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Five Loaves Cafe

43 Cannon St, also Mt Pleasant location, Charleston, SC 29403-6068
+1 843-937-4303
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (28 reviews)
“soups” (132 reviews)
“soup sampler” (39 reviews)
Closes in 17 min
11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
43 Cannon St, also Mt Pleasant location, Charleston, SC 29403-6068
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Light and different brunch/ lunch place. Very good selection of local and US craft beers. We had a crab cake on an English muffin with poached egg and home made sauce hollandaise. Similarly good were the ranchers eggs. Service was friendly and attentive.

Thank Georg S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Delicious, reasonable prices, and great service! I got the goat cheese gnocchi with a side salad. The gnocchi was a true star, although a little rich for an entire meal so make sure to balance it out or share it. My friend got the catfish...More

Thank Julie R
Reviewed 1 week ago

... bright, fresh and very tasty. The wine list here is pretty extensive and bottles of wine are not too pricey. I ordered the shrimp gnocchi with caramelized onions - one of the rare times that the caramelization did not get lost into a mush,...More

Thank Anne O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended by our AirBnB host and was only 4 doors from our AirBnB. The menu is delightful with lots of gluten free options. I ordered the trio sample of soups. The cauliflower/green apple was my favorite. The tomato tarragon soup had an...More

Thank PamC54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brilliant food and service, I had two meals here during our stay in Charleston and it was brilliant both times. The food is very good quality and the staff were all amazing. No issues at all with being glutened,the staff know what Coeliacs Disease is...More

Thank Abbi-the-cat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mostly, but not entirely, young crowd of locals and tourists enjoy blackboard specials and menu favorites that feature fresh, local ingredients in imaginative combinations. The decor is simple but inviting. Service is friendly, helpful and patient. I had a delicious non-meat dinner, but there was...More

3  Thank 48hrw
murphyeve, Owner at Five Loaves Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad to hear. Thanks so much. Casey

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This place was always packed, and you will understand why as soon as you take your first bite. Several selections to choose from, but make sure you save room for their dessert

1  Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This cozy little restaurant is located a bit off the tourist path in what appears might have been a former corner grocery store. Just two blocks over from King, if you are staying at the Hyatt or Homewood Suites, it is an easy walk from...More

Thank Mah_Murrini
Reviewed 2 October 2017

There is a great selection of soups, salads, and sandwiches at lunch and great dinner options. I've never had a bad meal or bad service.

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We showed up right when they opened for breakfast and the place got filled quick. Ordered steak and eggs ( was great) and crab cakes benedict and loved it, except for the cheesy concoction on the side. Service was nice and quick and prices are...More

1  Thank Julia-Hawkins
murphyeve, Owner at Five Loaves Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you very much for the positive review. See ya next time. casey

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26 May 2017|
Response from murphyeve | Property representative |
No sorry. It's all first come first serve.
Jennifer H
7 March 2016|
Response from Bethany O |
They do!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Cannon St, also Mt Pleasant location, Charleston, SC 29403-6068
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-937-4303
Eclectic cuisine focusing on locally sourced foods, vegetarian friendly and gluten free menu. Healthy menu with anti-biotic free meats and 15 years of success.
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