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

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 #64 of 834 things to do in Charleston

4 of 5 stars4 out of 5
By: Guineaman, Daniel Island, South Carolina
Sun 19 Jul, 2020
l We had quite a nice brunch at the Darling today. We hadn?t been there since COVID-19 hit us, and we were glad to see on Facebook that they were open for Sunday brunch. My wife had the crab cake...

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5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: Nigerdave, Cazenovia, New York
Wed 15 Jul, 2020
l We sat at the oyster bar and ate a lot of oysters. Their house oyster, the James River oyster, was $1 each during happy hour and we took advantage of that. We tried the other oysters that were as...

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5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: RobertH551, Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
Mon 13 Jul, 2020
l This goes down as one of my top restaurants ever! Started with excellent service and really mean top notch. Our server was Chris. He was so good! Not just attentive to every detail but really knew...

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The Darling Oyster Bar 513 King Street, Charleston