Charleston Wine + Food Festival Restaurants

Charleston Wine + Food Festival Restaurants

Taking place the first week of March every year, the Charleston Wine + Food festival is one of the most revered culinary events in the country. This marks the 15th edition of the legendary fest, which runs from March 4-8 and features more than 200 of the hottest bar stars and top chefs in the South and beyond. It’s an epic, all-out affair that rivals others for its energy and intensity. Want to check out the Charleston restaurants involved with this year's festival? Here they are:

Restaurants:5Church - Charleston, Anson, Burwell's Stone Fire Grill
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Contemporary American, Southern, Steakhouse
Neighborhoods:Downtown Charleston

5Church - Charleston

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown Charleston
3,314 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Can’t say enough about this amazing place! Check it out!
91% recommended
Contemporary American in South Carolina

Anson

$$$$·Southern·
Downtown Charleston
2,503 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Celebrated our 37Th anniversary. Great atmosphere, food and service.
95% recommended
Best Overall in Charleston

Burwell's Stone Fire Grill

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown Charleston
1,884 reviews
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
Amazing food! Amazing service! The lava rock appetizer with Wagyu is a must try! Got all three desserts since we couldn’t decide and it was worth it!
90% recommended
Best Service in Charleston
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Butcher & Bee - Charleston

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown Charleston
285 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Wait staff was extremely friendly!
100% recommended
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Charleston Grill

$$$$·Unspecified·
Downtown Charleston
4,491 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
We went to Charleston Grill for our anniversary. They treated us so well and the food was outstanding! My wife felt it was one of the best dinners she had ever had!! What a verRead more
96% recommended
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Circa 1886

$$$$·Southern·
South Carolina
3,620 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
Special meal in a special place. The food, service, and surroundings were wonderful. One of our favorite places in Charleston.
100% recommended
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Cru Cafe

$$$$·Comfort Food·
Downtown Charleston
4,601 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Great local restaurant. Very cozy. Buttermilk fried oyster salad is the bomb!
97% recommended
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Fleet Landing Restaurant & Bar

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown Charleston
5,366 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
This is a must for both seafood lovers and non seafood lovers!
97% recommended
Outdoor Dining in South Carolina
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Hank's Seafood Restaurant

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown Charleston
8,596 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
A really good restaurant. Everything we had was superb.
96% recommended
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Henrietta's - The Dewberry

$$$$·French American·
Downtown Charleston
524 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
My husband and I went with out of town guests - we didn't go to take advantage of restaurant week, but once there decided the special menu looked good. We all had the crab fritterRead more
82% recommended
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Husk - Charleston

$$$$·American·
Downtown Charleston
11,707 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Local Ingredients
  • Special Occasion
Absolutely incredible. A perfectly explosive combination of ingredients and textures that left us craving more.
89% recommended
Fit for Foodies in South Carolina
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Indaco

$$$$·Italian·
Downtown Charleston
1,926 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Notable Wine List
We had an amazing dinner! The food was amazing, the service was outstanding and we will definitely be back!
94% recommended
Notable Wine List in South Carolina
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Middleton Place Restaurant

$$$$·Low Country·
West Ashley
489 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
Lunch buffet is a definite bargain. Dinner entrees are delicious.
95% recommended
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O-Ku

$$$$·Sushi·
Downtown Charleston
1,976 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Happy Hour
  • Special Occasion
O-Ku is always a crowd pleaser. Great atmosphere, service, and incredible sushi!
98% recommended
Best Food in South Carolina
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Parcel 32

$$$$·Contemporary Southern·
Downtown Charleston
459 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Love this place!
91% recommended
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Peninsula Grill

$$$$·American·
Downtown Charleston
6,339 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Loved it as usual. Delia is a great waitress!
95% recommended
Best Ambiance in South Carolina
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Prohibition

$$$$·American·
Downtown Charleston
1,307 reviews
  • Vibrant Bar Scene
  • Good for a Date
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
My wife and I had a reservation at 7:30 for our first honeymoon dinner. We started with the fried Brussels sprouts which were delicious. Then we tried the literal fall off the boRead more
97% recommended
Great for Brunch in South Carolina

Rappahannock Oyster Bar - Charleston

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown Charleston
1,034 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Bar Seating
Food and service were both wonderful. The mussel sofrito is a must try.
92% recommended
Outdoor Dining in Charleston

The Darling Oyster Bar

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown Charleston
1,816 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Our waitress Danessa was amazing!! The food was so fresh, delicious and just what you would expect. 5-star experience!
92% recommended
Seafood in South Carolina

The Establishment

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown Charleston
947 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Truly wonderful meal in all aspects! Will definitely dine here again!!!
95% recommended
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Oak Steakhouse

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown Charleston
3,974 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
This restaurant came highly recommended and it did not disappoint. The service was impeccable and the food delicious. We splurged so the total was expensive but we agreed it wasRead more
96% recommended
Best Overall in South Carolina
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Barbadoes Room -The Mills House Wyndham Grand Hotel

$$$$·Contemporary Southern·
Downtown Charleston
306 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Cheeseburger and Cesar salad were both delicious.
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The Palmetto Cafe

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown Charleston
465 reviews
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Quiet Conversation
  • Great for Brunch
Great! Lovely outdoor seating
100% recommended
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Zero Restaurant + Bar

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown Charleston
758 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Though we thought expensive, the execution of food and service was superb creating value appropriate for the price. Server food knowledge and descriptions excellent. Wine paring Read more
94% recommended
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McCrady's Restaurant - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown Charleston
428 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Tasting Menu
  • Creative Cuisine
The service was absolutely top-notch from the moment we walked in the door. The food completely lived up to what is a once-in-a-lifetime price point for most of us. We especiallyRead more
98% recommended
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McCrady's Tavern - Permanently Closed

$$$$·American·
Downtown Charleston
1,308 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Anniversaries
Best meal I've ever had in Charleston
91% recommended
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