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171 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2126
+1 843-722-9200
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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171 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2126
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been to Blossom a number of times and they consistently deliver on excellent fresh cuisine and superior service. I love their complimentary fresh bread and olive oil.

Thank FSUMarley
Reviewed 4 days ago

this is a wonderful place to meet for business or for pleasure.Happy Hour is warm and friendly and the choice of cocktails and wine is extensive. The Bartender knew just the right selections to recommend and the appetizers were enough for a small meal. Lots...More

Thank sarahrichardson2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten here a few times but the food is not consistently good. The last time I ate here and had the shrimp and grits the portion size was larger. This time, I felt the portion was smaller and not worth the price. When...More

Thank thewickett
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family recently visited Charleston and had an amazing dinner at Blossom. I had the catfish over grits and the grits were the best I've ever had. My husband enjoyed the scallops and loved them. The dishes were creative and delicious! I highly recommend Blossom.

Thank cmf_franklin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rarely chose to eat out on a weekend but, sometimes there is no choice. Service was SLOW... waitress was great... but! One meal bad... sent back and it was returned worse than first received; another meal disappointing; 2 (both salmon) were good. With the many...More

Thank TigerSouthCarolina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first full meal in Charleston during a recent trip in December 2017, and it was a lovely restaurant experience. The fried green tomatoes with pimiento cheese and tomato jam were a highlight. My seafood plate was delicious and the grits were amazing....More

Thank Kristi J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After reviewing the menu online, our goal was to arrive hungry so we purposely skipped lunch. Hard to do when you are in such a great food city. It was dark, and the soft glow from the tabletop candles made for a nice welcome. The...More

Thank llpupa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in town for a destination wedding & I needed to find a restaurant to accommodate our group of 15. Blossom said they would be glad to have us & at the time we requested. Everyone loved their food & the service was exceptional....More

Thank Debbie K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every visit to Charleston, we like to eat head to Blossom's for lunch. You can always count on the food and staff to great.

Thank DNP2112
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived very late afternoon in Charleston and checked out the restaurants as we took a walk around the French quarter. Blossom was one of the first we looked at and liked. After checking out the menus of many more we returned to Blossom and...More

Thank lynne2016614
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6 July 2017|
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Response from mwpyle | Reviewed this property |
I believe is Has children's offerings, but not a separate menu
Jeannie A
30 June 2017|
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Response from elcnc17 | Reviewed this property |
The parking lot next to the restaurant is available for free parking but not during certain hours. Part of the time it is bank parking only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 171 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2126
    (Located between Queen & Cumberland Streets)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-722-9200
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Blossom, located on historic East Bay Street in downtown Charleston, S.C serves American cuisine highlighting the Lowcountry’s best seafood. Executive chef Adam Close and his team offer simple, clean dishes, featuring local, seasonal ingredients sourced from area fishermen and farmers, such as Jumbo Lump Crab Tostadas with corn relish, avocado mousse, and sweet chili sauce; Seared Scallops with bacon & fingerling potato ragout, garlic spinach, and brown butter vinaigrette; and pan roasted Mahi Mahi with rock shrimp, creamy rice pirloo, and tomato butter. Open for lunch on Monday through Saturday, dinner nightly, and Sunday brunch, Blossom also offers seating on its charming patio.
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