Southern: Dixie Supply & Bakery lives up to its unique name: this corner restaurant and bakeshop has supplied locals and visitors alike with classic Southern foods since 2007, and the family owner-operators can trace their family's local roots back to the late 1600's! This small hardware store-turned Southern eatery delivers massively tasty plates of breakfast, lunch, and dinner items, along with menu specials that are updated daily (check their website). Dixie Supply & Bakery is perhaps best known for its belly-busting breakfast menu, which includes favorites like Sausage Gravy biscuits and Lowcountry Shrimp & Creamy Stone-Ground Grits. The likes of fried green tomatoes, pimiento cheese, tomato pie, and southern BBQ are all regular features on the Dixie Supply menu.
Bakeries: Owned by a local Charleston couple with deep ancestral roots in the Lowcountry, Dixie Supply Bakery & Cafe serves up breakfast dishes that are as Southern as the name implies. You can find Dixie Supply on picturesque State Street in downtown Charleston, close by to the Charleston City Market and other popular sights and attractions. Starting your day at Dixie Supply means you'll be enjoying a breakfast that will fuel a full day of Charleston explorations, and a meal that won't break your budget. Opt for Lilly's Stuffed French Toast or Lowcountry Shrimp & Grits from the menu regulars, and don't miss checking out the many Dixie Supply daily and weekly specials, posted on their website!
Local Expert Clare Sweeney Says:
Southern: "Dixie Supply & Bakery's Tomato Pie is a delicious version of a Southern classic, and has even been featured in the likes of Southern Living."
Bakeries: "This cute cafe and bakery is open for breakfast 7 days of the week, and offers consistent weekly and daily specials - check their website for today's unique offerings!"
Best for Southern Because: The setting, service and inviting plates offered at Dixie Supply & Bakery keep regulars and visitors coming back for more!
Best for Bakeries Because: Come hungry--Dixie Supply loads each sandwich or plate heavy and high. In short: you simply can't order badly at this corner store bakeshop and cafe.