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Anson - CLOSED

12 Anson St, Charleston, SC 29401-2018 (Downtown)
(843) 577-0551
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CLOSED
Price range: $30 - $40
Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Contemporary
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant

363 reviews from our community

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English first
Hilton Head Island, SC
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Packed our family in for a 50th Anniversary celebration, young and old alike. The upstairs dining room was perfect and service was outstanding. The management worked well with us on decorations and table settings. Especially tasty is the scored flounder. All the dishes were excellent and we were not rushed to finish and leave.

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Brooklyn, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

They took us in without a reservation on a busy nite. Our server was great and the food was delicious! Fun and romantic atmosphere.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Went with a large group (14 people). Understandable very difficult to seat, however, the tables were placed so close together that I was honestly uncomfortable. Waiter was a disappointment the entire time. He at one time, placed bread baskets on our table, then realized the other table would be paying the bill, proceeding to come back, take back the bread,... More

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Charleston, South Carolina
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58 reviews 58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014 via mobile

Invited my Mom to dinner a few days before Christmas. We had a wonderful evening. The restaurant was full but no noise issues for us. Manager seated us away from the windows when I mentioned that I was cold. We had a grilled octopus appetizer, she crab soup, Caesar salads and 2 different fish entrees. Everything was delicious. Service was... More

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Clemmons, North Carolina
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65 reviews 65 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

We did an anniversary dinner. We were treated super. Our waiter was understated and top shelf professional. The food was well prepared and pricey. The ambiance was a little loud for our tastes. Location adjacent to City Market and Carrige Tours.....center of historic scene.

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Panama City Beach, Florida, United States
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56 reviews 56 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

My family visited Anson two days before Christmas. We had eleven in our party and had arranged for a private room upstairs. The entire meal was excellent! We tried several different appetizers and they were all amazing. Entree's were all great as well. The bone in ribeye was cooked perfectly. One of the best steaks I have had. The most... More

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Charleston
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Sadly as I write this review Anson Restaurant is recovering from a kitchen fire. My last meal there was superb. My wife had the house specialty, pan seared Flounder, and I had pan seared Snapper over grits. Both dishes were excellent! We had planned on coming back just after the New Year but will have to wait until they rebuild.... More

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Orange County CA
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117 reviews 117 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

The architecture of this restaurant seems so authentic and we enjoyed the experience and wonderful service and food so much. We really felt like pampered guests. Our dinner of Oysters on the half shell, Crispy flounder and Pecan Pie was ambrosia. The waiter did a great job of explaining the menu. We would like to return soon.

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Fair Haven, New Jersey
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed every aspect of our meal there. The service and ambiance were just what we were looking for. The food was excellent. We would absolutely go back.

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Daufuskie Island, South Carolina
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

According to the local paper, there was a fire at the restaurant yesterday noon (Dec. 24th). It isn't yet know when the restaurant will reopen. This was rated solely to be able to submit the review.

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Additional Information about Anson

Address: 12 Anson St, Charleston, SC 29401-2018
Phone Number: (843) 577-0551
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 40
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Contemporary

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