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Pearlz Oyster Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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The Original, Eclectic Little Oyster BarPearlz Oyster Bar is committed to serving only the best seafood South Carolina has to offer. Our Seafood Menu features an assorted mix of raw shellfish, local seafood, Lowcountry recipes, and regional favorites. Our raw bar offers a variety of oysters and fresh seasonal shellfish. We're also a part of the Sustainable Seafood Initiative, so eating at Pearlz is good for both the palate and the planet.A full-service bar serving the coldest beers and unique, refreshing cocktails, Pearlz has become a favorite happy hour meeting spot for both locals and visitors alike.Patrons looking for a nightcap and a bite to eat can order from our late night menu, which
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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All reviews oyster shooters oysters corn fritters peel and eat shrimp lobster roll mahi tacos cod fresh seafood salad burger fries great happy hour the happy hour menu half shell sat at the bar community table fun atmosphere
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited Pearlz twice yesterday with some friends - we enjoyed the warm friendly atmosphere and the food was great. We had lunch specials and returned in evening with another couple for happy hour and dinner. Raw oysters, fried oysters, shrimp and grits - food was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Vacation551396
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello Vacation551396, thank you for choosing Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so pleased that you enjoyed two meals in one day with us! Thanks for the wonderful review, and we look forward to serving you again very soon!

Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is a local favorite. Great place to have a drink or more and some oysters before heading out or have dinner in just the same.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank gavint288
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello Gavint288, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are honored to be one of your local favorites! Thanks for the great review, and we look forward to serving you again very soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Pearlz has the best Mahi Tacos anywhere. I order the Mahi Tacos with the Shrimp taco setup, my hubby too. Service is always great! Last week we went for Fish Tacos, yet ended up getting a special we could not resist, Cape Cod Fried Clams....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank bestshepherds
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello Bestshepherds, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so glad that you enjoeyd our tacos and service! Thanks for the wonderful review, and we hope to serve you again very soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great spot for oysters and a glass of wine. Better yet, try their oyster shooter, a great value during happy hour at $4!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MSOEgrad1
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello MSOEgrad1, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our oysters, wine, and especially the oyster shooters! Thanks for the great review, and we hope to serve you again very soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff was super and the oysters were so good! My sister and I ordered the variety so we could try the different ones offered. So glad our hotel recommended this gem!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sisteract1
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Sisteract1, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your meal with us! Thanks for the great review, and we hope to serve you again whenever you're back in the area!

Reviewed 1 week ago

wanted oysters and this place did not disappoint. weekdays happy hours are awesome times for cheap eats and drinks, 4-7. Sat at communal table and both times had nice chats with fellow dinners. Ambience and service staff are great. No reservations allowed but left our...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jafstoronto
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Jafstoronto, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so pleased that you not one, but two great meals with us during your stay in Charleston! Thanks for the great review, and we hope to serve you again whenever you're back in the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here at least once every time we’re in Charleston. One of our favorites for sure. Our latest visit was for dinner on January 30, 2019. We sat at the bar and started with delicious wine and beer. My wife and I then shared...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank pdnunes48
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Pdnunes48, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so pleased that you and your wife enjoy coming to dine with us whenever you're in town! We're happy to hear that your most recent visit was excellent and you were taken great care...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh, briny, Icy cold available from many different oceans and bays these are mighty tasty oysters whether you prefer them raw, baked, char broiled, rockefellered, cheesed, horseradished or Tabascoed. Large beer selection will help wash them down. Good watering hole

Date of visit: December 2018
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thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Bbqman3341, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so pleased that you enjoyed both our oyster and beer selections. Thank you for the wonderful review, and we look forward to serving you again very soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good service... ate mussels.. generous portion and very good. The blackened swordfish , although tiny portion, was delicious! Would come back anytime!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ninas365
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Ninas365, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our service and food! Thanks for the great review, and we hope to serve you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Made it for restaurant week. 3 course meal. I had shrimp and grits, which were quite good, though not sure any better than any other in any other restaurant. But the carrot/squash and crab bisque was great. Tasteless and nice chunks of crabmeat. My wife...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank dave s
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Pearlz Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Dave, thank you for visiting Pearlz Oyster Bar. We are so pleased that you chose to visit us for Restaurant Week! Thanks for the wonderful review, and we hope to serve you again soon!

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