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Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe

78 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3118
+1 843-853-8270
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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78 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3118
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had seen Kaminsky's on TV, so I made it a goal to come and see what all the fuss was about. It was a dessert bar with an insane amount of desserts to chose from. The interior is really classy and a great place...More

Thank 365jordana
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

While shopping we decided to stay close to the marketplace and found this lovely gem for some great ice cream sundays and a great RootBeer Float .. large sizes and great service .. check it out 😎 yummy 😋

Thank antoinette c
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I visited here while we were vacationing in Charleston, and we visited three nights in a row. The cakes and pies are absolutely delicious, and with the addition of great coffee and adult milkshakes you really can’t beat Kaminsky’s. I highly recommend...More

Thank Josh R
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Josh, Thank you for choosing Kaminsky's! We are so glad you enjoyed the desserts & drinks with us, so much you came back several nights in a row (we are honored & blushing!) We hope to serve you a slice of the sweet life...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We always have to stop at Kaminsky's for coffee and a dessert. We enjoyed the pecan caramel cheesecake. Yum...

Thank jackiecole8
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for choosing Kaminsky's! We are so glad you enjoyed the pecan caramel cheesecake with us. We are honored to be a "must stop" for you and we look forward to serving you a slice of the sweet life again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We popped in here on recommendation of our server where we had dinner. Goodness was she bang on about this place being a piece of sugary heaven. I had the snicker doodle cake, light and perfect and sweet but not to sweet just like the...More

Thank 4ebab
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for choosing Kaminsky's! We are so glad you enjoyed the desserts & drinks with us. We hope to serve you a slice of the sweet life again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

As the rain came down in Charleston, stopped in for a treat. Table of 6 was easily accommodated for us. Yet the room is small and I could see where there may be a wait at a more touristy time. Fun concept of dessert and...More

Thank SashaGRose
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for choosing Kaminsky's! We are so glad you enjoyed our desserts & the service while dining with us! We look forward to serving you a slice of the sweet life again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Located right on Market Street. Your go to place for dessert and/or coffee. Best to eat a meal next door at Tbonz and then get dessert from Kaminsky's. Cake, pie, cheesecake, brownies and icecream. Dont forget the coffee.

Thank bpgalbreath
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for choosing Kaminsky's! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience while dining with us! We look forward to serving you a slice of the sweet life again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice little place to stop for a quick coffee, iced or hot, dessert, or full meal. Right by the market, so it's a quick duck in. Nice ambiance.

Thank Peggy M
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Peggy, Thank you for choosing Kaminsky's. We are glad you enjoy our coffee & atmosphere. We look forward to serving you again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You must stop by to have dessert at Kaminsky's! There is a main menu and then an ever changing dessert menu. I would have to say that it is worth the wait!!!! Go before you leave Charleston.

Thank Kikora Shani S
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing Kaminsky's, we are glad you enjoyed our desserts while dining with us! We look forward to serving you again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were recommended this place. There is usually a daily special and he hummingbird cake was recommended to us but alas....when we visited it was not on special. However, we should not have worried - caramel apple spice cake was on special. Despite sharing a...More

Thank Richard T
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Kaminsky's Most Excellent Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Kaminsky's, we are so glad you enjoyed the caramel apple spice cake & our portion sizes while dining with us. We look forward to serving you a slice of the sweet life again soon! Cheers!

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cwsams
26 June 2017|
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Response from Coolmaker | Reviewed this property |
I don't know, but I rather doubt it.
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Shelly183
18 May 2016|
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Response from TallyFL | Reviewed this property |
The cake slices are quite large.....almost like a small cake. I would think they would sell a whole cake
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8
Cuisine
Meals
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 01:00
Monday
13:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3118
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-853-8270
Description
Located in downtown Charleston, Kaminsky's "most excellent" desserts are prepared fresh each day by our talented pastry chefs with selections changing daily. We encourage you to explore our selection of signature desserts housed in the case at the front door.Relax and enjoy your most excellent selection of dessert with a beverage. In addition to our vast array of specialty coffees, we also offer a full beer, wine and liquor selection.Our signature desserts can be ordered for any special occasion or celebration. We ask that you call our restaurants to reserve your favorite gourmet cake or pie at least 48 hours in advance.
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