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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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Downtown
0.4 miles from Joe Riley Waterfront Park
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Menu

She Crab Soup
Cup $6.00
Bowl $9.00
Chef's Soup of the Day
Cup $6.00
Bowl $7.00
Barbeque Shrimp & Grits
Southern Comfort BBQ Sauce / Applewood Smoked Bacon / Cheddar Cheese / Scallions
$14.00
Grilled Chicken Salad
Baby Spinach / Goat Cheese / Red Onions / Candied Pecans / Raspberry-Balsamic Vinaigrette
$12.00
Caesar Salad
Romaine / Shaved Parmesan / Garlic-Herb Croutons / Creamy Caesar Dressing
$9.00
Fried Green Tomatoes
Pimento Cheese / Stone Ground Grits / Tomato-Bacon Jam
$10.00
Carolina Crab Cake
Tarragon Creamed Shoepeg Corn / Red Pepper Coulis / Scallions
$13.00
Farmer's Burger
Applewood Smoked Bacon / Goat Cheese / Tomato-Bacon Jam / Caramelized Onions / Toasted Brioche
$14.00
About
Celebrating Lowcountry cuisine for 32 years. 82 Queen continues to reinvent the traditional South using fresh, local ingredients and modern takes on the classics. The seasonal menus feature authentic Lowcountry cuisine from award-winning she-crab soup to Lowcountry jambalaya and shrimp and grits, all served with gracious hospitality. Enjoy lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch in 19th-century dining rooms or in the brick courtyard underneath a breathtaking Southern magnolia tree. Southern Living and Wine Spectator awards confirm the restaurant as one of the finest dining establishments in the heart of downtown Charleston. Long live the Queen.
PRICE RANGE
$30 - $40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Soups
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music, Jazz Bar
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had the best dinner sitting in the bar . Went back twice while there. The bartender was amazing and was so nice for this lady eating solo.

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Custom cocktails that taste amazing. John at the bar was incredible. The scene is en-pointe. I definitely recommend

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The food was absolutely amazing!!! Our drinks were on point!!! John our bartender was great! Friendly, knowledgeable and very attentive. I described the gumbo an a euphoric experience.

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Meh. This was our first trip to 82 Queen. The tomato pie appetizer was the highlight. Very good. The entrees - crab cakes and jambalaya were OK. Service was sporadic, and we were seated in a room by ourselves. It felt like we were eating...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was so impressed with Bartender John and his signature drink after a night out with our husbands, my GF & I went back during our girls’ trip. Wonderful experience, amazing food and such fun conversation. We will be back❤️

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

John, the bartender is awesome. He created a drink for us that was wonderful!!! We also had appetizers that were great!!! Loved the shrimp and grits!!

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We love this place! The food, service and ambiance are remarkable. The restaurant is fantastic, with several different seating options, There is in door seating, a bar area and an amazing outdoor patio area. Our server Kylee, I hope I spelled that correctly. She was...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Was our last stop in Charleston before we headed back to the upstate, so brunch at 82 Queen has been a tradition. Even with masks (servers), 82 Queen still puts its best foot forward...it was a warming day so we decided to eat inside in...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dined at 82 Queen for our 20th anniversary and I am so glad we did. The crab cake and the tomato pie were great appetizers. The house salad was great. The pork chop and filet were some for the best entrees we have ever had....More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only had drinks during happy hour, but we loved the atmosphere and will definitely make a longer stop next time we are in town.

Date of visit: June 2020
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lnaiman
July 16, 2019|
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October 23, 2017|
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Response from JAM6355 | Reviewed this property |
My meal was gluten free and vegan. I didn’t have dessert. Don’t hesitate to try this place- very accommodating!
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peggyb505
February 23, 2017|
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Response from rivergirl17 | Reviewed this property |
I thought they had some sandwiches and salads on the menu, but it would be best if you just called ahead.
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