Wine has been a go-to drink choice for centuries, but the emergence of trendy wine bars has forever changed how this culinary staple is served and enjoyed. Around the new millennium, wine bars started cropping up in every metropolis, offering a refreshing haven to become au courant with all the flavors and possibilities of the classic grape-based beverage. If you find yourself in the Palmetto State, go grab a glass of vino at one of these 10 best wine bars in South Carolina.
Wine, cheese, art and scenery come together in perfect harmony at Bin 152. Take a sip from your choice of 30 different wines-by-the-glass as you indulge in a carefully crafted plate of cheese and charcuterie. They also feature an extensive list of wines-by-the-bottle for you take home and enjoy.
Specializing in premium wines and gourmet food pairings, this self-serve wine bar makes the perfect spot for a culinary adventure. You’ll get the chance to sample a variety of high quality wines, along with exotic options like pate, fois gras, and rillettes.
This little rooftop bar in downtown Greenville features a full bar and small plate food pairings. They specialize in a top variety of wines and whiskeys that you can enjoy under a big umbrella as you take in the sights and sounds of Greenville’s historic district.
Wine and cheese, one of the culinary world’s most dynamic duos. Here you’ll find a strong award-winning selection of both that can satisfy both simple and complex tastes.
Who says good wine has to be expensive? Not the folks who own FortyEight. Here you can find a wide variety of wines by the glass (48, to be exact) that you can sample, as well as plenty of bottles under $20 you can take home.
Apparently, it isn’t just about the grape juice that makes a wine taste good. Stems and Skins knows that including the grape skin and stems in the creation process makes for unique flavors, colors and textures. Here you can find a variety of natural wines, along with Mediterranean-style foods, cheeses, and charcuterie.
Cork and Beans has combined the coffee culture with the wine world to fuse a unique drinkable experience. They offer Sip & Paint events with local artists, along with a well-curated menu of whites and reds, and meat, cheese and fruit plates.
A wine lover’s paradise, Viva Wine Bar knows their way to their fan’s hearts. They offer a monthly wine club that features handpicked, fully vetted wines, along with their highly anticipated monthly Wall of Wine offering at their Anderson location.
Not all wines are created equal. This little wine boutique near the beach ensures you never buy a bad bottle of wine again. Step into the tasting room, where you can sample any of their available wines before you decide to buy. They feature limited production wines, as well as wines from around the world and a hookah bar.
This Spanish-infused hot spot serves up an eclectic variety of wine, espresso, seafood, fresh meats, and cocktails. Their diverse food offerings give you a lot to choose from when it comes to finding the perfect food and wine pair.