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Five Loaves Cafe

43 Cannon St, also Mt Pleasant location, Charleston, SC 29403-6068
+1 843-937-4303
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (35 reviews)
“soups” (132 reviews)
“soup sampler” (39 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
43 Cannon St, also Mt Pleasant location, Charleston, SC 29403-6068
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1 - 10 of 936 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was always packed, and you will understand why as soon as you take your first bite. Several selections to choose from, but make sure you save room for their dessert

Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This cozy little restaurant is located a bit off the tourist path in what appears might have been a former corner grocery store. Just two blocks over from King, if you are staying at the Hyatt or Homewood Suites, it is an easy walk from...More

Thank Mah_Murrini
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is a great selection of soups, salads, and sandwiches at lunch and great dinner options. I've never had a bad meal or bad service.

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We showed up right when they opened for breakfast and the place got filled quick. Ordered steak and eggs ( was great) and crab cakes benedict and loved it, except for the cheesy concoction on the side. Service was nice and quick and prices are...More

1  Thank Julia-Hawkins
murphyeve, Owner at Five Loaves Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for the positive review. See ya next time. casey

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had their turkey sandwich and soup sampler. Their tomato soup with crab is amazing. Highly recommend it. Service is also great. We came in a large group, and our waitress was very accommodating. This place was still pretty busy around 8:00 pm when we left.

Thank gaceygace
murphyeve, Owner at Five Loaves Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

thanks so much, tomato soup been with us since the beginning. 15 years and still making it. casey

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a cool little spot. Parking in lot across the street makes it easy. My daughter and I wanted a light lunch...this place delivered. Food was fresh and inventive...lots of unusual and yummy ingredients. Perfect place for vegan, gluten free, etc. Nice wine selection...service...More

Thank tenniswinegirl
murphyeve, Owner at Five Loaves Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

love the review, thanks so much. casey

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great selection of soups, many vegan. Had one of the daily special salads which was very good. Also had half a BLT on sourdough and that was one of the best I've every had. Servers were friendly and efficient. Small place. Has a juice bar...More

Thank Joseph A
murphyeve, Owner at Five Loaves Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

thanks so much, try the juice bar next time. casey

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good clean food with choices for all diets. Prices are very reasonable and great service. Very accommodating of dietary restrictions.

Thank Nottoopicky_12
murphyeve, Owner at Five Loaves Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much, we try to keep the prices as low as possible. casey

Reviewed 10 September 2017

Charming, friendly, and full of delightful surprises. The soup sampler delivers three small cups brimming with the daily specials - and they are truly special. Tomato with she crab, mexican chicken chile, carrot with ginger. Then choose a half salad or half sandwich, which would...More

Thank DeegieNYC
murphyeve, Owner at Five Loaves Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

I appreciate the positive review very much. Please come again. casey

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

My first visit: downtown Charleston location. Very affordable and an outstanding menu. Had the Pumpkin Seed Salmon, unbelievable!!! Service was depot on.

Thank Jim L
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jimbocu70
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Response from murphyeve | Property representative |
No sorry. It's all first come first serve.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Cannon St, also Mt Pleasant location, Charleston, SC 29403-6068
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-937-4303
Description
Eclectic cuisine focusing on locally sourced foods, vegetarian friendly and gluten free menu. Healthy menu with anti-biotic free meats and 15 years of success.
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