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Passersby can peep the interiors through the glass door, if curious. High ceilings and lush leather banquettes add to an old school Italian-American eatery/something out of The Godfather vibe. If interior design doesn’t get you going, chef Aaron Lemieux posted some food porn from the Chicco’s kitchen on his Instagram account. Chef Lemieux moved from French bistro Rue de Jean, another HCH […]

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When the group from Holy City Hospitality (Rue de Jean, Virginia’s, Coast) took over the shuttered Queen Anne’s Revenge space, the first order of business was to lighten up the dark pirate-themed interiors. Instead of focusing on swashbuckling marauders of the sea, they switched gears to a breezy ocean theme with The Islander. The space will be more open with […]

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H&M handed out scratch-off gift cards with various amounts from $10 to $300 to the first 300 customers in the lengthy queue. The store also hired Good Food Catering to pass out drinks and refreshments, including crab cakes, to the crowds all morning.   If you want to view the complete article, click here.

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Holy City Hospitality, the restaurant group behind 39 Rue de Jean and Coast, is opening several new restaurants at the beginning of next year. The group is redeveloping a 10,000-square-foot space at 39 Hutson St., which was formerly Club Tango. It will house two restaurants separated by a bar, said Whittney Prasek, spokeswoman for the […]

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The Victor Social Club, is stated as a “restaurant specializing in Prime Rib, Steaks and Seafood” with “Dangerously Good Food.” The account states the mark should communicate “Masculine” “Dangerous” and “Beef.” The third registered name is The Blue Marlin Bar and it reads that the namesake fish “was a favorite catch of Hemingway, a writer partial to a cocktail or […]

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The annual Southern Living Taste of Charleston, which is executed by the Greater Charleston Restaurant Association, will take place Sept. 27 – 29. The weekend is full of foodie events such as Taste: Sweet & Southern on Shem Creek, Taste: Iron Chef Competition and Taste: Dine Around. Taste: Sweet & Southern on Shem Creek will […]

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Tripadvisor Reviews

Yelp Reviews

Overall Rating: 403 reviews

Holly D.

May 11, 2018, 12:47 pm

Not much to say about this place that hasn't already been said. This place is wonderful! I dined alone and ordered the giant bowl of mussels (bacon and blue... Read More

Mary D.

March 30, 2018, 9:30 pm

Saturday night dining out before a play around the corner at Pure Theater, and my friends and I enjoyed a wonderful early supper. Started with wine for... Read More

Jaè S.

March 22, 2018, 6:53 pm

So I've been to Rue more than a few times and i always enjoy my experience! The atmosphere has always been nice and although sometimes crowded i've never... Read More

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Overall Rating: 89 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

TopCat W.

May 19, 2018, 11:34 pm

Very disappointed. We had Jeff as a waiter for a very brief moment, then we were introduced to our new waitress Christian by the maitre d' John. Christian... Read More

Tracy S.

April 4, 2018, 6:47 pm

Stopped in for dinner on our first night in town. I tried the dinner special which was soft shell crab fried or sauteed. I ordered it fried since I had... Read More

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Overall Rating: 706 reviews

Rhea K.

June 4, 2018, 8:18 pm

We dined at Coast on a Saturday evening around 8:15 p.m. I made reservations early in the week to ensure we would be able to land somewhere easily for... Read More

Paul P.

June 5, 2018, 2:42 am

Ok folks!! On a business trip and stopped in to the coast at the recommendation from my co-worker. Wow! What a great stop. I had the blackened swordfish... Read More

Robert K.

May 28, 2018, 3:50 pm

Really liked my meal and the atmosphere of Coast. I had the sesame Tuna medium rare and it was very good. Vegetables were crisp. Kids had fried shrimp... Read More

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Overall Rating: 67 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: 37 reviews

Becky L.

May 26, 2018, 12:10 am

Alas another very cool drinking establishment in Charleston ~ and yes! It's down an alley! Victor Social Club is a bit of a step back in time~ Dark,... Read More

Lisa P.

April 25, 2018, 6:39 pm

My group stopped in while waiting for a table at Coast and had no trouble getting a table for 4 on a Saturday night. I can't figure out what exactly this... Read More

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

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Overall Rating: 127 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

J B.

April 15, 2018, 12:39 pm

I have 2 words....actually 3...Totally Fing Overrated!!! Not only is this pretentious, pretend Italian fare, it is astronomically priced. If you think any... Read More

Larry S.

March 26, 2018, 8:40 pm

Very disappointing experience. The people that rate this four stars need to get out a little more. Sunday gravy appeared to of been on the stove for about a... Read More

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Overall Rating: 391 reviews

Kyla-Emman N.

May 8, 2018, 9:48 am

Delicious breakfast! I got the Shrimp and Grits, amazing favor. If you have never had it before it's flavor is reminiscent of a jambalaya. Also my pot... Read More

Con P.

June 9, 2018, 3:38 pm

Beyond service there is nothing nice I can say about this place. I ordered the Tomato Pie, a favorite rarely seen on menus. I had 2 transparent slices of... Read More

Kristi W.

April 26, 2018, 7:24 pm

This place is pretty casual and open all day, so you can stop by for a bite anytime. We really loved their chicken and dumplings and she crab soup - sooo... Read More