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Fulton Five

5 Fulton St, Charleston, SC 29401-1920
+1 843-853-5555
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (44 reviews)
“gamberetti” (6 reviews)
“veal chop” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
5 Fulton St, Charleston, SC 29401-1920
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small restaurant and a little noisy but the food is excellent. We were in a group of 4 and all chose the special of the night which was grouper. Without exception, it was the best I have ever had. It was served...More

Thank Kae A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful dining experience celebrating a special occasion for a family members birthday. Was not disappointed as this restaurant continues to deliver excellent food, service exceeding expectations. The art on the walls are worth taking a few moments to study! The menu has changed since my...More

Thank UncleMoChampion
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service and meal were outstanding! Unique flavors well prepped and presented. Tiny restaurant with lots of choices

Thank edieswim
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for dinner while visiting Charleston after eavesdropping on a few couples in another city talking about the food in this restaurant. Pros: low key alternative to the bustle of more touristy choices, pleasant waitstaff that continuously delayed our ordering at our request while...More

1  Thank TravLeMonkay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very tight spaces, ambiance nice, but felt like I was out of place with the clientele. Food? So so. The white beans completely overtook the bruschetta...Lack of tomatoes there quite disappointing. The ravioli was excellent, the goat cheese cheesecake velvety smooth, but the red wine/strawberry...More

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went to dinner here one night during a girls weekend to Charleston. The food was delicious, I really liked my bolognese. The others in our party were equally happy with their food also. Their service was terrible, however. One of the ladies I was...More

Thank Rachel F
Reviewed 7 March 2018

With so many choices in Charleston, we don't get back to Fulton Five often enough. It never disappoints. Intimate and charming, the wait staff could not be nicer and the food is always outstanding. Make reservations ahead and prepare yourself for a simply delightful and...More

Thank myredjeep
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Really? Arrived 15 mins early! The girl looked at her phone and said “we will seat you in 15 mins” several tables available! I looked at her like she had three heads! She seated within the 15 mins. We each ordered the half portion Gamberetti...More

Thank LisaOVA
Fulton F, Public Relations Manager at Fulton Five, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

We are extremely apologetic you had a less than desirable experience. With certain reservations, given the ticket times with the kitchen/ double seating servers, sometimes an early seating is not always an option, which is understandably frustrating for customers but out of all hands. About...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018

There are many restaurants in Charleston to choose from, and I finally got around to this one. Nice change of pace! Very small intimate place. We had the blue cheese tortellini, which was very tasty, and the Grouper, very good! Of course good bread and...More

Thank wildcatgolf
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Visited this restaurant on short notice. We had no reservation, which is recommended but they got us right in. Very small but comfortable. Staff is great. Food was Fantastic the best Italian in this area. We could not ask for more. Wines, spirits and incidentals...More

Thank Pete B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Fulton St, Charleston, SC 29401-1920
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-853-5555
Fine dining Northern Italian restaurant located in Historic Downtown Charleston. Call for your reservation today! Charlestonians and tourists walk through the heart of the Historic District of Downtown Charleston and are immediately taken away by the aroma of pancetta and garlic in the air. Step through the doors of this hidden gem and local favorite of 25 years and be transported straight to Northern Italy.
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