Best Restaurant When Someone Else is Paying

Oak Steakhouse

Oak Steakhouse

17 Broad St. Downtown

(843) 722-4220

Oak Steakhouse is a favorite for a fun night out, and it’s even better when you can get someone else to foot the bill, especially when you’re hankering for that 28-ounce Prime porterhouse.

Support the Charleston City Paper

We’ve been covering Charleston since 1997 and plan to be here with the latest and Best of Charleston for many years to come. In a time where local journalism is struggling, the City Paper is investing in the future of Charleston as a place where diverse, engaging views can flourish. We can't do it without our readers. If you'd like to support local, independent journalism:



Best Place to Trade Your Crap

Erica Jackson

One man’s trash is another man’s treasure, and the Really, Really Free Market is all about sharing and eliminating waste. With two events this past year under the overpass next to the Recovery Room, these gatherings put on by Charleston Peace have brought together everyone from the needy to bike-riding hipster-types. Free wares and services […]


Charleston County residents also voting on sales tax, housing trust fund

Charleston County residents will decide whether to extend a local sales tax to fund school construction projects and to approve a property tax increase to fund an affordable housing trust. First, voters weigh in on the aptly named “Education Capital Improvements Sales and Use Tax Act Referendum for Charleston County.” A vote “Yes” extends a […]

Before You Go: One more Graham-Harrison debate on tap Friday

South Carolina health officials reported 755 new cases of coronavirus on Tuesday, with 19 additional confirmed deaths.

SC reform groups raise questions about Charleston report on May protests

Two S.C. justice reform advocacy groups delivered a letter Oct. 22 to Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg, Police Chief Luther Reynolds and members of Charleston City Council objecting to the city’s assessment of police response to the May 30-31 protests. “This report is a masterclass in the use of hollow rhetoric and passing the buck” American […]

Pickin’ in the Park puts drive-in bluegrass show on Johns Island

Charleston County Parks will host Pickin’ in the Park, a drive-in bluegrass concert at Johns Island County Park Nov. 7.