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Peninsula Grill

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112 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3157 (Meeting Street)
+1 843-723-0700
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17:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 17:30 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 17:30 - 23:00
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Peninsula Grill is one of our 2 restraunts on our must"dine"list when we travel to Charelston from Tampa Bay! We always stay at the Planters Inn& this is attached to the hotel...I can tell you...during our stay,the 4days/3nts, we had champagne&Oprah's favorite Coconut cake each day for breakfast&2nts at dinner..thats how amazing the food is..in this foodie town!! The ambience... More 

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North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife was surprised with her gift at the desert which was a pre-ordered coconut cake. The staff cooperated beautifully. Food was excellent with the bottle of wine we brought from home which was a 1985 Raymond reserve. Lamb and steak excellent

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Orlando, Florida
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I visited this restaurant for our anniversary on our weekend trip to Charleston. It was recommended to us by our B&B host. I was so happy that I took her advice and made a reservation. We were seated immediately when we walked in. The wait staff is attentive and can answer any question about the drink and... More 

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carolinas
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96 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My daughter 25th birthday was a great treat me for our first trip to peninsula grill. No disappointment here. The meals were good, the service was impeccable and the dessert... well it is all about the dessert here. Coconut cake!!! Though we also had the chocolate bread pudding that they had for restaurant week. This was a good dessert. No... More 

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Seattle
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263 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a truly lovely restaurant, tucked into one of the older and classier hotels in Charleston. The walls are hung with apparent colonial decor and the dining room is quiet and gracious. Service is superb and so is the food. My trout was one of the best iterations I've eaten and all three of the desserts we tried --... More 

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Summerville, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food and service were both excellent. However, I'm leaving 4 stars instead of 5 because the prices are about 15% to 20% higher than comparable Charleston restaurants with similar menus and service. Their prices are reflective of restaurants like Circa 1886, The Ocean Room, and Charleston Grill but their menu is not in the same league. Also the atmosphere... More 

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Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent romantic place for that special occasion! Spent my birthday dinner celebration with Peninsula Grill. My boyfriend had an option to order a center piece bouquet of flowers waiting at our table (great addition to the nice ambience). Very attentive wait staff (our waitress, Charlie, was great!). Delicious food with nice presentation! Bread came out in a sweetgrass basket. Also,... More 

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2 Thank DrSkippy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I came to Charleston to celebrate our two year anniversary and decided to cap off our retreat by going to Peninsula Grill because I'd seen so many great reviews for it. I can't say enough good things about our experience. Our server (Patrick) was knowledgeable and impeccable. The ambiance was amazing especially considering there was no music... More 

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Peninsula Grill M, General Manager at Peninsula Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for celebrating your anniversary at Peninsula Grill. I am thrilled that you and Kate enjoyed yourselves so much. From Cocktails to Dessert, Peninsula Grill is known for the complete experience that we offer. We look forward to your next visit. Cheers, Ryan Groeschel General Manager Peninsula Grill Relais & Chateaux More 

Hope, New Jersey
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219 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Tripadvisor ranks this restaurant 10th in Charleston. We didn't try the nine above it, but I can't believe they are all better. Peninsula Grill is a formal, fine dining restaurant that is not stuffy, but instead relaxed and delightful. We had the Ham & Field Pea Stew, the Chef's Field Green Salad, shared a Flounder appetizer, and then finished with... More 

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Peninsula Grill M, General Manager at Peninsula Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. Peninsula Grill is known for the experience that we offer each and every one of our guests. Our unique combination of cuisine, service and genuine hospitality have made us the place to dine in Charleston. Cheers, Ryan Groeschel General Manager Peninsula Grill Relais & Chateaux More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Divine food and the best service we have ever had at any restaurant. Coconut cake is an absolute MUST!

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Peninsula Grill M, General Manager at Peninsula Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for your visit. Peninsula Grill is one of Charleston's best restaurants because of our commitment to cuisine, service and hospitality. Thank you for sharing your experience. Cheers, Ryan Groeschel General Manager Peninsula Grill Relais & Chateaux More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
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
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 23:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
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
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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