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Restaurants to Avoid

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Restaurants to Avoid

I'll be in town for a wedding in July and I've noted there seem to be many recommended restaurants in the historic district. With my limited time in town I'm looking forward to some wonderful food. Are there are any places in the historic district which are known tourist traps with overpriced not so great food that should be avoided?

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$$$$, American, Steakhouse
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$$$$, American, Contemporary
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$$$$, Seafood, American, Steakhouse
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21. Re: Restaurants to Avoid

Per the previous post - I always avoid any restaurant with a “hawker,” or a person dressed like a large shrimp, or similar.

I might have missed a great place, here, or there, but doubt it.

Good luck,


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22. Re: Restaurants to Avoid

Is there a certain area of town that tends to have a concentration of good places to eat? Speaking mainly for fun places to eat for lunch/diner that have some character. Not really fancy, more like places we can visit in shorts and a tshirt.

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23. Re: Restaurants to Avoid

Not in the historic district, not that is a "good" restaurant anyway. At any of the beaches you can do this. Also at a number of places in the suburbs. Mt. Pleasant, West Ashley, etc. If you can manage to wear nice shorts (not running/sports shorts) and a polo style shirt, then there are better options in the HD.

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