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Xiao Bao Biscuit

Cor. Of Rutledge and Spring, Charleston, SC
+1 843-793-2216
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Cor. Of Rutledge and Spring, Charleston, SC
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A great small place with a very limited menu. Spicy, flavorful food. We enjoyed the shaking beef, tempura fish, pork dumplings, and Chinese broccoli. Very tasty and very spicy!

Thank AroundTheGlobe69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recommended by a waitress at the Obstinate Daughter. We went and had a glorious lunch before heading home. This is a super casual place, must be in a former gas station, tables inside and tables outside. Great staff, wonderful food. Delighted to be there. A...More

Thank wglevy
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We decided to give this place a try after reading a few Yelp reviews & then having our Air BnB hosts say it was one of their favorite places in the neighborhood. It was a great hang over cure & their cocktails were delicious as...More

Thank Stefanie C
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

From the outside it is hardly recognizable as a restaurant. But: it is all about the inside! And yes, this is a great place. Don't hesitate, just go. Trust on people who have taken the time to review this place. You won't be disappointed. We...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This quirky restaurant serves some killer food. Housed in a renovated gas station, it looks totally unassuming from the outside. The dining room feels simple, but hip. The small front patio was full of diners on the night of my visit. The menu was not...More

1  Thank Utahtraveler888
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Wow! unique cocktail menu and beers from across the globe (Taiwan & Vietnam). The most unique dishes I have eaten. Please check out the menu, because I am not sure how to describe it. Here is what we had: SOM TUM - spicy green papaya...More

Thank jpmaui2020
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

I would bet my 401k that the cooks are all smokers because the Mapo tofu and the fried rice were profoundly oversalted and painful to eat. Whatever nuance there might have been was lost. Very disappointed

Thank Alzor S
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We were only in Charleston for two nights, but we almost went back for dinner a second time. Super interesting food and cocktails. Have had great Asian fusion and Asian street food in other cities, like NYC and Boston, but the food here was even...More

Thank leeg636
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I'm not trying to be harsh, hell I know people try hard but something has happened to this place. I'm not sure what. I love the look of the outside, i love the inside...but everything that goes into your mouth is just wrong. I have...More

Thank the_feelgoodfoodie
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Stop reading this review. Just go to this awesome hip place and eat. If you want to feel like you're with the "in crowd" and be cool that's fine. It doesn't matter. What matters is that the food is original fresh and completely awesome. I...More

Thank Laurence K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cor. Of Rutledge and Spring, Charleston, SC
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-793-2216
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