Drinking has been the raison d'être of the building housing McCrady's since 1778, when Edward McCrady opened his tavern. Over rum and ale, McCrady and his friends plotted the Revolution,…


The Gin Joint

The first bar in Charleston to declare itself a modern “cocktail bar” in late 2010, the Gin Joint has always delivered consistent technique, seasonal cocktail lists, and reliably current ingredients. The…

The Griffon, Charleston

The Griffon

A much-loved venue of industry folk and tourists alike, The Griffon is a safe haven for the boilermaker bunch. Walls lined in dollar bills likely obscure years of stories, and…