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Grill 225

225 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2608
+1 843-266-4222
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
225 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2608
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Reviewed yesterday

Superb - says it all. Great service and fantastic food in a lovely, elegant setting. We've passed by this restaurant many times in the past and this time we decided to try it for a special occasion and we were not disappointed. I'd highly recommend...More

Thank TJ D
Reviewed yesterday

This is one of many fine restaurants in Charleston. I think this has the distinct character of a very elegant southern restaurant. The food and service is top of the line and we enjoyed lunch and dinner and all was top shelf.

Thank Nick C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The entire meal was absolutely perfect from start to finish. Luke was our waiter, I would recommend requesting him. He made us feel relaxed and at home. Food was impeccable. Steaks were perfect, sides were plentiful and delicious. This is more than a meal. Dining...More

Thank jaguilar394
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was as wonderful an experience this time around as it was the first time we dined here five months ago. I requested JB, and we were so fortunate to get him again. Even though we’ve only dined her twice, we’ve developed a good rapport...More

Thank FSUgirlGreenville
Reviewed 4 days ago

Since we are "locals," my wife and I have eaten at Grill 225 many times. We stopped by for a drink and appetizer last night in the downstairs bar and were pleased to experience the EXCELLENT service of Mike Scharnhorst and kitchen staff. Since my...More

Thank BobHortonis
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were at Grill 225 tonight to celebrate my mom’s birthday. And JB and Charlie were fantastic and treated us so well! The food was cooked to perfection. The service was outstanding. The decor exquisite. And they had several gluten free options, including bread. We...More

Thank Stephanie O
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The atmosphere is amazing and so beautiful. The tuna tower is a must try if you’re visiting Charleston.

Thank Kassi218
Reviewed 1 week ago

Grill 225 has the most beautiful atmosphere. We sat in one of the tall backed semi-circle booths. It was like being in our own little world. Our waiter was exceptional (John). He was very careful with allergies. The escargot was outstanding. All in all the...More

Thank Thehappywanderer2006
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were guests of the Market Pavillion for 3 nights and had dinner at the Grill 225 on two nights with friends who live in Charleston and frequent Grill 225 as one of their favorite restaurants. The menu offers many choices. The preparation is perfect....More

Thank marjorie k
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful evening with an outstanding dinner and service. Jon DiMaina went out of his way to make it memorable. Looking forward to our next visit!

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July 9, 2017|
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Response from MarketPavilion | Property representative |
Thank you for the message. Our dining room has seating for 142 guests on any given night. We would be delighted to speak to you in regards to a large party reservation. Please contact Holly our Group Sales Manager at... More
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March 20, 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2608
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-266-4222
"Exprience the Difference in 42-50 day aged Prime Steaks."Welcome to Grill 225, Charleston's first and only 100% USDA Prime steak house, and member of the Great Steak Houses of North America. Located at the luxurious Market Pavilion Hotel in the heart of historic Charleston, we offer a dining experience like no other.
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