Fodor's Expert Review Chez Nous

$$$ North of Broad French Fodor's Choice

The menu may be nearly illegible, the space minuscule, and locating the tucked-away location like finding Waldo, but the food is almost always sublime. Each night only two appetizers, two entrées (like snapper with a vin jaune [type of white wine] sauce or gnocchi with chanterelles), and two desserts are offered. Sharing multiple dishes is a good option. Chef Jill Mathias writes down her menu daily, and her lovely calligraphy is often hard to read, but the attentive staff is happy to explain all the offerings. If the dining room feels too snug, head to the outdoor patio, perfect for dinner or brunch.

French Lunch Dinner Brunch $$$ Romantic Intimate Fodor's Choice

Quick Facts

6 Payne Ct.
Charleston, South Carolina  29403, USA


Known For:
  • Romantic hideaway dining
  • Unique French, Spanish, and Italian fare
  • Constantly changing menu
Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: Closed Mon.

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