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Eclectic Chef

125 Central Ave, Summerville, SC 29483-6001
+1 843-821-7733
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (40 reviews)
“potato salad” (8 reviews)
“sandwiches” (11 reviews)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
125 Central Ave, Summerville, SC 29483-6001
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast. Although a limited menu the egg, ham, cheese croissant was delicious! Hot and fresh. The venue is clean and comfortable. We will return for the expansive lunch menu.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a little time between appointments and decided to stop in, based on some great reviews provided by neighbors. I'm very happy we did because our lunch was excellent. I had the special of the day, spicy chicken tacos, with a side of potato...More

Thank Allan F
Reviewed 11 April 2018

limited menu, great potato salad, salads pretty and taste good, dined outside with food delivered to table, large portions, have takeout also

Thank Paul V
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Went for the first (and probably last) time with 2 family members. While they enjoyed their meal, mine was less than good. I ordered the Ruben and found it to have a very odd taste, relatively small in size. I've had some unsatisfactory sandwiches at...More

1  Thank Sue L
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Good place for lunch. Great sandwiches and salads. Good selection. Very small and sometimes hard to get a table. Easy parking.

1  Thank Arlene B
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

When in Summerville, we love to return to the Eclectic Chef to just remind ourselves of how good this place is for lunch. This time over a three week period we were able to indulge twice. Predictably, without referring to to the menu, I opt...More

1  Thank ukangiec
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We stayed in historic downtown Summerville for a bit longer than a week. After the 1st day eating an early lunch here, I wanted to come back every day - which we pretty much did. Loved the bright airy, homey ambiance, ordering at the counter...More

1  Thank D B
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

An unassuming spot in downtown Summerville. On a lovely day dining outside is a joy. Customers order at the counter, self serve drinks and food is delivered to the table. Great salads and sandwiches. Tucked away on a closed off street the surrounding shops make...More

1  Thank Jane O
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Business lunch with an old friend. He's not old but I've known him a long time. That said, was surprised by this unique restaurant. Atmosphere is comfortable and casual. Food is very good. Service is quick. People are friendly. A winning combination. We recommend this...More

1  Thank davidwladue
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

This place looks like a little coffee shop, but it houses a serious chef. This place is fit for foodies. The goat pear cheese salad is just about the best salad I have ever eaten. I crave it, and must get my fix regularly. Also...More

1  Thank Ilvnazoo
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22 January 2015|
Response from Swampwoman | Reviewed this property |
You would have to contact the restaurant about that. I know you could NOT have the alcohol at their outdoor tables on the street.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 Central Ave, Summerville, SC 29483-6001
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Summerville
  • Phone Number: +1 843-821-7733
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