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Hank's Seafood Restaurant

10 Hayne St, Charleston, SC 29401-3106
+1 843-723-3474
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
10 Hayne St, Charleston, SC 29401-3106
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Reviewed yesterday

Don't judge this place by the street view! It is a classy, upscale dining experience. We arrived at 5:30 and the place filled up quickly with the energy of patrons having a great time enjoying their fine seafood meals. This was our last night of...More

Thank LutheranLadySanDiego
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great bar, great menu and great service! Try their oyster shooter drink and their crab cocktail. Both are amazing! Nothing but good to say. I will add this...their napkins are super soft and pretty. Strange comment I know, but hey it matters!

Thank Sunnyfunn
Reviewed 3 days ago

We showed up without reservations, hoping to get two seats at the bar. The hostess somehow fit us in at a nice table for 2. Waiter was engaging and very helpful with our choices. The meals were prepared perfectly, and the Gin tasted just fine!...More

Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had the pleasure to have visited this restaurant. Wait staff very friendly and attentive. Casey was our server and was fantastic. Food was excellent. We had three different fish dinners and all were great. Will be returning to this restaurant on our next visit. Highly...More

Thank wfjg48
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First let me say that it is expensive. But it's worth it. We were there on a Tuesday night in October and the place was packed. Regardless, we were seated very quickly. The wait staff was very attentive and knowledgeable. To start we had she...More

Thank Ray L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Together with my wife, we enjoyed a meal in Hanks whilst on a visit to Charleston It’s a large comfortable restaurant, not too noisy and therefore relaxed and easy to talk at your the table Good food. We ate the roasted salmon with starters of...More

Thank Terumah
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I absolutely loved the atmosphere, service and food at Hank's Seafood Restaurant. Oysters casino and crab cakes to start were fantastic, the grouper and Seafood a la Wanda entrees were absolutely delicious! Highly recommend Hank's!!

Thank unclehummer
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were a party of 10 on Labor Day weekend, this had to be one of the best seafood restaurant experiences possible. From the wait staff to the incredible food, we were totally spoiled. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank chadpfan
Reviewed 4 days ago

We celebrated our anniversary in Charleston this weekend and the meal we had here was the best eating we did all weekend. Luca our server was amazing and made the experience memorable. HIGHLY recommend making a reservation for a table. We ended up just sitting...More

Thank B-Amore
Reviewed 5 days ago

This place is crazy busy on weekends. Literally a couple hour wait for a table on Saturday without a reservation. We were just two, so we ate at the bar. Had my first shrimp and grits dinner and it was awesome. Everyone we spoke with...More

Thank wjack
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11 October 2017|
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Response from jemcomeau | Reviewed this property |
Joanna021 is in the ball park.
Bryan W
9 July 2017|
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Response from pamdean2017 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not for sure as we were just there to dine.
17 April 2017|
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Response from Cathy L | Reviewed this property |
Not really. Most are dressed smart casual which is the suggested, but some were in shorts and t-shirts.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Hayne St, Charleston, SC 29401-3106
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-723-3474
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Located one block from the Charleston City Market in the heart of the Historic District, Hank's Seafood Restaurant has been Voted Best Seafood Restaurant in Charleston for 16 consecutive years. Hank's Seafood is housed in a beautifully restored 100-year-old warehouse and serves the best and freshest seafood with an emphasis on local recipes. The lively community table is very popular with solo travelers.
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