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Martha Lou's Kitchen

1068 Morrison Dr, Charleston, SC 29403-3820
+1 843-577-9583
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“bread pudding” (44 reviews)
“fried chicken” (257 reviews)
“collard greens” (50 reviews)
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1068 Morrison Dr, Charleston, SC 29403-3820
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Reviewed yesterday

Heard so much of Martha Lou's that when I vacationed near Charleston had to make the trip and was not disappointed. Friendly and kind people, great service and delicious fried chicken. Their lima beans and yams were beyond compare. Not much too look at from...More

Thank kmmccafferty
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and a network of friends had a wonderful time experimenting with a variety of food. The food and customer service exceeded our expectation. We had a wonderful time.

Thank EDO and A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by this quaint place while on a girls trip to Charleston and so glad we did! Deborah and Ruth were so fun and hospitable-everything from the sweet tea to the fried chicken and homemade sides was delish! Make sure you save room for...More

Thank efg9762
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended by our local Uber driver as one of his favorites! We were not disappointed! Debra and Ruth are fabulous cooks and very entertaining! The fried chicken was amazing!!!

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Look no further than Martha Lou's Kitchen for an example of real southern cooking. Don't be put off by the "charm" of the building just go inside and sample the food that comes out of the tiny kitchen. On our most recent visit, I had...More

Thank Dobbs312
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I visited Martha Lou's for the first time yesterday, but trust me, we will be returning there again very soon! We got a couple orders to take out, of fried chicken (dark meat) and sides - I got lima beans, cabbage and...More

Thank Charming_Karl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fried chicken, baked mac and cheese, corn bread and bread pudding with an ice cold lemonade. Man this was the definition of a diamond in the rough. Don’t let the exterior fool you, treasure lies there inside. So glad my wife found this place. A...More

Thank Angelique M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We saw a feature about Martha Lou’s Kitchen on Food Network and wanted to try it out when we visited Charleston. It did not disappoint! The fried chicken was the best I ever had. Super flavorful, crispy, and moist. But not only that, the sides...More

1  Thank MarkAusTx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I couldn’t believe how awful this food was especially since I had read rave reviews. I ordered takeaway of fried chicken, mac n cheese, Lima beans, bread pudding. Chicken was oily/salty, beans incredibly salty, Mac n cheese very very dry, bread pudding ok. Particularly disappointing...More

Thank Gayatri S
Reviewed 14 April 2018

I don't know what went wrong but our experience was not good! Chicken was cold and tough and nothing was remarkable!

Thank waywordone
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2 September 2015|
Response from 20somethingcruiser |
No patio.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1068 Morrison Dr, Charleston, SC 29403-3820
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-577-9583
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