Jestine’s Kitchen Back in Business

jestineinterior2Lunch service at Jestine’s Kitchen today proceeded so casually and calmly that most visiting diners apparently didn’t have a clue that the tourist haunt had just completed a six-week hiatus.

“They don’t know we were gone,” my server told me.

Although there wasn’t a line outside the door, guests swapped standard banter with new manager Michael Pendleton, sharing highlights of their Charleston vacations and citing the travel guide which pointed them to Jestine’s. Continue reading