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Muse Restaurant & Wine Bar

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82 Society St, Apt A, Charleston, SC 29401-1431
+1 843-577-1102
17:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 02:00
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Richmond, Virginia
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127 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stumbled upon Muse by accident. We were looking for last minute reservations on a Saturday night for a group of 8 people in Charleston and that's a tall order. We were lucky to find a spot at Muse and they did not disappoint! Service was efficient, informative and friendly and the decor was historic and exactly what you want... More 

Thank Crystal D
New York City, New York
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A restaurant, warm, romantic, friendly and full of southern hospitality. Meal was terrific, plenty of menu options, very reasonable wine list. Ultra friendly service. Highly recommend. Only advice would be to do a upgrade. Especially bathrooms.

Thank Sean O
Baltimore, MD
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87 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're looking for a place that is different from the touristy places on E. Bay, try this lovely little restaurant on Society Street. So much charm and atmosphere! I had a salad with pickled shrimp added, and the fettucine. The chef accomodated my request to leave out the extra garlic! It was delicious! Very extensive wine list also. I... More 

Thank LMVCatonsville
New York
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207 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely setting in an old home. Great wine list, great food, great service. Grilled calamari, sea bass and melt in your mouth bolognese with fresh pasta. Highly recommend this charming restaurant

Thank Sallad13
Charleston, South Carolina
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41 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

My wife and I went to the restaurant for Valentine's Day Dinner. The restaurant is located in an older house on Society Street in Charleston. On Valentine's Day, the restaurant had a set menu so, we had a limited number of choices. I think when we made our reservation that this should have been communicated to us. I think that... More 

Thank Michael W
Summerville, South Carolina
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142 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

Having a mobility problem we were seated on the first floor in a lovely room. Our server, Kat, was pleasant. At first I was not happy with the prixfixe menu. There were enough choices and our dinner was delicious. The portions were perfect. I did take my dessert home. Wonderful night to spend with the man I love.

Thank Harriet R
Atlanta, Georgia
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Charming, excellent service, good food. Loved the atmosphere! I don't have any complaints. That said....if you have mobility issues, ask for a first floor table.

Thank Chris B
Atlanta, Georgia
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207 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

Enjoyed a nice meal with my daughter last night. Very slow time here in Charleston. As it was quiet, everyone was seated in the downstairs room. Pleasant, though the upstairs rooms are nicer. My daughter enjoyed her bouillabaisse. My steak was good. Not great. A bit chewy. My fries were limp. Waitress was very friendly. Nice wine list.

Thank newyorkdoll4
Charleston, South Carolina
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64 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

I want to start out by saying, this is a go-to locals spot in Charleston. The bar is a very cool hang-out place, wine selections are exactly spot-on and the bar tenders are great! Everyone that works here are great. Food is excellent, but I think it's time to close the doors for a week or 2 and get to... More 

Thank Swanie719
Charleston, South Carolina
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135 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

We were going to see a performance at the Sottile Theater and wanted a place within walking distance to go for dinner. We decided to try Muse. We didn't visit the bar, but it looked very cozy, perhaps to being a little on the small side. We ate on the second floor which is comprised of several small rooms. For... More 

Thank Laurie and Dave S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 39
Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 Society St, Apt A, Charleston, SC 29401-1431
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-577-1102

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?