August 30, 2019

Foodie Alert: Freshfields Village Hidden Gems

Have a sweet tooth? Maybe you’re more of a salty, savory snacker? Maybe you’re just looking to grab a cocktail? Whatever your palate is in the mood for, Freshfields Village offers a variety of food and beverage options to satisfy your appetite.

Savory, Italian Style: La Tela Pizzeria

If you love fresh, locally-sourced ingredients and a creative combination of specialty toppings, sink your teeth into a hot wood-fired pizza from La Tela Pizzeria. La Tela also offers a variety of house-made pasta, crisp salads and hearty subs. Pair your Italian fare with an international selection of wine, or grab a cocktail or beer to enjoy with your slice. Delizioso!

La Tela Pizzeria | Pizza Restaurant | Freshfields Village | Kiawah Island

A Fine Mix

The perfect pairing of sweet and savory waits for you at Hege’s Restaurant, an inviting bistro serving classic French cuisine. Start off your dinner here with a lowcountry favorite, She Crab soup, or try the crispy fried oysters as a tempting appetizer. Follow with your choice of seasonal entrees ranging from the pan-seared halibut to the Charleston Tea Plantation green tea brined heritage pork chop. Finish off with a peaches and cream bread pudding or traditional key lime pie for dessert. You’ll be sure to find the best of both tastes at Hege’s.

Hege's | French Cuisine | Freshfields Village | Kiawah Island

Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth at Vincent’s Drug Store and Soda Fountain

Take a step back in time at Vincent’s Drug Store and Soda Fountain. You can see, hear and taste the nostalgia of a small town drug store and soda fountain with the checkered tiles, vintage bar stools and menu of delicious banana splits and ice cream sundaes. Try a classic root beer float or a Brown Cow, a mix of fountain Coke and vanilla ice cream. and the entire family will enjoy the unique atmosphere reminiscent of the 1950’s at Vincent’s.

Vincent's Drug Store & Soda Fountain | Freshfields Village | Kiawah Island

Thirsty for Flavor

Where can you go in the Village to soak in the beautiful sunset, hear live music and enjoy tasty cocktails? Look no further than the Porch Bar at the Andell Inn. With a menu of light bites, hand-crafted cocktails, stylish yet comfortable seating and featuring a view of the Andell lake, the Porch Bar will be your new favorite spot to kick back and sip on a seasonal spirit. As an added bonus, Thursday is jazz night from 6-8 pm. Enjoy a cocktail and live music from a variety of local artists.

Along with these restaurants, guests can also enjoy cantina-style Mexican, sushi, wine, local coffee, burgers and more! The wide variety of dining experiences is sure to please foodies of all tastes. Find a full list of restaurants here.