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Drawing Room

19 Vendue Range, Charleston, SC 29401-2129
+1 843-414-2334
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
4:00 pm - 11:59 pmAll hours
Seafood, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
19 Vendue Range, Charleston, SC 29401-2129
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The restaurant is located in the Vendue hotel a short walk to the Cooper River. The restaurant is quiet and cozy just right for a romantic dinner. The menu is modest but the food is excellent. I tried their "Low Country Pirlou," a special southern...More

Thank Snooge42
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had some world traveled guests in Charleston this week looking for a "culinary experience." I have heard great things about The Drawing Room so with fingers crossed, we made reservations. We entered this beautiful restaurant serenaded by an unbelievably talented guitarist, Nikolai Svishev who...More

Thank siteseer58
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Drawing Room was wonderful! Great ambience. Classic guitar playing made our first dinner in Charleston more special and romantic. Food was good and very satisfying. Our server Christopher was a beaut! Make sure you get the Chello Digestif. It will launch you into the rest...More

Thank Mikelis V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is located in the Vendue Hotel. We stayed at the Vendue, one of the best boutique hotels we've seen with the best service. So does the restaurant, "The Drawing Room" has excellent food and service. We had the best lamb chops! They have...More

Thank Frances Q
Reviewed May 23, 2017

We were celebrating my birthday and this was one of the best meals I've had. The service was great also.

Thank jmott3
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Being a local to Charleston, I had pre-conceived ideas about the Drawing Room. I lumped it in with "touristy" and "not trendy" enough for my tastes. I was so wrong. With so many restaurants to choose from, we are always in search of the latest...More

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Reviewed May 20, 2017

We had a nice, enjoyable, and relaxing early dinner at the Drawing Room. Cocktails were well prepared. The hearts of Palmetto Sald was excellent. Very light and refreshing. The pork osso bucco was perfectly tender and tasty,,. HOWEVER the Mahi-mahi fish special was overcooked and...More

Thank KNV_tamu
Reviewed May 10, 2017

Staying at the Vendue, this was our first breakfast stop and it was as expected but did not seem to be on par with this wonderful hotel and delightful staff. However, we did return a second time so it must be okay.

Thank Anthony L
Reviewed May 5, 2017

We ate in the Drawing Room at the Vendue and had a very tasty and enjoyable meal. My wife had the fresh catch of the day and it very good. The chef sent out a couple of chef surprises like dates stuffed with blue cheese....More

Thank ril11
LanaAuerbach, Manager at Drawing Room, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2017

Dear ril11, Thank you for your kind words! I am so happy to hear that you had such a nice evening while dining with us at the Drawing Room. Please reach out to me the next time you plan to join us for dinner, as...More

Reviewed May 3, 2017

Wonderful food, lovely atmosphere, interesting art on display. I believe they host different artists from time to time. Knowledgeable server. I followed her recommendation and had the Osso Bucco. I'm not a big eater and my meal was more than I could manage! Unfortunately it's...More

Thank Ida A
LanaAuerbach, Manager at Drawing Room, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2017

Dear Ida A, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent dining experience at the Drawing Room. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed your evening. I'm sorry that our dessert menu was not what was expected. I will be sure...More

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September 19, 2015|
Response from Pietro G | Property representative |
ltravelfood, thank you for your interest and sorry we couldn't answer your phone call. We do allow BYOB. Corkage Fee is $25.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $32
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:59 pm
4:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Vendue Range, Charleston, SC 29401-2129
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-414-2334
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One of Charleston's newest and most highly-acclaimed downtown restaurants. Drawing Room restaurant and bar is located in a thoughtfully restored 1780s Charleston warehouse building and melds effortlessly into the sophisticated, yet chic surroundings. The perfect spot for dinner in historic Charleston or cocktails and shared plates before a night on the town. Locally sourced seafood and produce are the mainstay of the innovative menu that is designed to showcase Chef Forrest Parker's artistic style. Complimentary valet parking.
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