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McCrady's Tavern

2 Unity Aly, Charleston, SC 29401-3009
+1 843-577-0025
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good16%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (80 reviews)
“beef tartare” (19 reviews)
“snapper” (27 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
2 Unity Aly, Charleston, SC 29401-3009
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a very cool restaurant. The service was spectacular. I had the cheese plate as I was not prepared for the heat of Charleston and wanted a lite supper. My Husband loved the food. The wine list was very thoughtful. We had a bottle...More

Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were told this place is a Charleston favorite, and that the food was very good. I was not crazy about the atmosphere in the dining room. It just reminded me of the 70s and was not cozy. The bar looked like it might be...More

Thank FloridaCat1
Reviewed 1 week ago

this was pretentious with little substance. the food save for one item did not taste good. some of the flavors were downright awful. the only memorable thing about this meal was the overpriced bill. there were four of us and we love flavorful food. it...More

Thank marla s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fine food (noted for seafood), atmospheric setting, good wait staff. Located off Bay Street in historic district.

Thank doc2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner here Saturday. As always it was amazing! The food, drinks and staff are top notch. If you are visiting Charleston you can't go wrong here. p.s. Try the caviar and tater tots. Mmm!

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tucked away up a small alley off Bay Street McCrady's is a great place for brunch. Not easy to find though. They have a fake front on Bay St., but the real entrance is up a small alley to the left. Even then the very...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was tasty except my lobster stuffed with... frankly, I thought the menu said it was crab, but tasted like creamy risotto to me with no hint of crab. The lobster was cooked perfectly, but the stuffing was over-salted and much too rich for my...More

Thank Mah_Murrini
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love Charleston because of it's incredibly rich history, therefore, McCrady's Tavern was at the top of my list for a cocktail stop. George Washington partied here, so who am I to argue? We had some fun craft cocktails at the bar before heading out...More

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Down a little alley but huge inside; fortunately we had just finished a ghost tour so our guide delivered us to the door! Feels like being in a large wine cellar; could have been a little better luminated in places. Service was swift and the...More

Thank MariaTamworth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tavern concept is transformed for foodies here. Everything we had was presented exquisitely and meals were fantastic.

Thank ChillyWillie59
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21 October 2016|
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Response from Robert K | Reviewed this property |
Anything goes for lunch shorts and flip flops Dinner I would were long pants
9 February 2016|
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Response from Alex W |
No. We notified them in advance that we had an infant, and their manager got on the phone to tell us not to come.
Carl L
25 April 2015|
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Response from nic60760 | Reviewed this property |
Everything was a la carte.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
10:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
10:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Unity Aly, Charleston, SC 29401-3009
    (East Bay & Broad)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-577-0025
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