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Queen Street Grocery Owner Trips Out on Fried Shrimp for National Commercial

Plus other happenings in the Charleston food world

Queen Street Grocery
Queen Street Grocery
Queen Street Grocery
Erin Perkins is the editor of Eater Carolinas, covering the food and restaurant scene across North and South Carolina.

HARLESTON VILLAGE — Actor and owner of Queen Street Grocery, Rob Bouton, flexes his comedic talents in a recent commercial for Budweiser-brand fried shrimp. It’s worth a watch to see the guy behind crepes on Queen Street crunch into a plate of seafood. [Instagram]

WEST ASHLEY — Eater contributor/Charleston Sticks Together founder, KJ Kearney, will host a discussion with chef Charlotte Jenkins about her experiences as a Gullah Geechee restauranteur, cookbook author, and caterer. The event takes place at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 6, at the Cynthia Graham Hurd/St Andrews Regional Library. [Instagram]

LOWCOUNTRY — Entrepreneur Paula O’Reilly wants to make it easier to get food trucks to parties and weddings, so she has amassed a group of mobile kitchens for her company Wonder Trucks. Basically, if a someone wants to have a food truck at their event, they contact O’Reilly, who will put them in touch with trucks like Braised in the South ,Brunch Holiday, Dough Boyz, Jonny Poppers, and many of the other top choices in town. [CP]