In Charleston, Beer Gets Its Own Neighborhood – The New York Times

“Here in “The Neck,” where seven breweries have opened within a short bike ride of each other in just the last three years, serendipity is celebrated, dogs and children are welcome, and you can come as you are.

We recently set out to survey all seven new breweries, most of the food options, and a few of the entertainments in Charleston’s Brewery District, and can report that time spent here is refreshing in every sense of the word.”

Matt and Ted Lee ventured through the swiftly evolving brewing scene of Charleston’s upper peninsula landscape, and even took the opportunity to visit the new skate park, Sk8 Charleston, which flanks the beer district area, “offering sweeping marsh and Ashley River views to those who aren’t dropping into the park’s two polished-concrete bowls.”

Read more about their journey through Charleston’s beer gardens and tap rooms here. 

Photo Credit: Hunter McRae, New York Times.

 

Spartina449 Now Open on King Street

Photo Credit: Spartina449

Rex Riley of Clement, Crawford & Thornhill, Inc., represented the tenant, Spartina449, for the lease of retail space at 300 King Street. Spartina449, is a women’s handbag and accessories company out of Hilton Head Island. The store opened on Saturday, February 18th.

Charleston’s Growing Midtown Draws French-Inspired Restaurant/Bar

Midtown continues to draw new businesses proving the appeal of this once ignored section of downtown Charleston.  We are excited to welcome the french-inspired, Felix Cafe, planning to open in early 2017 at 550 King Street.  Thanks go to Warren Wise of The Post and Courier for providing the story.

French Inspired Felix Cafe Plans 2017 Opening in Midtown