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The Glass Onion

  • 1219 Savannah Hwy. Map It
  • West Ashley
  • American

Known for

  • Addictive deviled eggs
  • Consistent, seasonal Southern fare
  • Delectable Saturday brunch that often sells out

Published 10/16/2017

Fodor's Review

The Alabama roots of this eatery's owner/chef shows in the beaucoup Southern eats. Take a peek at the ever-changing, seasonal menu: deviled eggs, meat loaf, fried catfish po'boys, and overstuffed pimiento-cheese sandwiches, along with sweets like bread pudding with whiskey sauce. Yep, it's decidedly Southern, and decidedly dreamy. The Saturday brunch is a must, with fluffy buttermilk biscuits and gravy, and savory pork tamales, but get there early, as they often sell out. The meals are set on sheets of brown paper that drape over the restaurant's wooden tabletops, another clever touch.

Restaurant Information


1219 Savannah Hwy., Charleston, South Carolina, 29455, USA

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Restaurant Details:

  • Closed Sun.

Published 10/16/2017


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