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Peninsula Grill

112 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3157
+1 843-723-0700
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“coconut cake” (794 reviews)
“lobster” (203 reviews)
“panna cotta” (46 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
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LOCATION
112 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3157
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Wow, The Peninsula Gill is one of the greatest restaurants in the south! Not one thing wrong - Just perfect. We were greeted by name and wished us a happy anniversary. The wine steward help us select a great bottle of wine and welcomed us...More

Thank kah50442
Peninsula Grill M, General Manager at Peninsula Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Kahl50442, Thank you for the wonderful review, I'll make sure to share it with our culinary and service team, especially Jessica. I'm glad we hit all the marks and you were able to enjoy such a special day with us. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped in at an odd time in the afternoon to grab a slice of cake. There was a private wedding party just in the hall getting ready for their event and we didn't realize the bar was not open. The Peninsula staff took care...More

2  Thank CRK1957
Peninsula Grill M, General Manager at Peninsula Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear CRK1957, Thanks for the high marks on our cake, we appreciate the feedback. The slices come in at about a pound each so I'm wondering your slice was not cut appropriately. As you can read from most of the comments, one slice easily satisfies...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had such a lovely time at Peninsula Grill, the wait staff is so friendly and informative, they had a sommelier available for wine recommendations and the food was exceptional. Of course we had to try the coconut cake while we were here and it...More

3  Thank EliizabethWS
Peninsula Grill M, General Manager at Peninsula Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear EliizabethWS, On behalf of our culinary and service staff team let me thank you for your comments and feedback. I'll be sure to share them with them and we are glad you had a great evening with us. We hope to see you back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our second visit, and it was fabulous just like the first. The ambiance in the courtyard was beautiful, the service impeccable, and the food was the best meal we’ve had in Charleston so far. We came back for our favorite dessert, the coconut...More

2  Thank Geralyn L
Peninsula Grill M, General Manager at Peninsula Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Geralyn L, It was a pleasure to have you back and I'm glad we were able to live up to your expectations. I'm glad you got to enjoy our magical al fresco dinning experience and can only hope to welcome you back soon! Best...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Peninsula Grill is known for truly outstanding cuisine. A great cozy bar,the dining room is romantic and well appointed. The dinner menu is diverse and imaginative however did you know PG offers a truly outstanding breakfast? If you are fortunate you will meet Latrice...More

2  Thank Wayne W
Peninsula Grill M, General Manager at Peninsula Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Wayne W, I really appreciate your comments and agree 100 percent. While the dinner service is what Peninsula Grill is known for, our breakfast service with our signature dishes has nothing to be ashamed of. I'll make sure Latrice knows she was mentioned by...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Some people wore shorts but more reliably a blazer and business casual. The service is exceptional - there are more people than you'd expect bringing your food and drink. The food is special, the drink choices are plentiful and of course the famous coconut cake...More

2  Thank B6418FWrobertf
Peninsula Grill M, General Manager at Peninsula Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear B6418FWrobertf, Thank you for your positive feedback and high marks. We are glad you enjoyed your evening with us and hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Felipe Murcia General Manager Peninsula Grill Relais & Chateaux

Reviewed 1 week ago

What can I say, just your average overly priced restaurant, that serves overly average food. Nothing spectacular, nothing that made us go wow, that was special. Noisy, waiter foot traffic was beyond annoying. We both had the foie gras, good but not great, she-crab soup,...More

Thank CraigonLongIsland
Peninsula Grill M, General Manager at Peninsula Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear CraigonLongIsland, I'm sorry that we were not able to impress you in any of the categories in which we usually excel. While negative feedback is harder to digest, we appreciate it as it keeps us humble and will have us strive even harder to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a delicious dinner in the outdoor seating area of Peninsula Grill. The scallops with lobster medallions were fresh and oh so tasty! The service was top notch. The outdoor seating area was lovely - like sitting in a garden. The weather was just...More

2  Thank Cheryl A
Peninsula Grill M, General Manager at Peninsula Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Cheryl A, We agree, when the weather allows for it, our al fresco dining is quite a magical experience. Our scallops have quickly become one of our signature dishes, some guests claim them to be the best in the city, so we are happy...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We shared the Fried Oysters for an appetizer. For the main course, I had the Filet Mignon and my wife had the Salmon. For dessert, we shared their signature Coconut Cake. All the dishes were very good, but the dessert was excellent!. One drawback, was...More

1  Thank TomR233
Peninsula Grill M, General Manager at Peninsula Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear TomR233, Thanks for your feedback, sometimes our velvet walls are not enough to keep the vibrant atmosphere at bay. We will pass on your comments to our culinary and service staff and hope to see you back again soon, maybe on a night where...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Since the Penn State game was on the night of our Anniversary, we celebrated here the day after. We had the She-Crab soup, fried oysters, salmon & scallops. OMG!! Everything was amazing!! Even the bread!! The BEST part is their famous Cocoanut Cake!! Do not...More

Thank Cathy G
Peninsula Grill M, General Manager at Peninsula Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Cathy G, We are glad you enjoyed your Anniversary dinner at Peninsula Grill even after the loss and thank you for your positive feedback. We hope to see you back soon! Best regards, Felipe Murcia General Manager Peninsula Grill Relais & Chateaux

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RandyCaton
July 24, 2018|
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Response from Peninsula Grill M | Property representative |
Peninsula Grill offers a special dining experience. The attire is casual elegance. For gentlemen, a jacket is requested but not required.
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ROBERTSMA
June 13, 2018|
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Response from Angelique M | Reviewed this property |
Jacket is not required, but many men do wear them. My husband did not, he was fine with a collard shirt. It is within walking distance. We walked and it was between .5-1 mile.
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DentalDiva67
February 12, 2018|
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Response from Peninsula Grill M | Property representative |
We look forward to your visit. We request business casual attire when dining at Peninsula Grill. Dining at the bar is more relaxed as is the courtyard. Cheers, Ryan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Meals
Dinner, Brunch
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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
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Description
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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