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Stars Restaurant - Rooftop & Grill Room

€€ - €€€American, ,
495 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6231
+1 843-577-0100
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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495 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6231
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought Stars was excellent. I was here with a group of 12 people and the service was excellent - very attentive. We had a few appetizers -- the oysters bingo were delish but my favorite was the mushroom bruschetta. Definitely recommend both. My entree...More

1  Thank heatherm27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had first a drink at the rooftop bar and the dinner in the dining room. The bar is at the rooftop, but not really a good view over the city. The food was good, tasted well, but nothing special. The staff was very friendly...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First off, I booked here thinking that we were going to have dinner on the roof top but the roof top is only a bar. However the restaurant down stairs is very nice and topnotch service. We ordered the seared ahi which was amazing then...More

Thank Shawna M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After reading some great reviews. The Hubby and I were excited and looking forward to eating here. The service was good, although they kept bringing us everyone else's orders. Finally received our dinner. I ordered the Lobster Truffle Fettuccine and my husband got the Ribeye....More

Thank Kate R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing evening of excellent wine, food, service and atmosphere. We were in town, celebrating our 29th anniversary, and we could not have asked for a more perfect culinary experience. Chris was so well-versed in wine and paired our preferences perfectly with a bottle...More

Thank Kimmerdan9000
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here on a a Saturday night, 9pm. The food was delicious, and the butter and they serve with the bread is to die for. Don't expect to get out for less than $100/couple with dinner and drinks. Overall, a great time.

Thank elzbthmb
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a cocktail at about 8pm. Able to get a seat at the bar. Friendly bartenders . They stop serving in the restaurant at about ten. Then people start lining up outside to come in. Lotsa people heading upstairs . Mostly 20 to 30...More

Thank luckygal29
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

The staff was fabulous and was able to accommodate a group of 13 visitors from out of town at the last minute... The food was delicious and everyone enjoyed their meals... The server was nothing short of amazing keeping everyone’s checks separate and, more importantly,...More

Thank bayou-techie
Reviewed 24 October 2017

we were there for an after the wedding brunch, and they served a very tasty traditional southern buffet including yummy biscuits, shrimp and grits, eggs and sausage, and lots of other goodies. nice main dining room on first floor, and an outdoor rooftop space as...More

Thank ellen00007
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Went here with a couple girlfriends. Didn't make it to the rooftop, so can't review on that. Our dinner however was delicious and the service was excellent. A little bit pricey for my budget, but the food was worth it in my opinion. Overall good...More

Thank Ruth V
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Response from Jodie M | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$45
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 495 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6231 (Formerly Stars Restaurant - Grill Room & Rooftop Bar)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-577-0100
  • E-mail
Stars Rooftop & Grill Room brings the art of live fire cooking to Charleston. Executive Chef Vince Carino exemplifies an artistic appreciation for live fire cooking by focusing on the details of each dish – the seasoning, balance, pairing and presentation. The restaurant has a full bar and grill room on the first floor and event space on the second floor. The rooftop bar has a 360-degree view of downtown Charleston and can accommodate up to 140 people. Dedicated to serving locally sourced food within 100 miles of Charleston, Stars’ food and beverage menus are fresh and seasonal. Stars brings a new tradition of open flame cuisine to Charleston and is not to be missed.
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