Sure, you're here for the BB&T Charleston Wine + Food Festival, but you'll probably want to sneak in a few extra meals or libations before leaving the Lowcountry. Here's an easy overview of some of the best spots for every occasion that may arise this week.
- Checking off your Charleston essentials? Try one of the restaurants on the Eater 18.
- What's opened since the last Festival? Peruse the Charleston Heatmap.
- Need a strong coffee to keep you going? Here's 10 top shops in the area.
- Want to sneak a quick Martini before the after party? Search the hottest cocktail bars.
- Hiding from the crowds? Dip into a local dive bar.
- Drank too much last night? Grab a hearty breakfast sandwich.
- Looking for a killer brunch? Here's 22 of them.
Good luck out there, and remember, you can always tweet at us with last-minute questions.