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Marina Variety Store & Restaurant

17 Lockwood Dr, Ste E, Charleston, SC 29401-1190
+1 843-723-6325
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“hash browns” (15 reviews)
“beer bread” (8 reviews)
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6:30 AM - 4:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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17 Lockwood Dr, Ste E, Charleston, SC 29401-1190
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I always like to get the recommendation of locals. While in the Charleston area, we wanted a simple place to get a good breakfast. Our friend recommended this place as one he goes to frequently. The food was basic breakfast fare. I got fried eggs...More

Thank 1Chuckh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seated right away, nice smiling waitress; excellent coffee while we decided on what to order. Wife and I ordered to Western Omelets with grits & biscuits sides. Wonderful combination; left nothing on the plates. Then with a second cup of coffee we ordered a dessert,...More

Thank Citadel62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place should be all 5 stars from what we had.. the bear was the bomb and yes you need to add the gator! The fried fish and crab cakes were awesome and the fries were fresh cut. We will be back to this little...More

Thank Eric B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a quick trip to Charleston and wanted some fresh seafood. My quest took me to the Marina Restaurant. Huge Fried shrimp and fresh oysters were quickly brought to the table. Great service made for a great waterfront dining experience.

Thank joeybe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Hungry Detective and friends enjoyed a wonderful Friday afternoon lunch at the marina. I ordered a bowl of chili and it was superb with fresh grated cheese and sour cream on top!!! Sarah with an “H” did a fabulous job and knows the menu...More

Thank TheHungryDetective
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After docking at the local marina we dined at this restaurant several times - breakfast, lunch and dinner. The wait staff was friendly and accommodating, the food was very good. Service was prompt and the prices very reasonable. While there we noticed that locals dined...More

Thank DoroAnn
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Old school diner with great Southern food and service. Had delicious shrimp + grits + fried green tomatoes + 2 poached eggs (done perfectly) - kept me going through the entire day.

Thank chefbirddog
Reviewed 16 January 2018

We quickly got a table for 6 for Saturday brunch, which was great, and our server came to take our orders pretty quickly. She had no recommendations for dishes when asked, which was a bit surprising, but I ended up opting for the shrimp and...More

Thank ckassotis
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Staying close by at Ashley Marina, we knew this was a good spot when we saw all types of locals heading in — suits, sailors, tattooed young people and silver-headed seniors in Sunday best. And the locals know well. Come here for delicious, almost lovingly...More

Thank AnotherHappyTraveler
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Our family and friends (party of 8) had breakfast at the Variety Store and Restaurant this morning. Great food and service. Stuffed French toast, all the entrees with shrimp and the grits were all great. Large portions. Very friendly service.

Thank Dtokeefe15
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23 September 2017|
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Response from karmilw | Reviewed this property |
Yes, right there, though it is tight. I think they stamp your ticket from the parking vendor if I remember correctly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Lockwood Dr, Ste E, Charleston, SC 29401-1190
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-723-6325
Americana Style Breakfast & Seafood Diner
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