• Dining in Historic Charleston

Dining, Upscale, Casual Coffee & Desserts on
the Charleston Downtown Peninsula


Historic downtown peninsula dining ... No matter your choice of meal, whether it be a light brunch or an elegant five-course dinner at one of the country's top restaurants, Charleston offers it all...and then some! You'll have your pick of traditional southern fare, fresh and local seafood, or gourmet cuisines with French, African, Spanish or Caribbean influences. Read up on restaurant reviews right here at Charleston's Finest to select the meal, atmosphere, and ambiance that you're looking for.

39 John Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 722-8881
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82 Queen St. Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 723-7591
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35 South Market Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 723-1151
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213 Meeting Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 723-6000
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205 East Bay Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 853-8600
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12 Anson St. Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 577-0551
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160 East Bay Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 577-2180
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630 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 577-5393
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460 King Street Charleston SC 29403
(843) 724-3490
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324 King Street & 6 Vendue Range, Charleston SC 29401
(843) 743-5043
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96 North Market Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 853-3888
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70 1/2 Beaufain Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 793-4402
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171 East Bay Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 722-9200
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158 Church Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 720-2121
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102 North Market Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 722-6393
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40 Broad Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 853-8081
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99 S. Market Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 723-5665
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441 Meeting Street Suite E Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 300-3922
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14 N. Market Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 737-8700
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654 King Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 619-0202
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1 Ashley Pointe Drive Charleston SC 29407
(843) 766-1644
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51 George Street & 188 Meeting Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 577-7757
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224 King Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 577-4522
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24B Ann Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 577-7757
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6 Payne Court Charleston SC 29403
(843) 579-3060
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86 Society Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 965-5866
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149 Wentworth Street Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 853-7828
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141 North Market Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 853-7067
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39-D John St. (behind 39 Rue de Jean Hutson Alley) Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 722-8838
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433 King Street Charleston SC 29403
(843) 853-8181
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18 Pinckney Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 534.2434
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167 East Bay Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 727-0111
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229 St. Philip Street Charleston SC 29403
(843) 853-6337
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1A Cannon St, Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 722-5376
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62 State Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 722-5650
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1081 Morrison Drive Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 727-1145
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160 East Bay Street, Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 723-3446
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129 Meeting Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 405-5115
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232 Meeting Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 805-5900
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442 King Street Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 722-FISH
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364 King Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 577-9912
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43 Cannon Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 937-4303
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186 Concord Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 722-8100
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211 Rutledge Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 737-5959
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98 Broad Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 577-9797
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106 Church Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 480-2526
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225 East Bay Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 266-4222
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43 South Market Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 723-9326
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434 King Street Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 727-0090
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Corner of Church and Hayne Streets Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 723-3474
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199 East Bay Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 724-3815
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563 King Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 573-7505
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207 Rutledge Street Charleston SC 29403
(843) 937-0930
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76 Queen Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 577-2500
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215 Meeting Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 723-6000
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193 King Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 853-1888
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526 King Street Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 727-1228
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501 A King Street Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 212-5113
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251 Meeting Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 722-7224
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288 King Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 577-0406
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428 King Street Charleston SC 29403
(843) 965-5252
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439 King Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 723-NACHO
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78 N. Market Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 853-8270
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337 King Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 805-5020
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59 S. Market Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 722-6887
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370 King Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 727.2020
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304 King Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 723-5464
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208 King Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 725-7208
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4 Vanderhorst Street Charleston SC 29403
(843) 853-7186
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210 Rutledge Avenue Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 720.8899
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15 Beaufain Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 793-2230
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298 King Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 501-7500
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698 King Street Charleston SC 29403
(843) 531-6500
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2 Unity Alley Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 577-0025
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479B King Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 789-4299
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185 East Bay Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 577-7771
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309 King Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 723-7374
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155 East Bay St. Charleston, SC
(843) 789-2241
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39 John Street, Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 203-3000
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381 King Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 577-7727
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82 Society Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 577-1102
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24 North Market Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 723-0044
17 Broad Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 722-4220 <
Touted as "one of the best and most distinctive steakhouses in America," Oak Steakhouse presents classic steakhouse cuisine as well as locally sourced seafood and produce in an impeccable setting. Dinner Nightly. Valet Parking. Private Group 35 ppl. Call for Reservations.
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225 Meeting Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 534-1916
Offering Mediterranean influenced dishes, cheeses, charchuterie and tapas style appetizers, 30 wines by the glass and 700 by the bottle.
463 King Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 737-0112
O-Ku offers an upscale dining experience celebrating authentic, traditional Japanese cuisine. O-Ku is a reflection of the minimalist interior of classic Japanese restaurants, while the exposed brick and high ceilings offer a reminder of Charleston's charms and unique history in the modern space. Lunch Mon-Fri. Dinner Nightly. Call for Reservations.
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229 King Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 723-8170
There is something for everyone: slow roasted chicken, grilled, broiled, steamed, or fried seafood, flame-grilled steaks and shish kabobs, salads, vegetarian meals, childrens dishes, and the best Greek dishes you have ever tasted. Lunch and Dinner 7 Days a Week.
549 King Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 805-5000
O'Malley's, a New York style bar with a stylish Southern flair, loves Charleston and considers it a pleasure and an opportunity to serve it and its people. Outdoor Patio Seating. Lunch, Dinner Daily.
205 Meeting Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 722-4900
17 Warren Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 853-5955
Charleston's finest Italian fare with exciting dishes and unique ambiance. At Pane e Vino, every dish is created using only the freshest, finest ingredients. Dinner Nightly. Call for Reservations.
225 East Bay Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 266-4218
153 E Bay Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 577-5755
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112 N. Market Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 723-0700
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72 Queen Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 577-2337
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547 King Street Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 793-2964
Prohibition Restaurant combines amazing food, award winning drinks and a unique atmosphere.
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133 Queen Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 723-4121
Tucked away just north of Broad Street, about a block from the Old City Jail, Queen Street Grocery has evolved from a standard corner store to a popular gourmet to-go destination. Dine-in and take-out options are available. Come and get it!
32-C North Market Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 580-2244
Queology has over 25 years of experience, serving moist and tender meat... like candy for the meat-lovers! Come on by and see us at 32-C North Market Street.
333 East Bay Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 722-5588
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Bakery Daily.
276 King Charleston SC 29401
(843) 853-7775
192 East Bay Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 723-3424
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188 East Bay Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 577-5665
All plates are designed to be shared and will be served continuously throughout the meal . Open Nightly 7 days a week til 2am. Call for Reservations.
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161 East Bay Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 853-4677
495 King Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 577-0100
Stars Restaurant supports reuse, restore, reclaim, and sustain. Stars Restaurant will feature a live fire grilling and rotisserie, 1930's Grill Room and Rooftop Bar. Open Nightly 7 days a week 4pm til 2am. Call for Reservations.
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235 Meeting Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 853-RIBS
Located in Historic Downtown Charleston, our Meeting Street restaurant serves up our award-winning ribs to barbecue lovers from all over the world.
59 1/2 Cannon Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 579-2891
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80 North Market Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 577-2511
217 Huger Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 789-3333
Really, really, really good tacos and Nachos.
306 King Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 576-3540
From perfectly grilled meats served with signatures sauces to mouth watering salads fille with fresh fruits and veggies, at Taziki's they have mastered the art of creating imagination. Lunch and Dinner 7 Days a Week.
334 East Bay Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 577-0094
Charleston's neighborhood butcher SHOPPING and gourmet market. In addition to all-natural meats and fresh seafood, we offer gourmet prepared meals, sandwiches and salads, boutique wines, hand-crafted beers, artisanal cheeses and a wide range of catering options. Open Tues-Sat.
19 Vendue Range Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 577-7970
This historic dining spot has entered a new era, the menu features traditional yet approachable Lowcountry cuisine. Dishes are prepared with an emphasis on fish, meat and produce from small local farms, markets and artisans. Dinner Tues-Sat. Private Group 100 ppl. Call for Reservations.
4 Cannon Street Charleston SC 29403
(843) 302-8825
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544 King Street Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 414-7060
The Ordinary is a Southern seafood hall and oyster bar located in an old bank in Charleston, SC. Serving fancy seafood and oysters. Hours Tueday - Sunday 5-close. Call for Reservations.
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387 King Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 724-8888
The Swamp Fox at the Francis Marion Hotel showcases Charleston's locally supplied produce and meats. This menu changes monthly and is based on product availability from our wonderful farmers.
155 Meeting Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 534-0043
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160 Church Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 577-3818
Have you ever been in an authentic Irish pub and restaurant? Well, tucked away on Church Street, just a half block off Charleston's historic market, you will find Tommy Condon's, a pub that will delight your soul. At Tommy's you will very likely happen upon a bit of frolic, friendly conversation, laughter and song. Lunch, Dinner Daily.
215 East Bay Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 965-5281
Tsunami is an authentic Japanese sushi restaurant and bar where providing an exceptional dining experience is a priority. Lunch Tues & Thurs. Dinner Nightly.
682 King Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 297-8118
Twenty Six Devine is located on King Street in downtown Charleston, Bakery & Cafe Hours Tuesday-Friday 11am-6pm, Saturday 11am-4pm by appointment.
186 Coming Street Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 637-3722
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39G John Street Charleston SC 29403
(843) 203-3002
VINCENT CHICCO'S serves up ITALIAN-AMERICAN fare in a Sophisticated atmosphere.
412 King Street Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 735-5800
Local, fresh ingredients and old family recipes. Southern cooking. Lowcountry style. Mon-Sat Lunch, Dinner, and Sunday Brunch. Private Group 48 ppl. Call for Reservations.
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45 1/2 Spring Street Charleston SC 29403
(843) 202-0712
209 Meeting Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 628-5954
Enjoy fruit smoothies, juices, expresso drinks and parfaits.
36 North Market Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 722-9464
224 Rutledge Avenue Charleston SC 29401
Select dishes from China, Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam prepared locally. Menu changes seasonally, with rotating daily specials and family style dinner options.
343 King Street Charleston SC 29401
(843) 937-9501
Yogurt Mountain welcomes you to a brand new frozen treat concept unlike anything you've ever experienced. Open 7 Days a Week.

Tours in abundance and copious attractions, there is never a lack of something to see, someplace to go or something to learn in Charleston. Be sure to check out our events calendar to see what events will be an added attraction in town during the time of your visit .