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Blossom

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171 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2126 (Located between Queen & Cumberland Streets)
+1 843-722-9200
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun 10:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Goldsboro, North Carolina
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We decided to stop here for a quick bite to eat at the end of the afternoon of touring Charleston. We did not have a reservation, but called and was assured that there were available spots at the bar. Arrived and was seated relatively quickly. The restaurant was uber-crowded...seemed almost too crowded as the tables across from the bar had... More 

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Lawrence, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful restaurant and great location, friendly staff, food was really good, highly recommend seafood.

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Goshen, Indiana
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The food was very good and our waiter was very attentive. I would ecommend this to anyone traveling to Charleston.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We decided to take a quick, last-minute trip to Charleston for President's Day weekend. After all, it's only 4 hours away from Florida. Having worked in the hospitality business for over a dozen years, I know a lot of discriminating foodies and travelers. I put out a request on social media and was floored by the number of great recommendations.... More 

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Webster, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Best food in Charleston! We discovered this gem on our last day here. We at in the beautiful courtyard.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went here based upon a recommendation of friends who were not wrong. The food (fish for us) was prepared as ordered and was well presented. One of the bonuses is that they have a nice selection of 1/2 bottles of wine which is great if you want more than one glass and don't want to order... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends and I took a weekend trip to Charleston and we found this place and decided to try it out. I was floored! I had the Blackened Catfish and it was to die for! I have a shellfish allergy and our waitress was more than accommodating, the ambience was relaxed but still felt like it met the pricing of... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Blossom was recommended to us by friends familiar with Charleston and we were not disappointed!! Amazing food, great service and modern fun atmosphere. Had the oysters Rockefeller, crab stuffed grouper over creamed spinach and Creme brûlée - divine!!

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Wentzville, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went valentines day with my girlfriend. She is a pescatarian so I found blossom to have a lot of seafood options on their menu. We looked at the menu online and decided it would work. I made the reservation which was easy. Upon arriving the place was nice. We soon found out that there was a valentine days menu.... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My large party got excellent food with the exception of one unacceptably salty entree, but poor service spoiled the experience. We had to wait half an hour for our table which was reserved well in advance. Thereafter the pace remained painfully slow due mainly to the fact that a single waiter served our group of thirteen. We were in the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 15:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 171 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2126
    (Located between Queen & Cumberland Streets)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-722-9200
Description
Blossom, located on historic East Bay Street in downtown Charleston, S.C serves American cuisine highlighting the Lowcountry’s best seafood. Executive chef Adam Close and his team offer simple, clean dishes, featuring local, seasonal ingredients sourced from area fishermen and farmers, such as Jumbo Lump Crab Tostadas with corn relish, avocado mousse, and sweet chili sauce; Seared Scallops with bacon & fingerling potato ragout, garlic spinach, and brown butter vinaigrette; and pan roasted Mahi Mahi with rock shrimp, creamy rice pirloo, and tomato butter. Open for lunch on Monday through Saturday, dinner nightly, and Sunday brunch, Blossom also offers seating on its charming patio.

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