Mount Pleasant Magazine Jan/Feb 2022

62 2022 WWW. BESTOFMP.COM www. Bes tOfMP. com | www. Bes tOfMP. Vi deo | www. Bes tOfMPpodcas t . com BEST FRENCH RESTAURANT Between their impeccable woodfired cuisine and well-executed takeout program, NICO Oysters + Seafood offers diners a fresh French experience that can’t be found anywhere else in the Lowcountry. From crepes at brunch to bouillabaisse and cassoulet at dinner, NICO puts a fresh, local spin on the classics that readers love. Other Nominees: Saveurs du Monde Cafe / Ville Sainte Bistro BEST FRIED CHICKEN Have you eaten at Boxcar Betty’s?We bet you have if you like to wrap your taste buds around succulent fried chicken with pimento cheese and peach slaw in their signature Boxcar or their buffalo sandwich slathered with bleu cheese. Other Nominees: Page’s Okra Grill / The Basement BEST GRITS It seems obvious that a place named Grace & Grit would serve up awardwinning grits, yet that’s exactly what they’re doing. Where else can you order a flight of grits, featuring iterations with pimento cheese, Brussels pesto, sweet potato and the funky-butdelicious blueberry version? I rest my case. Other Nominees: Page’s Okra Grill / Acme Lowcountry Kitchen BEST HAPPY HOUR Make happy hours happier at Saltwater Cowboys. Try one of their unique creek cocktails or frozen cocktails, and enjoy bar food fromceviche to boiled peanuts andmore. Got dogs?This boite on ShemCreek says“bring‘emalong.” Other Nominees: Water’s Edge Restaurant / Handcraft Kitchen and Cocktails EST. 2009 SUSHI SPORTS TACOS TACOS THAT ROCK. SUSHI THAT ROLLS HARD. Mondays 1/2 OFF Sushi Starts at 3PM Tuesdays $2 off Select Tequilas Wednesdays 1/2 Price Bottles Wine Thursdays Buy 1, Get 1 1/2 off Sushi Rolls (Lunch & Dinner) 1150 Queensborough Blvd, B Mount Pleasant, SC 843.388.5114 1680 Olde Towne Rd Charleston, 29407 843.763.3908 NEW RESTAURANT COMING SOON! ®