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Amen Street Fish & Raw Bar

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
205 E Bay St, Corner of Cumberland & East Bay, Charleston, SC 29401-2608
+1 843-853-8600
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (661 reviews)
“shrimp corndogs” (29 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
205 E Bay St, Corner of Cumberland & East Bay, Charleston, SC 29401-2608
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The service was excellent. The ambiance of the place was perfect. We had some interesting drinks (some of us!) with candied bacon - and bacon infused Bourbon - but local craft brews - fine choices. I selected Tilefish with the Hoppin’ John themed accompaniments -...More

Thank West_Tx_54
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I went here for a late lunch at the suggestion of The French Quarter Inn. I was greeted immediately and ordered the fried green tomato BLT and fries. It was absolutely delicious. The portion was very generous in comparison to the price. I would highly...More

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly environment. Nice casual bar and dining experience. Great food. If you like oysters, this is the place.

Thank jcol2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wanted a light bite before returning home. Last minute reservation. Casual, clean restaurant off of beautiful East Bay Street. My waitress, Megan, was so kind. The wine list is above average and reasonable. The oysters were excellent with a mignonette sauce that is almost...almost...More

Thank docfoodie2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here for lunch while in Charleston. The restaurant is lovely with great service. The food was amazing, especially the shrimp and grits!

Thank bdevine2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food at Amen Street is incredible! Possibly the best restaurant I have ever enjoyed. On a four day trip, we ate at Amen Street 3 times! The seafood is fantastic! The cheeseburger is amazing and the pecan pie is out of this world. Service...More

Thank Kera M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great ambience. Wonderful happy hour with $2 beers, $5 prosecco, $10 for a dozen oysters! and the best shrimp and grits in the city. This is a wonderful place with excellent service. It’s evrrything you would and should expect from a Charleston restaurant

Thank Johnny H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great happy hour drink and food specials. Fresh seafood - oysters, calimari, and mussels. Great service

Thank Michelle G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the fried seafood platter. Was very nice and plenty of food my friend ordered shrimp not sure of the style but not fried. Quality was great quantity was low. I had more than enough to eat, he was lucky to finish my left...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We specifically came here for their raw bar and we were not disappointed. I ordered a dozen mixed oysters. O boy, were they delicious. I drank a glas of Cava to go with it. As I say myself, a perfect combination. The staff was kind...More

Thank ArieDiepen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 E Bay St, Corner of Cumberland & East Bay, Charleston, SC 29401-2608
    (Cumblerland)
  • Public Transportation: Public Transit (bus) stop is located directly in front of the restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 843-853-8600
  • E-mail
Description
Amen Street Fish & Raw Bar opened in 2009, reviving the former Amen name of Cumberland Street and restoring this historic corner. The new renovation stays true to the beauty of the original 1800's architecture while creating a comfortable atmosphere for contemporary life. Located at 205 East Bay Street in the heart of the historic district this Charleston seafood restaurant offers both indoor and outdoor dining all within walking distance of the local Market and the Charleston Harbor. The menu includes a variety of seafood dishes such as oysters, clams and shrimp in addition to an ever growing raw bar menu. Amen Street supports Charleston's local fishing industry with market fresh fish. We are open for lunch and dinner. Walk-ins are welcome and reservations are accepted as well.
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