Welcome to Heart Woodfire Kitchen

Charleston's Favorite Wood Fired Cuisine

  • 1622 Highland Avenue
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Located in the heart of James Island, just a short drive from downtown Charleston, Heart Woodfire Kitchen is a locally owned, full service, neighborhood restaurant serving contemporary American food using classic wood fired cooking techniques. With an authentic Italian brick oven touching nearly every dish that leaves our kitchen, we offer upscale menu choices in a relaxed environment.

    Executive chef Glenn Christiansen and his staff operate as a team to create and prepare delicious wood fired cuisine, transforming fresh, local ingredients into mouthwatering dishes with bold flavors. Using the signature wood-burning brick oven, as well as an open-flame rotisserie and wood grill, Heart Woodfire lives up to its name by serving up a heaping assortment of flame roasted entrees, complemented by a variety of smoky, sweet vegetables and sides.

    Open for brunch, lunch, and dinner, Heart Woodfire Kitchen offers a changing menu based on available seasonal ingredients. With a neighborhood restaurant feel, friendly service, and varied menu, our James Island establishment is quickly becoming one of the Charleston area's most popular restaurants.