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Husk Restaurant

76 Queen St, Charleston, SC 29401-2220
+1 843-577-2500
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
76 Queen St, Charleston, SC 29401-2220
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went here for my birthday and it was an absolutely a great experience. Highly recommended for people visiting Charleston.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ahsanaq
Reviewed 4 days ago

Husk was the culinary highlight of our short trip to Charleston. We were able to make an evening reservation just a few days ahead of our trip, and it proved essential. The first course lettuce wraps containing crispy pig's ear were excellent and went well...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Frank C
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went there for a 815PM dinner seating and felt lucky because the restaurant is usually sold out. I have eaten at many high end restaurants and was disappointed. Maybe since it was hyped so much I expected to be wowed, but I was not....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lydia216
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had Sunday brunch at Husk with a reservation. My husband liked his shrimp and grits, but I didn't love the brisket over Johnny Cake. I think I just don't like the texture of Johnny Cakes- the meat itself was very tasty. We declined dessert...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank wkmoon
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were meet with a smile and ate in a large light filled like club room. It was comfortable and not loud. Understated and pleasant. The wait staff were attentive and very pleasant. Our waiter explained everything to us. Their menu changes often as they...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sebastian3962
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I stopped by quickly on my way back home. I heard that I HAD to try the she crab soup and crabcakes. They were both amazing. I will be back, no doubt.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jamie F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

First courses choices were really good. We had cheese platter, ribs, octopus, shrimp and grits. Hi-wire beer was good, pomegranate shrub was good. Service was good, could've been excellent , but feel a little distance from our server. Second course was a let down, duck...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank indoplanet
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I’m a frequent eater and restaurant aficionado. Been to Husk several times, lunch is usually worthwhile. Dinner is spotty - last time I had amberjack and explained to the waiter it was a bit underdone to my taste. I know that fish doesn’t need to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 422DS
Reviewed 6 days ago

Husk is a place my husband and I have attempted to eat at a few times, and finally were able to snag a reservation. Well worth the wait! We started with the General Tso's octopus, which was sliced thick and came with Pan Fried Carolina...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank rainbow_dash27
Reviewed 6 days ago

I've courted through so many recommendations for our 5th Anniversary dinner. While the atmosphere was ascetically pleasing, the service and food was sub-par. I relied on our chief to make up for the pretentious service we received. However, my burnt steak, boxed mash potatoes did...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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catherine s
June 20, 2018|
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Response from captainhook6847 | Reviewed this property |
You will never get in for dinner without a reservation, we got lucky and went there for lunch and we were the only couple to get in without a reservation with seven couples waiting
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Lee369444
January 14, 2017|
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Response from Petter F | Reviewed this property |
Hi. yeah it's pretty close so no problem at all walking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Queen St, Charleston, SC 29401-2220
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-577-2500
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Description
Occupying adjacent spaces on Queen Street, Husk’s structures date back to the late 1800s. The main dining room, constructed in 1893, evokes the grandeur of Charleston, and speaks to the transformation of the city over time. Victorian details and turned columns were layered over the original Queen Anne-style façade through the years, and the buildings fell into disrepair until discovered by Husk ownership. The Neighborhood Dining Group President David Howard set into a motion an extensive remodeling effort of both.
Although both buildings retain their antique charm and stately character, the renovations imbued each with a modern, minimalist theme. Like the reinterpreted food served within, each space has been laid bare, revealing reclaimed floors, original windows, and exposed brick throughout. The main house features an open kitchen with a wood-burning oven and dining room.
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