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Oyster House

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
35 S Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-2002
+1 843-723-1151
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (346 reviews)
“hush puppies” (102 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
35 S Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-2002
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We enjoyed our server, Brock. He provided exceptional service on Dec. 6, 2018. The food was good. Great location in Charleston!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Heiress2231
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Don’t miss this gem in the heart of downtown! Especially Happy Hour!!! The oysters are amazing, the price is definitely right & the service is excellent... I’m a local and it’s my go to place for oysters on the half shell. Don’t miss it y’all!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank uscgrannie
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Brock was our server. He confirmed our menu choices and brought us the now-not-so-secret recipe for praline butter. Impeccable service, excellent food, zero noise factor, perfect ambience: decor restful and interesting for locale, music level just right. Recommend starting with the hush puppies (there’s your...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank juliebG169XF
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a wonderful evening! Food was amazing and the service was excellent! Brock was our server and he took very good care of us! Will definitely be returning!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kmcdowell91011
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Oyster House is an amazing place to eat!! Love Charleston and love this restaurant! Our server Brock was excellent!! Very polite, attentive and a delight to have serving us!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tabjohn
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Brock was an excellent proficient and attentive waiter. Our food and drinks came out exactly how specified! He was courteous and had a great personality! Reminded me of my son. Best wishes Brock!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank KevandTiff
Reviewed 6 days ago

I love Charleston but had never been to Oyster House before. We went based on a local's suggestion and definitely will be going back! Our waiter, Brock, was spot on with his recommendations and he just oozed with charm! The food was amazing, Brock was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank hillaryj843
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food was very good, but the service was amazing! We had the nicest young man taking care of us...Brock I believe was his name. He said he was new, but you sure couldn't tell it. He gave us good recommendations (shrimp & grits...super yummy!)...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank juno1965
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a few out-of-town clients to dinner and we were all quite impressed. The food was amazing and the service was A+. Our waiter, Brock, recommended the Oysters Rockefeller and it was a huge hit! Drinks were great too. I will definitely return when I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DrJulzinSC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

ive been to oyster house a few times and i’ve always had a great time. the bartender brittany always gives amazing service,makes great drinks and is awesome to talk to. she even remembered what i drink after only coming in once or twice! she makes...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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6 July 2017|
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Response from zzz08 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, no we walked in but it was early and not too crowded. Call ahead and ask as it looks like a place that can get crowded in the evening and weekends. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 S Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-2002 (Formerly A W Shucks Seafood Restaurant & Oyster Bar)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-723-1151
Oyster House features fresh local seafood and a cocktail menu to match. Join us in the heart of Historic Downtown Charleston!
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