Where to eat when you’ve had too much to drink

When in Rome, “do as the Romans do.” Or in my case, “when at the College of Charleston do as the college students do.” By this, I’m mostly talking about the typical drunken college experience, which involves going out any night of the week you’d like and after consuming a necessary amount of alcohol, stuffing […]

7 events that showcase Charleston’s cuisine, culture

As the Southeast grows culturally, all eyes are on Charleston, S.C., as the culinary golden child, alluring and attractive to tourists. The Holy City is a booming hub of Southern culture, full of gorgeous architecture, historic charm and acclaimed restaurants. The best way to commend Charleston’s greatness is throwing events in celebration of all the […]

Eating through Barcelona one tapas at a time

Barcelona, Spain, is a city filled with rich culture and history. Whether you are walking through the winding streets of the Gothic Quarter or enjoying the unique architecture of Antoni Gaudí, Barcelona is a city of pure beauty. And that beauty comes in all shapes and sizes but mostly through its food, which serves as […]

Where to eat in Charleston when you’re broke af: a memoir

Being a college student in a town that thrives off tourist prices like Charleston is not an easy undertaking. That weekly budget plan you made at the beginning of the semester can be difficult to stick to when you highly value Taco Tuesdays at Fuel. Before you know it you find yourself broke but with […]

9 best Charleston food deals you’re missing

Whether you’re ballin’ on a college budget or just love a good deal, Charleston has plenty of restaurants that may have what you’ve been looking for. The Holy City is known for its roots in the food industry with some of the best restaurants that you can’t miss and with these deals, here’s your chance. […]

6 high-end meals on a low-end budget

Running low on cash but want gourmet meals? No problem! Here in Charleston, that is easy to find. Charleston has become a culinary hotspot over the past few years offering endless options for every sort of craving. From pizza to salad, you can find hearty, high-quality meals without the high-priced bill. To indulge in a […]

Cheat sheet: Top 5 healthiest eats around CofC campus

Being a college student in a food driven city makes it SO hard to maintain a healthy diet on a regular basis. Fortunately, Charleston is home to some of the most delicious eateries that are sure to help you shed that freshman 15. From salads to smoothies, there are many great health inspired restaurants on […]

Must.Have.Sesame.Sticks

An avid snacker, I had always considered Gardetto’s Snack Mix the cream of the crop of all snack mixes until General Mills committed a serious crime – the retraction of its delicious sesame sticks. While this may be a minor issue for some, I was deeply disturbed by the absence of my beloved crunchy, chubby […]

The most savory foodie Instagram accounts to follow

There are famous foodie Instagrammers who share the philosophy that if you did not Instagram the meal, it is as if you never even ate it. Then, there are the foodies at heart, who let’s just face it, are too lazy and too hungry to stop and take a photoshoot of their Philly Cheesesteak. Then […]

8 fresh ways Saturdays are better at the Farmers’ Market

Being in the heart of historic downtown Charleston, S.C., Marion Square has made home to the best Saturday stroll you could ever imagine – the Charleston Farmers Market. – by Kristina Kunasek  

CHAS chefs compete to give back in No Kid Hungry benefit

Charleston is arguably the most comprehensive culinary destination in the South. With hundreds of talented chefs eager to show off their work, food and beverage festivals have become a staple of the Charleston culinary culture. Many of Charleston’s great chefs joined in an event Oct. 11 that wasn’t just for showing off, it was also […]

Low Down Oven and Bar offers unique, family experience

Looking for a good meal and ice-cold beer to catch a game? Then you better head over to Low Down Oven and Bar on James Island’s Folly Road. This family-owned restaurant open just over a year has something everyone can enjoy.  Football games, delicious beers, Cornhole, and yummy food are just a few things that […]

7 things you MUST do before attending a music festival

Best advice before attending a music festival – prepare, prepare, prepare! You absolute cannot prepare, pack, and plan enough for these things, I promise. Even in the middle of December, pack for a hurricane. As a seasoned festival-goer, I have learned a thing or two about doing this well, so read on for my advice. […]

Charleston’s best food/drink deals for college students

For college students, finding the best deals for food and beverages are important due to “low funds.” Most students are constantly browsing for deals to save every penny. “I really like the deals from Boone’s, Kickin’ Chicken, and Wild Wings mainly because they are all really close to where I stay and they are 3 […]