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Virginia's on King

412 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6406
+1 843-735-5800
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (76 reviews)
“fried chicken” (112 reviews)
“cornbread” (51 reviews)
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American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
412 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6406
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great southern cooking here and a nice spot for a wedding rehearsal dinner location Friendly people and a nice environment on the famous King Street.

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 3 days ago

I read all the reviews on trip advisor. I was disappointed in the food. The service was good. I have had better southern food.

Thank Sherry T
Reviewed 3 days ago

Very good food. We tried the pimento cheese appetizer and the chicken liver appetizer. Both were delicious. The absolute best chicken livers I have ever eaten. I had the She Crab Soup and it also was divine ! One in our party had the chicken...More

Thank brandongirl_11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great. Great.Great! A small and cozy. English type pub type pin in a southern town. Bargain. 5 course meals for under 20.00 ! Enjoy!

Thank olympus903
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited this restaurant every time we are in Charleston.It is consistently good. The wait staff is friendly and the food excellent..many great choices..worth the trip!

Thank Rosepasco
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located an an old building with exposed brick walls and wooden benches and tables. Our waiter, Jake was very good and very patient explaining the choices on the menu. We tried the traditional tomatoe pie (thin crust, layer of cheese, layer of sliced Roma or...More

Thank CSummer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Menu was full of Southern favorites, shrimp and grits, fried chicken, fried okra and cornbread. Definitely a family place for lunch or dinner.

Thank JWL5B9
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Virginia's is like eating at grandma's house. This is true southern cooking. We went to eat for dinner and decided to try breakfast the next day. Dinner was good, but breakfast was our favorite. The biscuits and gravy were amazing. Can't say enough about them....More

Thank Rosanne G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate breakfast at Virginia's and came back for dinner on a recent trip. Very good breakfast but the Tuesday night fried chicken special is a great deal. Very good chicken, sides and a small desert for $13 is a bargain and well worth it. Make...More

Thank DanandAnn
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at Virginia's on King, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you so much for your kind review. We are pleased that you had an enjoyable dining experience with us recently at Virginia's on King and we look forward to hosting you again soon. Best, The Marketing Team holycityhospitality.com

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place had rave reviews for its brunch, but I found it to be so-so. We had a reservation, others were turned away at the door. The host was friendly but our waitress seemed tired and indifferent. We were slow to be acknowledged. Coffee was...More

Thank Tracy J
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Leslie G
Is there a dress code?
11 February 2017|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from Kinsey R | Property representative |
Hi Leslie! We do not have a dress code. We hope to see you soon!
Is seating available on the ground floor?
25 February 2015|
Response from shelveycmcp |
Is seating available on the ground floor?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 412 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6406
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-735-5800
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Established in December of 2007, Virginia’s on King is the third restaurant concept of the Holy City Hospitality group. A collection of family recipes and Southern cooking traditions, this Lowcountry dining spot specializes in upscale Southern cuisine prepared with the freshest, local ingredients. The classic Charleston influenced interior and the aromas of home cooking inspire all of the comforts of a traditional Southern kitchen. At the heart of Virginia’s you will find gracious hospitality along with all of the flavors of the Lowcountry.The Upstairs at Virginia’s dining room is completely separated from the downstairs dining room. Purposely designed to host small receptions, corporate events, rehearsal dinners and ideal for bridal luncheons! Classic Charleston influenced interior and the aromas of home cooking inspire all of the comforts of a traditional Southern kitchen, the perfect setting for hosting any event. At the heart of Virginia’s you will find gracious hospitality along with all of the flavors of the Lowcountry.
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