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Red Orchids

1401 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407-5031
+1 843-573-8787
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fried rice” (11 reviews)
“lumpia” (4 reviews)
“crab wontons” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1401 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407-5031
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1 - 10 of 115 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Red orchids serves unique and delicious recipes. You won't find you everyday asian cuisine here.I highly recommend it.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank David F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Got into town early so decided to go have lunch here. Could not have been happier. The best Hot and Sour Soup ever. We usually come here every time we are in Charleston. We did not have dessert, but the have the b st homemade...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mapdsp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in on a Sunday evening-and it was busy Service was great- kitchen was backed up, it was worth the wait our meals were delicious

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TheresaM1396
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Red Orchids has great reviews for their food, but if you don't try their ice cream, you have missed the boat. Vanilla with black pepper, bourbon honey, strawberry goat cheese, etc, etc... Very creamy and extremely flavorful. Probably the best ice cream I've ever had.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank AnitaLCPA
Reviewed September 15, 2018

Excellent variety, strange combinations. The food and service are very good here. A little gem hidden in a strip mall. The food was very well prepared and authentic. The waiter did an outstanding job at explaining a few plates that we were curious about. The...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank NomadKevin
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed another great dinner here and wonderful homemade ice cream for dessert. Buns with pork, Korean Steak, House Pancit, fried rice, and cinnamon, chocolate with cayenne, honey and bourbon ice cream. Yum!!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank mapdsp
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Over the years I have eaten here many times. Always great. I would have given 5 stars, but very little effort has gone into décor. When I sit down to eat what could be fine dining, I don't want to think shopping center.It is not...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank awesome-annie1945
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Food is excellent. We had the Lumpia, Hunan with beef, Singapore Mung Bean pasta, and homemade ice cream. All delicious and took enough leftovers home for lunch the next day. This is not a fast-food style Chinese take out place....food is much better and tastier.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank fisherman055
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Great Asian with a diverse menu with vegan options included. I had the sesame tofu with brown rice, which was super tasty! The only thing that I didn't like as much was the house duck sauce which came with the spring roll included with the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank JayLorraine
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Had Sesame chicken. I would rate it as average. Others felt the same way about their meals. We did take out

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank David K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1401 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407-5031
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-573-8787
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