Author Archives: Minero

The Hottest Brunch Spots in Charleston; January 2016

With a newer, larger space, Minero is now offering brunch on Sundays. In addition to the daily favorites, like charcoal grilled wings, the Mexican-inspired eatery serves hearty plates like steak and eggs, breakfast burritos, and chicken fried chicken with red eye mole.

Minero Settles Into New Digs

Minero 2.0 is undeniably bigger. Its seating capacity has doubled to 90, including a significant number of seats at the bar. While it perhaps surrendered a smidge of charm with the expansion, the restaurant was ready to grow: From the start, its bar has produced excellent cocktails, but the crowds kept most people from considering […]

First Look: Take a tour through Minero’s new space

I can’t wait to take my son to the new Minero now housed in McCrady’s former gallery event space where I held my wedding reception six years ago. It’ll be a pico-fragranced walk down memory lane. My husband and I will reminisce about our first dance as queso fundido runs down our fingers. We’ll get […]

The New New South

Creativity and cosmopolitanism have been sweeping through the Southern states- and not just in Nashville, Atlanta and Charleston.

The Perfect Weekend in Charleston, SC

This iconic Southern town has no shortage of attractions, which is why it’s a perennial haven for tourists. From historic homes and architecture, a thriving culinary scene, to its stylish locals, there are many reasons why T+L readers named Charleston the Number One City in America for 2015. In town for a short jaunt? Check […]

Southern Food in 50 Dishes

From the Tidewater to the Texas coast, From boudin to benne salsa, the great eats prove our region’s dining knows no bounds

12 Cocktails to Drink in Charleston Right Now

Charleston is a social city. Rare is there a night where the bars are not filled with imbibers who are buckled up to the bar, ready to enjoy a nice evening filled with some tasty cocktails. Just as the city is home to some of the country’s best restaurants, it, too, has its fill of […]

Restaurants Under the Radar

What more is there to say about celebrity chef Sean Brock? Lots, actually. His latest hotspot, Minero, is a casual eatery serving authentic Mexican food at affordable prices. Start out with the Chips and Three Salsas – the chips are handmade and arrive at the table in a cozy little pocket0 and don’t miss the […]

Charleston Now

With a fresh crop of new hot spots, it’s never been a better time to visit the holy city.

The Review: Minero

Minero opened to more buzz than a tattoo parlor, and surely more ink. Five months in, it’d be a safe bet for chef/partner Sean Brock to add a tat referencing the quirky cantina (the Mexican wrestling mask that graces the eatery’s coasters, perhaps?) to the already colorful canvas of his flesh. Like the art on […]