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“lovely food”
Review of Lana Restaurant and Bar - CLOSED

Lana Restaurant and Bar
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$29 - US$31
Cuisines: Mediterranean
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Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Cannon
Description: Cozy and sophisticated Lana Restaurant & Bar offers old world cuisine with local and sustainable ingredients. Chef owned and operated Lana is off the beaten path and a local favorite. In house cured meats and pates, house made gnocchi Lana has garnered local regional and national acclaim.The freshest ingredients are delivered daily by local farmers and fisherman. Join us for lunch or dinner we look forward to serving you. We also now have FREE PARKING across the street at Holy Communion Church from 5pm-12pm! You can find entrances to the lot on Rutledge or Ashley.
Reviewed 24 June 2014

Enjoyed saturday night dinner. Busy restaurant, but with good vibe. Service, food and cocktails all excellent.

Thank Graham_Roberta
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Reviewed 22 June 2014

We found reviews of Lana's and then a friend recommended it. We go to Charleston quite frequently as my son is a student @ CofC but we had never heard or seen Lana's. It is quite hidden and hard to find parking but the food and the service were absolutely wonderful. It was 4 of us and all of our dishes were great!! The prices are very reasonable and this is surely a gem in downtown Charleston. It's worth searching the street to find as we will go back upon each visit and try different dishes.

1  Thank kiawahgirl
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Reviewed 17 June 2014

This restaurant was recommended to us and we drove 11 miles to get there. Found parking on the street but wait until after 6PM as the parking enforcement is not in effect! Greeted warmly by the hostess and gave our name for our reservation which was made thru Open Table. Make sure you ask for the waiter Kelly! He is the man and really made this dining experience 5 stars. He carefully explained the menu and gave us ample time to select our choices. We were a table of 5 and had our drink order filled very quickly. Had the best vodka gimlet ever which had fresh limes squeezed. Fish dishes order were creative and fresh. Steak came out perfectly and Kelly continued to check to make sure all was well. I like an attentive waiter who checks on our progress as we get thru the meal. The house salad was wonderful and portion size was great. Was impressed that this neighborhood restaurant was busy on a Tuesday night! A real gem in Charleston and I have eaten in many restaurants in Charleston---don't miss this one and also save room for great desserts!!!

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Thank UncleMoChampion
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Reviewed 17 June 2014

This is another really good spot in Charleston, that has excellent food, and just a few minutes walk from MUSC. If you have a vendor in town, it's a great spot for lunch meetings. The food is excellent and the service is friendly, and you have room for median sized parties (4-8). Try to get there by 11am or after 1pm. It does get busy at the peak hour.

Thank Christopher D
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Reviewed 6 June 2014

We spent 2 nights in Charleston on our way to a month's stay in Florida. Our B&B was only a couple of blocks away and, fortunately, the proprietors recommended Lana. Located on a corner of a busy intersection, the restaurant is a bit hard to spot. But once inside, we realized that it showed considerable flair. The server was personable and informative, and the ambiance was really pleasant. Our meals were both well prepared and well presented, and we left very satisfied. We would highly recommend to visitors in Charleston.

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Thank Paul M
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