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Pearlz Oyster Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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The Original, Eclectic Little Oyster BarPearlz Oyster Bar is committed to serving only the best seafood South Carolina has to offer. Our Seafood Menu features an assorted mix of raw shellfish, local seafood, Lowcountry recipes, and regional favorites. Our raw bar offers a variety of oysters and fresh seasonal shellfish. We're also a part of the Sustainable Seafood Initiative, so eating at Pearlz is good for both the palate and the planet.A full-service bar serving the coldest beers and unique, refreshing cocktails, Pearlz has become a favorite happy hour meeting spot for both locals and visitors alike.Patrons looking for a nightcap and a bite to eat can order from our late night menu, which
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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All reviews oyster shooters oysters corn fritters peel and eat shrimp lobster roll mahi tacos cod fresh seafood salad burger fries great happy hour the happy hour menu half shell sat at the bar community table fun atmosphere
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Best gumbo I've had....ever. Friends really enjoyed the oyster shooters, too. Loved this place. Great, fun atmosphere made for a great night out.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank manateesneeze
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Manateesneeze, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our gumbo, as well as our shooters and overall atmosphere. Thank you for the wonderful review, and we hope to serve you again soon!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend the WARM crab dip and you’ll need an extra baguette to finish it because you will not want to leave any behind. Bartender (Kaitlyn) was a delight and Mike (master oyster shucker) was fun to watch. When he wasn’t shucking, he was making...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank UncleChick
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello UncleChick, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the crab dip, as well as the service from our staff! Thank you for the great review, and we look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is the happy hour spot. Good drinks, friendly service, and half off oysters! Also in a great location for walking around afterwards!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank TheAngryApple
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello TheAngryApple, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so pleased that you enjoy coming to see us for happy hour! Thanks for the great review, and we hope to serve you again very soon!

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this place during our trip to Charleston. Stopped in for a drink and some seafood. Very friendly staff who made us feel welcome. We ordered the shrimp. We liked it so much we came back the next day. The bar tender remembered...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank tfordfarm
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello tfordham, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so pleased that you enjoyed dining with us so much, that you came back the next day! Thanks for an amazing review, and we hope to serve you some fresh seafood again very soon!

Reviewed 6 days ago

Starting with the good would be the Shrimp & Grits as they had the tasso gravy and the andouille sausage which is very meaty and tasty to me. They would be one of my favorites along with the dozen raw oysters. The bad was the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank rjr88
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Rjr88, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so pleased that you overall enjoyed your experience with us. We are very appreciative of your feedback about our food and pricing, as this offers us ways in which we can improve our restaurant....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Pearlz twice yesterday with some friends - we enjoyed the warm friendly atmosphere and the food was great. We had lunch specials and returned in evening with another couple for happy hour and dinner. Raw oysters, fried oysters, shrimp and grits - food was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Vacation551396
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Vacation551396, thank you for choosing Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so pleased that you enjoyed two meals in one day with us! Thanks for the wonderful review, and we look forward to serving you again very soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a local favorite. Great place to have a drink or more and some oysters before heading out or have dinner in just the same.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank gavint288
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Gavint288, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are honored to be one of your local favorites! Thanks for the great review, and we look forward to serving you again very soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pearlz has the best Mahi Tacos anywhere. I order the Mahi Tacos with the Shrimp taco setup, my hubby too. Service is always great! Last week we went for Fish Tacos, yet ended up getting a special we could not resist, Cape Cod Fried Clams....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank bestshepherds
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Bestshepherds, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so glad that you enjoeyd our tacos and service! Thanks for the wonderful review, and we hope to serve you again very soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot for oysters and a glass of wine. Better yet, try their oyster shooter, a great value during happy hour at $4!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MSOEgrad1
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello MSOEgrad1, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our oysters, wine, and especially the oyster shooters! Thanks for the great review, and we hope to serve you again very soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff was super and the oysters were so good! My sister and I ordered the variety so we could try the different ones offered. So glad our hotel recommended this gem!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sisteract1
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Sisteract1, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your meal with us! Thanks for the great review, and we hope to serve you again whenever you're back in the area!

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