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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

Join us at Virginia’s On King, located at 412 King 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 $30) 1st Course Choice of: Braised Pork Belly Jack Daniels Demi-Glace, Tomato Jam on Wilted Rainbow Chard Shrimp Creole Served […]

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Hurricane Irma is over and we are back to regular business hours starting at 5:30pm! Join Virginia’s On King this upcoming week for Charleston Restaurant Week. The special menu will feature 3 courses for $30, with an appetizer, main course, and dessert.  The First Course features She Crab Soup, House Salad, or Fried Green Bean Poutine.  The Second Course features […]

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A conversation with Executive Chef Shane Whiddon (pictured below) Keep reading to check out some of his favorite southern dishes, get the inside scoop about his exceptional menu at Virginia’s on King, and learn one of his exclusive insider recipes! Needless to say, Virginia’s On King Executive Chef, Shane Whiddon, is a huge fan of Southern […]

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Virginia’s On King Executive Chef Shane Whiddon was recently mentioned in an article in the Post and Courier by Hanna Raskin, titled “Can’t tolerate peanut oil? You can still get your fried chicken fix.”  The article featured different takes on fried chicken and helping those with peanut allergies enjoy the southern comfort food favorite.  One […]

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Did you catch us at the Bacon & Bourbon Event? We gave a demonstration of one of our favorite recipes, Bacon Buttermilk Biscuits with Manhattan Marmalade.  In case you missed us at the event (or saw us but can’t get enough and want the recipe in writing), here’s how you can make it at home. […]

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Virginia’s on King, a Southern-style restaurant in the heart of downtown Charleston, invites families and friends to drop the dishes and celebrate Thanksgiving with a special menu. Available only on Thursday, Nov. 26, the feast includes herb stuffed turkey, sweet potatoes, gravy and plenty of Virginia Bennett’s family recipes. “By pairing Thanksgiving favorites with southern […]

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Peninsula Clarion Posted: July 14, 2015 – 3:58pm by Sue Ade On a recent visit to Charleston, my hubby and I enjoyed a delightful dinner at Virginia’s on King, a restaurant that specializes in “upscale lowcountry cuisine.” After placing orders for Carolina Bouillabaisse (with shrimp, scallops, clams and fish in saffron broth), Southern Fried Chicken (with […]

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Luxury Travel Magazine, December 8, 2014 Home to 19 championship golf courses, miles of pristine beaches, a buzz-worthy restaurant scene and a bounty of historic tours and attractions for all ages, the Charleston area is the premier destination for an unbeatable golf vacation. Below is the ultimate itinerary for 72 hours and 72 holes in […]

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Patti Pietschmann LA Travel Diva Examiner December 8, 2014 A five-hour tour of the vibrant, deep south-style city of Charleston SC off the Crystal Serenity last month during a two-week cruise from New York to Miami was just about enough time to soak in its charms but not ample enough hours to see it all. […]

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Have you ever gone on a food tour when traveling to a new city? If you haven’t, I highly recommend it. It is a great way to learn the city’s history, some interesting facts and a great way to discover their culinary scene. While in Charleston, my husband and I went on the Charleston Culinary Tour. They offer a variety of […]

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Virginia's On King

412 King StreetCharleston, SC

(843) 735-5800

Hours of Operations
Monday - Friday: 7am - 11am

Monday - Friday: 11am - 3pm

Make Reservations

Dinner Hours

Saturday - Friday: 8am - 3pm
Sunday - 10am - 3pm

Monday - Thursday: 3pm - 9pm
Friday - Saturday: 3pm - 10pm
Sunday - Closed


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