Welcome to Heart Woodfire Kitchen

Executive Chef Glenn Christiansen and his staff invite you to experience Heart Woodfire Kitchen, where you can see and smell your food cooking. With an age-old cooking technique at its core, this wood fired restaurant explores the art of cooking with fire, masterfully roasting, baking, and grilling each dish to coax out the natural smoky, sweet, and complex flavors.

James Island Farm to Table Restaurant

Heart Woodfire prides itself on being a farm to table restaurant, incorporating fresh, seasonal ingredients and preparing them in ways that reflect the local Charleston, SC culture and climate. Our menu is full of comforting favorites like rotisserie chicken, hand-made burgers, and fresh grilled fish, as well as restaurant signature dishes such as grilled speidie skewers, baked flatbreads, and wood fired vegetable stew.

Wood Fired Restaurant in Charleston, SC

The heart of our kitchen is the world famous Valoriani oven, and authentic Italian wood oven. The oven brings out delicious wood fired flavors in everything the restaurant serves, from rotisserie chicken to burgers and fish to flatbreads. The delicious flavors coaxed from each dish prove that Executive Chef Glenn Christiansen has mastered the art of wood fired cooking. Restaurant guests can enjoy seeing and smelling the delicious aromas of each dish being carefully prepared in our authentic wood oven, open flame rotisserie, or wood grill.

Upscale Menu, Casual Environment

At Heart Woodfire Kitchen, we pride ourselves in providing a laid back, casual atmosphere for our guests. As a farm to table restaurant, we offer a variety of vegetarian and pescetarian options, flavorful and healthy menu items, with a down to earth price, complemented by a creative drink menu. Our menu changes daily, allowing for a unique dining experience each time you visit us.

Locally Owned James Island Restaurant

Heart Woodfire Kitchen is conveniently located just north of Folly Beach, a short drive from downtown Charleston, SC. Our wood fired restaurant is quickly becoming an area favorite, attracting locals and visitors alike. Visit us for brunch, lunch, or dinner, and see and taste for yourself how our wood fired oven, rotisserie, and grill create mouthwatering dishes. Contact us today to make a reservation.