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Hyman's Seafood

215 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3107
+1 843-723-6000
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (1,036 reviews)
“seafood” (1,048 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
215 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3107
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11 - 20 of 5,001 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We went early to avoid the crowds - and a surprise is that they serve hushpuppies while we were waiting. Only had to wait 15 minutes - very lucky that day. This place is huge - it just keeps going from one room to the...More

Thank Carol F
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for this amazing feedback, Carol. I'm so glad to hear that you had a wonderful time dining with us. The staff is certainly dedicated to making your experience wonderful. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wonderful seafood. Recommend the shrimp and grits with Parmesan sauce. Amazing! Some of the best hush puppies ever.

Thank Teresa B
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for this great feedback, Teresa. I'm so glad to hear you had a wonderful meal and experience, we certainly enjoyed having you. Can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was a fun family friendly dinner. The meals were tasty but not spectacular. The prices were high for what we were served.More

Thank Huffalufagus
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us this reveiw. We love getting feedback from our customers whether it be good or bad so that we may better ourselves in every way possible. I'm glad you had an overall okay experience, but...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you're in Charleston, this is a phenomenal place. The owners come to visit you at the table...what??? Food is awesome...you even get some boiled peanuts while you wait. Kids get free ice cream, too! Celebrities' photos and momentos are everywhere.More

Thank Demetrio T
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks so much for this awesome reveiw, Dementrio. I'm so glad you had a wonderful experience with us. One of the owners is in the building seven days a week to make sure that everything goes smoothly, plus they love meeting everyone that walks through...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

I was to eat really good seafood and left very disappointed. The first time I tried lobster tail, it was dried out, no butter- not the mention, the collards were also dry and flavorless. The crab cake was actually pretty good; the first one was...More

Thank Nathan C
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

I'm so sorry you didn't have a wonderful experience, Nathan. But I would like to thank you for leaving us an honest reveiw, your feedback will be taken into deep consideration so that we may better ourselves in every way possible. Please email me directly...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Would definitely come back. The management staff continually worked to make sure that we were satisfied throughout our dining experience and our waitress was very attentive even though they were busy. Food was excellent.More

Thank Brent D
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you s much for this awesome review, Brent! I'm so glad to hear you had a wonderful meal and experience with us. We certainly strive to bring you the best of the best in every way possible, it's great to hear that we've succeeded....More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Best seafood I've ever eaten. The featured appetizers were somethings I've never eaten before- hot pimento dip, alligator sausage and fried green tomato with cheesy grits. THEY WERE GREAT!! They give you free boiled peanuts and hush puppies. OMG I was full before I got...More

Thank MeltonRandJ
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Wow! This is awesome feedback! Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know how your meal and experience was, we certainly appreciate it. I'm very happy to hear that you and your guests had a great time. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We stopped at Hyman's our first evening in Charleston, more by good luck than good planning, as we didn't have a reservation. However, our wait was only about 20 minutes, so we weren't put off by it. This restaurant is bigger than it appears. We...More

Thank jarhead21865
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

First off, I'd like to thank you for taking the time to leave us this feedback, we appreciate it. We love receiving honest opinions from our customers whether it be good or bad so that we may improve where it is needed. Also, I'm so...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

My first evening in SC I ate at Hyman's Seafood, I selected a Bourbon Glazed Grouper, that was incredible. I was with friends and everything we ate was delicious. In addition to the great food and drinks, the owners walked around the Restaurant to ensure...More

Thank 402jeffreyr
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks so much for this awesome review! I'm so glad you had a wonderful meal and experience. One of the owners is in the building seven days a week to Ben sure everything is going smoothly, plus they love meeting our guests. We can't wait...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Our party had fried shrimp and fish, one had the crab legs. They were good but cold. Not out of the ordinary here but good food.More

Thank brandongirl_11
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for this or taking the time to leaves us this feedback. We really appreciate you sharing your experience with us. Your feedback will be taken into deep consideration so that we may better ourselves in every way possible. Please remember that...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
PC32405
Do you still bring out your seafood dip as soon as someone sits down?
30 March 2017|
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Response from Lovestotravel5272 | Reviewed this property |
We were offered but declined...dieting
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Jim T
Does Hymans still have the big bowls of fried shrimp, scallops etc ? (Individual items, not a seafood platter) Thanks.
29 August 2016|
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Response from 444beckye | Reviewed this property |
Not sure
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Bill_Atlanta2948
What is the best time with the least number of people on a Friday night
9 August 2016|
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Response from Monica S | Reviewed this property |
There is always a wait to dine here. But, fortunately it goes by quickly. There is a cool bar to wait, and fun inspirational cards to entertain everyone in your party!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3107
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-723-6000
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Description
The HYMANS have been at the same location for over 126 years starting out as a Wholesale dry goods store then changing to HYMANS SEAFOOD AND AARON'S DELI in 1987. The HYMANS commitment to guaranteed customer satisfaction is the reason that HYMANS SEAFOOD is now a Charleston landmark.Hymans Half Shell offers fresh oysters and great happy hour specials daily. Fresh LOCAL fish specials daily, delivered straight off of our coast. If there is ever a problem, please notify one of the family members that are in the building at all times.
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