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211 Rutledge Ave, Charleston, SC 29403-5822
+1 843-737-5959
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork tacos” (49 reviews)
“plantains” (39 reviews)
“black bean soup” (12 reviews)
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Caribbean, Bar, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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211 Rutledge Ave, Charleston, SC 29403-5822
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in for an impromptu drink. Our service was excellent: attentive without being pushy. We enjoyed talking to the bartender, and the quality of the drinks was very good. We'll be back for some food.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I go back to places that I've already been to and write new reviews. I liked this place last time I was here, but this time this experience at Fuel was not so great. I was with a group of around 10 people and some...More

Thank travelsafer
Reviewed 19 October 2017

The building is an old gas station. They have outside and inside seating and you can bring your dog to the outside part. Its a super casual cool place with great food. The nachos and the tacos are the best but even the salads are...More

Thank Erin B
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This place is so cool. You can sit inside or outside. It is a laid back place to get some awesome food. If you go try the HO Cakes.

Thank 294steffanb
Reviewed 25 August 2017

This place was on my list to visit again on my next trip to CHS, and i did! This time my wife joined me. The pulled pork tacos are great, the Ho cakes of course are a must, and the feta "cheeseball" salad. The first...More

Thank Tim98166
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I had the most delicious jerk chicken sandwich (with pineapple) and a side of fried plantains which was amazing! Top it with margaritas and friendly service, you can't go wrong here.

Thank Marla M
Reviewed 21 August 2017

I ordered the chicken nachos and they were SOOO good. The chicken was fresh and they gave you good portion. The atmosphere was great outside and I am definitely going back.

Thank Anna B
Reviewed 10 August 2017

So glad that we stopped here for lunch. The best tacos ever and the chips and salsa was amazing! Cute building that is an old gas station. Didn't have any drinks, but they looked really good. Great outdoor seating area. Will definitely go back again.

Thank Y8326IAdanah
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Small menu, delicious fish tacos, good service. Neighborhood location, walking distance from SCU Medical Center.

Thank Wyswmn1010
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Who would've thought you can change a gas station into a wonderful restaurant it is located off the beaten path and probably not too much of a Tourist attraction. Food is on the Caribbean/Mexican type and it was very well prepared very tasty and very...More

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24 February 2017|
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Response from dan w | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they do, unless it's for a large group. They get a lot of traffic from locals.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 Rutledge Ave, Charleston, SC 29403-5822
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-737-5959
Fuel (new restaurant) 211 Rutledge Ave. Charleston, SC 29403
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