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Places to Eat

Charleston's reputation as culinary hotspot is well deserved, and you'll find a broad spectrum of restaurants and eateries near campus. Of course, dining on campus is equally satisfying with eight locations offering the full gamut from home-cooked meals to fast food options — everything to satisfy all your cravings.

Liberty Street Fresh Food Company

Liberty Street Residence Hall
30 St. Philip St.
Charleston, SC 29403
Phone: 843.953.8161

The residential restaurant on campus features an all-you-can-eat policy for every meal. Choose from great exhibition cooking, rotating menus from around the globe, a culinary twist on old American favorites, pizza and pasta creations, made to order deli specials, freshly baked breads and desserts as well as a large salad bar. Serving three meals a day, seven days a week, Fresh Food Company offers convenience, variety and value at every meal.

City Bistro

Berry Residence Hall, first floor
80 St. Phillip St.
Charleston, SC 29403
Phone: 843.953.5414

The campus's second all-you-care-to-eat restaurant, City Bistro offers an upscale menu consisting of items such as delicious seafood, brick-oven pizza, a stocked salad bar, made to order sandwiches, decadent desserts and fresh smoothies. You can also use a meal swipe and get food to go in our reusable, to-go containers. In addition, you can view the menus online on the dining services website or download our CampusDish app, which allows to peruse the menu right on your mobile device. Of course, in addition to meal swipes, you can also use Dining Dollars, Cougar Cash, cash or credit.

Stern Center Food Court

Stern Student Center, first floor
71 George St.
Charleston, SC 29424
Phone: 843.953.5414

The Stern Center is a great place to eat using dining dollars, cash, or a credit card. Enjoy Chick-fil-A, The Greenhouse, Burger Studio, Boar's Head Deli, Jole Mole and much more.

Einstein Bros. Bagels

McAlister Residence Hall, first floor
80-B St. Phillip St.
Charleston, SC 29403
Phone: 843.953.4440

Einstein Bros. offers a wide variety of fresh-baked bagels, breakfast paninis, sandwiches, salads and homemade desserts. Use meal equivalency, Dining Dollars, cash, or a credit card to make your purchases. Open from early morning until late afternoon.

Java City

Addlestone Library
205 Calhoun St.
Charleston, SC 29424
Phone: 843.953.7141

Need a break from studying and research? Use dining dollars, cash, or a credit card to enjoy a refreshing cappuccinos, espressos, soft drinks or snacks in the new Addlestone Library. This location features a Java City espresso bar, fresh-baked pastries and desserts.

Additional Questions ?

Contact Dining Services for any questions you may have. 843.953.5539 or visit us at