Mount Pleasant Magazine Jan/Feb 2022

60 2022 WWW. BESTOFMP.COM www. Bes tOfMP. com | www. Bes tOfMP. Vi deo | www. Bes tOfMPpodcas t . com BEST BAR – OUTDOOR Red’s Ice House believes indoors is boring. Are they right? Find out as you lean back and relax with a cold beer or a saltrimmed margarita while you overlook Shem Creek. They have great food too! Other Nominees: Saltwater Cowboys / Water’s Edge BEST BARBECUE At Home TeamBBQ, the fresh, local approach to traditional low and slow Southern BBQ has won over connoisseurs around the Lowcountry. Award-winning food is served in a fun atmosphere, and the aroma of smoked meats will have you salivating from the moment you park the car. Other Nominees: Melvin’s BBQ / Swig & Swine BBQ BEST BARTENDER Hereabouts he’s as well-known as that guy on the five spot. That’s Lincoln, the presiding mixologist at The Southern Bar & Grill. You can tell your troubles to him while washing them away with your favorite cocktail. Other Nominees: Kirah Mitchell at Tavern & Table / Chip at Charleston Fish House / Chris at Tavern & Table / MakaylaWoodford at SAVI Cucina +Wine Bar / Mark Pulley at Charleston Sports Pub BEST BISCUITS Newcomer Vicious Biscuit took Mount Pleasant by storm, serving up made-fromscratch biscuits that you’ll need a fork and knife to devour. If you like your biscuits loaded with fried chicken and pimento cheese or topped with an egg and hollandaise, this place will win you over. Other Nominees: Callie’s Hot Little Biscuit / Page’s Okra Grill / Seewee Restaurant BEST BREAKFAST From deluxe stuffed french toast to fried sweet tea glazed chicken, it’s Mount Pleasant’s Toast! Open all day, they offer more than just breakfast food. They even earned another number-one spot from some big Yankee newspaper in NewYork City. Other Nominees: Page’s Okra Grill / First Watch BEST BRUNCH We already told you Toast! is open all day. So, if you’re not an early riser, stop by later and enjoy their awardwinning brunch menu. How about their Southern charm omelet paired with a bloody mary or mimosa? How appropriate. Other Nominees: Page’s Okra Grill / Red Drum Restaurant BEST BUDGET-FRIENDLY MEAL Sick of home-cooked meals but don’t want to bust your budget? Page’s Okra Grill has you covered with delicious Southern fare that’s guaranteed to leave you with a full belly and a full wallet. Other Nominees: Sesame Burgers and Beer / Chick-Fil-A BEST BURGER It’s no secret why Sesame Burgers and Beer tops this category. Just the highest quality pasture-raised beef in a full-size burger or a serving of delectable sliders. Top off your meal with one of Sesame’s very adult milkshakes. Other Nominees: Poe’s Tavern / Melvin’s BBQ BEST CATERING COMPANY Whether you’re planning a wedding or dinner party, the mouth-watering creations from Cru Catering will be