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Anson Restaurant

££££American, Seafood,
12 Anson St, Charleston, SC 29401-2018
+1 843-577-0551
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crispy flounder” (86 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
12 Anson St, Charleston, SC 29401-2018
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1 - 10 of 723 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

This was referred to us by a bell hop / valet service of Double Tree. The service at this restaurant was outstanding! The food was out of this world! I would definitely go here again and would recommend it!

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not a local but I found out this is where the locals go. Try the Smoky shrimp and grits. Best ever!

Thank joequaglia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were just walking by and decided to try this place after looking at the menu. We are glad we did! We sat at the bar and the bartender was awesome! The manager walked around to check on everyone and he was very friendly. The...More

Thank steph_2g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I were in Charleston for the weekend so I made reservations. I read the reviews about whether or not there was a dress code. The sense I got was smart casual or business casual. So my bf wore a suit minus a...More

Thank Nicole P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is now a must visit every time we come to Charleston. Great food and service tonight from Kenny was outstanding!!!!

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had dinner at Anson and ordered oysters on the half shell. They were small but perfect and delicious. Also had a wedge salad with delicious dressing and key lime pie for dessert. The ambiance was nice, the food delicious and the service was great....More

Thank jchizzon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The she crab soup was terrific. Their signature crisp flounder was moist and flavorful. Service was attentive and friendly. Definitely worth the visit and short walk from our hotel

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a wonderful dining experience. The restaurant is beautiful . They take and honor reservations! The upstairs dining room is a little more formal and very attractive.We ate downstairs and the restaurant was very family friendly..... we had a six year old and an...More

Thank frankhoustonTexas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was excellent and the service was amazing. We were on vacation and decided to visit this restaurant twice. The fried chicken was delicious and the salmon was very good!! Overall, great food and value.

Thank Cheryl N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had stopped in prior to a carriage tour for a drink and decided to have dinner there afterwards. Our waiter was terrific! Super accommodating to our son who was being picky regarding his dinner choice. Food was tasty but on the higher end, which...More

Thank Coachlover73
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roberthK1665LH
12 June 2018|
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Response from MJJJB | Reviewed this property |
No there is not.
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Kim S
13 December 2017|
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Response from Drgole | Reviewed this property |
We were there in April-May. Some people dressed up for dinner, some dressed smart casual, and some were casual. From my observation I would say its up to you.
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Yvonne G
1 March 2017|
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Response from Cilburke | Reviewed this property |
No. Just wear what you'd normally wear to a decent restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Anson St, Charleston, SC 29401-2018
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-577-0551
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