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Charleston, SC

California Dreaming has been serving the Charleston community since 1987. The large, open setting boasts floor to ceiling windows overlooking the Ashley River, providing a perfect backdrop to any event. The panoramic views can also be enjoyed on the wrap-around deck with bar, that is easily accessible by boat; additional restaurant features: large party seating, curbside to-go and full-service catering [catering phone: 843.573.2183]. Awarded Best Waterfront Dining and Best Salad - City Paper, 2004-2019.

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1 Ashley Point Dr
Charleston, SC 29407

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Lunch & Dinner Menu
  • Lunch & Dinner Menu

    • Starters

      • Croissants (5) 5.95

        Topped with honey-butter

      • Cali-Flower 9.95

        Crispy cauliflower, sweet chili sauce, scallions

      • Onion Ring Loaf 7.95

        Fried onion rings, served with house-made strip sauce

      • Peel & Eat Shrimp (9) 9.95

        Served with spicy cocktail sauce. GF

      • Fried Crab Claws 14.95

        Served with spicy cocktail sauce

      • Chicken Strips 9.95

        Fried chicken tenderloins, served with house-made strip sauce

      • Nachos

        House-made chips, cheese sauce and toppings.

        Creamed Spinach10.95
        BBQ Chicken11.95
        Seafood14.95
        Traditional9.95
      • Tijuana Chicken Wings 11.95

        Marinated in hot pepper sauce, fried crispy, with bleu cheese dip. GF

      • Chili 6.95

        Topped with cheese, scallions and sour cream, served with corn tortilla chips.

      • She Crab Soup 7.95

        A rich and creamy Charleston classic.

      • Baked Potato Soup 5.95

        Creamy soup topped with scallions, cheese, Hormel® ham and bacon.

    • Salads

      • California Dreaming 12.95

        Mixed greens, ham and turkey, cheddar and monterey jack cheeses, egg, tomatoes, almonds topped with warm Hormel® ham and bacon, house dressing. GF

      • Caesar

        Crisp romaine with grated romano cheese and croutons

        Broiled chicken12.95
        Fried Shrimp13.95
        Fried Oysters13.95
      • Broiled Salmon

        Mixed greens, hearts of palm, mushrooms, scallions, tomatoes, balsamic vinaigrette. GF

        Salmon14.95
        Chicken12.95
      • Gala Apple 13.95

        Kale, broiled chicken, gala apples, white cheddar, raisins, candied walnuts, honey lime vinaigrette. GF

      • California Club 12.95

        Mixed greens, fried chicken strips, avocado, bacon, egg, tomatoes, house-made ranch dressing

      • Soup + House Salad 11.95

        Baked Potato Soup | Mixed greens, chopped eggs, tomatoes, toasted almonds, Hormel® ham and bacon. GF

    • Steaks, Chops & Ribs

      Aged USDA Choice | Served with a house or caesar salad and side item

      • Marinated Sirloin* 19.95

        10oz. sirloin steak marinated in fruit juices, garlic, soy sauce and spices, served with a caesar salad and side item (delivery side: loaded mashed potatoes). GF

      • Ribeye* 26.95

        14oz. hand cut, served with a caesar salad and side item (delivery side: loaded mashed potatoes). GF.

      • Filet Mignon* 29.95

        8oz. barrel cut, served with a caesar salad and side item (delivery side: loaded mashed potatoes). GF.

      • Pork Chop 19.95

        16oz. double bone, frenched chop, served with a caesar salad and side item (delivery side: loaded mashed potatoes). GF.

      • New York Strip* 28.95

        14oz. center cut, served with a caesar salad and side item (delivery side: loaded mashed potatoes). GF.

      • Prime Rib*

        Slow-cooked and sliced to order, served with a caesar salad and side item (delivery side: loaded mashed potatoes). Served daily after 4pm and all day Sunday.

        10oz.22.95
        16oz.29.95
      • Baby Back Ribs

        Danish full-flavored ribs, grilled with a charred exterior, basted with BBQ sauce, , served with a caesar salad and side item (delivery side: loaded mashed potatoes). GF.

        One Rack19.95
        Two Racks25.95
    • Entrees

      add a house or caesar salad +$3.95

      • Chicken Strips Platter 15.95

        Fried chicken tenderloins, served with house-made strip sauce and french fries

      • Blackened Chicken Pasta 15.95

        Fettuccine alfredo, scallions, tomatoes, with romano cheese.

      • BBQ Chicken 14.95

        Double breast of chicken basted with BBQ sauce, with side item (delivery side: french fries). GF

      • Knob Hill Chicken 15.95

        Topped with ham and monterey jack cheese, with side item (delivery side: french fries). GF

      • Veggie Pasta 12.95

        Angel hair, roasted veggies, with romano cheese.

      • Fried Seafood Platter 23.95

        Large shrimp, oysters and flounder, served with french fries and cole slaw.

      • Shrimp Tacos 10.95

        Jicama slaw, tomatoes, onions, chipotle aioli, queso fresco, with side item (delivery side: french fries).

      • Shrimp San Francisco 16.95

        With mushrooms, garlic, white wine, butter, served over angel hair, topped with romano cheese

      • Fried Shrimp 19.95

        Served with french fries and cole slaw.

      • Roasted Salmon 23.95

        Herb crusted with side item (delivery side: vegetable) and house salad. GF

      • Featured Fish of the Day

        Served with a side item (delivery side: vegetable) and house salad. Ask your server about today's preparation

        A.Q. 
    • Sandwiches

      served with french fries

      • Spicy Chicken Sandwich 10.95

        Crispy fried chicken, pimento and American cheese, jicama slaw, pickles chipotle mayo, served with french fries.

      • Club Sandwich 10.95

        Thinly sliced turkey, Hormel® ham, bacon, cheddar and monterey jack cheeses, lettuce, tomato and mayonnaise on toasted sourdoughserved with french fries.

      • Chicken Sandwich 9.95

        Broiled, topped with jack cheese, bacon, lettuce, tomato and honey mustard,served with french fries.

      • The Cuban Stack 11.95

        Roasted pork, ham, swiss cheese, lettuce, pickles and honey mustard,served with french fries.

      • New Orleans Po' Boy 12.95

        Flounder, Fried Shrimp or Oysters with lettuce, tomato and tartar sauce on french bread, served with french fries.

      • Prime Rib Sandwich 16.95

        Thin slices of prime rib with monterey jack cheese on french bread with a side of au jus, served with french fries.

      • American Burger* 9.95

        Lettuce, tomato, red onions, pickles and Duke's mayo, served with french fries..

      • The Works Burger* 11.95

        Chili, bacon, jack and american cheese, served with french fries..

      • Veggie Burger 12.95

        Beyond Burger, sweet soy, Duke's mayo, monterey jack cheese, lettuce, pickle, tomato and red onions, served with french fries.

    • Sides

      $3.95

      • French Fries

      • Seasonal Veggie

      • Redskin Mashed Potatoes

      • Creamed Spinach

      • Creamy Cole Slaw

      • Baked Potato

        after 4pm

    • Desserts

      • Chocolate Brownie 6.95

        Topped with a Hershey's™ Bar, served with vanilla ice cream

      • Apple Walnut Cobbler 6.95

        Served hot with vanilla ice cream

      • Croissant Bread Pudding 6.95

        Warm croissants, raisins, crème anglaise, with vanilla ice cream and rum sauce

      • Cheesecake 6.95

        Shipped direct from New York