Fine Dining in Charleston and Culinary Tours
Charleston is an amazing city full of rich culture and history. Along with all the amazing history and stories that Charleston has to offer, Charleston is also a foodie lover’s paradise. There are amazing four-star restaurants and fine dining throughout Charleston. World-famous chefs have established restaurants in Charleston and there is even a large food and wine festival held in Charleston every year. If you want to come check out the fine dining in Charleston than book a hotel stay with the French Quarter Inn. The French Quarter Inn is an award winning hotel in Charleston with amazing amenities that will make you feel like you are staying in the lap of luxury. Their amenities include champagne and lady fingers when you check-in to the hotel, valet parking, complimentary bicycle rental, an evening wine and cheese reception and much more. With all these great amenities it’s easy to see why the French Quarter Inn was named one of the best hotels in South Carolina by Condé Nast Traveler and US News Travel.
If you want to get up close and personal with Charleston culinary tradition and their local Lowcountry cuisine, take the Savor the Flavors culinary tour through downtown. Bulldog Tours offers a great walking tour where you get to learn about Lowcountry cuisine and how it evolved in the Charleston area. The 2.5 hour walking tour will take you in bakeries, spice shops and oyster bars around Charleston where you will get the chance to sample foods. The tour typically includes tastings of: Stone ground grits, Charleston benne wafers, gourmet chocolates, southern pralines, sweet tea, collard greens and barbeque. This tour won’t fill you up, but it will give you the chance to sample some wonderful Charleston cuisine while learning about the flavors of Charleston.
Check out the amazing dining options and learn about Charleston cuisine when you stay at historic downtown Charleston hotels like the French Quarter Inn. Contact their friendly staff today with any questions or to book your Charleston vacation.