The Jamaican at The Other Store

By Bach Pham | Wednesday, September 21, 2016
The Other Store is the definition of hole-in-the-wall.

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War Mouth to Launch Takeout Barbecue Window

By Eva Moore | Friday, September 23, 4:06 pm
The new project, called Li'l War Mouth BBQ-To-Go, will occupy a former used car lot next to the War Mouth's Franklin Street address, facing Main Street.

Get Your Pickled Corn Dogs and Steak Sundaes: SC State Fair Offers New Foods for 2016

By Eva Moore | Thursday, September 22, 10:38 am
Daley's Pronto Pup will be serving pickled corn dogs this year at the South Carolina State Fair. Also new to this year: a series of savory sundaes, including a Steak Sundae, a Shrimp and Grits Sundae, a Pulled Pork Sundae, a Breakfast Sundae and a Bayou Bowl Sundae.

Historic Camden Does Afternoon Tea

Learn about local 18th century tea traditions
By April Blake | Monday, September 19, 9:06 pm
Learning about local history is fun enough, but bringing it to life by engaging the sense of taste is what Historic Camden is aiming to do with its afternoon tea in the garden on Oct. 2 from 3-5 p.m.
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Heat Seeking: Thinking About Restaurant Spice Scales

By Eva Moore | Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Alex Suaudom and I stand on opposite sides of a metal counter at Baan Sawan Thai Bistro, taking forkfuls of rice, mustard greens sautéed in duck fat with duck stock and garlic, and prik nam pla.
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River Rat Hosts Colatown Oktoberfest

Plus: Trivi-Yeah Returns
By Tug Baker | Wednesday, September 21, 2016
If you’re feeling that fall magic, then you should head out to River Rat Brewery at 1231 Shop Road this Saturday, Sept. 24, to celebrate Colatown Oktoberfest.
Chew on This!

Eat Boiled Peanuts for a Good Cause

Plus: Eat Barbecue at the State Museum
By Eva Moore | Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Looking for some family-friendly, day-drinking fun?
Drink of the Week

Früh Kölsch

By Gerald Jowers | Wednesday, September 14, 2016
A few months ago, I visited Cologne, Germany, and while there I enjoyed visiting several kölsch brewpubs.
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