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Overall Rating: 62 reviews

Jim B.

February 27, 2018, 11:13 pm

Nice place food was great once it was cooked the way we liked it. First round the steak was rare an not medium but when brought the steak out a second time... Read More

Frances T.

February 5, 2018, 1:39 pm

2/3/18 We so wanted to love this place. The ambience is charming, rustic, romantic and white linen. I hate writing reviews like this. We looked up the menu... Read More

Stephanie F.

January 16, 2018, 5:14 am

We made a 6:15 res for a Monday night that happened to fall on restaurant week for a 25th birthday dinner group of 6, ages 21-32. Half of us arrived on time... Read More

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Join us at Michael’s On The Alley, located at 39 John Street for Charleston Restaurant Week, which is taking place between January 10 through January 21 this year. Book Your Reservation Now! Check out our special menu below. (3 Courses for $45) First Course Choice of: SEARED TUNA Blackened Ahi Tuna, Cherry Peppers, Lightly Pickled Cucumber, Red Onions CAESAR SALAD […]

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Hurricane Irma is over and we are back to regular business hours! Join Michael’s On The Alley this upcoming week for Charleston Restaurant Week. The special menu will feature 3 courses for $45, with an appetizer, main course, and dessert.  The First Course features a Roasted Cipollini Onion Soup, Lacinato Kale Waldorf Salad, or a Duck Confit Baby […]

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Don’t have Easter plans yet? Join us for an elegant Easter Brunch this Sunday, April 16th, 11am – 2pm. Click here to make reservation. Michael’s On The Alley Easter brunch menu is going to feature delicious favorites not typically seen on our menu with a wide range of delicious brunch favorites. Some of the menu […]

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Join us for Taste of Hutson Alley. Learn more about the event from executive chef Aaron Lemieux on Lowcountry Live. Watch the Clip

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Recognized as a Top Performing Restaurant as Reviewed by Travelers on the World’s Largest Travel Site May 21, 2015 – CHARLESTON, SC – Michael’s on the Alley today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The award celebrates excellence in hospitality and is given only to establishments that consistently achieve great […]

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Post & Courier : February 25, 2015 – by Hanna Raskin Wagyu (wag-yoo) What it means Wagyu is phenomenally fatty beef, although many U.S. consumers who’ve tasted a steak bearing the label might not realize it. Originally bred as draft animals, horned Japanese beef cattle were prized for their deep stores of energy, which translate into […]

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MICHAEL’S ON THE ALLEY sits just off of bustling King Street, tucked away on Hutson Alley in downtown Charleston. It is an upscale, modern steakhouse with a passion for the freshest seasonal ingredients. As you enter the restaurant door under an ivy covered wall, you will discover a spacious dining room filled with leather booths […]

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BY WENDY SWAT SNYDER | PHOTOGRAPHY BY HOLGER OBENAUS Sitting in the exquisite comfort of a handcrafted Italian leather banquette waiting for our server to return, it’s hard to imagine that not so long ago this elegant dining room was an empty warehouse that hadn’t seen the light of day in decades. Clubby and classic, […]

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  Sustainable Summer Taste is on the Menu Downtown at Michael’s on the Alley at the Next South Carolina Aquarium Sustainable Seafood Dinner Posted on June 7, 2014 by admin Charleston, SC (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Upscale dining with inventive fresh cooking is on the menu for the next South Carolina Aquarium Sustainable Seafood Dinner […]

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Upscale dining with inventive fresh cooking is on the menu for the next South Carolina Aquarium Sustainable Seafood Dinner taking place at one of Charleston’s newest restaurants, Michael’s On The Alley, a classic steakhouse. The unique dinner, taking place June 10, 2014 at 6:30 p.m., pairs delicious sustainable seafood with carefully selected wines. Executive Chef […]

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Michael's On The Alley

39 John Street
Charleston, SC 29403

(843) 203-3000

Hours of Operations
Sunday - Thursday: 5:30pm - 10pm
Friday + Saturday: 5:30pm - 11pm

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39 John Street
Charleston, South Carolina 29403
(843) 725-5959

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