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Olde Towne Grill & Seafood

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229 King St, Charleston, SC 29401-3101
+1 843-723-8170
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North Caldwell, New Jersey
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

King Street is closed to traffic on the second Sunday of each month. We happened to be in town at that time. People watching, street musicians, restaurants with tables on the street. Stopped at Olde Towne Grill for lunch.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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59 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was fast and friendly. Food was good and quick to come out considering the amount of people being served. They were super busy: packed inside and at the outdoor tables. One person in our group had a burger and said that it was the best burger they had eaten in their life.

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Avon, Connecticut
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148 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had gyros and fries that were really good, service outstanding. Husband had crab cake sandwich that he is still talking about. They say they are the oldest family restaurant in Charleston and it's easy to see why they are so successful.

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Thank travelgalAvon
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

The chicken was inedible, undercooked and looked like it was just thrown on the plate. The server was unfriendly and appeared like she hated her job. I recommend skipping this place.

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2 Thank Brian W
Charlotte, North Carolina
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43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

All the wines are Greek. We stopped in for a drink while we waited on people. Charming restaurant and very friendly staff.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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432 reviews
301 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We had to go to the Market area so we wanted a good lunch away from the tourist traps. We remembered Olde Towne which has been here for many years. You'll see the Greek Chickens turning on the rotisserie in the front window as you pass by. The atmosphere is very laid back. Michael was our server and he did... More 

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Thank Terrie J
Philadelphia
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80 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

The food here is very "home cooking." I ordered the grilled shrimp. The salad and soup (chicken) were good, the shrimp was good. It's not difficult to grill shrimp. I ordered the greek potatoes and they were okay. Probably my least favorite of the meal. The decor is also rustic.

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Thank lucero65
Thunder Bay, Canada
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We drove to Charleston on a day trip while visiting Myrtle Beach. It was our first time being to Charleston and we experienced the best food we've had on our whole trip. We were exploring the market and happened upon this little gem of a restaurant as we're looking for a place to sit down and eat. We were reluctant... More 

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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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140 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I just can't see how this place has been in business for so long. Last night was my first trip and I won't go back. I'm in town with my sister, nephew, and mother and we decided to eat there. We arrived around 7 pm. There were only about 3 tables with people at them. The waitress came to our... More 

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Woodstock, IL
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105 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is a small, casual bar/restaurant downtown in Charleston. The waiter was friendly and efficient. The food is tasty in a nice pub atmosphere.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 12
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 King St, Charleston, SC 29401-3101
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-723-8170

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