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Overall Rating: 381 reviews

Frances T.

March 5, 2018, 5:34 pm

3/2/18 After a full day of strolling around downtown, my daughter and I were starving! The scoop: a lot of restaurants close between lunch and dinner. Rue... Read More

John E.

January 17, 2018, 1:13 am

If you are ever freezing after losing a bet and jumping in the ocean in January and want some French onion soup this is the spot. Not gonna say much more... Read More

Ashton P.

December 27, 2017, 2:59 pm

39 Rue de Jean: 5 stars. Delicious French food! Mussels! They have multiple preparations of mussels available, but we had the classic Mussels Marinière:... Read More

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Yelp Reviews

Overall Rating: 82 reviews

Randy W.

December 27, 2017, 11:00 pm

Checked in to the Embassy Suites in Savannah on Christmas night. Looked all around for a restaurant but wound up coming back to the hotels. Typically I do... Read More

Leon A.

December 24, 2017, 4:52 pm

I was there last night Food and service was great Sat in Bar area where noise was not a factor Wife's Cosmopolitan was excellent Best oysters on the half... Read More

Hannah E.

December 24, 2017, 1:53 pm

The hostess and bar staff were very nice when I first arrived which I was glad to see. We sat in a very nice booth in a little nook that secluded us from... Read More

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Overall Rating: 665 reviews

Frances T.

February 5, 2018, 1:52 pm

2/3/18 We didn't have a resy but they seated us immediately. We had a resy elsewhere and left after some very disappointing apps. Starving and thankful we... Read More

Jack J.

February 10, 2018, 11:08 pm

Overall, this place was good but a bit underwhelming. We started with the crab dip, which was really, really rich. It wasn't bad, but it's not something... Read More

Stan O.

January 3, 2018, 1:55 pm

I like Coast; they have a good selection of seafood, the service is usually good, and I particularly like the casual atmosphere. We went without... Read More

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Yelp Reviews

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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Overall Rating: 78 reviews

Amber I.

October 23, 2016, 12:43 am

Hey you, eat here!!!! Amazing service. Incredible food. Relaxing ambiance. Wasabi crusted tuna was to die for and the blue crab she crab soup was... Read More

Tanya M.

June 11, 2017, 2:57 pm

Great happy hour spot on Daniel Island with all sorts of drink specials. $2.50 sangria, $2 Bud light, $5 craft beers. The outdoor patio and bar areas are... Read More

Tom G.

February 12, 2017, 12:57 pm

The Islander has continued to improve quite a bit since it's opening. Service is the best it's ever been. I think they added a few more staff who are... Read More

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Overall Rating: 32 reviews

Kelly P.

March 4, 2018, 4:45 pm

Great accidental find while wandering the streets and alleys of Charleston. We stopped in just thinking we would have a quick cocktail and ended up staying... Read More

Ashton P.

November 5, 2017, 4:55 pm

Victor Social Club has a fantastic location, and the interior is beautifully decorated. My party and I visited during happy hour and enjoyed the $5 prosecco... Read More

David B.

December 23, 2017, 8:13 pm

This is a really nice bar that allows you to order off of it's sister restaurant menus and enjoy it here. Overall a really nice place to enjoy a meal or... Read More

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Overall Rating: 122 reviews

Frances T.

March 15, 2018, 2:39 pm

3/18 Cozy romantic and rustic atmosphere. Soft lighting and relaxing background music. We were greeted and seated promptly. We started with olives and... Read More

Megan R.

December 18, 2017, 7:09 pm

Husband's holiday party was held here and while the atmosphere was great and the servers were on point, the food was... not. While I liked the family style... Read More

Matthew B.

November 14, 2017, 9:22 pm

Vincent Chicco's is one of the best Italian restaurants in Charleston. Tucked neatly down Hutson alley. The ambience when you first walk in is amazing. It's... Read More

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Yelp Reviews

Overall Rating: 383 reviews

Andrew J.

February 18, 2018, 4:10 pm

Virgina's is another one of those places that's been a staple of Charleston's King St. restaurant scene for more than a few years now. Offering Southern... Read More

Michelle E.

March 16, 2018, 7:16 pm

Looking for a place close to our hotel, we landed at Virginia's on King. We were asked if we had reservations - which we did not - but were told the bar... Read More

Urs M.

February 23, 2018, 1:08 am

I really wanted to give Virginia's On King three stars, but two sounds about right. Almost on the verge of one, but I'll be nice. So this was mine and my... Read More

In The News

In an exciting move, Holy City Hospitality named Tim Judge General Manager of three of their Hutson Alley restaurants earlier this week! Judge will be managing Vincent Chicco’s, Michael’s on The Alley, and The Victor Social Club. With over 15 years of expertise in hospitality industry, Judge has received various local and international accolades for […]

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Calling all Parrot Heads and Parakeets! Before you head to the Jimmy Buffet concert at the Volvo Car Stadium on May 11th, be sure to join us for the Jimmy Jam pre-show party, sponsored by Southern Eagle, at the Islander! The event will kick off at 3pm in the afternoon, and will feature food and […]

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The sold out Spring edition of Taste of Hutson Alley was another success!  The event featured chef-attended stations from Rue de Jean, Coast Bar and Grill, Michael’s on The Alley, Victor Social Club, Vincent Chicco’s, Virginia’s on King and Good Food Catering. Check out some of the delicious plates from the Taste of Hutson Alley […]

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The Islander, which is Holy City Hospitality’s first venture off the Charleston peninsula, is nearing the end of its renovations of the former Queen Anne’s Revenge restaurant at 160-B Fairchild St. The Islander, which has been upfitted with an event room and a spacious indoor-outdoor bar, is expected to open in the next few weeks, […]

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Tristan Whisenant the General Manager of Good Food Catering and The Historic Rice Mill Building & Event Coordinator appeared February 13, 2014 on LowCountry Live to speak of the proper procedures on how to properly pick the perfect menu ideas for your big day.  She was paired with Skirt! Magazine’s “I DO” issue for the full guide of everything […]

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Holy City Hospitality has recently swept through the pedestrian corridor stretching from John Street to Hutson Street, adding a trio of restaurants to a block that begins with Holy City’s 39 Rue de Jean and Coast Bar and Grill. The group last month opened Vincent Chicco’s, an upscale red sauce Italian joint, and this month […]

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Flirting with sushi Beyond big cities, sushi was slow to catch on. Corson recalls a bunch of fishermen in Maine, where he lived, hanging a “sushi restaurant” sign on their bait shed. “From their point of view, eating raw fish was a stupid, gross thing,” he says. Yet when the owners of 39 Rue de […]

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While the menu at the forthcoming Michael’s on the Alley skews High Steakhouse Classical, meaty developments from the century’s first decade haven’t been lost on head chef Aaron Lemieux: When the restaurant opens next Wednesday, diners will be able to saturate their steaks with house-cured bacon butter, or pair them with truffle fries and lobster […]

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Soon-to-open venture Vincent Chicco’s chef Aaron Lemieux may have a French surname that translates to “the best” and come from behind the line at brasserie Rue de Jean, but he has Italian food at heart. In a interview with Lemieux, he states his last meal would be his “mother’s stuffed shells” and goes on to explain the item is “a classic Italian-American […]

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A great amount of investigative work (Googling) has gone into sleuthing out the final two titles of the Hutson Alley projects from Holy City Hospitality. Finally, it was confirmed, in a newsletter, that forthcoming Vincent Chicco’s will sit alongside Michael’s on the Alley and Victor Social Club. To view the full article, click here.

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