Highest-rated cheap eats in Charleston, South Carolina, according to Tripadvisor

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July 22, 2022
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Highest-rated cheap eats in Charleston, South Carolina, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food—particularly easy, cheap eats—Americans have very specific opinions. Dining brands in U.S. have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, American restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants in Charleston, South Carolina that are listed as "cheap eats" on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. Easy, inexpensive options here run the gamut of cuisine, service options, and styles. The restaurants on this list are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of deliciousness.

Anyone reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if any of your favorite cheap eateries made the list.

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#30. Mac's Place

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (314 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 215 E Bay St Suite 100, Charleston, SC 29401-2633
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#29. Bakehouse Charleston

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (238 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, American
- Address: 160 E Bay St Suite 103-104, Charleston, SC 29401-2140
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#28. Kickin' Chicken

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (286 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 337 King St, Charleston, SC 29401-1438
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#27. Brown's Court Bakery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (90 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Address: 199 Saint Philip St, Charleston, SC 29403-5429
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#26. WildFlour Pastry

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (154 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, Cafe
- Address: 73 Spring St, Charleston, SC 29403-8300
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#25. Orlando's Pizza

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (91 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Pizza, Italian
- Address: 295 Seven Farms Dr Suite E, Charleston, SC 29492-8001
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#24. Maple Street Biscuit Company

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (45 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 1739 Maybank Hwy Suite U, Charleston, SC 29412-2103
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#23. Second State Coffee

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (155 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Address: 70.5 Beaufain St, Charleston, SC 29401-1933
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#22. D'Allesandro's Pizza

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (196 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Address: 229 Saint Philip St, Charleston, SC 29403-5428
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#21. Sunflower Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (232 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Address: 2366 Ashley River Rd, Charleston, SC 29414-4754
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#20. Pizzeria Di Giovanni

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (253 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Italian
- Address: 40 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-2027
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#19. Market Street Deli and Salads

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (255 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 76 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3118
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#18. Bear E Patch Cafe West

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (187 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Address: 1980 Ashley River Rd, Charleston, SC 29407-4780
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#17. Bertha`s Kitchen

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (111 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Address: 2332 Meeting Street Rd, Charleston, SC 29405-6114
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#16. Sweetwater Cafe

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (619 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Address: 137 Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3131
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#15. Charleston Market

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (1,153 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (3.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: not available
- Address: 170 Church St, Charleston, SC 29401-3141
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#14. Callie's Hot Little Biscuit

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (962 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 476 1/2 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6229
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#13. Queen Street Grocery & Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (182 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 133 Queen St, Charleston, SC 29401-1950
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#12. Griffon

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (785 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 18 Vendue Range, Charleston, SC 29401-2114
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#11. Ye Ole Fashioned Ice Cream & Sandwich Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (261 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Address: 474 Savannah Hwy West Ashley, Charleston, SC 29407-7208
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#10. Glazed Gourmet Doughnuts

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (446 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Address: 481 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6231
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#9. Belgian Gelato

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (546 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert
- Address: 6 Vendue Range 324 King Street, Charleston, SC 29401-2114
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#8. Early Bird Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,230 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 1644 Savannah Hwy, Charleston, SC 29407-7869
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#7. Boxcar Betty's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (410 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 1922 Savannah Hwy, Charleston, SC 29407-6251
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#6. Peace Pie Charleston

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (303 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Address: 223 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3107
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#5. Kudu Coffee & Craft Beer

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (312 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, American
- Address: 4 Vanderhorst St, Charleston, SC 29403-6121
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#4. Breizh Pan Crepes & Deli

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (328 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: French, European
- Address: 39 George St corner king street and George street, Charleston, SC 29401-1422
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#3. Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (576 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Address: 501-A King St, Charleston, SC 29403-7205
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#2. Brown Dog Deli

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,693 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Deli
- Address: 40 Broad St, Charleston, SC 29401-3004
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#1. Bitty & Beau's Coffee

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (178 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, American
- Address: 159 Church St, Charleston, SC 29401-3123
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