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Hyman's Seafood

215 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3107
+1 843-723-6000
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“hush puppies” (1,033 reviews)
“seafood” (1,104 reviews)
“carolina delight” (185 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Seafood, Fast food, Gluten Free Options
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215 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3107
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We are staying a few doors down from Hyman’s and after spending half of the day in the car, we wanted something close, fresh and which contained seafood. Hyman’s was perfect! Ari was greeting everyone at their tables, which is just a nice touch. Not...More

Thank SoMuchToSeeOutThere
Reviewed yesterday

We got in immediately with no wait at all and were seated next to a window with a view of the street. Our crispy whole flounder, fried oysters, hush puppies and fried green tomato appetizer were wonderful! Our top-shelf margaritas were also perfect. Both of...More

Thank grannyrite
Reviewed 2 days ago

The female bartender was really knowledgeable! The food was really good... I got the fried fish with bones along with their mac and cheese and biscuit. All the food was really delicious. I sat at the bar and had good conversation with some other tourists....More

Thank zappsfriend
Reviewed 2 days ago

I'm a huge seafood lover. I was totally able to get my "fix". Hubby got a chicken dish which he enjoyed as well. Drinks were good and we had a coupon for their signature appetizer.. Too full for desert - but the hush puppies were...More

Thank Marilyn A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Hyman's Seafood Restaurant in Charleston South Carolina is a true Delight. Upon being a recommended to us by a family friend, we made a decision to eat dinner at one of the best downtown seafood restaurants you could ever find in Charleston South Carolina... it...More

Thank George V
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were in town for a basketball tournament and were told to definitely try Hyman's. Glad we did. We had about a 20 minute wait, but they brought out hot hush puppies while we waited. Scrumptious! Probably the best I've ever had. Could have made...More

Thank kdharr72
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was some fine Sea Food and better service. The owner came out and visited around with all of us. Fun and Food is hard to beat.

Thank TennaSea
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went to Hymans for a good seafood meal. Never been disappointed. Always great food and great service.

Thank jeannettec498
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It's a bit tourist trappy but it's fun, the good is good and the waiters are super friendly. What else could you ask for?

Thank Jason T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Ok so everyone had said this is the place to eat seafood. It was ok at best. I wouldn’t go back however it’s an institution so don’t not try it. When you come from Australia and you have an abundance of amazing seafood, it’s always...More

Thank KingofCoogee
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Questions & Answers
31 March 2017|
Response from Lovestotravel5272 | Reviewed this property |
We were offered but declined...dieting
Jim T
29 August 2016|
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Response from Vonya J | Reviewed this property |
Not sure I'm not a seafood eater so I didn't look at any seafood dishes
9 August 2016|
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Response from Monica S | Reviewed this property |
There is always a wait to dine here. But, fortunately it goes by quickly. There is a cool bar to wait, and fun inspirational cards to entertain everyone in your party!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3107
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-723-6000
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The HYMANS have been at the same location for over 126 years starting out as a Wholesale dry goods store then changing to HYMANS SEAFOOD AND AARON'S DELI in 1987. The HYMANS commitment to guaranteed customer satisfaction is the reason that HYMANS SEAFOOD is now a Charleston landmark.Hymans Half Shell offers fresh oysters and great happy hour specials daily. Fresh LOCAL fish specials daily, delivered straight off of our coast. If there is ever a problem, please notify one of the family members that are in the building at all times.
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