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Martha Lou's Kitchen

1068 Morrison Dr, Charleston, SC 29403-3820
+1 843-577-9583
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“bread pudding” (47 reviews)
“fried chicken” (264 reviews)
“collard greens” (52 reviews)
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1068 Morrison Dr, Charleston, SC 29403-3820
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Ok, so I would up at Martha Lou's Kitchen because we had seen it on a cheesy reality show centered in Charleston, but in my defense we checked reviews on TripAdvisor and other sites before settling on Martha Lou's Kitchen. We walked in about an...More

Thank GranandShanandJosh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Martha Lou's is as real as it gets. There are no frills - literally none! Even the menu's in the fan strewn windowless box of a room on the side of the road in North Charleston are hand-written, well-worn pages. The plates are styrofoam, the...More

1  Thank rogerhyde7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My quest is to find the best fried chicken. While visiting family in Mount Pleasant had a chance to come one step closer. We tried the chicken and the fish.The chicken was probably the best I have had. The fish was very good also, but...More

Thank DickEzo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Heard so much of Martha Lou's that when I vacationed near Charleston had to make the trip and was not disappointed. Friendly and kind people, great service and delicious fried chicken. Their lima beans and yams were beyond compare. Not much too look at from...More

Thank kmmccafferty
Reviewed 12 May 2018

My husband and a network of friends had a wonderful time experimenting with a variety of food. The food and customer service exceeded our expectation. We had a wonderful time.

Thank EDO and A
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We stopped by this quaint place while on a girls trip to Charleston and so glad we did! Deborah and Ruth were so fun and hospitable-everything from the sweet tea to the fried chicken and homemade sides was delish! Make sure you save room for...More

Thank efg9762
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

This place was recommended by our local Uber driver as one of his favorites! We were not disappointed! Debra and Ruth are fabulous cooks and very entertaining! The fried chicken was amazing!!!

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Look no further than Martha Lou's Kitchen for an example of real southern cooking. Don't be put off by the "charm" of the building just go inside and sample the food that comes out of the tiny kitchen. On our most recent visit, I had...More

Thank Dobbs312
Reviewed 3 May 2018

My wife and I visited Martha Lou's for the first time yesterday, but trust me, we will be returning there again very soon! We got a couple orders to take out, of fried chicken (dark meat) and sides - I got lima beans, cabbage and...More

Thank Charming_Karl
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Fried chicken, baked mac and cheese, corn bread and bread pudding with an ice cold lemonade. Man this was the definition of a diamond in the rough. Don’t let the exterior fool you, treasure lies there inside. So glad my wife found this place. A...More

Thank Angelique M
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3 September 2015|
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No patio.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1068 Morrison Dr, Charleston, SC 29403-3820
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-577-9583
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