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Peninsula Grill

112 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3157
+1 843-723-0700
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“coconut cake” (724 reviews)
“lobster” (179 reviews)
“cakes” (203 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
112 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3157
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had awesome evening at the Peninsula Grill ,I enjoyed the coconut cake and also the heirloom tomato salad.great place for fine dining.

1  Thank Elaine G
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our service and dinner were impeccable. Thank you, Mark! We have already made reservations for next year at both the inn and restaurant.

1  Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I asked our concierge for the best restaurant in Charleston and she suggested the Peninsula Grill. We were not disappointed. From the moment we walked into the restaurant, the welcome and the service were impeccable. Our server, Chris, was very knowledgeable and...More

1  Thank dhs13
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit Charleston several times a year but have never found our way to the Peninsula Grill. After last night's meal, it is going to be our first priority from now on. The food was outstanding, service very attentive but not hurried and the wine...More

1  Thank Robert L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In town for a short visit and could not leave without a piece of coconut cake. Yes, its worth the stop. Even though the restaurant was closed, I was pleasantly surprised that I could purchase a piece of cake from the hostess at noontime. Kudos!

1  Thank HHISC45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten a few times over the years. It is expensive and everyone knows that going in. On the positive side, the lighting and ambience are very subdued, so that sets a nice mood. The wait staff is very well trained and service is...More

1  Thank liquidbreeze
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted a nice dinner for our anniversary. Charleston has some very nice restaurants. We chose the Peninsula Grill in the Market area of downtown. This is a pricey establishment. We had a drink at the bar. Very nice. Our server was Ralph. He is...More

2  Thank JE H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went to Peninsula Grill as it was recommended by a friend of ours and has great reviews. Let me first say the service was fantastic. Our server was very tentative and she did an outstanding job. Also, we ate in a...More

2  Thank amberw63119
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We sat outside and enjoyed our dinner. We took our puppy and they brought water for her. The she soup was excellent.

2  Thank David R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was just good. Based on reviews, I really expected more. The lobster 3-way appetizer, at $21 was basically $7 per bite. The duck was fine and the steak was fine but at nearly $40 per meal, you can get exceptional food other places...More

2  Thank Angie H
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27 June 2017|
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Response from MBones7 | Reviewed this property |
My guys were wearing jackets, but I was not there during the heart of the summer.
25 February 2017|
Response from djmatteo | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they are open for breakfast
8 February 2017|
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Response from Matt L | Reviewed this property |
My knee-jerk thought is a dress, but you could call them to ask. I called to ask about men's suggested attire before I went. My girlfriend wore a nice dress.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3157
    (Meeting Street)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-723-0700
  • E-mail
Located in the very heart of Charleston's famed Historic District, this AAA Four-Diamond restaurant has been recognized by Departures, Conde Nast Traveler, Food & Wine, The New York Times, Southern Living, Travel + Leisure, Wine Spectator, and others for serving the finest and freshest ingredients sourced locally and globally.

With velvet-lined walls in shimmering oyster tones, woven seagrass, and indigenous cypress, the Peninsula Grill Dining Room ambiance is supper club sumptuousness. The Peninsula Grill Champagne Bar is an intimate jewel box space that offers several outstanding champagnes by the glass and a delicious bar menu. The lush Peninsula Grill Courtyard is one of the Charleston's true hidden gems and the most romantic al fresco dining setting in the city. Peninsula Grill also offers private dining.

Peninsula Grill is a proud member of Relais & Chateaux, an exclusive collection of restaurants and hotels in romantic destinations around the world. Business casual attire.
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