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Peninsula Grill

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112 North Market Street, Charleston, SC 29401 (Meeting Street)
+1 843-723-0700
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Everything about Peninsula Grill is on point. The food is excellent! The staff is friendly and very helpful. This was the second time I've had dinner at Peninsula Grill and it is consistently wonderful. The oysters I had were the best I've ever eaten. The decor and ambience is also spectacular. After dinner, we moved to the bar for drinks... More 

1 Thank Brooke M
Raleigh, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had dinner this week at the Peninsula Grill with a party of six. The wait staff could not have been more attentive and pleasant; and the atmosphere is just lovely. I would love to have dinner in the courtyard since it is the prettiest part of the restaurant! The most outstanding part of our dinner was an heirloom tomato/peach... More 

1 Thank bestofthewest58
Chicago, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Peninsula Grill is upscale in every way. The service is perfect, the food sublime and the ambiance elegant. Courtyard facing, it is a must do.

1 Thank Susan L
Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This has become our go-to big event restaurant. A level of service you had forgotten existed paired with meals to die for results in a long remembered dining experience.

1 Thank Joe C
Boone, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Our meal, ceviche, and duck, and snapper was well prepared, composed, and delicious. Our server was a true professional. This was a true fine dining experience. The rating accurately reflects the quality you will experience.

1 Thank debora_w_sm
Cincinnati, Ohio
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108 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely a special occasion spot but Peninsula Grill did not disappoint. Be forewarned they do have a dress code but it isn't consistently enforced - saw many sport coats and one t-shirt/shorts combo on the men there. Most ladies had dresses or dress pants on. On to the food - the charcuterie tray and tomato/peach salad we started with were... More 

2 Thank luv2travelgrrl
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Came her to celebrate my 30th wedding anniversary, and the place did not disappoint. Everything is beautiful, inside and out. Yes, it is expensive to eat her. The service is excellent. Cocktails were expensive but good. Appetizers were excellent, a must have is Traditional Ceviche. The grilled salmon was excellent, and there is nothing better to end the night with... More 

2 Thank Daniel C
North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want a high end meal you cannot go wrong here. I have eaten here many times and am impressed every time. The menu has a variety of things to choose form with the normal being steak, seafood, duck etc... as well as some really great specials.It is pricey but worth it.

2 Thank GreatEscapesKayak
South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We made reservations to celebrate my husband's birthday at Peninsula Grill several weeks in advance (recommended). When we arrived, a perfect table for two by the window with a view of the courtyard awaited us. The menu which changes with the season offered several items that were tempting. We decided we were in the mood for seafood. My husband had... More 

2 Thank FairyGodmother2000
Tallahassee, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I chose to spend an extended anniversary weekend in Charleston. We chose Peninsula Grill as one of our dinner nights. We had reservations and were seated immediately upon arrival. Our server came up right away and introduced herself and provided us with menus. As we were trying to decide on a bottle of wine, she showed up... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $50
American, Seafood, Gluten Free
Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 North Market Street, Charleston, SC 29401
    (Meeting Street)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-723-0700
Located in the very heart of Charleston's famed Historic District, this AAA Four-Diamond restaurant has been recognized by Departures, Conde Nast Traveler, Food & Wine, The New York Times, Southern Living, Travel + Leisure, Wine Spectator, and others for serving the finest and freshest ingredients sourced locally and globally.

With velvet-lined walls in shimmering oyster tones, woven seagrass, and indigenous cypress, the Peninsula Grill Dining Room ambiance is supper club sumptuousness. The Peninsula Grill Champagne Bar is an intimate jewel box space that offers several outstanding champagnes by the glass and a delicious bar menu. The lush Peninsula Grill Courtyard is one of the Charleston's true hidden gems and the most romantic al fresco dining setting in the city. Peninsula Grill also offers private dining.

Peninsula Grill is a proud member of Relais & Chateaux, an exclusive collection of restaurants and hotels in romantic destinations around the world. Business casual attire.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?