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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%
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CUISINES
Sushi, French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
39 John St, Charleston, SC 29403-6432
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Reviewed yesterday

We had reserved the back room for a group of us which worked out very well. Mike our server was professional and attentive. We had a delicious lunch with butternut squash soup, chicken sandwich and fabulous dessert. I heard their mussels are excellent. Will have...More

Thank MaryEllenBertkau
Reviewed 1 week ago

WHAT A DISAPPOINTMENT: I left a pair of lined black butter leather gloves in the corner of the banquette nearest the window. I wrote to Shannon Doherty twice; I called twice and left a message both times. NO ONE HAD THE COURTESY TO AT THE...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For my wife and I this was a mistake. As we came in the front door we were greeted by a blast of noise, the loudest establishment I can remember being in. We had to yell at the hostess, but were seated quickly. Our waitress...More

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

Hi, Rod R. 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

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

...rue de Jean would be our last meal in Charleston.. so far we were hitting one for two! We decided that lunch would be our big and only meal of the day and were praying we would 'luck out' with our choice of restos! We...More

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

Hi, juidunn. 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 weeks ago via mobile

A bit of everything on the menu and active bar scene. The beef tartare with quail egg and arugala was tangy and pre-prepared. The Mediterranean lamb was flavored with harrisa giving a nicer flavor. Zinfandel from Lodi, Ca. Was a perfect accompaniment. Boulabaise is available...More

Thank I8796GBbruceb
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, I8796GBruceb. Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback on your most recent dining experience at 39 Rue de Jean and we hope you will join us again soon. Best, The Marketing Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first time in Charleston and at the end of a long...sweltering hot day we just wanted a nice meal close to our hotel...well we got more than just nice...it was fabulous. We sat at the bar and our bartender was great...she was...More

Thank P4221CXlisam
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Lisa M. 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 October 31, 2018 via mobile

We were not impressed. Place is more of a pub than a restaurant. Dark atmosphere. Noisy. Food lousy. Substandard wine list. Service was slow and rude.More

Thank aabbccdd4321
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, aabbccdd4321. 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 with...More

Reviewed October 29, 2018

was on my way to airport: this was near visitor center had a great lunch fast service friendly hostess

Thank Jean L
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Hi, Jean 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 October 27, 2018

We were looking forward to lunch at 39 Rue de Jean. Beautiful inside the café. Friendly wait staff. After receiving our drinks, the waitress professionally told us the specials. I ordered the Omelette With Fine Herbes and my wife ordered the Quiche du Jour. We...More

Thank rjpoll
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Hi, rjpoll. 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 October 26, 2018 via mobile

What a gem. Great food, grezt service. They have great soups, salads and sandwiches. Its nice inside or out. They have a great dinnet menu as well.

Thank mickeynj1
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Hi, mickeynj1. 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

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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, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
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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