All over the world there have been multiple restaurants and bars paying tribute to famous American writer Edgar Allan Poe, undoubtedly all of these places have their own charms and Poe’s Tavern makes a great example!
With three different restaurants around the United States, Poe’s Tavern has become a sensation not only for their spooky and welcoming atmosphere but also for the great food and drinks.
«At 18, E.A. Poe enlisted in the army and called Sullivan’s Island “home” while stationed at our friendly neighbors’ charming soldier fort.»
As some may know, Edgar Allan Poe spent a couple of years in the Army under the alias «Edgar A. Perry» Stationed on Sullivan’s Island, South Carolina, as he served from November 1827 to December 1828.
Due to this, Poe’s Tavern in Sullivan’s Island pays tribute to the enigmatic writer and it has become a sensation, been praised by locals and tourists for its great burgers and bartop concoctions.
Some say that the times that Poe spent in South Carolina were so valuable that they are even reflected in some of his most recognized projects, for instance some say that Poe wrote the poem «Annabel Lee» referring to a woman he got to know while being in Sullivan’s Island.
I was a child and she was a child, In this kingdom by the sea, But we loved with a love that was more than love— I and my Annabel Lee
On its menu, Poe’s Tavern at South Carolina offers a variety of appetizers, burgers and sandwiches, tacos, salads, and even Edgar Allan Poe merchandise such as T-shirts, mugs and more!
Another of Poe’s Taverns is located in Atlanta beach, Florida, and has that unique «beach vibe» with an open dining room decorated with rustic chandeliers, pendant lamps, and flicker-flame wall sconces, setting an atmosphere that drifts customers away into the magical world of Edgar Allan Poe.
In the menu, you can choose between the traditional dishes served in other Poe’s Tavern: the gold bug burger, tell-tale heart, pit & pendulum, and also a kids menu is included where children can enjoy a raven jr. burger with a hand-cut french fries included!
Last but not least is Poe’s Tavern at Wrightsville beach, North Carolina which is best known for its gourmet burgers with Certified Angus Beef, served with unique toppings.
Poe’s Tavern at North Carolina offers an online order option, where you can choose between their most popular dishes. When visiting any Poe’s Tavern you can expect fresh, local ingredients, friendly staff, and good company!
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