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East Bay Meeting House Bar & Cafe

160 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2140
+1 843-723-3446
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“quiche” (12 reviews)
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Cafe, French, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
160 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2140
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A great old place to meet for lunch, coffee or a drink. Old Charleston style with simple yet delicious menu and quiet enough you can have a conversation over a huge cup of coffee. Open on Monday and easy walk to shops and spas. Feel...More

Thank Frances C
Reviewed 4 days ago

My fiance & I had a delicious five course dinner here last night during Charleston Restaurant Week. The food was absolutely delicious and the service top shelf. We are locals & will definitely be back soon. They make you feel right at home here!

Thank tcassaro31
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I stopped in for a glass of wine last night. They seemed very busy to be such a small place. The the staff was pleasent. We did not try any of the food, or see any, but there were people there for...More

Thank Christopher N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Meeting house is a great description. Felt comfortable and easy to dine at, while eating delicious food. Owner was on premises taking care of all the customers. Warm dark wood decor and lighting made the ambiance cozy. Moderate portions of top quality food. Leave room...More

Thank abst14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good light lunch (Crepe de Provence), nice ambience, quiet, good service, civilized sums it up!

Thank GreatProphetZarquon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great supper on a chilly, rainy night in this warm -hearted restaurant. Reasonable prices given its location. We are locals and will return.

Thank J O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My third visit to this wonderful gem in my city. This time for lunch with a good friend who previously had not been there. Again, the service was the best, the food offered was excellent. I will need to go back next week just to...More

Thank Keith B
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Beef Bourguignon, prepared with Pinot Noir was exceptional. Also good for simple, delicious breakfast.

Thank vp449
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

We have gone to this establishment each time we are in Charleston. The owner is a friend of my brother, who lives in the area. He wanted to share this favorite place of his. Now it is one of ours when we go to visit....More

Thank June K
Reviewed 22 November 2017

This is a nice place for a quiet lunch with french music in the background. I recommend the vegetarian panini and glass of wine.

Thank PAUL D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$35
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2140
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-723-3446
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