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442 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6230 (Between John & Ann Streets)
+1 843-722-3474
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sun - Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Charleston, South Carolina
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have made it it a point to try and eat at this restaurant every couple months. With so many new very good restaurants opening in Charleston, it is easy to forget how this restaurant continues to present a very good dining experience.

Winston Salem, North Carolina
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55 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I attended a beautiful reception upstairs. Foremost, the staff was extremely friendly. So refresshing. The drinks were great and food stations also very superb. Braised short rib & risotto, Pasta Station, grilled Mahi Mahi and Succotash. Well thought out sauce pairings. Keep in mind the space is rather small and we did not have music to dance but overall food... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I reserved a table for brunch to celebrate our first anniversary. We ordered the bottomless mimosas which were delicious!! My waiter was so sweet and we had a great, private table with a street view. The waiter served us a complimentary appetizer and champagne! Everything was great! Definitely upscale and worth every penny.

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Spotsylvania, Virginia
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81 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some restaurants have spectacular food. Far fewer combine that experience with great service. A very few go beyond to provide to provide a wonderful experience. That was the case with Fish!. I dropped off my wife and had a terrible time finding a parking place. The staff offered suggestions and was very attentive to her while I was scouring the... More 

Thank stropertre
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

We both had the snapper. The fish and sauce had great texture and were tasty. Service was good although there was a small problem with the bill (had two extra dinners on it that were not ours). Our waitress changed it quickly.

Thank CornwallVictoria
North Bellmore, New York
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50 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

We all went to this restaurant on 6/30. The restaurant had our table ready to go. That was all that was ready to go. The service in general was slow and food quality was above average. I give it an A for atmosphere and the drinks. Food as I said was OK.

Thank Shep48274
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

We were just in Charleston for 4th of July weekend, so everything was packed of course. But we definitely wanted to hit up an upscale seafood joint. Hank's (top rated everywhere) was insane! So we decided to go over to this place called Fish. We walked right in and were seated immediately by the owner, who was incredibly friendly and... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here when travels took us through the area. The name suggested it was a seafood establishment but the Brunch menu included very little in terms of seafood surprisingly. The food was good, portions slightly small for the prices. The ambiance and food presentation were the best parts. Service was fine.

Thank L T
Aiken, South Carolina
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

The hostess took our name and phone number for a 10minute Wait but failed to call us even after sitting people without reservations. After asking about it she forgot even though we sat 3 feet from her at the bar. All we got was a I'm sorry with no sitting. We frequent Charleston 2 to 4 times a month for... More 

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Fish G M, Manager at Fish, responded to this review

S A, thank you for taking the time to offer your feedback by bringing this to our attention, as your unfortunate experience in no way reflects the caliber of service that is the benchmark for each and every guest at Fish. We are so sorry for the oversight and that our team was not more vigilant in our response; we... More 

New York City, New York
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

My sister and I stopped into Fish for happy hour while we were waiting for the rest of our family to arrive for the weekend. It was an unexpected treat! Great live music, personable bartenders and delicious tapas. Definitely exceeded our expectations all around! Well done, Fish.

Thank nycmomof22015

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $45
Seafood, Gluten Free Options, French
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 442 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6230
    (Between John & Ann Streets)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-722-3474
A warm contemporary and inviting space, Fish resides in a beautifully renovated, 1837 Charleston home in the heart of the Upper King Design District.

South Carolina's singular French Master Chef Nico Romo reimagines classic French cuisine with delicate Asian touches and unrivaled presentation at Fish Restaurant. Our always-changing menu showcases the finest local and sustainable ingredients, resulting in fresh and flavorful dishes that engage and inspire.

Featuring fresh-off-the-boat seafood and locally harvested produce, Fish's vibrant fare spans farm-raised meats, innovative dim sum, artisan cocktails and boutique wines. Small and large plates feature light fare, family-style bites and hearty entrees, alongside vegan and gluten-free selections. Enjoy handcrafted cocktails at the lively bar - a local favorite for weekday happy hour.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?