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J Paul'z - CLOSED

1739 Maybank Hwy, Charleston, SC 29412-2103
+1 843-795-6995
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good29%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
31 Jan 2014
“Open in the "snow"”
24 Jan 2014
“Not what you would expect”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Japanese, Sushi, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1739 Maybank Hwy, Charleston, SC 29412-2103
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Reviewed 31 January 2014

We were visiting from Pennsylvania during the "ice and snow." We were driving around looking for a place that was open and this was it! My cousin had suggested it, and we had a fabulous dinner. I had a lobster macaroni and cheese and split...More

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 24 January 2014

This restaurant had been under constant discussion as to if it would be hit or miss for months, but it was a pleasant surprise in the end. I didn't know how you could fuse a tapas/sushi/grill, but it all made sense after going. It wasn't...More

Thank CharlestonReviewer
Reviewed 8 January 2014

I recently went to J Paulz to have a late dinner on NYE. I was surprised by how quiet and empty it was in the restaurant. I guess everyone else headed downtown. We selected the trio of dips and pita as an appetizer. This was...More

Thank Sade S
Reviewed 9 October 2013

Having seen the mixed reviews, but considering the convenient location three of us went to dinner on a Saturday night and were pleasantly surprised. The food was across the board excellent, having ordered from the tapas, sushi, and regular menu. The service was very good,...More

Thank geo08
Reviewed 15 September 2013

I went to J Paulz during this past restaurant week with some coworkers. I haven't been to this establishment in several years, since it first opened, so I was surprised at how much quieter and less busy it was than in my memory. However, I...More

Thank christiec03
Reviewed 7 September 2013

J Paul'z is a regular stop for us after the movies for several years now. One side of the menu is Sushi and the other has lots of item as tapas and smaller dishes. Even if you order several items, they come out one by...More

Thank jogrant2
Reviewed 6 September 2013

Went to this establishment with a party of 10 at 7PM. We ordered a few appetizers for the table. We ordered our meals. 2 hours later there was no food. We were told on 3 occasions that our food was on the way. Unable to...More

Thank Ivan S
Reviewed 11 February 2013

Service was terrible the last time we went...hands down terrible...and we also over heard another table complaining about the same server..Atmosphere is awesome! Great martinis but the food is plain and bland there..the menu has not changed in over 3 years... We thought we would...More

Thank AMO1014
Reviewed 31 December 2012

The food was excellent but for the price the portions should've been a bit larger. They have specialty mac and cheese bowls. We had the lobster and white cheddar and did find a couple of small pieces of lobster in it. I must admit that...More

Thank Tarheelgarden
Reviewed 30 December 2012

It seemed very pricey for how average the sushi was. Wine & drinks seemed watery. Maybe average prices for Charleston, but below average on the flavor scale.

Thank annef37
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1739 Maybank Hwy, Charleston, SC 29412-2103
    (Folly Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > James Island
  • Neighbourhood: James Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-795-6995
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