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J Paul'z - CLOSED

1739 Maybank Hwy, Charleston, SC 29412-2103
+1 843-795-6995
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good29%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
Jan 31, 2014
“Open in the "snow"”
Jan 24, 2014
“Not what you would expect”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Japanese, Sushi, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1739 Maybank Hwy, Charleston, SC 29412-2103
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Reviewed December 6, 2012

The food is always made fresh, the sushi is excellent, they make their own hummus. Everything from the atmosphere to the service is outstanding. I recommend this place to anybody and everybody that comes to visit our home. I would eat at J Paul'z everyday...More

Thank ssteinmier
Reviewed October 18, 2012

We waited for ONE hour for our three sushi rolls to come, even though there were quite a lots of empty seats. The service was incredibly slow and not attentive. The price is nuts. We paid $56 for three rolls and a small sake. The...More

Thank ina0901
Reviewed September 21, 2012

We ate here for our anniversary. I started with the Tempura Mushrooms. They were fried in a mashed up ball instead of being separated so that they were stuck together, pale, not crisp, and the mushrooms were only half-cooked. The ranch dressing for dipping was...More

1  Thank Labpyra
Reviewed July 21, 2012

We had the great pleasure to eat in this restaurant recently, enjoying the tempura mushrooms, sushi, lemon-thyme chicken and salmon. In particular the salmon with potato gnocchi, arugula, and beech mushrooms in truffle butter was melt-in-your-mouth delicious. My companion and I found the staff, particularly...More

Thank Aughlin
Reviewed June 10, 2012

Went with my husband and 10 year old son. We were there shortly after they began serving dinner and sat outside. We ordered several tapas items. The trio of dips included, a lentil hummus, pimento cheese (with a little kick), and a fabulous cheese and...More

Thank traveler0418
Reviewed May 26, 2012

The only thing worth going for is the truffle mac and cheese- it's to die for. Other then that, the sushi is average, the atmosphere is really loud and the service has much to be desired.

Thank MrsFDF
Reviewed March 30, 2012

Was headed to meet friends afterwords for drinks, and decided i wanted some good food. I had been to J. Paulz a few years ago with friends, so i remembered the cuisine was better than average. I was greeted at the door, which is always...More

Thank SCgarcia83
Reviewed February 22, 2012

For one to truly grasp the full talent of this Chef they must have a couple of things. The Pork Belly, mac & cheese, and the Tuna Tartare. It is phenomenal. We will be back as regulars and I mean it. Great fun with Rob...More

Thank foodsnobguy
Reviewed January 19, 2012

The sushi was very good. The menu had a variety of items so everyone could get something they wanted. The ambience was quiet and cozy. The staff was friendly and helpful.

Thank Beachlover017
Reviewed November 14, 2011

We ate here this weekend and it was great. The wine was good and reasonably priced. We shared a sushi roll to start and it was excellent - would definitely go back for the sushi. I had the salad with duck - it was good,...More

Thank RedCharleston
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$30 - $30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1739 Maybank Hwy, Charleston, SC 29412-2103
    (Folly Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > James Island
  • Neighborhood: James Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-795-6995
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