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The Griffin

18 Vendue Range, Charleston, SC 29401-2114
+1 843-723-1700
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Beer, Pub Grub and a Bit Slow Service

Stumbled across this bar and liked the atmosphere. First visit wait staff brought us beer menus and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
KayJazz
,
Bedford, TX
via mobile
Great place for food and drink.

We tried this place our last night in Charleston and wish we had sooner. The fish and chips are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Susan B
,
Fulton, Missouri
via mobile
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“dollar bills” (13 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
LOCATION
18 Vendue Range, Charleston, SC 29401-2114
French Quarter
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+1 843-723-1700
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"dollar bills"
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"pub atmosphere"
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"buffalo shrimp"
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"english style pub"
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"waterfront park"
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"local brews"
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"sweet tea"
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"downtown charleston"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stumbled across this bar and liked the atmosphere. First visit wait staff brought us beer menus and then forgot about us so we left (we were seated at a back tablel Returned the next day and sat at the bar. Beers were good and we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried this place our last night in Charleston and wish we had sooner. The fish and chips are some of the best and the beer selection was great. A must try if your in the area.

Thank Susan B
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

For some crazy reason people have stapled dollar bills all over the inside of this pub, filings and walls are completely covered. Waitress said there's over $35,000 there. If you want to add to the collection, tell the waitress and she will bring over markers...More

Thank Linda M
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

The Griffin English style pub in the French Quarter of Charlestons Historic District is fun, good food and drink in an interesting atmosphere. Wednesday is Fried Chicken day, a Blue Plate kind of place and If 10 is Excellent, well The Griffin's Fried Chicken is...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I hit this place up on our last night in Charleston. My girlfriend had suggested it - seems that she spent a lot of time there in college and it is still fun! They had a surprisingly good selection of beer. Typical...More

Thank Lauren L
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

When 9 of us tried to find a place to eat downtown with no reservation on a busy night after Christmas, we ended up at The Griffin. The bartender, who also happened to be our waiter, went out of his way to seat us and...More

Thank Kris H
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

And all the pirate bar that still maintains its historical charm this was our favorite stop on the pub tour there was a nice selection of beverages the room was smaller but cozy

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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Very cool place! Great bartenders - very friendly. Stopped in for a beer, nachos and watch some football. Didn’t disappoint and it will be on our list for the next visit!!

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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ate lunch here on a Sunday afternoon. We walked in and didn't see a sign telling us we can seat ourselves and no one greeted us for several minutes. So we finally just sat down and then no one acknowledged us...More

Thank Lyndsey W
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The Griffin was a nice cool respite in the midst of my walk around Charleston on a very hot day! Staff is super friendly. The dollar bills posted everywhere started with the owner posting one 21 years ago when they bought the place and it...More

Thank Teri K
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