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Bertha's Kitchen

2332 Meeting Street Rd, Charleston, SC 29405-6114
+1 843-554-6519
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“okra soup” (14 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
“pork chop” (9 reviews)
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2332 Meeting Street Rd, Charleston, SC 29405-6114
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and son ate here last year on a trip and have talked about it ever since. My son and I came to fish and I finally got to try it. Totally worth and I see why they've been craving it. We had fried...More

Thank brownemma75
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Charleston’s hidden gem. My wife and I had the fried chicken and fresh fried fish which were cooked the southern way and delicious. All the sides were great and especially the mac & cheese and the white rice & chicken gravy. I didn’t have them...More

Thank billncusa
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Fried chicken, baked chicken, greens, okra, red rice. Don't tell anyone! Great low country cooking cooked by mama.

Thank MarlaNick
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I'm originally from NY and I was excited to taste some real soul food. It's better than Nigel's. I get the fried chicken, Mac & Cheese & red rice. & the lemonade is off the hook. LOVE IT here!

Thank Nae A
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great soul food....authentic in a great example & experience of immersion into the African American community in the Greater Charleston area.... Super filling soul food at a reasonable price!!!

Thank travlingdude
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

This place is delicious! Expect to stand in line and wait because evidently everybody who's ever tried out absolutely HAS to come back! I had fried chicken, Mac and cheese and lima beans. If you don't eat pork, this is NOT the place for you....More

Thank Roshaundra W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Food was quite good especially the fried chicken, corn bread, and okra soup. The fried chicken was tasty and very juicy with a light crust. What I liked best about it was that it wasn't overly salted and that was a pleasant surprise. The okra...More

Thank abbydab
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This place is amazing!!! If you are looking for your grandmother's Sunday Dinner, this is the place you want to go. It's small but it packs a lot of flavor.

Thank Marquita M
Reviewed 23 June 2017

After dining at what turned out to be my favorite soul food place in Charleston, this place just didn't stack up.Nothing was wrong, and the food was quite good, just not as good. And I regret not ordering the fried chicken which looked spectacular(stupid, stupid,...More

Thank SHFT54
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Bertha's is one of Charleston's long standing soul food downhome cooking venues. Bertha's is run by the namesake's daughters. A little tricky to find on upper Meeting street in North Charleston but your GPS will have no trouble. Parking is ample. You place your order...More

Thank Howard P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2332 Meeting Street Rd, Charleston, SC 29405-6114
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-554-6519
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