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“Great Ending” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Pearlz Oyster Bar

Pearlz Oyster Bar
153 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2124 (Downtown)
843-577-5755
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Ranked #8 of 736 restaurants in Charleston
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Downtown
Description: The Original, Eclectic Little Oyster BarPearlz Oyster Bar is committed to serving only the best seafood South Carolina has to offer. Our Seafood Menu features an assorted mix of raw shellfish, local seafood, Lowcountry recipes, and regional favorites. Our raw bar offers a variety of oysters and fresh seasonal shellfish. We're also a part of the Sustainable Seafood Initiative, so eating at Pearlz is good for both the palate and the planet.A full-service bar serving the coldest beers and unique, refreshing cocktails, Pearlz has become a favorite happy hour meeting spot for both locals and visitors alike.Patrons looking for a nightcap and a bite to eat can order from our late night menu, which features several of Pearlz' signature dishes.
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8 restaurant reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Great Ending”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013 via mobile

What was one the most fun evenings in our 33 years of marriage, we ended our evening with a great round of oysters at Pearl. We hired a bike taxi to take us to different types if restaurants. We ended up at Pearlz for a cold beer and oysters. What a great place. The oysters were outstanding and the staff was terrific.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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thanksfordining, Guest Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this review, April 19, 2013
Thank you for choosing to end your night with us at Pearlz! We are happy to hear you all had a great time. Hope to see you again!
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Jasper, Indiana
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27 reviews 27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Excellent meal”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

Although we don't like oysters, the seafood menu here is diverse and we thoroughly enjoyed the meal. The fried shrimp were among the very best. The mahi mahi was excellent. Sides were tasty. We sat outside which added to the delightful meal. After the meal we walked in the restaurant and it was quite noisy so was again glad we had the opportunity to be outside. Service was timely and very friendly.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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thanksfordining, Guest Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this review, April 19, 2013
Thank your for visiting us at Pearlz! We are glad you enjoyed your meal, and we hope to see you again soon!
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Jamestown, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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“Great Oysters!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

I loved my oysters on the half-shell and yummy corn fritters. My husband enjoyed his swordfish gyro and delicious homemade BBQ chips. Can't wait to have the opportunity to visit again.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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thanksfordining, Guest Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this review, April 19, 2013
Thanks for visiting us at Pearlz! We can't wait to see you again soon!
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71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
“Great happy hour”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Really good deal on oysters each afternoon. If you like oysters, worth checking out even if only for a mid-afternoon "snack." Very good food and good prices.

Visited March 2013
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thanksfordining, Guest Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this review, April 19, 2013
Thank you! We appreciate your review, and are glad you enjoyed your time with us!
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Champaign, Illinois
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Fun Place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Enjoyed the raw oysters during happy hour. The fish tacos were great too. Good place for a fun, young crowd.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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thanksfordining, Guest Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this review, April 19, 2013
Thank you for joining us for Happy Hour! We appreciate your review, and hope to see you again soon!
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