrilled you enjoyed the coffee, wing & desserts while dining with us. We would love to serve you a slice of the sweet life again! Cheers!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I absolutely love this idea. I rarely have room for dessert right after dinner, so we actually went a few times to this dessert bar while we were visiting. The key lime pie was delicious. We also had some Irish Coffees, and my husband got...More

Thank AmesAmes
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Kaminsky's! We are glad you enjoyed the key lime pie & coffees while dining with us. We hope to serve you a slice of the sweet life again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to stop in at the end of the day for a drink and/or dessert or both! Expect to wait because it is that good!!!

Thank lneal0124
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Kaminsky's & the review! We hope to serve you again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has the best pies in Charleston Area. Try the Coconut Cream it is wonderful. Prices are in line with other places in the area.

Thank Tomgoss1
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Kaminsky's, we are glad you enjoyed the coconut cream pie and hope to serve you a slice of the sweet life agin soon! Cheers!

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cwsams
27 June 2017|
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Response from Coolmaker | Reviewed this property |
I don't know, but I rather doubt it.
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Shelly183
19 May 2016|
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Response from TallyFL | Reviewed this property |
The cake slices are quite large.....almost like a small cake. I would think they would sell a whole cake
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8
Cuisine
Meals
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3118
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-853-8270
Description
Located in downtown Charleston, Kaminsky's "most excellent" desserts are prepared fresh each day by our talented pastry chefs with selections changing daily. We encourage you to explore our selection of signature desserts housed in the case at the front door.Relax and enjoy your most excellent selection of dessert with a beverage. In addition to our vast array of specialty coffees, we also offer a full beer, wine and liquor selection.Our signature desserts can be ordered for any special occasion or celebration. We ask that you call our restaurants to reserve your favorite gourmet cake or pie at least 48 hours in advance.
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