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39 Rue de Jean

39 John St, Charleston, SC 29403-6432
+1 843-722-8881
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (39 reviews)
“mussels” (265 reviews)
“sushi” (102 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Sushi, French, European, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
39 John St, Charleston, SC 29403-6432
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A friend and I spontaneously decided to stop in for drinks, and we could not have been happier with the experience! The place was just too adorable to pass up. Bru, the bartender, was amazingly helpful and friendly. He gave us informed advice about what...More

Thank Shanleigh B
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi, Shanleigh B. Thank you so much for your kind review. We are pleased that you had an enjoyable dining experience with us recently at 39 Rue de Jean and we hope you will join us again soon. Best, The Marketing Team

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My sister and I visited this evening and had a lovely time. Bru was an excellent bartender. Not only was he friendly and personable, he was very knowledgeable about the menu. His recommendations were just right for what we were looking for. Highly recommend Rue...More

Thank Sarah B
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi, Sarah B. Thank you so much for your kind review. We are pleased that you had an enjoyable dining experience with us recently at 39 Rue de Jean and we hope you will join us again soon. Best, The Marketing Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visit a couple of French inspired restaurants in Philly and NYC. This one stands toe to toe with them. Loved the trout and the wine list. I'll be back!

Thank Robert L
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi, Robert L. Thank you so much for your kind review. We are pleased that you had an enjoyable dining experience with us recently at 39 Rue de Jean and we hope you will join us again soon. Best, The Marketing Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

For my brother in law,s birthday, we selected 39 Rue. Atmosphere was quaint and relaxing with tremendous menu choices. Mussels are a big favorite, they melt in your mouth. Enjoyed the French onion soup along with seared sea scallops, shrimp over penne with a light...More

Thank Q6355KIpeterf
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi, Q6355Klpeterf. Thank you so much for your kind review. We are pleased that you had an enjoyable dining experience with us recently at 39 Rue de Jean and we hope you will join us again soon. Best, The Marketing Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I brought my husband, aunt, and grandmother here for lunch after touring the city and it was so delicious and reasonably priced. Get the French Onion Soup (duh)! I got the chicken salad on a croissant and it was delicious my husband got the NY...More

Thank Racheal T
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Racheal T. Thank you so much for your kind review. We are pleased that you had an enjoyable dining experience with us recently at 39 Rue de Jean and we hope you will join us again soon. Best, The Marketing Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a nice oasis on a hot summer afternoon. Good drinks, good service from our waitress, Jacqueline. Will be back for dinner

Thank extrastuff2017
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, extrastuff2017. Thank you so much for your kind review. We are pleased that you had an enjoyable dining experience with us recently at 39 Rue de Jean and we hope you will join us again soon. Best, The Marketing Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The minute we sat down our server Mallary made us feel very welcome.The food was absolutely amazing and Mallary recommended so great dishes.We order many dishes including the mussels and the shrimp pasta which were amazing and when desert rolled around Mallary recommendation the poached...More

Thank Chris D
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Chris D. Thank you so much for your kind review. We are pleased that you had an enjoyable dining experience with us recently at 39 Rue de Jean and we hope you will join us again soon. Best, The Marketing Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a couple of days of southern food we were looking forward to something a bit different and not fried! The restaurant is not in the best location in Savannah but we took an Uber and went straight in the door. As appetizer we decided...More

Thank FTRichard
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, FTRichard. Thank you for taking the time to share your most recent dining experience. We apologize that your visit was less than exceptional. I have shared your review with our management team. Kind regards, The Marketing Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service here is very nice and friendly. We stopped in for lunch, thinking we'd get something light and then grab lunch somewhere. If you do the same, ask how big the portions are! Both lunches were well done--I had a salad and my husband...More

Thank MurryG08
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, MurryG08. Thank you so much for your kind review. We are pleased that you had an enjoyable dining experience with us recently at 39 Rue de Jean and we hope you will join us again soon. Best, The Marketing Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Has been our favorite for years but July 30 we had dinner with our son and friend. We have a great build up and were very disappointed. The $17 foi Gras has no flavor and texture of geletin. The snails lacked garlic, the coq a...More

Thank sara c
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, sara c. Thank you for taking the time to share your most recent dining experience. We apologize that your visit was less than exceptional. I have shared your review with our management team. Please don't hesitate to reach out directly at info@39ruedejean.com to talk...More

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I don't understand your question about "double tipper".
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$17 - $30
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 John St, Charleston, SC 29403-6432
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-722-8881
Description
Located in historic downtown Charleston , SC , 39 Rue de Jean is a refined French cafe and bar offering the best in classic Brasserie cuisine. The creations of our culinary team pay homage to the classic brasserie cuisine that inspired vehemently loyal Parisians. Guests of 39 Rue de Jean enjoy indoor/outdoor patio seating, cocktails and a predominantly French wine list blended with a selection of our steward's favorites.39 Rue de Jean offers a private dining room that can be transformed to host professional gatherings or celebratory affairs, accommodating up to 200 guests. This unique space, overlooking Upper King Street, features vaulted ceilings, exposed brick and a private entrance
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