The Darling Oyster Bar

The Darling Oyster Bar, 513 King Street, Charleston

About The Darling Oyster Bar
The Darling Oyster Bar
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Average Price: $30 and under
Cuisine: Seafood
Dress Code: Casual Dress
v 0.4 miles from Charleston center (as shown on map)
The Darling Oyster Bar is a casual seafood restaurant and raw bar. The Darling's menu features fresh seafood and creative ingredients, served with an approachable style. The Darling Oyster Bar’s atmosphere promotes comfortable hospitality; with a lively, neighborhood feel.

Anchoring The Darling Oyster Bar is a stunning raw bar showcasing fresh, made-to-order seafood. Guests can enjoy the lively raw bar scene while overlooking historic King Street from The Darling’s iconic storefront. The Darling raw bar also offers full service dining.

Located in the heart of Upper King Street, The Darling Oyster Bar is housed in a 115-year old historic building that enjoys a storied past. A mix of the original 1900’s reclaimed wood, whole exposed brick walls, classic tile, antique molding, and nautical theme combine to create a setting that is all at once convivial, charming, and comfortable.

The Darling Oyster Bar Customer Reviews

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Exceptional (5 out of 5)

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Exceptional - 5 out of 5

Fred Mon, 18 December 2017

Liked: Oysters.

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The Darling Oyster Bar is #53 of 843 things to do in Charleston

4 of 5 stars4 out of 5
By: Lee P, Burtonsville, Maryland, United States
Wed 10 Nov, 2021
l Do a reservation for dinner, this restaurant/bar is extremely popular. We sat at the bar where you could order from the whole menu. The bartenders were very friendly and extremely attentive to our...

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2 of 5 stars2 out of 5
By: Sightseer18054623328
Wed 27 Oct, 2021
l Well appointed restaurant but so dark you couldn?t see the menu. Food was marginal in comparison to other establishments. The creole shrimp was not very good. Chicken sandwich was large hot and...

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5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: 394jeaniner
Tue 5 Oct, 2021
l I was recently here for brunch with a group of 11 women celebrating several of our birthdays. The staff was extremely attentive and accommodating. They even sat us earlier than our reservation when...

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The Darling Oyster Bar 513 King Street, Charleston