NORTH CHARLESTON — Butter Tapas, formerly Butter Cupcakes, wants to bring "fine dining flavors and ambiance North Charleston." Butter Tapas offers cheese plates, lobster corn dogs, garlic crabs, truffle lobster macaroni and cheese, and tuna sashimi, among other sharable items. Status: Open Monday through Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. 5070 International Blvd., Suite 108, North Charleston
DOWNTOWN — It might be cold out, but frozen dessert purveyor Peace Pie opened the doors to bring its unique concept of ice cream sandwiches with pie filling to Charleston. Originally from Cape May, New Jersey, this frozen dessert shop declares that "The Cone is Dead." Status: Open seven days a week, 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. 223 Meeting St.