Honeydew melon is a terrible fruit, and I’ll prove it to you

It is very rare that when customers order a fruit salad at a restaurant, they receive one without honeydew melon. It is also rare that they receive a fruit salad where more than 50 percent of the fruit in the salad isn’t honeydew melon. Some brush off this obvious offense; others feel rightfully outraged by this fruit […]

The five best places to get avocado toast in Charleston

If you don’t know what avocado toast is, you must be living under a rock because it is the most popular item on almost every brunch menu in Charleston, S.C., and probably the rest of the world. This smashed (or sliced) avocado on whole grain bread with a dash of olive oil and sea salt […]

Off the beaten path: the best Charleston eats north of the Crosstown

  It’s no secret that Charleston, S.C., is known for its “foodie” scene. One of the biggest mistakes people make when they visit, however, is limiting their vacation eats to the classic, better-known restaurants located in the King Street and South of Broad areas. What most don’t know is that some of the city’s best-kept […]

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 […]

7 restaurants with the best views in Charleston

Charleston’s restaurant scene is one of the most drooled over in the U.S. with an ever changing list of new places to try. What sets some of these restaurants apart from the rest is location, location, location. Combining the two things the Lowcountry does best – food and beautiful scenery – check out these seven places […]

Gluten free? No problem. These 9 delicious places to eat in Charleston are for you

Those with a gluten allergy understand the daily struggle of finding a place that will cater to  frustrating food needs. Fortunately, Charleston has a wide variety of options to offer. Whether or not you share this food struggle, I highly recommend these 9 places:   Mellow Mushroom Everyone loves pizza! For those who had to […]

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 […]

9 reasons you’ll love going to the College of Charleston

by Caroline McNeely There are a lot of good colleges to attend, but after you’ve visited the College of Charleston in the heart of one of the most historic cities in the country, you won’t want to go anywhere else. Trust me. But just in case, here are nine reasons why I’m telling you the […]

Best Charleston eateries that won’t empty your wallet

by Lauren Gentry Whether you live south of Broad or are a student at the College of Charleston, you’re probably always on the lookout for the best deals in this wonderfully expensive city. Charleston is constantly being praised for its superb, unique food options, but with prices so high, it’s nearly impossible to try all […]