Charleston Insider's Guide > Restaurants & Dining > Seafood Restaurants
Seafood is the crown jewel of the Charleston dining scene. There are literally hundreds of seafood restaurants in the area to choose from. You will also find that most places to eat, regardless of the cuisine, feature at least a small amount of seafood. She-crab soup, shrimp and grits, and oyster stew are among the most popular choices. Grouper and flounder are usually among the fresh catch that most restaurants offer daily. The hard part is figuring out which of these many restaurants is worth your time and money.
Below are our recommendations for the best seafood in Charleston. Some are elegant and formal, others are very casual. Prices range across the board, but we're sure one or two of these fine establishments is just right for you.
82 Queen St.
70 State St.
Charleston Crab House
125-A Wappoo Creek Dr.
Hank's Seafood Restaurant
10 Hayne St.
Hyman's Seafood Company Restaurant
215 Meeting St.
101 Palm Blvd., Isle of Palms, SC
Wreck of the Richard & Charlene
106 Haddrell St., Mount Pleasant, SC
12 Anson St.
1407 Shrimp Boat Lane
Mount Pleasant, SC
Shem Creek Bar & Grill
508 Mill St., Mount Pleasant, SC
Slightly North of Broad
192 East Bay St.
442 King St.
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