Exploring and Having Dinner in Downtown Beaufort

Shrimp and GritsOften called sophisticated, with an old-world grace that charms locals and travelers alike, Downtown Beaufort is a historic destination that sits at the heart of South Carolina’s rich history. The second city to be founded in South Carolina, after Charleston, the Downtown Beaufort area coalesces fascinating Southern history, hospitality, and architecture, with a dash of contemporary glamour. The waterside of Downtown Beaufort are situated alongside several shops and places to explore, but most travelers and locals stroll the sidewalks to find somewhere new and delicious to dine.  Read More →

Special Jazz Night Quintet

Special Jazz Night QuintetJoin us this Saturday night, March 17th, for a special Jazz Night Quintet with “Vic and Friends”. You are in a for real treat. No reservations, no problem! We invite you to kick back and unwind as you enjoy the music as well as drinks and great food with the super friendly crowd at Panini's.   Read More →

Plan a Perfect Afternoon in Beaufort, SC

Beaufort Beaufort, SC—located just an hour north of Hilton Head Island and an hour east of Savannah, is the perfect seaside stopover for those traveling in the area. With gorgeous beaches and charming historic vibes, this cozy little town has plenty to offer visitors in the way of relaxation. The downtown waterfront neighborhood, in particular, is one area you won’t want to miss. Here, you can spend the day exploring beautiful parks, amazing architecture, and an array of charming, nosh-worthy restaurants.  Read More →

Is Shrimp and Grits a Southern Thing?

Shrimp and GritsFrom Humble Beginnings to Haute Cuisine, Shrimp and grits has been a Southern staple for centuries – perhaps even millennia. So named for their gritty texture, grits were passed from local native tribes, who ground it from hominy, on to newcomers. The Gullah people of South Carolina’s coastal islands were probably the first to combine grits with the shrimp they caught, and Gullah writings from long ago describe how they savored dishes we would recognize as our modern shrimp and grits.   Read More →

Valentine's Day Dining Special

Valentine's Day Dinner Beaufort, SCValentine's Day is approaching so why not make 2018 a little different? Downtown Beaufort offers a mix of cultural cuisines, from American and daily fresh-caught Seafood, to Italian, Greek, and Mediterranean. There are dozens of restaurants in the area, but only one Panini's. Whether you're with a significant other, or your crew of friends, consider spending Valentine's dinner with us. Our Valentine's menu will be available Wednesday February 2/14, Friday 2/16, and Saturday 2/17 Read More →

Restaurants Charm Travelers to Downtown Beaufort, SC

Downtown Beaufort, SC There are lots of things that rank as awesome in Downtown Beaufort, SC—but most travelers are enamored with the restaurants and general breezy, Lowcountry atmosphere. Situated on the waterfront, Downtown Beaufort offers the best in scenic views, with docks to dangle your feet over and plenty of places to shop, dine, and stroll. The historic city, considered the second biggest in South Carolina, is both charming and welcoming with a thriving local arts scene, old-world southern hospitality, and old-fashioned shops and boutiques that put big chain stores to shame.   Read More →

Restaurant Week Special 3 Course Menu

Restaurant Week Grab your appetite and enjoy Restaurant Week in Beaufort. Come celebrate our local food scene with a delicious 3 course menu option at Panini's. This dine-in only deal includes choice of appetizer, soup, or salad plus pizza and desert - serves 2 people - only $29! Valid January 11 - 21 and may not be combined with any other offer. Beverages and tax not included. See menu for details.  Read More →

Good Eats in Downtown Beaufort Begins with Panini’s

Dining Room When you head into Beaufort, you are probably expecting an old-fashioned little place, located in the historic district. However, what you get is far more amazing and scrumptious. Beaufort is home to several restaurants, but Panini’s on the Waterfront takes the proverbial cake as one of the best. Sure, a panini is a delicious sandwich, and this restaurant serves those. But they also serve up homemade sauces, fresh-baked pizzas, salads, appetizers, and a bunch of delicious sides and desserts to tantalize your taste buds.  Read More →

New Year’s Day Brunch in Your PJ's

New Year’s Day Brunch We love to celebrate at Panini’s and we think New Year’s Day is the perfect occasion! Come out and join us at Panini’s on the Waterfront in downtown Beaufort on Monday, January 1st, 2017 and get the New Year started right! Panini’s on the Waterfront will be hosting an old fashioned “Come As You Are” New Year’s Brunch from 11am to 3pm on New Year’s Day, and we’d love to see you here!   Read More →

Booking Your Holiday Party

tasty Beaufort diningThe perfect holiday party is possible when you get a head start! Whether you’re looking for a fun venue for your company Holiday party, or family get-together, Panini’s is the perfect place for your celebration!  Treat your associates and friends to an amazing atmosphere this Holiday season.   Read More →