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Bear E Patch Cafe West

1980 Ashley River Rd, Charleston, SC 29407-4780
+1 843-766-6490
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1980 Ashley River Rd, Charleston, SC 29407-4780
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So we went there based on ratings, Food was very mediocre, service was the worst ever. I had a burger that tasted like it was boiled and lucky for me had no flavor. What it did have was lots of grease and a salad with...More

Thank Kate B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to this local cafe, before going to the airport to see the B-29 that was on display. The place was jumping but the wait was not very long. Staff was on the ball getting our drinks to us right away. Eggs, grits, shrimp, sausage,...More

Thank Harvey C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Home town eatery. We come every time we visit Charleston. The best grit EVER. Love the Harbor Sauté. A most! I'm picky and Gluten Free.

Thank Kim P
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This was recommended by a local and did not disappoint. Nothing fancy about it but great food and a robust menu. The first day my wife had quesadillas and I had an omelet. This was the best omelet I've had in a very long time....More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Not a chain but a small independent restaurant with a variety of breakfast breakfast items, burgers, soups, salads, etc. They also offer hand dipped ice cream, sundaes & other desserts. Very busy while we were there but worth your patience. Friendly staff & good food.

Thank Zeke T
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Went for breakfast and was sadly disappointed. We waited to be seated for quite some time. Once seated we had several servers that told us they would be with us in a moment. One server brought our drinks another took our order and a third...More

1  Thank Debby W
Reviewed 10 May 2017

In order to reach the Audubon Swamp at Magnolia Plantation early, we decided to let someone else make breakfast instead of doing it ourselves in our rented apartment. Bear E Patch was perfect, right on the way. It was very busy (short wait at 8:30am)...More

Thank Bolond
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We decided to stop here after repeatedly driving by and seeing the parking lot full. It's nothing to look at outside or even overly impressive looking inside. It's clean, casual and oh the food. They bake bread on site daily as well as pies and...More

1  Thank cherylbX6403ZH
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Walked to here for just tea and coffee (we thought)about 9:30 this Thursday morning. After watching them serve everybody's food, I ordered their French toast (raisin bread). Heading there again tomorrow a.m. for more. Friendly staff that is in constant motion. When we left, there...More

Thank Maureen L
Reviewed 29 April 2017

I have been going to the Bear E Patch for several years now. Every time I go there is usually a few people in line. There is always, as in today 4-29-17, several clean and open tables ready. But it seems like you are being...More

1  Thank martydurham1
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29 January 2016|
Response from headakabbage |
Monday-Friday 7am-9pm Saturday's 8am-8pm Sunday closed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1980 Ashley River Rd, Charleston, SC 29407-4780
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-766-6490
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