About Ms. Rose's

Ms. Rose's Fine Food and Cocktails, West Ashley's hottest new restaurant.

1090 Sam Rittenberg Boulevard
Charleston, SC 29407
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Southern, American

Hours of Operation:
Open at 11:00 7 days a week

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(843) 766-0223

Website:
http://msroses.com/

Ms. Rose's Ratings and Reviews

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4.5

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.5

service

4.6

ambience

4.5

value

4.4

Noise

Moderate

100% would recommend it to a friend

Neighborhood Gem (9)
Casual (8)
Good for Birthdays (7)
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Good for Anniversaries (6)
Creative Cuisine (6)
Great for Brunch (6)
Fit for Foodies (5)
Special Occasion (5)
Comfort Food (5)
Sunday Lunch (5)
Good for a Date (4)
Handcrafted Cocktails (4)
Live Sports (4)
Worth the Drive (4)
Authentic (3)
Bar Seating (3)
Kid-friendly (3)
Good for Groups (3)
Local Ingredients (3)
Quiet Conversation (3)
Disabled Access (2)
Happy Hour (2)
Great for Lunch (2)
Great for Outdoor Dining (2)
Great Beer (2)
Afternoon Tea (1)
Business Meals (1)
Cozy (1)
Vibrant Bar Scene (1)
Late-night Find (1)
People Watching (1)
Quick Bite (1)
Romantic (1)
Scenic View (1)
Good Vegetarian Options (1)
Fun (1)
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·Dined on December 8, 2017

So glad we finally tried this place. Will certainly be back.

Tags: Good for Groups, Casual, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Local Ingredients, Good for Anniversaries, Great for Brunch, Worth the Drive
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·Dined on December 3, 2017

My family loves this place! We range from ages 8 to 43 and we all find foods we want and love!

Tags: Good for a Date, Kid-friendly, Good for Anniversaries, Great for Brunch, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Fit for Foodies
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 (New England)·Dined on November 27, 2017

Went with friends. First time for all of us. The shrimp and grits were outstanding. Most had hamburgers. One of us returned the Cole slaw side - "tasted weird". No problem and got fries instead. Extremely friendly and attentive waitress.

Tags: Live Sports, Kid-friendly, Comfort Food, Neighborhood Gem, Great Beer, Bar Seating
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on November 26, 2017

Ms. Rose’s was fabulous. From the great service to the delicious food and drink, it more than met our expectations. Will definitely go again.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Handcrafted Cocktails, Great for Brunch
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 24, 2017

Food took awhile to get but overall a good place to eat.

Tags: Casual
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 (Western NC)·Dined on November 19, 2017

I have driven by this place forever but never stopped. I had some friends headed out Hwy 17 on Sunday and this was on the way. Amazing!!! Great grits, green tomatoes and the service was great. The atmosphere was clean, funky and huge big screen tvs. Definitely where I'm gonna do football from now on. Bloody Mary bar, Mimosa Flight, overall a great find.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Quiet Conversation, Fun, Cozy, Sunday Lunch
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 (San Diego)·Dined on November 16, 2017

My first time in Charleston for a work trip and this place was recommended by a local colleague. I had the fried green tomatoes which were amazing! The banana pudding cheesecake to finish was very dense and thick but good flavor. If you want a heavy dessert I recommend this! Fun atmosphere, casual and great food.

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 (Charleston)·Dined on October 29, 2017

The pretzels are amazing! We love everything, but we always look forward to the pretzels.

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 (Nashville)·Dined on October 28, 2017

It was good but nothing to get excited about. I had the pear glazed chicken confit, which didn’t have much flavor and the chicken portion was a bit small. The biscuits were over cooked and my aunt had a steak with potatoes and veggies, all of which came out cold. The brownie-cookie dessert was decent, but it wasn’t warm and seemed a bit over cooked. I also had a salad that was overdressed. My uncle, mother, and GF had decent meals, but again, it’s nothing to get excited about. I give it a hard C-

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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 22, 2017

LOVE the various Eggs Benedict! Always something new to try! Delicious!!

Tags: Afternoon Tea, Fit for Foodies, Good for Birthdays, Happy Hour, Good Vegetarian Options, Disabled Access
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 (Charleston)·Dined on October 19, 2017

Always enjoy Ms. Rose's. They make the best cocktails and you get your money's worth. The food is very good and nicely presented. You can do several appetizers as a meal or share with the table and order an entrée. Good soup and salad options if you want to eat light. Good lively ambience without being too loud.

Tags: Good for Groups, Live Sports, Fit for Foodies, Comfort Food, Creative Cuisine, Neighborhood Gem, Handcrafted Cocktails
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 (Charleston)·Dined on October 13, 2017

Good food. If you order the friend chicken better be hungry they give you lots. Will definitely go again.

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 (Vancouver)·Dined on October 12, 2017

We really enjoyed our meal. We all loved what we ordered. The fried chicken was the best I have had. Service was exceptionally good and if we lived closer would definitely go back.

Tags: Happy Hour, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Casual, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on October 9, 2017

Amazing food. Best mac and cheese I've had in a while. Overall delicious.

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 (Charleston)·Dined on September 24, 2017

As always, Sunday brunch at Ms Rose's was a delight. Our server was exceptionally considerate and thoughtful. The food lived up to our high expectations, based on past experience. All in all, a delight!

Tags: Comfort Food, Great for Brunch
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 (Charleston)·Dined on September 23, 2017

We go to Ms. Rose's pretty regularly, both with our friends who love the modern twist on southern food, and with out-of-town guests who we want to show good southern food to. Absolutely our favorite place in West Ashley... Maybe our favorite in Charleston!

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 (Charleston)·Dined on September 21, 2017

We happened along on the last night of restaurant week. I will have to say, the food was absolutely delicious. We were actually surprised at how good it was although not sure why. Our waitress Nikki was great and very attentive which we appreciated. We will definitely go back!

Tags: Quick Bite, Bar Seating, Casual, Good for Groups
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·Dined on September 21, 2017

Nice, my plate loaded with French fries,to many,fish good, slaw no good. Friend good 3 course meal. Carb cake out of this world.

Tags: Disabled Access, Local Ingredients, Creative Cuisine, Scenic View, Good for Birthdays, Neighborhood Gem, Worth the Drive, Casual, Good for a Date, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Charleston)·Dined on September 16, 2017

The food is mediocre at best. Because the side we sat on had a bar vibe, we kept the theme and had the wings appetizer (buffalo & jerk). They were awful. The buffalo had the orange sauce slathered on full size wings. The jerk was salty/not spicy. We switched gears and ordered entree salads with added protein. The spinach was wilted on the salad and, disappointingly, overall it had no flavor. I had high hopes with the ingredients because it seemed impossible not to be good -- though, it was barely average. The blue cheese had no flavor and tasted like that which could be purchased at Costco (never purchased blue cheese there but you can get my implication). The salmon was bland. I didn't eat much of mine; in general, I love salads. My friend had the chef salad and he said it was "fine." I didn't try it but it looked OK. I think the restaurant has potential because it is clean/ambiance is fine and it's located in an area of town that desperately needs good dining options. However, I would not go back unless the kitchen had an overhaul (preparation and quality of ingredients). Lastly, the bill was around $60 with no alcohol. I have no problem with the price point if the food is good; unfortunately, this dining experience was barely mediocre and I rate the food as poor.

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 (Charleston)·Dined on September 14, 2017

As always a great meal in a comfortable setting.

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 (New England)·Dined on September 13, 2017

This was honestly one of the best dinners my husband and I have had in several years. The food was cooked and seasoned perfectly, the drinks were on point, and our server was kind and attentive. I couldn't have asked for a single thing more than what we received. We will 100% be returning.

Tags: Good for a Date, Romantic, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Handcrafted Cocktails
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·Dined on September 6, 2017

Food & Service were EXCELLENT! Myself and My Wife Will be BACK! And again.....

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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 3, 2017

Great Sports bar. Wait staff was friendly and competent. Food was good, nothing spectacular. nice atmosphere.

Tags: Live Sports
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·Dined on August 21, 2017

The food was exceptional. My husband had the fried chicken and he loved it! I had the shrimp and grits. It was not what I was expecting however it tasted fantastic. A must go to restaurant. On our next vacation to Charlestown we will stopping in to eat at Ms. Rose's.

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 (Orlando)·Dined on August 20, 2017

We were in Charleston to view the eclipse. We were familiar with the city. Our daughter used to live there. We wanted to eat good low country food and the restaurants in town were unavailable. Ms. Rose's was recommended as an alternative , so we decided to take a chance! We were pleasantly surprised. The food was excellent. There was a little mix up with our order. We were compensated with a free desert. Our server was very helpful with his recommendations.All in all,we would definitely go there again.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Worth the Drive, Neighborhood Gem, Local Ingredients, Handcrafted Cocktails, Comfort Food, Authentic
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 (Charleston)·Dined on August 20, 2017

Dining at Ms Roses is second to none. My only disappointment is that a few months ago they changed chefs and the new chef removed perhaps the very best menu item - fried risotto rice balls/fritters. I long for their return but I'm told they're not coming back. Sad....

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 (Charleston)·Dined on August 20, 2017

Always a good place for Sunday brunch, Ms Rose's did not disappoint. The "make your own" Bloody Mary is a nice touch.

Tags: Casual, Kid-friendly, Sunday Lunch
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 (Charleston)·Dined on August 19, 2017

Our waitress was great. My duck breast was very fatty, I had to ask for a steak knife, but it wasn't much help. I should have sent it back, but we had a play to go to and didn't want to be late. One of our party had the mussels, shrimp, fish but the fish was dry and there wasn't enough juice to sop up with the bread given. All in all, not what we expected.

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 (Charleston)·Dined on August 19, 2017

Always a solid choice.Great food and good service.

Best brunch in West Ashley.

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 (Charleston)·Dined on August 15, 2017

The Fried Green Tomatoes were wonderful and my wife loved the fact that the pay a lot of attention to their vegetarian options. My wife had the Roasted Portabello which was so good but she could not finish (to go box required). The Peach Glazed SC Chicken Confit was cooked perfectly and the flavors were amazing. The food was awesome but it was very difficult to have a conversation due to the noise level. This would not be a problem if you were in a group or just with friends for a good dinner. It is not a good choice for first dates or special occasions since you have to struggle to be heard above the other diners and any intimate or meaningful conversation is impossible. This dinner was in celebration of my first anniversary since my heart attack and all the successful changes in our lives and they offered excellent healthy, tasty options which were really welcome. I want to stress that the food and service is really great but it would just be really nice to have a romantic dinner such as date night along with the great food available. An additional review review will be available on the Facebook page Date Night Low Country.

Tags: Happy Hour, Fun, Good for Groups, Casual
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 (Charleston)·Dined on January 18, 2017

This was our first visit to try it out during Restaurant Week. We will certainly be back. Good food, prices and service.

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 (Charleston)·Dined on January 15, 2017

This is a very cool spot. They have good food and a fun atmosphere!

Tags: Business Meals, Great for Lunch, Neighborhood Gem, Fun, Happy Hour, Great for Brunch
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 (Charleston)·Dined on January 13, 2017

The food was delicious. Wendy was our server and is very attentive. We love Ms. Rose's and will definitely return.

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 (Charleston)·Dined on December 12, 2016

Wendy is a wonderful server. She always gives us excellent service.

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 (Charleston)·Dined on December 4, 2016

They have pimento cheese grits that were some of the BEST grits I have ever had! They also have a lot of different kinds of mimosas. I really liked the strawberry flavor. The rest of the brunch items were pretty standard and nothing too exciting. A little more expensive when compared to similar brunch spots, but worth it if you are craving cheese grits.

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Casual
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 (Charleston)·Dined on November 26, 2016

Great Art Deco place with nice menu, good service (except for not having specialty cocktails available). Fried chicken outstanding as was shrimp and grits. Swordfish a little underdone. Steak very tasty and fries were nice and crispy. Server was attentive and personable. Enjoyed the ambiance and relaxed atmosphere. Unique booths in bar area.

Tags: Casual, Bar Seating
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 (Charleston)·Dined on November 20, 2016

We love this place!!!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups
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 (Charleston)·Dined on October 16, 2016

Food was absolutely delicious. My friend and I went for brunch one Sunday and we booked a reservation just in case it was busy. It wasn't super crowded, which was nice, so I was able to actually have a conversation with my friend without having to scream at one another. Everyone that helped us was super friendly and we loved the food! Also, their spiked iced coffee was to die for. What a perfect Sunday.

Tags: Good for a Date, Authentic, Cozy, Great for Lunch, Casual, Great for Brunch, Bar Seating
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 (Charleston)·Dined on October 14, 2016

It was so good we went back the next night with 7 friends

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 (Savannah)·Dined on October 14, 2016

It was a cool night and we sat out in the patio. The live music was good. Our waitress was excellent and took good care of us, even checking with the cooks to change up a menu item to accommodate my vegetarian daughter. Would go back for sure.

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