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Middleton Place Restaurant

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4300 Ashley River Rd, Charleston, SC 29414-7200
+1 843-266-7477
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“hanger steak” (22 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4300 Ashley River Rd, Charleston, SC 29414-7200
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Reviewed October 10, 2014

I would definitely recommend this restaurant while visiting Middleton Place Plantation. Not only is it handy, but it seemed like everything on the menu was good. It has a nice atmosphere, and our waiter was extremely attentive, helpful and friendly.

Thank DiBowers
Reviewed October 1, 2014

She crab soup, Southern (real) Fried Chicken and sides. The most wonderful Pecan Pie with ice cream for dessert.

Thank hana527
Reviewed September 29, 2014

This was our second visit to this establishment. We were even more impressed the second go round. Our waiter, Jason, was a true professional being knowledgable, courtious and prompt. The setting is stunning complete with live oaks dripping with Spanish moss, a naturally perfumed southern...More

2  Thank KNLofurno
Reviewed September 24, 2014

Pretty much the only game in town out there, and they know it. Menu sounds good, but quality of the food is mediocre, and we found the servers hard to find even though the place wasn't over-crowded. Feels like what it is, I guess, sustenance...More

2  Thank anantiquemyself
Reviewed September 21, 2014

This is a must for anyone in Charleston. The views are incredible. The food is incredible. The service is incredible. One of the best steaks I have ever had. I tasted all of the other dishes my friends ordered and all were excellant. The attention...More

Thank KZ214
Reviewed September 20, 2014

Visited the restaurant after Middleton house tour. Beautiful setting overlooking the grounds. Enjoyed the pulled pork with sweet mustard sauce, the squash casserole and hoppin john. All of my food was delicious. The squash casserole was a 'special side' of the day and very rich...More

Thank VCC9
Reviewed September 19, 2014

This restaurant is in the most amazing setting. I suppose we weren't expecting anything amazing, but I have to say that the food here is exceptional and I would heartily recommend it. Another reviewer here has commented on the fried green tomato sandwich. I had...More

Thank gth01
Reviewed September 18, 2014

Service lacked a bit of luster, however the menu was delightful. Our party of 4 enjoyed our Tile fish and Filet dinners. The best part was dessert! I thoroughly enjoyed my ice cream sandwich with candied bacon. DELICIOUS. A+ for Ambiance, Dinner and Dessert. C...More

Thank HospitalityCoach
Reviewed September 16, 2014

When we got there service was a little slow as there appeared to be only two servers for a good size restaurant, but quickly 3 others were working the tables. Food was well above the quality one would expect from tis kind of location. My...More

Thank Richard J
Reviewed September 14, 2014

My friend and I really appreciated the emphasis on cuisine and setting of the old South. Guinea Hen Rillettes appetizer ($5!) was very flavorful....I wish I had some now....Quail, and Huguenot Torte. Honest food and housed in a neat old building. Very reasonable and the...More

Thank David T
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Jennifer B
November 18, 2017|
Response from FlWhiteHouse | Reviewed this property |
Wonderful full bar!
February 20, 2017|
Response from Don B | Property representative |
The Restaurant has not yet established a firm timetable for beginning the traditional lunch buffet this spring.As of this writing, it's anticipated that the buffet will be offered in the first or second week of March. Since... More
March 28, 2016|
Response from Don B | Property representative |
Hello, and thank you for your interest in the Middleton Place Restaurant! The restaurant is open for lunch 11am-3pm daily, and it does require a general admission ticket to the historic site. If you'd like to come to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4300 Ashley River Rd, Charleston, SC 29414-7200
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-266-7477
Middleton Place Restaurant strives to integrate the freshest local ingredients in a blended style of traditional Southern cuisine with a contemporary edge. A lead supporter of South Carolina farmers, about fifty percent of the Restaurant's dinner menu is either from the plantation garden or locally sourced seafood and poultry. Nestled among centuries old live oak trees, Middleton Place Restaurant offers an unrivaled combination of historic and present day delights. General Admission to Middleton Place required for Lunch service only.
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