Summerville Restaurants

September 25, 2019

The Sweet Tea Trail – what is it?

Summerville and Sweet Tea Many of you know that Summerville is the “Birthplace of Sweet Tea.”   This is based on a list of items purchased in 1890 for a reunion of old soldiers near Summerville which included 600 pounds of sugar, and 880 gallons of iced tea.   Although our history […]
June 21, 2019

The Stand Snowballs

A Sweet Treat to Beat the Heat If you’ve never been to The Stand Snowballs, it’s easy to overlook.  It’s tucked away in the same lot as Coastal Produce on North Cedar Ave.  If you do not take the time to find it, you are definitely missing out.  That tiny […]
May 29, 2019

Knightsville General Store – Great Daily Lunches & Monthly Porch Jams

The Knightsville General Store is a hidden gem.  I’ve heard of it over the last couple of years but only recently visited during their monthly Porch Jam. What’s a Porch Jam you ask? It’s some good old-fashioned family fun on a summer night.  Every 2nd Saturday from 5-8pm, talented musicians […]
May 9, 2019

Eva’s on Main – New Owners, Same Southern Hospitality

“We have big shoes to fill” she said with a warm smile.  I met with Whitney Easler on a Wednesday morning that was much like most mornings around Eva’s on Main.  There was a bustle of wait staff, plates of food, and people.   Tables held a variety of patrons young […]
March 26, 2019

St Paul’s Tea Room – An Annual Tradition

It’s that time of year when the flowers bloom, the Flowertown Festival is close and St Paul’s Tea Room is the go to place for lunch for two weeks.  If you’ve never been, it’s delightful.  That’s the best word I can use to describe it.  They have live music playing, […]
January 8, 2019

Deliciously Southern – Baker’s Garden BBQ Kitchen

  Several people suggested I try Baker’s Garden BBQ Kitchen on Central Avenue here in Summerville.  I finally got out there between Christmas and New Years and honestly, totally fell in love with the place and the people.   It has a very southern, authentic vibe.  Kay, the owner, was […]
May 2, 2018

Fun Times at the Summerville Farmers Market

The Summerville Farmers Market is always a social and fun time. Local residents will walk or drive their golf carts up to the parking lot behind the Summerville Town Hall every Saturday from April to December. While I confess there have been times I’ve just run up there for my […]
February 6, 2018

Best romantic restaurants in Summerville for Valentine’s Day

If you’re looking for a romantic restaurant to celebrate with the one you love for Valentines Day, here are some of the places I love best in Summerville. We have many more, but these are my tried and true favorites. My number one favorite romantic place to spend the evening […]