The Bistro is completely run by students in TCL’s culinary arts, baking and pastry arts, and hospitality management programs. The menu changes each semester with the classes and the seasons. Join us for a great meal.

Open this spring featuring American diner food!

Monday and Tuesdays, March 13 through April 4 and April 17 through April 25, 2023

See the spring menu here

Please note: Reservations are completely booked for our indoor dining experience for the dates/times above. However, we do have outdoor seating available on a first-come, first-serve basis beginning at 11:30 a.m. on the dates/times above.

Reservations for fall will open July 10.

Call 843-305-8575 or email


Culinary Institute of the South
Buckwalter Place
1 Venture Dr.
Bluftton, S.C. 29910

Looking for a quick grab-and-go item? Check out the Clist Cafe, next to The Bistro.